Review: 180 Degree Rule (Babes With Blades)

Amy E. Harmon and Kate Black-Spence in 180 Degree Rule, Babes With Blades           
      

    
180 Degree Rule

By Barbara Lhota and M.E.H. Lewis
at City Lit Theater, 1020 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru May 21  |  tix: $14-$22  | more info
       
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April 27, 2016 | 1 Comment More

Review: Dreamgirls (Porchlight Music Theatre)

Donica Lynn, Candace C. Edwards and Katherine Thomas in Dreamgirls          
   
   
   
Dreamgirls

By Tom Eyen (book and lyrics)
    and Henry Krieger (music)
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru May 22  |  tix: $35-$51   |  more info
       
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April 26, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Jesus Hopped The ‘A’ Train (Eclipse Theatre)

Johnathan Nieves and Valdez Christian Castro in Jesus Hopped A Train, Eclipse Theatre          
       

   
Jesus Hopped The ‘A’ Train

Written by Stephen Adly Guirgis
Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru May 22  |  tix: $30  |  more info
       
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Review: Bullets Over Broadway (Broadway in Chicago)

Kaylee Olson, Carissa Fiorillo and Elizabeth Dugas in Bullets Over Broadway, Broadway Chicago           
      

     
Bullets Over Broadway

Written by Woody Allen
Based on screenplay by Douglas McGrath
PrivateBank Theatre, 18 W. Monroe (map)
thru May 1  |  tix: $19-$85   |  more info
       
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April 24, 2016 | 2 Comments More

Review: Hillary and Clinton (Victory Gardens Theater)

John Apicella and Cheryl Lynn Bruce in Hillary and Clinton, Victory Gardens Theater          
       

   
Hillary and Clinton

Written by Lucas Hnath
VG Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln (map)
thru May 1  |  tix: $15-$60   |  more info
       
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Review: Paper City Phoenix (Tympanic Theatre)

Andrew Bailes, Meredith Ernst, and Stevie Chaddock in Paper City Phoenix, Tympanic           
 

          
Paper City Phoenix

Written by Walt McGough
Alley Stage, 4147 N. Broadway (map)
thru May 8  |  tix: $20  |  more info
       
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Review: Jabari Dreams of Freedom (Chicago Children’s Theatre)

13-year-old Cameron A. Goode (left) plays Jabari, whose dreams take him back to 1963 Birmingham, Alabama to meet members of the Birmingham Children’s Brigade (Leslie Ann Sheppard and Patrick Agada) in Chicago Children’s Theatre’s world premiere of Jabari Dreams of Freedom by Nambi E. Kelley. Performances are April 5-May 1 at the Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn St., Chicago. (Note: Cameron A. Goode alternates with another 13-year-old, Philip Cusic, as the title character in Jabari Dreams of Freedom.) Tickets: chicagochildrenstheatre.org or (872) 222-9555. Photo credit: Charles Osgood

 

 
 

 
          

           
Jabari Dreams of Freedom

Written by Nambi E. Kelley
Ruth Page Arts Ctr, 1016 N. Dearborn (map)
thru May 1  |  tix: $10-$39  |  more info
       
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Review: Kill Floor (American Theater Company)

Louie Rinaldi and Sol Patches in Kill Floor, American Theater Company 2          
       

   
Kill Floor

Written by Abe Koogler
American Theater Co., 1909 W. Byron (map)
thru May 1  |  tix: $43-$48  |  more info
       
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April 20, 2016 | 0 Comments More