Review: Venus in Fur (Goodman Theatre)

Amanda Drinkall and Rufus Collins star as Vanda and Thomas in Goodman Theatre's "Venus in Fur" by David Ives, directed by Joanie Schultz. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)       
      
Venus in Fur

Written by David Ives
Directed by Joanie Schultz 
Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru April 13  |  tickets: $25-$86   |  more info
       
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March 23, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: American Myth (American Blues Theater)

Mick Weber stars in American Blues Theater's "American Myth" by Christina Gorman, directed by Steve Scott. (photo credit: Johnny Knight)        
      
American Myth

Written by Christina Gorman  
Directed by Steve Scott
at Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru April 6  |  tickets: $29-$39   |  more info
       
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Review: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Broadway in Chicago)

Ryan Williams stars as Pharoah in Broadway in Chicago's "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, directed by Andy Blankenbuehler. (photo credit: Daniel A. Swalec)        
      
Joseph and the Amazing
    Technicolor Dreamcoat

By Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice  
Directed by Andy Blankenbuehler
Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W. Randolph (map)
thru April 6  |  tickets: $18-$115   |  more info
       
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Review: Water by the Spoonful (Court Theatre)

Daniel Cantor and Charin Alvarez star in Court Theatre's "Water by the Spoonful" by Quiara Alegría Hudes, directed by Henry Godinez. (photo credit: Michael Brosillow)        
      
Water by the Spoonful

Written by Quiara Alegría Hudes 
Directed by Henry Godinez
at Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis (map)
thru April 6  |  tickets: $45-$65   |  more info
       
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Review: 44 Ways to End Your Sex Life (Redtwist Theatre)

Nike Mikula and Sarah Sapperstein star in "44 Ways to End Your Sex Life" by Scott Woldman, directed by Jason Fleece. (photo credit: Jan Ellen Graves)        
      
44 Ways to End
        Your Sex Life

Written by Scott Woldman  
Directed by Jason Fleece
at Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru April 5  |  tickets: $15 (BYOB)   |  more info
       
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Review: Ghost Bike (Buzz22 Chicago)

Aurora Adachi-Winter stars as Ora in Buzz22 Chicago's "Ghost Bike" by Laura Jacqmin, directed by Sara Sawicki. (photo credit: Justin Barbin)        
      
Ghost Bike

Written by Laura Jacqmin
Directed by Sara Sawicki
at Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru April 6  |  tickets: $15-$20  |  more info
       
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Review: Darlin’ (Step Up Productions)

Elizabeth Birnkrant stars as Clem in Step Up Productions' world premiere of "Darlin'" by Joshua Rollins, directed by Ilesa Duncan. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)        
      
Darlin’

Written by Joshua Rollins 
Directed by Ilesa Duncan
at Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru April 13  |  tickets: $25-$30   |  more info
       
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Review: Dessa Rose (Bailiwick Chicago)

Harmony France and Jayson Brooks star in Bailiwick Chicago's "Dessa Rose" by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty, directed by Lili-Anne Brown. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Dessa Rose

Book and Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Music by Stephen Flaherty
Directed by Lili-Anne Brown  
Richard Christiansen Thtr, 2433 N. Lincoln (map)
thru April 5  |  tickets: $40   |  more info
       
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Review: Devil Land (UrbanTheater Chicago)

Tricia Rodriguez stars as Destiny in UbanTheater Chicago's world premiere of "Devil Land" by Desi Moreno-Penson, directed by Hank Hilbert. (photo credit: Anthony Aicardi)        
      
Devil Land

Written by Desi Moreno-Penson
Directed by Hank Hilbert
UrbanTheater Chicago, 2628 W. Division (map)
thru April 6  |  tickets: $10-$20   |  more info
       
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Review: LoveTaps (Chicago Tap Theatre)

Chicago Tap Theatre presents the world premiere of "LoveTaps" by Marc Kelly Smith, Andrew Edwards and Mark Yonally, directed by Harrison McEldowney. (photo credit: Josh Hawkins)        
      
LoveTaps

Written by Marc Kelly Smith
Choreographed by Mark Yonally
Directed by Harrison McEldowney
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru March 23  |  tickets: $22-$35   |  more info
       
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Review: Best Beloved, The Just So Stories (Forks & Hope Ensemble)

Christian Stokes, Kelsey Shipley and Suzanna Ziko star in the world premiere of Forks & Hope Ensemble's "Best Beloved: The Just So Stories," directed by Josh Sobel. (photo credit: Tom McGrath)        
      
Best Beloved:
   The Just So Stories

Based on the book by Rudyard Kipling
Directed by Josh Sobel  
at Strawdog’s Hugen Hall, 3829 N. Broadway (map)
thru April 1  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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Review: A Tale of Two Cities (Lifeline Theatre)

John Henry Roberts stars in Lifeline Theatre's new adaption of Charles Dickens' "A Tale of Two Cities" by Christopher M. Walsh, directed by Elise Kauzlaric. (photo credit: Suzanne Plunkett)        
      
A Tale of Two Cities

Adapted by Christopher M. Walsh  
  from the novel by Charles Dickens 
Directed by Elise Kauzlaric
at Lifeline Theatre, 6912 N. Glenwood (map)
thru April 6   |  tickets: $20-$40   |  more info
       
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