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Review: Ecstasy (Cole Theatre)

Boyd Harris and Maura Kidwell star as Mick and Jean in Cole Theatre's "Ecstasy" by Mike Leigh, directed by Shade Murray. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
       
Ecstasy 

Written by Mike Leigh
Directed by Shade Murray
at A Red Orchid Theatre, 1531 N. Wells (map)
thru Sept 28  |  tickets: $15-$25   |  more info
       
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August 26, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Stupid Fucking Bird (Sideshow Theatre)

Nina O’Keefe stars as Nina in Sideshow Theatre's "Stupid Fucking Bird" by Aaron Posner, directed by Jonathan L. Green. (photo credit:  by Jonathan L. Green)        
      
Stupid Fucking Bird

Written by Aaron Posner
Directed by Jonathan L. Green 
at RC Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Sept 21  |  tickets: $20-$25   |  more info
       
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August 25, 2014 | 1 Comment More

Review: The Yellow Wallpaper (The Mill Theatre)

Daiva Bhandari stars in The Mill Theatre's "The Yellow Wallpaper," adapted by Lorelei Sturm, directed by Jaclyn Biskup. (photo credit: Jaclyn Biskup)        
      
The Yellow Wallpaper

Based on story by Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Adapted by Lorelei Sturm 
Directed by Jaclyn Biskup
at Chopin Theatre, 1543 W. Division (map)
thru Sept 14  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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August 25, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Some Men (Pride Films and Plays)

Edward Fraim and Nelson Rodriguez star in Pride Films and Plays' "Some Men" by Terrence McNally, directed by David Zak and Derek Van Barham. (photo credit: Alexa Ray Meyers)        
      
Some Men

Written by Terrence McNally  
Directed by David Zak and Derek Van Barham
at Rivendell Theatre, 5779 N. Ridge (map)
thru Sept 14  |  tickets: $20-$30   |  more info
       
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Review: Clemente – The Legend of 21 (NightBlue Performing Arts and ArtoCarpus)

Modesto Lacén stars in NightBlue Performing Arts and ArtoCarpus' "Clemente: The Legend of 21," written and directed by Luis Caballero, music by Harold Gutierrez. (photo credit: Drew Peterson)        
      
Clemente:
   The Legend of 21

Written and Directed by Luis Caballero  
Music by Harold Gutierrez
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru Sept 14  |  tickets: $35   |  more info
       
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Review: The Importance of Being Earnest (American Players Theatre)

Kelsey Brennan, Matt Schwader and Marcus Truschinski star in American Players Theatre's "The Importance of Being Earnest" by Oscar Wilde, directed by William Brown. (photo credit: Carissa Dixon)        
      
The Importance
   of Being Earnest

Written by Oscar Wilde  
Directed by William Brown
American Players Theatre, Spring Green, WI (map)
thru Sept 27  |  tickets: $36-$44   |  more info
       
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August 23, 2014 | 1 Comment More

Review: On the Town (Marriott Theatre)

Max Clayton stars as Gabey in Marriott Theatre's exhuberant "On the Town" by Leonard Bernstein, Betty Comden and Adolph Green, directed by David H. Bell. (photo credit: Jeff Campbell)        
       
On the Town 

By Leonard Bernstein, Betty Comden
    and Adolph Green
Directed by David H. Bell 
at Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Drive (map)
thru Oct 12  |  tickets: $40-$48   |  more info
       
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August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Witch Slap! (Babes With Blades)

Stefanie Johnsen and Alison Dornheggen star in the world premiere of Babes With Blades' "Witch Slap!" by Jeff Goode, directed by Delia Ford. (photo credit: Johnny Knight)        
      
Witch Slap!

Written by Jeff Goode   
Directed by Delia Ford
Raven Theatre West Stage, 6157 N. Clark (map)
thru Sept 20  |  tickets: $12-$20   |  more info
       
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August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Boxer (Pursuit Productions)

Eric Duhon and Amber Snyder star in Pursuit Productions' "The Boxer" by Matt Lyle, directed by Kacie Smith. (photo credit: Benjamin Wardell)        
      
The Boxer

Written by Matt Lyle
Directed by Kacie Smith
at Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru Aug 31  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Most Ado: A Party Play (Nothing Special Productions)

Nothing Special Productions presents a remount of "The Most Ado: A Party Play,", adapted and directed by Mikey Laird.        
      
The Most Ado: A Party Play

Adapted and Directed by Mikey Laird 
Music composed/arranged by Tank & the Beez
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Aug 24  |  tickets: $15-$18   |  more info
       
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August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Musas (Water People Theater)

Rebeca Alemán and Mónica Steuer star as Frida Kahlo and Sylvia Plath in Water People Theater's "Musas" by Nestor Caballero, directed by Iraida Tapias.        
      
Musas

Written by Nestor Caballero  
Directed by Iraida Tapias
at Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Sept 24  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Hank Williams, Lost Highway (American Blues Theater, 2014)

Matthew Brumlow stars as Hank Williams in American Blues Theater's "Hank Williams: Lost Highway" by Randal Myler and Mark Harelik, directed by Damon Kiely. (photo credit: Johnny Knight)        
      
Hank Williams:
     Lost Highway

Written by Randal Myler and Mark Harelik
Music by Hank Williams  
Directed by Damon Kiely  
at Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Sept 28  |  tickets: $29-$49   |  more info
       
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August 18, 2014 | 1 Comment More