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Review: Leveling Up (Steppenwolf Theatre)

Clancy McCartney in Steppenwolf Theatre's "Leveling Up" by Deborah Zoe Laufer, directed by Hallie Gordon. (photo credit: Emily Schwartz)        
      
Leveling Up

Written by Deborah Zoe Laufer
Directed by Hallie Gordon
at Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru March 15  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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March 8, 2014 | 1 Comment 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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Review: Love and Understanding (Redtwist Theatre)

Michael Woods and Stella Martin star in Redtwist Theatre's "Love and Understanding" by Joe Penhall, directed by Jaclynn Jutting. (photo credit: Jan Ellen Graves)        
      
Love and Understanding

Written by Joe Penhall
Directed by Jaclynn Jutting
at Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru March 24  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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Review: Three Soldiers for Sisters (Red Theater Chicago)

Victoria Alvarez-Chacon stars as Cookie in Red Theater's "Three Soldiers (for Sisters)," written and directed by Aaron Sawyer. (photo credit: Austin D. Oie)        
      
Three Soldiers
         (for Sisters)

Written and Directed by Aaron Sawyer  
at Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru March 23  |  tickets: $10-$20   |  more info
       
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Review: Rusalka (Lyric Opera of Chicago)

Ana Maria Martinez stars in Lyric Opera's "Rusalka" by Antonín Dvořák and Jaroslav Kvapil, directed by Sir David McVicar. (photo credit: Todd Rosenberg)        
      
Rusalka

Music by Antonín Dvořák

Libretto by Jaroslav Kvapil
Directed by Sir David McVicar
at Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker (map)
thru March 16  |  tickets: $69-$299   |  more info
       
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Review: Corpus Delicti (MadKap Productions)

Destiny Strothers and Matthew J. Lloyd star in MadKap Productions' "Corpus Delicti" by David Alex, directed by Wayne Mell.        
      
Corpus Delicti

Written by David Alex
Directed by Wayne Mell
at Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru March 23  |  tickets: $20-$35   |  more info
       
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Review: The People’s Return of Neverland (Quest Theatre Ensemble)

Jason Bowen stars as Hook in Quest Theatre's "The People's Return of Neverland" by Andrew Park and Scott Lamps, directed by Andrew Park. (photo credit: Braxton Black)        
      
The People’s Return
        of Neverland

Book and Lyrics by Andrew Park
Music by Scott Lamps  
Directed by Andrew Park
at The Blue Theater, 1609 W. Gregory (map)
thru March 30  |  tickets: FREE   |  more info
       
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Review: Cock (Profiles Theatre)

Christopher Sheard and Eleni Pappageorge star in Profile Theatre's "Cock" by Mike Bartlett, directed by Darrell W. Cox. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Cock

Written by Mike Bartlett  
Directed by Darrell W. Cox
at Profiles Theatre, 4139 N. Broadway (map)
thru June 29  |  tickets: $35-$40   |  more info
       
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Review: Mishap! (Akvavit Theatre)

Joe Giovannetti and Breahan Eve Pautsch star in Akvavit Theatre's "Mishap!" by Bjarni Jónsson, directed by Chad Eric Bergman. (photo credit: Sooz Main)        
      
Mishap!

Written by Bjarni Jónsson
Translated by Hilmar Ramos  
Directed by Chad Eric Bergman
at Side Project Theatre, 1439 W. Jarvis (map)
thru March 23  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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Review: Amadeus (BoHo Theatre)

Chris Ballou and Steve O'Connell star as Mozart and Salieri in BoHo Theatre's "Amadeus" by Peter Shaffer, directed by Peter Marston Sullivan. (photo credit: Peter Coombs)        
      
Amadeus

Written by Peter Shaffer 
Directed by Peter Marston Sullivan
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru March 16  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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February 28, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: A New Brain (Brown Paper Box Company)

Nick Shoda and Anna Schutz star in Brown Paper Box Company's "A New Brain" by William Finn and James Lapine, directed by M. William Panek. (photo credit: CB Lindsey)        
      
A New Brain

Written by William Finn and James Lapine  
Directed by M. William Panek  
at Rivendell Theatre, 5779 N. Ridge (map)
thru March 9  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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Review: Ain’t Misbehavin’ (Porchlight Music Theatre)

Lorenzo Rush, Jr. and Lina Wass star in Porchlight Music Theatre's "Ain't Misbehavin," directed and choreographed by Brenda Didier. (photo credit: Kelsey Jorissen)        
      
Ain’t Misbehavin’

Conceived by Murray Horwitz, Richard Maltby Jr.
Music by Thomas ‘Fats’ Waller 
Directed and Choreographed by Brenda Didier
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru March 9  |  tickets: $30-$44   |  more info
       
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