Category: Theatre at the Center

A stockingful of holiday shows in Chicago for 2016!

 

Ariana Burks stars as Clara in The Nutcracker, House Theatre Chicago 2Jason Groff stars as Charlie Brown in A Charlie Brown Christmas, Broadway ChicagoLisa Gaye Dixon as Ghost of Christmas Present in A Christmas Carol at Goodman TheatreFrancis Guinan and Travis Turner in Twist Your Dickens or Scrooge You, Second City Goodman TheatreErica Stephan stars as Irene Roth in Crazy for You, Drury Lane TheatreJoe Foust and Larry Yando in A Christmas Carol, Goodman Theatre

The Chicago theater community will again produce a wide array of Christmas and holiday plays, musicals, ballets and comedies in 2016, all designed to put you in a festive mood.  Find the entire list of holiday offerings below

November 30, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: The 39 Steps (Theatre at the Center)

Linda Gillum in The 39 Steps          
      
  

The 39 Steps

Adapted by Patrick Barlow
  from movie by Alfred Hitchcock
Theatre at the Center, Munster, IN (map)
thru March 20  |  tix: $40-$44  |  more info
       
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February 23, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Ring of Fire – The Music of Johnny Cash (Mercury Theater)

Malcolm Ruhl, Michael Monroe Goodman and Greg Hirte star in Mercury Theater and Theatre at the Center's "Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash," created by Richard Maltby, Jr., directed by Brian Russell. (photo credit: Brett Beiner)       
      
Ring of Fire

Created by Richard Maltby, Jr.
Conceived by William Meade
Mercury Theater, 3745 N. Southport (map)
thru Nov 1 |  tix: $25-$65  | more info
       
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September 1, 2015 | 1 Comment More

Review: The Beverly Hillbillies, the Musical (Theatre at the Center)

James Harms stars as Jed Clampett in Theatre at the Center's world premiere "The Beverly Hillbillies: the Musical" by David Rogers, Amanda Rogers and Gregg Opelka, directed by David Perkovich. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
The Beverly Hillbillies: 
    the Musical

Book by David Rogers and Amanda Rogers
Music and Lyrics by Gregg Opelka
Directed by David Perkovich  
at Theatre at the Center, Munster, IN (map)
thru Aug 10  |  tickets: $40-$44   |  more info
       
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August 3, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Ring of Fire, The Music of Johnny Cash (Theatre at the Center)

Kent Lewis and Cory Goodrich star in Theatre at the Center's "Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash," created by Richard Maltby, Jr., directed by Brian Russell. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Ring of Fire:
  The Music of Johnny Cash

Created by Richard Maltby, Jr.
Conceived by William Meade
Directed by Brian Russell  
at Theatre at the Center, Munster, IN (map)
thru March 30  |  tickets: $40-$44   |  more info
       
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March 8, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Godspell (Theatre at the Center)

Kathleen Gibson, Jim DeSelm and Liam Quealy star in Theatre at the Center's "Godspell" by Stephen Schwartz, directed by Stacey Flaster. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)       
      
Godspell 

Music and Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz 
Directed by Stacey Flaster  
at Theatre at the Center, Munster, IN (map)
thru Oct 20  |  tickets: $38-$42   |  more info
       
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September 24, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Theatre at the Center)

Frank Paul stars as Chip Berkowitzin in Theatre at the Center's "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" by William Finn and Rachel Sheinkin, directed by David Perkovich. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
       
The 25th Annual
   Putnam County Spelling Bee
 

Music and Lyrics by William Finn
Book by Rachel Sheinkin
Directed by David Perkovich
Theatre at the Center, Munster, IN (map)
thru Aug 18  |  tickets: $38-$42   |  more info
       
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August 2, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: 42nd Street (Theatre at the Center)

Paula Scrofano and Dale Benson star in Theatre at the Center's "42nd Street", directed by William Pullinsi. (photo credit: Johnny Knight)        
       
42nd Street  

By Harry Warren (music), Al Dubin (lyrics) 
Book by Michael Stewart and Mark Bramble
Directed by William Pullinsi 
Theatre at the Center, Munster, IN (map)
thru Oct 21  |  tickets: $38-$42   |  more info
       
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September 20, 2012 | 1 Comment More