Review: Eat Your Heart Out (Rivendell Theatre)

Katherine Keberlein and Anne Joy star in Rivendell Theatre's "Eat Your Heart Out" by Courtney Baron, directed by Hallie Gordon. (photo credit: Joe Mazza)        
      
Eat Your Heart Out

Written by Courtney Baron 
Directed by Hallie Gordon
at Rivendell Theatre, 5779 N. Ridge (map)
thru July 12  |  tickets: $30   |  more info
       
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June 15, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Dark of the Moon (New American Folk Theatre)

Jeff Kurysz and Sarah Gise star in New American Folk Theatre's "Dark of the Moon" by Howard Richardson and William Berney, directed by Anthony Whitaker and Jamal Howard.        
      
Dark of the Moon

By Howard Richardson and William Berney  
Directed by Anthony Whittaker and Jamal Howard
at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru June 29  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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Review: One Hit Wonders (Black Ensemble Theater)

Lyle Miller and Ereatha McCullough star in Black Ensemble Theater's world premiere "One Hit Wonders" by Rueben D. Echoles and Dawn Bless, directed by Daryl D. Brooks. (photo credit: Daniel Nicholas)        
      
One Hit Wonders

Written by Rueben D. Echoles 
  in collaboration with Dawn Bless
Directed by Daryl D. Brooks
Black Ensemble Theater, 4450 N. Clark (map)
thru June 29  |  tickets: $55-$65   |  more info
       
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Review: Jack Lemmon Returns (Royal George Theatre)

Chris Lemmon in JACK LEMMON RETURNS, Final Goodbye, written and directed by Hershey Felder. (photo credit: Charles Osgood)        
      
Jack Lemmon Returns

Written and Directed by Hershey Felder 
Royal George Theatre, 1641 N. Halsted (map)
thru July 20  |  tickets: $55   |  more info
       
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Review: Juno (TimeLine Theatre)

Marya Grandy and Emily Glick star in TimeLine Theatre's "Juno" by Marc Blitzstein and Joseph Stein, directed by Nick Bowling. (photo credit: Lara Goetsch)        
      
Juno

Music and Lyrics by Marc Blitzstein  
Book by Joseph Stein 
Directed by Nick Bowling
at TimeLine Theatre, 615 W. Wellington (map)
thru July 27  |  tickets: $35-$48   |  more info
       
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Review: The Lord of the Wrigley – The Fellowship of the Cubs (The Nerdologues)

Kevin Reader stars as The Thief in The Nerdologues' "The Lord of the Wrigley: The Fellowship of the Cubs," directed by Chris Geiger.        
      
The Lord of the Wrigley:
  The Fellowship of the Cubs

Written by The Nerdologues 
Directed by Chris Geiger
at Public House Theatre, 3914 N. Clark (map)
thru June 29  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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Review: Damn Yankees (Light Opera Works)

Rudy Hogenmiller stars as Mr. Applegate in Light Opera Works' "Damn Yankees" by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross, directed and choreographed by Kevin Bellie. (photo credit: Chris Ocken)        
      
Damn Yankees

Music and Lyrics by Richard Adler, Jerry Ross
Book by George Abbott, Douglass Wallop
Directed and Choreographed by Kevin Bellie
Cahn Auditorium, 600 Emerson, Evanston (map)
thru June 15  |  tickets: $34-$94   |  more info
       
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Review: Haymaker (The Neo-Futurists)

Trevor Dawkins and Kevin Duvall star in The Neo-Futurists' "Haymaker" by Trevor Dawkins, directed by Kurt Chiang. (photo credit: Taylor Bailey)        
      
Haymaker

Created by Trevor Dawkins
Directed by Kurt Chiang
at The Neo-Futurarium, 5153 N. Ashland (map)
thru July 11  |  tickets: $10-$20   |  more info
       
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Review: The Half-Life of Memory (Cold Basement Dramatics)

Mark Maxwell stars as Salek in Cold Basement Dramatics' Chicago premiere of "The Half-Life of Memory" by Jason Lindner, directed by Sophie Blumberg. (photo credit: Liz Siedt)        
      
The Half-Life of Memory

Written by Jason Lindner
Directed by Sophie Blumberg
DCASE Storefront Theatre, 66 E. Randolph (map)
thru June 29  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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Review: Exit Strategy (Jackalope Theatre)

Danny Martinez and Lucy Sandy star in Jackalope Theatre's "Exit Strategy" by Ike Holter, directed by Gus Menary. (photo credit: Ryan Bourque)        
      
Exit Strategy

Written by Ike Holter  
Directed by Gus Menary
Broadway Armory Park, 5917 N. Broadway (map)
thru Aug 29  |  tickets: $5-$15   |  more info
       
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Review: Summer Series 2014 (Hubbard Street Dance)

Ana Lopez, left, and Jonathan Fredrickson in The Impossible by Resident Choreographer Alejandro Cerrudo. Photo by Todd Rosenberg.        
      
Summer Series

Choreographed by Alejandro Cerrudo,
  Nacho Duato, William Forsythe and Jiří Kylián
at Harris Theater, 205 E. Randolph (map)
thru June 8   |  tickets: $25-$99   |  more info
       
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Review: The Emperor of Atlantis / The Clever One (Chicago Opera Theater)

Cassidy Smith, Neil Edwards and Paul Corona star in Chicago Opera Theater's "The Emperor of Atlantis" by Viktor Ullmann, directed by Andreas Mitisek. (photo credit: Corey DiNardo)        
      
The Emperor of Atlantis
Written by Viktor Ullmann

The Clever One
Written by Carl Orff

Directed by Andreas Mitisek 
Merle Reskin Theatre, 60 E. Balbo (map)
thru June 8  |  tickets: $35-$125   |  more info
       
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