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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Review: Rent (Paramount Theatre)

Andrew M. Mueller and Meghan Murphy star in Paramount Theatre's "Rent" by Jonathan Larson, directed by Jim Corti. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)        
      
Rent

Written by Jonathan Larson  
Directed by  Jim Corti
at Paramount Theatre, Aurora, IL  (map)
thru April 6  |  tickets: $37-$50   |  more info
       
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Review: Seminar (Haven Theatre)

Mary Williamson and Carl Lindberg star in Haven Theatre's "Seminar" by Theresa Rebeck, directed by Marti Lyons. (photo credit: Dean La Prairie)        
      
Seminar

Written by Theresa Rebeck   
Directed by Marti Lyons
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru April 13  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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Review: War Song (The Plagiarists)

Breon Arzell stars as Christian Fleetwood in The Plagiarists' world premiere of "War Song" by Jessica Wright Buha, directed by Jack Dugan Carpenter. (photo credit: Joe Mazza)       
      
War Song 

Written by Jessica Wright Buha
Directed by Jack Dugan Carpenter 
Berger Pk. Cultural Center, 6205 N. Sheridan (map)
thru April 19  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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Review: The Roper (The Den Theatre)

Michael Downey and Tony Bozzuto star in The Den Theatre's world premiere of "The Roper" by Will Dunne, directed by Ron Wells. (photo credit: Joe Mazza)        
       
The Roper 

Written by Will Dunne
Directed by Ron Wells
The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru April 13  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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Review: Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo Live (Broadway in Chicago)

Kelley Selznick, Hallie Goodman and Anthony Orefice in Broadway in Chicago's "Erth's Dinosaur Zoo Live," written and directed by Scott Wright. (photo credit: Christian Waits)         
      
Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo Live

Written and Directed by Scott Wright  
at Broadway Playhouse, 175 E. Chestnut (map)
thru March 30  |  tickets: $28-$58   |  more info
       
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Review: A Behanding in Spokane (Chemically Imbalanced Comedy)

Elise Spoerlein and John Thibodeaux star in Chemically Imbalanced Comedy's "A Behanding in Spokane" y Martin McDonagh, directed by Sarah Borer.        
      
A Behanding in Spokane

Written by Martin McDonagh  
Directed by Sarah Borer
at CIC Theater, 1422 W. Irving Park (map)
thru April 26  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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Review: Ithaka (InFusion Theatre)

Meredith Rae Lyons and Anji White star in InFusion Theatre's "Ithaka" by Andrea Stolowitz, directed by Mitch Golob. (photo credit: Cole Simon)        
       
Ithaka 

Written by Andrea Stolowitz
Directed by Mitch Golob
at Chopin Theatre, 1543 W. Division (map)
thru April 13  |  tickets: $15-$25   |  more info
       
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Review: Chapatti (Northlight Theatre)

John Mahoney and Penny Slusher star in Northlight Theatre's world premiere of "Chapatti" by Christian O'Reilly, directed by BJ Jones. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Chapatti

Written by Christian O’Reilly  
Directed by BJ Jones
North Shore Center for the Arts, Skokie (map)
thru April 19  |  tickets: $25-$75   |  more info
       
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Review: Salome (Right Brain Project)

Charlesanne Radensburg, Maximillian Lapine and Shantelle Szyper star in Right Brain Project's "Salome" by Oscar Wilde, directed by Nathan Robbel. (photo credit: Joseph Ramski)        
      
Salome

Written by Oscar Wilde  
Directed by Nathan Robbel  
at RBP Rorschach, 4001 N. Ravenswood (map)
thru April 12  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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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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