Category: About Face Theatre

Review: The Temperamentals (About Face Theatre)

Rob Lindley, Kyle Hatley and Lane Anthony Flores star in The Tempermentals, About Face Theatre           
      
   

The Temperamentals

Written by Jon Marans
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Feb 18  |  tix: $40  |  more info
       
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January 22, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: I Am My Own Wife (About Face Theatre)

Scott Duff and Delia Kropp star as Doug and Charlotte in I Am My Own Wife, About Face Theatre           
      
  

I Am My Own Wife

Written by Doug Wright
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Dec 10  |  tix: $20-$40  |  more info
       
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November 12, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Secretaries (About Face Theatre)

Sadieh Rifai and Meghan Reardon in The Secretaries, About Face           
 

        
The Secretaries 

By The Five Lesbian Brothers
Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru June 12  |  tix: $20-$35  |  more info
       
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May 19, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: after all the terrible things i do (About Face Theatre)

Lisa Tejero and Colin Sphar in after all the terrible things, About Face Theatre 6          
      
    

after all the terrible things i do

Written by A. Rey Pamatmat
Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Apr 10  |  tix: $25  |  more info
       
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March 28, 2016 | 1 Comment More

Review: Le Switch (About Face Theatre)

Stephen Cone and Collin Quinn Rice star in About Face Theatre's "Le Switch" by Philip Dawkins, directed by Stephen Brackett. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)          
      
   

Le Switch

Written by Philip Dawkins
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Feb 21  |  tix: $20-$35  | more info
       
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January 27, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Chicago’s Best Theater of 2015

 

Carmen Molina, Claudia DiBiccari, Mykele Callicutt, Paula Ramirez, Preston Tate Jr., Deanna Reed-Foster and James McGuire in Cold Basement Dramatics' "Heat Wave".Scott Danielson, Garrett Lutz and George Toles star in Kokandy Productions' "The Full Monty".Laura Osnes as and Steven Pasquale star in Lyric Opera's "Carousel" by Rodgers and Hammerstein.John Mahoney and Audrey Francis in Steppenwolf Theatre's "The Herd".Sarah Lynn Robinson, Anthony Whitaker and Greg Zawada in Porchlight's "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Form" by Steven Sondheim. Monica West, Kasey Foster and Emma Cadd in Lookingglass Theatre's "Moby Dick".Mariann Mayberry and Brittany Uomoleale star in Steppenwolf Theatre's "Grand Concourse".Steve Haggard and Karen Janes Woditsch star in Writers Theatre's "Doubt: A Parable".Charli Williams , Anna Dauzvardis, Katrina D.  Richard, Brandon Greenhouse, and Kevin Patterson star in Raven Theatre's "Direct from Death Row: The Scottsboro Boys".Bernard White and Nisi Sturgis in Goodman Theatre's "Disgraced".Rafael Davila and Bradley Smoak star in Lyric Opera of Chicago's "Bel Canto".Drury Lane Oakbrook presents "Billy Elliot: The Musical," music by Elton John.  Becca Savoy, Michael McKeough and Sandy Elias star in Griffin Theatre's "Pocatello".Larry Yando and Eva Louise Balistreiri star in Chicago Shakespeare's "The Tempest" by William Shakespeare.Matthew Sherbach and Armand Fields star in Northlight Theatre's "Charm".Brendan Connelly, Chris Schroeder and Brenda Scott Wlazlo star in Red Theater and Oracle Productions' "R + J: The Vineyard".Melanie Brezill and Patrick Budde star in Chicago Children’s Theatre’s "The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane." Colte Julian as Curly and Allison Sill as Laurey in Paramount Theatre's "Oklahoma!". Mike Nussbaum stars in TimeLine Theatre's "The Price" by Arthur Miller. Eunice Woods stars in American Theater Company's "The Project(s)" by PJ Paparelli and Joshua Jaeger.Luce Metrius and Ashley Neil star in A Red Orchid Theatre's "Red Handed Otter." Kelsey Brennan and Greg Matthew Anderson star in Remy Bumppo's "Travesties" by Tom Stoppard.Johanna McKenzie Miller and Alex Goodrich star in Northlight Theatre's "Shining Lives," directed by Jessica Thebus.Brian Parry and Jacqueline Grandt star in Redtwist Theatre's "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" by Edward Albee.Eileen Niccolai and Daniela Colucci star in The Shattered Globe's "The Rose Tattoo" by Tennessee Williams. , Shattered Globe Theatre, Brosilow

In a theater community as diverse and talented as Chicago’s, every aspect and genre of stage productions can be found throughout the city on a given week.  2015 was no exception to this fact, as one can see from our reviewers’ picks of the year’s greatest and most memorable works.

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December 31, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Methtacular! (About Face Theatre)

Steven Strafford in his one-man show METHTACULAR!, directed by Adam Fitzgerald, presented by About Face Theatre and Justin Brill. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Methtacular!

Written and Performed by Steven Strafford   
Directed by Adam Fitzgerald
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Sept 28  |  tickets: $20-$35   |  more info
       
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August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: We Three Lizas (About Face Theatre, 2013)

Mark David Kaplan, Bethany Thomas and Danielle Plisz star in About Face Theatre's "We Three Lizas" by Scott Bradley and Alan Schmuckler, directed by Scott Ferguson. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)       
      
We Three Lizas

Book and Lyrics by Scott Bradley
Music, additional lyrics by Alan Schmuckler
Directed by Scott Ferguson
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru Jan 5  |  tickets: $45   |  more info
       
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December 13, 2013 | 0 Comments More