Review: My Way – A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra (Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre)

Carl Herzog stars in Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre's "My Way: A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra", directed by Fred Anzevino, music-directed by Jeremy Ramey. (photo credit: Cody Jolly)         
      
My Way 

Conceived by Todd Olson, David Grapes
No Exit Café, 6970 N. Glenwood (map)
thru Jan 31  |  tix: $29-$34   |  more info
       
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December 23, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Dynamite Divas-A Tribute to Women of Soul (Black Ensemble Theater)

Shari Anderson stars as Aretha Franklin in Black Ensemble Theater's "Dynamite Divas" by Jackie Taylor, directed by Rueben D. Echoles. (photo credit: MIchael Brosilow)         
      

   
Dynamite Divas

Written by Jackie Taylor 
Black Ensemble Theater, 4450 N. Clark (map)
thru Jan 24  |  tix: $55-$65  |  more info
       
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December 22, 2015 | 1 Comment More

Review: The Nutcracker (Joffrey Ballet Chicago, 2015)

Hansol Jeong stars in Joffrey Ballet's "The Nutcracker," conceived and directed by Robert Joffrey. (photo credit: Cheryl Mann)         
 

       
The Nutcracker

Conceived & Directed by Robert Joffrey
Auditorium Theatre, 50 E. Congress (map)
thru Dec 27  |  tix: $35-$136  |  more info
       
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Review: Baritones Unbound (Royal George Theatre)

Nathan Gunn stars in Hershey Felder's "Baritones Unbound", created by Marc Kudisch, Merwin Foard, Jeff Mattsey and Timothy Splain; directed by David Dower. (photo credit: Chuck Osgood)     

        
      
Baritones Unbound

Created by Marc Kudisch, Merwin Foard,
    Jeff Mattsey and Timothy Splain
Royal George Theatre, 1641 N. Halsted (map)
thru Jan 3  |  tix: $60  |  more info
       
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December 18, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Domesticated (Steppenwolf Theatre)

Mary Beth Fisher and Tom Irwin star in Steppenwolf Theatre's "Domesticated," written and directed by Bruce Norris. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)          
      

    
Domesticated

Written & Directed by Bruce Norris
Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru Feb 7  |  tix: $20-$89  |  more info
       
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Review: The Orchestra (Akvavit Theatre)

Josiah Kumpost, Jim Poole, Ryan David Heywood, Steven Herson and Tony St. Clair star in Akvavit Theatre's "The Orchestra" by Okko Leo, directed by Brad Akin. (photo credit: Sooz Main)         
      
The Orchestra

Written by Okko Leo
at Rivendell Theatre, 5779 N. Ridge (map)
thru Jan 10  |  tix: $15-$20  |  more info
       
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December 17, 2015 | 0 Comments More

YouTube Hallelujah Chorus–Christmas food court flash mob

    

Mental Health Break

 

On Nov.13 2010 unsuspecting shoppers got a big surprise while enjoying their lunch at the Welland Seaway Mall, Ontario, Canada. Over 100 participants in this awesome Christmas Flash Mob, singing “Hallelujah Chorus” from George Handel’s Messiah.
Sung by members of the Chorus Niagara.

December 17, 2015 | 6 Comments More

Review: The Heir Apparent (Chicago Shakespeare Theater)

Cliff Saunders and Paxton Whitehead star in Chicago Shakespeare Theater's "The Heir Apparent" by David Ives, directed by John Rando. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)         
   

      
The Heir Apparent

Written by David Ives
Chicago Shakespeare, 800 E. Grand (map)
thru Jan 17  |  tix: $48-$88   |  more info
       
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December 16, 2015 | 0 Comments More