Review: Bette, Live at the Continental Baths (Hell in a Handbag Productions)

  Caitlin Jackson stars as Bette Midler in Hell in a Handbag's "Bette, Live at the Continental Baths," directed by Christopher Pazdernik. (photo credit: Rick Aguilar) 

           
Bette, Live at the
     Continental Baths
 

Directed by Christopher Pazdernik
at Mary’s Attic, 5400 N. Clark (map)
thru Aug 21 | tickets $22 | more info
       
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Review: A Perfect Ganesh (Eclipse Theatre)

Phil Higgins, Elaine Carlson, Jeannie Affelder and Michael Allen Harris star in Eclipse Theatre's " Perfect Ganesh" by Terrence McNally, directed by Steven Fedoruk. (photo credit: Scott Dray)   

       

     
      
A Perfect Ganesh

Written by Terrence McNally  
Directed by Steven Fedoruk
Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru Aug 23   |  tickets: $20-$30   |  more info
       
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Review: Feast (Albany Park Theater Project, 2015)

Gustavo Duran, Hector Velazquez, Paolo Rico and Jeremy Sebastian in Albany Park Theater Project's "Feast," directed by David Feiner, Mikhail Fiksel, Halena Kays, Stephanie Paul, Maggie Popadiak and Rosanna Rodriguez Sanchez. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)

         
      
Feast

Written by the Albany Park ensemble 
Directed by David Feiner, Mikhail Fiksel,
   Halena Kays, Stephanie Paul, Maggie Popadiak,
   and Rosanna Rodriguez Sanchez
at Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru Aug 16  |  tickets: $10-$15   |  more info
       
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Review: [title of show] (The Brown Paper Box Company)

Matt Frye stars as Hunter in The Brown Paper Box Co's "title of show" by Jeff Bowen and Hunter Bell, directed by M. William Panek. (photo credit: C.B. Lindsey)    

         
      
[title of show]

Written by Jeff Bowen and Hunter Bell
Directed by M. William Panek
at Rivendell Theatre, 5779 N. Ridge (map)
thru Aug 16  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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Review: Anne of Green Gables (Provision Theater)

Mike Rogalski and Mary-Margaret Roberts star in Provision Theater's "Anne of Green Gables", adapted and directed by Timothy Gregory. (photo credit: Simon Sorin)       
      

Anne of Green Gables

Adapted and Directed by Timothy Gregory 
at Provision Theater, 1001 W. Roosevelt (map)
thru Aug 2  |  tickets: $10-$15   |  more info
       
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Review: Kinky Boots (Broadway in Chicago, 2015)

Kyle Taylor Parker stars as Lola in Broadway in Chicago's "Kinky Boots" by Cyndi Lauper and Harvey Fierstein, directed by Jerry Mitchell. (photo credit: Matthew Murphy)        
      
   

Kinky Boots

By Cyndi Lauper (score), Harvey Fierstein (book) 
Directed and Choreographed by Jerry Mitchell
Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W. Randolph (map)
thru July 26  |  tickets: $25-$108   |  more info
       
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Review: Grand Concourse (Steppenwolf Theatre)

Brittany Uomoleale and Mariann Mayberry star in Steppenwolf Theatre's "Grand Concourse" by Heidi Schreck, directed by Yasen Peyankov. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)            
       
Grand Concourse 

Written by Heidi Schreck
Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru Aug 30 | tix: $20-$89 | more info
       
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Review: Good People (Redtwist Theatre)

Jacqueline Grandt and Aaron Kirby star as Margie and Stevie in Redtwist Theatre's "Good People" by David Lindsay-Abaire, directed by Matt Hawkins. (photo credit: Jan Ellen Graves)                  

  

Good People

Written by David Lindsay-Abaire
Directed by Matt Hawkins 
at Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru Aug 23   |  tickets: $30-$35   |  more info
       
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Review: The Birds (Griffin Theatre)

Keith Neagle and Jodi Kingsley star in Griffin Theatre's "The Birds" by Conor McPherson, directed by Kevin Kingston. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)       
   

        
The Birds

Written by Conor McPherson  
Directed by Kevin Kingston  
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru July 19  |  tickets: $35   |  more info
       
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Review: Summer Series (Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, 2015)

Ana Lopez and Andrew Murdock in Hubbard Street Dance's "Still in Motion", choreographed by Alejandro Cerrudo. (photo credit: Todd Rosenberg)        
      
   

Summer Series

Choreographed by Alejandro Cerrudo  
Artistic Director: Glenn Edgerton  
at Harris Theater, 205 E. Randolph (map)
thru June 14  |  tickets: $52-$94   |  more info
       
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Review: The Secret Garden (Court Theatre)

Tori Whaples and Elizabeth Ledo star in Court Theatre's "The Secret Garden" by Marsha Norman and Lucy Simon, directed by Charles Newell. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
The Secret Garden

Book and Lyrics by Marsha Norman 
Music by Lucy Simon  
Directed by Charles Newell
at Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis (map)
thru June 21  |  tickets: $45-$65   |  more info
       
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Review: Who Too (Right Brain Project)

JB Anderton, Lauren Baker, Tom McGrath, Charlesanne Rabensburg, Clint Worthington and Jennifer Roehm star in Right Brain Project's "Who Too" by Justin and McKenzie Gerber, directed by Joseph Ramski.        
      
Who Too

Written by Justin Gerber and McKenzie Gerber
Directed by Joseph Ramski 
at RBP Rorschach, 4001 N. Ravenswood (map)
thru June 21  |  tickets: $15-$20  |  more info
       
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June 5, 2015 | 1 Comment More