Review: A History of Everything (Ontroerend Goed and Sydney Theatre, at Chicago Shakespeare)

Nathalie Verbeke of Ontroerend Goed - History of Everything, Chicago Shakespearein the American premiere of "A History of Everything", now playing in the Upstairs Theater at Chicago Shakespeare as part of CST's World's Stage Series. (photo credit: Brett Boardman)       
      
A History of Everything 

Created by Ontroerend Goed and Sydney Theatre
Directed by Alexander Devriendt
Text by Alexander Devriendt and Joeri Smet
at Chicago Shakespeare, Navy Pier (map)
thru June 3  |  tickets: $35-$45   |  more info
       
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May 28, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: Crooked (Rivendell Theatre)

Tara Mallen and Rae Gray in a scene from Rivendell Theatre's "Crooked" by Catherine Trieschmann, directed by Sandy Shinner. (photo credit: Mark Campbell Creative)       
      
Crooked

Written by Catherine Trieschmann  
Directed by Sandy Shinner 
at Rivendell Theatre, 5775 N. Ridge (map)
thru June 23  |  tickets: $28.50   |  more info
       
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May 27, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: Take Her to the Maco Lights (Prologue Theatre)

LaNisa Frederick and John Wehrman in Prologue Theatre's "Take Her See the Maco Lights" by Bekah Brunstetter, directed by Margo Gray. (photo credit: Tom McGrath)      
     
Take Her to See 
      the Maco Lights

Written by Bekah Brunstetter  
Directed by Margo Gray 
at Luna Central, 3914 N. Clark (map)
thru June 2  |  tickets: $16-$22   |  more info
       
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May 27, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: Romeo Juliet (The Hypocrites)

Walter Briggs as Romeo, in The Hypocrites' "Romeo Juliet", Sean Graney's adaptation from text of William Shakespeare and Felice Romani. (photo credit: Ryan Bourque)       
      
Romeo Juliet 

By William Shakespeare and Felice Romani
Adapted and Directed by Sean Graney 
at Chopin Theatre, 1543 W. Division (map)
thru July 1  |  tickets: $36   |  more info
       
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May 26, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: Night Just Before the Forest (Lake Como in Rome)

Kevin V. Smith, in Lake Como in Rome's "Night Just Before the Forest" by Bernard-Marie Koltès, directed by Elisabeth Barnick. (photo credit: Devron Enarson)      
     
Night Just Before the Forest

Written by Bernard-Marie Koltès 
Translated by Timothy Johns
Directed by Elisabeth Barnick
at Viaduct Theatre, 3111 N. Western (map)
thru June 16  |  tickets: $10-$20   |  more info
       
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May 26, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Jammer (Pine Box Theater)

Miguel Nunez and Josh Odor - The Jammer, Pine Box Theater Chicago       
      
The Jammer 

Written by Rolin Jones  
Directed by Vincent Teninty
Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru July 1  |  tickets: $28   |  more info
       
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May 26, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: Bombs, Babes and Bingo (Mortar Theatre)

Richard Perez and Stephanie Stroud in Mortar Theatre's "Bombs, Babes and Bingo" by Merri Biechler, directed by Rachel Edwards Harvith. (photo credit: Tom McGrath)       
      
Bombs, Babes and Bingo 

Written by Merri Biechler
Directed by Rachel Edwards Harvith  
at Luna Central, 3914 N. Clark (map)
thru June 17  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: Who Do We Think We Are? (Second City)

Holly Laurent and Katie Rich in Second City's "Who Do We Think We Are?", directed by Matt Hovde. (photo credit: Clayton Hauck)       
      
Who Do We Think We Are? 

By Mary Sohn, Katie Rich, Edgar Blackmon
     Tim Baltz, Holly Laurent and Steve Waltien
Directed by Matt Hovde  
Second City Mainstage, 1616 N. Wells (map) 
Open run  |  tickets: $23-$28   |  more info
       
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May 24, 2012 | 0 Comments More