Review: Directions for Restoring the Apparently Dead (Pride Films and Plays)

Patrick Gannon and Patrick Rybarczyk star in Pride Films and Plays' world premiere of "Directions for Restoring the Apparently Dead" by Martin Casella, directed by David Zak. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Directions for Restoring
       the Apparently Dead

Written by Martin Casella
Directed by David Zak 
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru Nov 10  |  tickets: $20-$30   |  more info
       
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October 10, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Northanger Abbey (Remy Bumppo)

Greg Matthew Anderson and Sarah Price star in Remy Bumppo's "Northanger Abbey", adapted by Tim Luscombe, directed by Joanie Schultz. (photo credit: Johnny Knight)        
      
Northanger Abbey

Adapted by Tim Luscombe
From the novel by Jane Austen
Directed by Joanie Schultz 
at Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Nov 10  |  tickets: $42-$47   |  more info
       
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Review: Lydia (National Pastime Theater)

Nelson Rodriguez and Sindy Castro star in National Pastime Theater's "Lydia" by Octavio Solis, directed by Cecilie Keenan. (photo credit: Meghan Kransberger)        
      
Lydia

Written by Octavio Solis 
Directed by Cecilie Keenan
National Pastime Theater, 941 W. Lawrence (map)
thru Nov 9  |  tickets: $15-$25   |  more info
       
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Review: Gershwin’s Greatest Hits (Light Opera Works)

Martin L. Woods, Colette Todd and David Schlumpf star in Light Opera Works' "Gershwin's Greatest Hits", directed by George Andrew Wolff, music-directed by Valerie Maze. (photo credit: Chris Ocken)        
       
Gershwin’s Greatest Hits 

Music by George Gershwin 
Directed by George Andrew Wolff
at Nichols Concert Hall, Evanston (map)
thru Oct 13  |  tickets: $30-$60   |  more info
       
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Review: Cyrano de Bergerac (Chicago Shakespeare Theater)

Harry Groener stars as Cyrano in Chicago Shakespeare Theater's "Cyrano de Bergerac," adapted by Anthony Burgess, directed by Penny Metropulos. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)        
      
Cyrano de Bergerac

Written by Edmond Rostand
Translated and Adapted by Anthony Burgess
Directed by Penny Metropulos
Chicago Shakespeare Theater at Navy Pier (map)
thru Nov 10  |  tickets: $58-$78   |  more info
       
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Review: Motortown (Steep Theatre)

Alex Gillmor, Joel Reitsma and Kendra Thulin star in Steep Theatre's "Motortown" by Simon Stephens, directed by Robin Witt. (photo credit: Lee Miller)        
      
Motortown

Written by Simon Stephens  
Directed by Robin Witt
at Steep Theatre, 1115 W. Berwyn (map)
thru Nov 9  |  tickets: $20-$22   |  more info
       
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Review: Broadsword – A Heavy Metal Play (The Gift Theatre)

John Gawlik stars as Tony in The Gift Theatre's "Broadsword" by Marco Ramirez, directed by Keira Fromm. (photo credit: Joshua Longbrake)        
      
Broadsword:
    A Heavy Metal Play

Written by Marco Ramirez
Directed by Keira Fromm
at The Gift Theatre, 4802 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru Nov 24  |  tickets: $20-$30   |  more info
       
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Review: The Last Hand (Inglis Hall Productions)

Michael Lara and Jonah Winston star in Inglis Hall Productions' "The Last Hand" by Richard James Zieman, directed by Samuel G. Roberson. (photo credit: Anthony Robert La Penna)        
      
The Last Hand

Written by Richard James Zieman
Directed by Samuel G. Roberson  
at Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru Oct 20  |  tickets: $15-$25   |  more info
       
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Review: The Book of Spectres (Grey Ghost Theatre)

Tim Parker stars as Percy Bysshe Shelley in Grey Ghost Theatre's "The Book of Spectres", adapted by Evan Chung, directed by Amber Robinson. (photo credit: Alan Callaghan)        
      
The Book of Spectres

Translated and Adapted by Evan Chung
From the tales of Johann August Apel  
Directed by Amber Robinson
at Chicago Dramatists, 1105 W. Chicago (map)
thru Oct 20  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: Four Quartets (Mirovelle Partners at Provision Theater)

Mike Rogalski performs the 4 poems of T.S. Eliot's "Four Quartets", presented by Mirovelle Partners at Chicago's Provision Theater.        
      
Four Quartets

Written by T.S. Eliot  
Performed by Mike Rogalski
at Provision Theater, 1001 W. Roosevelt (map)
thru Oct 20  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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Review: Veronica’s Room (BoHo Theatre)

Amanda Jane Long stars in BoHo Theatre's "Veronica's Room"  by Ira Levin, directed by Charles Riffenburg. (photo credit: Peter Coombs)        
      
Veronica’s Room

Written by Ira Levin
Directed by Charles Riffenburg  
at Heartland Studio, 7016 N. Glenwood (map)
thru Oct 27  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: The Killer Angels (Lifeline Theatre)

Niall McGinty, Sean Sinitski, Chris Hainsworth, Michael McKeogh, Joe Flynn and Zach Livingston star in Lifeline Theatre's "The Killer Angels", adapted by Karen Tarjan, directed by Matt Miller. (photo by Suzanne Plunkett)        
      
The Killer Angels

Adapted by Karen Tarjan  
Based on novel by Michael Shaara
Directed by Matt Miller 
at Lifeline Theatre, 6912 N. Glenwood (map)
thru Oct 27  |  tickets: $40   |  more info
       
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