Review: South Pacific (Broadway in Chicago)

A scene from Rodgers and Hammerstein's "South Pacific", directed by Sarna Lapine.       
      
South Pacific 

By Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II
Co-Authored by Joshua Logan
Directed by Sarna Lapine
Cadillac Palace Thtr, 151 W. Randolph (map)
thru Feb 26  |  tickets: $18-$85   |  more info
       
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Review: A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Chicago Shakespeare)

Titania (Tracy Michelle Arnold) professes her love to the magically transformed Bottom (Ron Orbach) in CST Associate Artistic Director Gary Griffin's production of William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream, now playing at Chicago Shakespeare Theater. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)       
      
A Midsummer Night’s Dream 

Written by William Shakespeare  
Directed by Gary Griffin 
at Chicago Shakespeare, Navy Pier (map)
thru April 8  |  tickets: $44-$75   |  more info
       
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Review: Dating Walter Dante (Raven Theatre)

Kristin Collins as Laura Bakersfield and Jason Huysman as Walter Dante in Raven Theatre's "Dating Walter Dante" by Jon Steinhagen. (photo credit: Dean LaPrairie)       
      
Dating Walter Dante 

Written by Jon Steinhagen  
Directed by Cody Estle  
at Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark (map)
thru March 24  |  tickets: $30   |  more info
       
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Review: Crowded House (The State Theatre)

A scene from State Theatre Chicago's "Crowded House: An Explosion of Shakespeare's The Winter Tale".       
      
Crowded House 

Sparked by Taylor Bibat 
at Blue Line Lounge & Wicker Park Arts Center
thru Feb 18  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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Review: Orpheus Descending (Shattered Globe Theatre)

Eileen Niccolai as Lady Torrance and Joe Wiens as Val in a scene from Shattered Globe's "Orpheus Descending" by Tennessee Williams. (photo credit: Ashley Kamin)       
      
Orpheus Descending 

Written by Tennessee Williams 
Directed by Julieanne Ehre
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru March 11  |  tickets: $28-$34   |  more info
       
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Review: Unnecessary Farce (First Folio Theatre)

Joe Foust and Erin Noel Grennan - Unnecessary Farce, First Folio       
      
Unnecessary Farce 

Written by Paul Slade Smith
Directed by Alison C. Vesely  
Mayslake Peabody Estate, Oakbrook (map)
thru March 4  |  tickets: $30-$37   |  more info
       
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Review: The Foreigner (Provision Theater)

Rod Armentrout as Charlie in Provision Theater's "The Foreigner" by Larry Shue, directed by Aristic Director Larry Shue.       
      
The Foreigner 

Written by Larry Shue  
Directed by Timothy Gregory
at Provision Theater, 1001 W. Roosevelt (map)
thru March 18  |  tickets: $10-$30   |  more info
       
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Review: Chester and the Unbearable Burden (Six Hours Short Productions)

Ben Harpe and Michael Blomquist in Six Hours Short's "Chester and the Unbearable Burden, Parts I and II", written and directed by Ben Fort. (photo credit:  Jeff Cotner)       
      
Chester and the Unbearable
     Burden, Parts I and II
 

Written and Directed by Ben Fort
Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru March 4  |  tickets: $10-$15   |  more info
       
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