Category: 2013 Reviews

Review: Elegy (The Elegy Project @ Victory Gardens)

Iris Lieberman and Justin Leider star in "Elegy" by Ron Hirsen, directed by Dennis Zacek. (photo credit: Anthony Robert La Penna)        
      
Elegy

Written by Ron Hirsen
Directed by Dennis Zacek
Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Dec 1  |  tickets: $30-$48   |  more info
       
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November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Parsifal (Lyric Opera of Chicago)

Paul Groves, Daveda Karanas, Thomas Hampson and Kwangchul Youn star in Lyric Opera of Chicago's "Parsifal" by Richard Wagner, conducted by Sir Andrew Davis.        
      
Parsifal

Written by Richard Wagner 
Conducted by Sir Andrew Davis 
Directed by John Caird
Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker (map)
thru Nov 29  |  tickets: $34-$244   |  more info
       
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November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: I Wish to Apologize to the People of Illinois (The Agency Theater Collective)

James Munson as Edward R Vrdolyak and Sean Higgins as The Reporter in the world premiere of The Agency Theater Collective's "I Would Like to Apologize to the People of Illinois," written and directed by Tim Touhy and Andrew Gallant. (photo credit: Bill Richert)        
      
I Wish to Apologize
      to the People of Illinois

Written and Directed by Tim Touhy
      and Andrew Gallant
Flat Iron Arts Building, 1579 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru Dec 8  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review – Street Justice: Condition Red (Factory Theater)

Anthony Tournis and Colin Milroy star in Factory Theater's world premiere of "Street Justice: Condition Red," directed by Mike Ooi.        
      
Street Justice:
       Condition Red

Written by Anthony Touris and Colin Milroy  
Directed by Mike Ooi
at Prop Thtr, 3502 N. Elston (map)
thru Dec 14  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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November 14, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Wicked (Broadway in Chicago)

Jenn Gambatese and Alison Luff star as Glinda and Elphaba in Broadway in Chicago's "Wicked" by Stephen Schwartz and Winnie Holzman, directed by Joe Mantello. (photo credit: Joan Marcus)       
      
Wicked

Music and Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz 
Book by Winnie Holzman
Directed by Joe Mantello
at Oriental Theatre, 24 W. Randolph (map)
thru Dec 21  |  tickets: $40-$107   |  more info
       
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November 12, 2013 | 1 Comment More

Review: The Peacock (Jackalope Theatre)

The Peacock at Jackalope Theatre Chicago        
      
The Peacock

Written by Calamity West
Directed by Marti Lyons
at City Lit Theater, 1020 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru Dec 8  |  tickets: $10-$15   |  more info
       
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November 11, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Kate and Sam Are Not Breaking Up (The New Colony)

Stephanie Shum and Nick Delehanty star in The New Colony's "Kate and Sam Are Not Breaking Up" by Joel Kim Booster, directed by Sarah Gitenstein. (photo credit: Anne Peterson)        
      
Kate and Sam
   Are Not Breaking Up

Written by Joel Kim Booster  
Directed by Sarah Gitenstein
Flat Iron Arts Building, 1579 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru Dec 14  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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November 11, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Normal Heart (TimeLine Theatre)

David Cromer and Patrick Andrews star in TimeLine Theatre's "The Normal Heart" by Larry Kramer, directed by Nick Bowling. (photo credit: Lara Goetsch)        
      
The Normal Heart

Written by Larry Kramer
Directed by Nick Bowling
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru Dec 22  |  tickets: $37-$50   |  more info
       
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November 10, 2013 | 0 Comments More