Review: Assassins (Kokandy Productions)

Patrick Byrnes, Jeff Meyer and Michael Potsic star in Kokandy Productions' "Assassins" by Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman, directed by Rachel Edwards Harvith. (photo credit: Joshua Albanese)        
      
Assassins

Written by Stephen Sondheim (music, lyrics) 
   and John Weidman (book)
Directed by Rachel Edwards Harvith
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru July 20 |  tickets: $38   |  more info
       
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June 24, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Laughter on the 23rd Floor (Eclectic Full Contact Theatre)

Eclictic Full Contact Theatre presents "Laughter on the 23rd Floor" by Neil Simon, directed by David Belew.        
      
Laughter on the 23rd Floor

Written by Neil Simon 
Directed by David Belew
at Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru June 29  |  tickets: $22-$27   |  more info
       
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Review: What to Listen For (Side Project Theatre)

Julia Rose Duray and David Prete star in Side Project Theatre's world premiere of "What to Listen For" by Kathleen Tolan, directed by Adam Goldstein. (photo credit: Scott Dray)        
      
What to Listen For

Written by Kathleen Tolan
Directed by Adam Goldstein  
at Side Project Theatre, 1439 W. Jarvis (map)
thru July 6  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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Review: This Is Our Youth (Steppenwolf Theatre)

Tavi Gevinson and Michael Cera star in Steppenwolf Theatre's "This Is Our Youth" by Kenneth Lonergan, directed by Anne D. Shapiro. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
This Is Our Youth

Written by Kenneth Lonergan
Directed by Anne D. Shapiro  
at Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru June 27  |  tickets: $20-$82   |  more info
       
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Review: Trafford Tanzi (Prologue Theatre)

David Stobbe and Lakecia Harris star as Dean and Tanzi in Prologue Theatre's "Trafford Tanzi" by Claire Luckham, directed by Carrie Hardin. (photo credit: Tom McGrath)        
      
Trafford Tanzi

Written by Claire Luckham  
Directed by Carrie Hardin
at Fizz Bar & Grill, 3320 N. Lincoln (map)
thru June 28  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: Regarding the Just (Trap Door Theatre)

Alžan Pelesić, David A. Holcombe and Antonio Brunetti star in Trap Door Theatre's "Regarding the Just," adapted by Pascal Collin and Nicolas Le Guével, directed by Valéry Warnotte. (photo credit: Heather Stumpf)        
      
Regarding the Just

Translated and Adapted by Pascal Collin
      and Nicolas Le Guével 
Directed by Valéry Warnotte
Trap Door Theatre, 1655 W. Cortland (map)
thru July 5  |  tickets: $10-$20   |  more info
       
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Review: Love Tapes (The Inconvenience)

Mary Williamson stars as Melinda in The Inconvenience's "Love Tapes" by Penn Jillette and Steven Banks, directed by Shade Murray. (photo credit: Ryan Bourque)       
      
Love Tapes

Written by Penn Jillette and Steven Banks
Directed by Shade Murray
at Angel Island, 735 W. Sheridan (map)
thru July 6  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: A Musical Tribute to the Andrews Sisters (Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre)

Jordan Yentz, Sarah Larson and Casi Maggio star in Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre's "A Musical Tribute to the Andrews Sisters, conceived by David Heimann and Fred Anzevino. (photo credit: David Heimann)        
      
A Musical Tribute
   to the Andrews Sisters

Conceived by Fred Anzevino and David Heimann  
Directed and Choreographed by David Heimann
at No Exit Café, 6970 N. Glenwood (map)
thru Aug 31  |  tickets: $24-$34   |  more info
       
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Review: Piano Diaries (Salt Muse Inc. at Athenaeum Theatre)

Peter Saltzman writes and stars in his one-man show "Piano Diaries," directed by Edwin Wald. (photo credit: Dean La Prairie)        
      
Piano Diaries

Written and Performed by Peter Saltzman  
Directed by Edwin Wald
at Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru July 6  |  tickets: $10-$17   |  more info
       
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Review: Monstrous Regiment (Lifeline Theatre)

Matt Engle and Sarah Price star in Lifeline Theatre's "Monstrous Regiment," adapted by Chris Hainsworth, directed by Kevin Theis. (photo credit: Kelsey Jorissen)        
      
Monstrous Regiment

Adapted by Chris Hainsworth  
Directed by Kevin Theis
at Lifeline Theatre, 6912 N. Glenwood (map)
thru July 20  |  tickets: $20-$40   |  more info
       
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Review: Macbeth (Organic Theater)

Joe Mikieta stars as Macbeth in Organic Theater's "Macbeth" by William Shakespeare, directed by Alexander Gelman. (photo credit: Matthew Yee)        
      
Macbeth

Written by William Shakespeare 
Directed by Alexander Gelman
at Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru July 6  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: Ask Aunt Susan (Goodman Theatre)

Alex Stage stars as Aunt Susan in Goodman Theatre's "Ask Aunt Susan" by Seth Bockley, directed by Henry Wishcamper. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)        
      
Ask Aunt Susan

Written by Seth Bockley  
Directed by Henry Wishcamper
at Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru June 22  |  tickets: $10-$40   |  more info
       
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