Review: The Mystery of Irma Vep (Piccolo Theatre)

Ben Mueller and Brandon Johnson star in Piccolo Theatre's "The Mystery of Irma Vep" by Charles Ludlum, directed by Michael D. Graham. (photo by Robert Erving Potter III)        
      
The Mystery of Irma Vep

Written by Charles Ludlum  
Directed by Michael D. Graham
Piccolo Theatre, 600 Main, Evanston (map)
thru Oct 12  |  tickets: $10-$25   |  more info
       
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September 16, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Mountaintop (Court Theatre)

David Alan Anderson and Lisa Beasley star as Camae and Martin Luther King in Court Theatre's "The Mountaintop" by Katori Hall, directed by Ron OJ Parson. (photo by Michael Brosilow)        
      
The Mountaintop

Written by Katori Hall
Directed by Ron OJ Parson 
at Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis (map)
thru Oct 13  |  tickets: $45-$65   |  more info
       
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Review: The Old Man and the Old Moon (PigPen Theatre Co. and Writers’ Theatre)

Ryan Melia, Ben Ferguson, Alex Falberg and Matt Nuernberger star in PigPen Theatre's "The Old Man and the Old Moon", directed by Stuart Carden and presented by Writers' Theatre. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)        
       
The Old Man
      and the Old Moon
 

Written by the PigPen ensemble
Directed by Stuart Carden and PigPen Theatre   
Writers’ Theatre, 325 Tudor Ct., Glencoe (map)
thru Nov 10  |  tickets: $35-$70   |  more info
       
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Review: Set Up (TheatreBam Chicago)

Stephanie Sullivan and Lisa Witmer star in TheatreBam Chicago's "Set Up" by Dan Noonan, directed by George Keating. (photo by Michael Grossman)        
       
Set Up 

Written by Dan Noonan
Directed by George Keating
at Studio BE, 3110 N. Sheffield (map)
thru Oct 6  |  tickets: $20-$25   |  more info
       
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Review: Clumsy Sublime (Curious Theatre Branch)

Edward Thomas-Herrera stars as Russell in Curious Theatre Branch's "Clumsy Sublime" by Barrie Cole, directed by Stefan Brün.        
      
Clumsy Sublime

Written by Barrie Cole   
Directed by Stefan Brün
at Prop Thtr, 3502 N. Elston (map)
thru Oct 12  |  tickets: $12-$20   |  more info
       
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Review: White Tie Ball (Teatro Vista)

Nate Santana and Gabriel Ruiz star in the world premiere of Teatro Vista's "White Tie Ball" by Martin Zimmerman, directed by Edward Torres. (photo credit: Charles Osgood)        
      
White Tie Ball

Written by Martin Zimmerman  
Directed by Edward Torres 
VG Studio, 2433 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Oct 13  |  tickets: $25-$30   |  more info
       
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Review: Other People’s Money (Shattered Globe Theatre)

Ben Werling stars as Lawrence Garfinkle in Shattered Globe Theatre's "Other People's Money" by Jerry Sterner, directed by Dennis Zacek. (photo by Emily Schwartz)        
      
Other People’s Money

Written by Jerry Sterner
Directed by Dennis Zacek 
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Oct 19  |  tickets: $30   |  more info
       
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Review: Warped (Stage Left Theatre)

Kate Black-Spence as Hope and Nick Mikula as Alex in Stage Left Theatre's "Warped" by Barbara Lhota, directed by Jason A. Fleece. (photo by Johnny Knight)        
      
Warped

Written by Barbara Lhota
Directed by Jason A. Fleece
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Oct 6  |  tickets: $25-$27   |  more info
       
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Review: The Balcony (Trap Door Theatre)

Nicole Wiesner and Thom Pasculii star in Trap Door Theatre's "The Balcony" by Jean Genet, directed by Max Truax. (photo credit: Michal Janicki)       
      
The Balcony 

Written by Jean Genet  
Translated by Bernard Frechtman
Directed by Max Truax
Trap Door Theatre, 1655 W. Cortland (map)
thru Oct 12  |  tickets: $20-$25   |  more info
       
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Review: Sweet Child of Mine (The Neo-Futurists and The Last Tuesday Society)

Bron Batten, creator and performer of her award-winning "Sweet Child of Mine", presented by The Last Tuesday Society in association with The Neo-Futurists. (photo credit: Max Milne Photography)        
      
Sweet Child of Mine

Created by Bron Batten 
at The Neo-Futurarium, 5153 N. Ashland (map)
thru Sept 21  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: The Rubenstein Kiss (Coriolis Theater)

Matt Fleming and Theresa Ohanian star in Coriolis Theater's production of "The Rubenstein Kiss" by James Phillips, directed by Julia Rohed. (photo credit: Liz Scheiner)        
      
The Rubenstein Kiss

Written by James Phillips
Directed by Julia Rohed
Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Sept 29  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: 9 Circles (Sideshow Theatre)

Andrew Goetten stars in Sideshow Theatre Company’s production of "9 Circles" by Bill Cain, directed by Marti Lyons. (Photo credit: Jonathan L. Green.)        
       
9 Circles 

Written by Bill Cain
Directed by Marti Lyons
DCASE Storefront Theatre, 66 E. Randolph (map)
thru Oct 6  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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