Review: A Bright Room Called Day (Spartan Theatre)

Spartan Theatre presents "A Bright Room Called Day" by Tony Kushner, directed by Laura Elleseg.        
      
A Bright Room Called Day

Written by Tony Kushner  
Directed by Laura Elleseg
Chemically Imbalanced Theater, 1422 W. Irving (map)
thru Nov 23  |  tickets: $10-$20   |  more info
       
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November 13, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Great Expectations (Strawdog Theatre, 2014)

Cody Proctor and Mike Tepeli star in Strawdog Theatre's "Great Expectations," adapted by Gale Childs Daly from the Charles Dickens novel, directed by Jason W. Gerace. (photo credit: Kyle Hamman)        
      
Great Expectations

Adapted by Gale Childs Daly
from the novel by Charles Dickens  
Directed by Jason W. Gerace
at Strawdog Theatre, 3829 N. Broadway (map)
thru Dec 20  |  tickets: $28   |  more info
       
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November 12, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Watch on the Rhine (The Artistic Home)

Kathy Scambiatterra and Liam Dahlborn star in The Artistic Home's "Watch on the Rhine" by Lillian Hellman, directed by Cody Estle. (photo credit: Tim Knight)        
      
Watch on the Rhine

Written by Lillian Hellman
Directed by Cody Estle 
at The Artistic Home, 1376 W. Grand (map)
thru Nov. 16   |  tickets: $28-$32   |  more info
       
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November 9, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Welcome to America (Prologue Theatre)

Carrie Hardin stars as Christina in Prologue Theatre's "Welcome to America" by Lauren Lubow, directed by Shannon Fillion.  (photo credit: Elaine Bell)        
      
Welcome to America

Written by Lauren Lubow
Directed by Shannon Fillion
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Nov 16  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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November 7, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Animal Farm (Steppenwolf Theatre)

Matt Kahler and Will Allan star in Steppenwolf Theatre's "Animal Farm," adated from the George Orwell novel by Althos Low, directed by Hallie Gordon. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
  
Animal Farm

Adapted by Althos Low
Directed by Hallie Gordon
at Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru Nov 16  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: King Lear (Chicago Shakespeare Theater)

Larry Yando stars as Lear in Chicago Shakespeare's "King Lear" by William Shakespeare, directed by Barbara Gaines. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)   
        
      
King Lear

Written by William Shakespeare 
Directed by Barbara Gaines 
at Chicago Shakespeare, Navy Pier (map)
thru Nov 9  |  tickets: $48-$78   |  more info
       
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November 2, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Frozen on the Square, 1982 (Akvavit Theatre)

Bergen Anderson, Andrew Fortman and Dan Wilson star in Akvavit Theatre's "The Frozen on the Square (1982)" by Lucas Svensson, directed by Breahan Eve Pautsch. (photo credit: Sooz Main)        
      
The Frozen on the Square (1982)

Written by Lucas Svensson  
Directed by Breahan Eve Pautsch
at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru Nov 9  |  tickets: $15-$20  |  more info
       
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November 1, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Whatever We Want (Vivarium Theatre)

Alison Banowsky stars as Bug in Vivarium Theatre's premiere of "Whatever We Want", written and directed by Megan Johns. (photo credit: Matt Beard)      
      
      
Whatever We Want

Written and Directed by Megan Johns
at Heartland Studio, 7016 N. Glenwood (map)
thru Nov 8  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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November 1, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Both Your Houses (Remy Bumppo Theatre)

Chris Amos and Eliza Stoughton star in Remy Bumppo Theatre's "Both Your Houses" by Maxwell Anderson, directed by James Bohnen. (photo credit: Johnny Knight)        
      
Both Your Houses

Written by Maxwell Anderson
Directed by James Bohnen
at Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Nov 9   |  tickets: $47-$52   |  more info
       
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November 1, 2014 | 2 Comments More

Review: Bethany (The Gift Theatre)

James D. Farruggio and Hillary Clemens star in The Gift Theatre's "Bethany" by Laura Marks, directed by Marti Lyons. (photo credit: Claire Demos)        
      
Bethany

Written by Laura Marks  
Directed by Marti Lyons
The Gift Theatre, 4802 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru Nov 23  |  tickets: $20-$30   |  more info
       
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October 31, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Amazing Grace (Broadway in Chicago)

Josh Young stars as John Newton in Broadway in Chicago's world premiere "Amazing Grace" by Christopher Smith and Arthur Giron, directed by Gabriel Barre. (photo credit: Joan Marcus)        
      
Amazing Grace

By Christopher Smith (music, lyrics, book)
    and Arthur Giron ((book) 
Directed by Gabriel Barre
Bank of America Theatre, 18 W. Monroe (map)
thru Nov 2  |  tickets: $33-$100   |  more info
       
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October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Bingo’s Birthday (Emerald City Theatre)

Alissa Sherwood and George Booker star as Farmer Pickle and Farmer Tickle in Emerald City Theatre's "Bingo's Birthday," created and directed by Ernie Nolan. (photo credit: Tom McGrath)    
      
      
       
Bingo’s Birthday 

Written and Directed by Ernie Nolan
at Little Theatre, 2933 N. Southport (map)
thru Jan 4  |  tickets: $8-$15   |  more info
       
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October 27, 2014 | 0 Comments More