Review: Tristan & Yseult (Kneehigh at Chicago Shakespeare)

Andrew Durand and Carly Bawden star in Kneehigh's "Tristan & Yseult" by Carl Grose and Anne Maria Murphy, adapted and directed by Emma Rice, playing through April 13 at Chicago Shakespeare Theater. (photo credit: Steve Tanner)        
      
Tristan & Yseult

Written by Carl Grose and Anne Maria Murphy
Adapted and Directed by Emma Rice
at Chicago Shakespeare, Navy Pier (map)
thru April 13  |  tickets: $60-$70   |  more info
       
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Review: Peter and the Starcatcher (Broadway in Chicago)

Joey deBettencourt and Megan Stern star in Broadway in Chicago's "Peter and the Starcatcher" by Rick Elice, directed by Roger Rees and Alex Timbers. (photo credit: Jenny Anderson)

       
      
Peter and the Starcatcher

Written by Rick Elice
Directed by Roger Rees and Alex Timbers
Bank of America Theatre, 18 W. Monroe (map)
thru April 13  |  tickets: $18-$85   |  more info
       
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Review: The Jewels (TUTA Theatre Chicago)

Lauren Demerath stars in the world premiere of TUTA Theatre Chicago's "The Jewels," adapted and directed by Kirk Anderson. (photo credit: Anthony La Penna)        
      
The Jewels

Adapted and Directed by Kirk Anderson
Based on the short story by Guy de Maupassant
DCASE Storefront Theatre, 66 E. Randolph (map)
thru April 27  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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Review: Folk Bound (Duplicity Ensemble)

Amy Rapp and Chelsea Angeletti star in Duplicity Ensemble's world premiere "Folk Bound" by Anne Walaszek, music by Pamela Maurer, directed and conceived by Nathan Wonder.        
        

  
Folk Bound

 

Written by Anne Walaszek
Original music by Pamela Maurer  
Conceived and Directed by Nathan Wonder 
at Zoo Studios, 4001 N. Ravenswood (map)
thru April 19  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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Review: Seven Homeless Mammoths Wander New England (Theater Wit)

Susaan Jamshidi stars in Theater Wit's "Seven Homeless Mammoths Wander New England" by Madeleine George, directed by Jeremy Wechsler. (photo credit: Charles Osgood)        
      
Seven Homeless Mammoths
   Wander New England

Written by Madeleine George 
Directed by Jeremy Wechsler
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru May 17  |  tickets: $20-$36   |  more info
       
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Review: Saturday Night / Sunday Morning (Prologue Theatre)

Kyra Morris and Krenée A. Tolson star in Prologue Theatre's "Saturday Night/Sunday Morning" by Katori Hall, directed by TaRon Patton. (photo credit: Joel Moorman)

       
      
Saturday Night /
   Sunday Morning

Written by Katori Hall 
Directed by TaRon Patton
at Steppenwolf Garage, 1624 N. Halsted (map)
thru April 19  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: The Wild (Walkabout Theater)

McCambridge Dowd-Whipple, Nigel Brown, Paul Scudder, Kendra Miller, Cooper Forsman and Al Evangelista star in Walkabout Theater's world premiere of "The Wild", created by the ensemble and directed by Thom Pasculli. (photo credit: Joel Moorman)       
      
The Wild

Written by The Wild ensemble 
Directed by Thom Pasculli
at Steppenwolf Garage, 1624 N. Halsted (map)
thru April 20  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: reWILDing Genius (The New Colony)

Stephanie Shum and Will Cavedo star in The New Colony's "reWILDing Genius" by Andrew Hobgood and Megan Johns, directed by Andrew Hobgood. (photo credit: Joel Moorman)        
      
reWILDing Genius

By Andrew Hobgood and Megan Johns  
Directed by Andrew Hobgood
at Steppenwolf Garage, 1624 N. Halsted (map)
thru April 20  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: Songs from an Unmade Bed (Pride Films and Plays)

Kevin Webb and Jordan Phelps star in Pride Films and Plays' "Songs from an Unmade Bed", lyrics by Mark Campbell, directed by Derek Van Barham.        
      
Songs from an Unmade Bed

Lyrics by Mark Campbell  
Directed by Derek Van Barham
at Apollo Studio Theater, 2540 N. Lincoln (map)
thru April 27  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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Review: Good Boys and True (Raven Theatre)

Karl Potthoff and Maggie Cain star in Raven Theatre's "Good Boys and True" by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, directed by Cody Estle. (photo credit: Dean La Prairie)        
      
Good Boys and True

Written by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa
Directed by Cody Estle 
at Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark (map)
thru May 3  |  tickets: $15-$36   |  more info
       
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Review: Road Show (Chicago Shakespeare Theater)

Michael Aaron Lindner, Anne Gunn, Andrew Rothenberg and Derek Hasenstab star in Chicago Shakespeare's "Road Show" by Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman, directed by Gary Griffin. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)        
      
Road Show

Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim  
Book by John Weidman
Directed by Gary Griffin
Chicago Shakespeare at Navy Pier (map)
thru May 4  |  tickets: $48-$68   |  more info
       
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Review: Passion (Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre)

Dani Smith stars as Fosca in Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre's "Passion" by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine, directed by Fred Anzevino. (photo credit: Adam Venness)        
      
Passion

Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim 
Book by James Lapine 
Directed by Fred Anzevino
at No Exit Café, 6970 N. Glenwood (map)
thru April 27  |  tickets: $34-$39   |  more info
       
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