Review: 4000 Miles (Northlight Theatre)

Josh Salt and Mary Ann Thebus star in Northlight Theatre's "4000 Miles" by Amy Herzog, directed by Kimberly Senior. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
4000 Miles

Written by Amy Herzog  
Directed by Kimberly Senior 
at Northlight Theatre, Skokie (map)
thru Oct 20  |  tickets: $25-$75   |  more info
       
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September 27, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review- It’s All-Right To Have a Good Time: The Story of Curtis Mayfield (Black Ensemble Theater)

Reginald E. Torian stars in Black Ensemble Theater's "The Story of Curtis Mayfield: It's All-Right To Have A Good Time" by Jackie Taylor, directed by Jackie Taylor and Daryl Brooks. (photo credit: Danny Nicholas)        
      
The Story of Curtis Mayfield

Written by Jackie Taylor 
Directed by Jackie Taylor and Daryl Brooks 
Black Ensemble Theater, 4450 N. Clark (map)
thru Oct 20 Dec 29  tickets: $55-$65   |  more info
       
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September 26, 2013 | 1 Comment More

Review: The Wheel (Steppenwolf Theatre)

Joan Allen, Emma Gordon and Daniel Pass in Steppenwolf Theatre Company’s American-premiere production of The Wheel by Zinnie Harris, directed by ensemble member Tina Landau. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
The Wheel

Written by Zinnie Harris
Directed by Tina Landau
Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru Nov 10   |  tickets: $20-$82   |  more info
       
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Review: Godspell (Theatre at the Center)

Kathleen Gibson, Jim DeSelm and Liam Quealy star in Theatre at the Center's "Godspell" by Stephen Schwartz, directed by Stacey Flaster. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)       
      
Godspell 

Music and Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz 
Directed by Stacey Flaster  
at Theatre at the Center, Munster, IN (map)
thru Oct 20  |  tickets: $38-$42   |  more info
       
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Review: Evita (Broadway in Chicago)

Caroline Bowman stars as Eva in Broadway in Chicago's "Evita" by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, directed by Seth Sklar-Heyn. (photo credit: Richard Termine)       
      
Evita 

By Andrew Lloyd Webber (music), Tim Rice (lyrics)
Directed by Seth Sklar-Heyn
at Oriental Theatre, 24 W. Randolph (map)
thru Oct 6  |  tickets: $27-$95   |  more info
       
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Review: The BenchMark (Step Up Productions)

Daniel Houle stars in Step Up Productions' "The BenchMark" by Richard A. Roberts, directed by Tara Branham. (photo by Liz Lauren)        
      
The BenchMark

Written by Richard A. Roberts
Directed by Tara Branham
Athenaeum Theatre,  2936 N. Southport (map)
thru Oct 20  |  tickets: $30   |  more info
       
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Review: Coyote on a Fence (Emergent Theatre)

Emergent Theatre's  "Coyote on a Fence" by Bruce Graham, directed by Mikey Laird, runs through October 27th at The Den Theatre of Chicago.        
      
Coyote on a Fence

Written by Bruce Graham  
Directed by Mikey Laird 
at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru Oct 27  |  tickets: $20-$25   |  more info
       
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Review: To Master the Art (Broadway Playhouse)

Karen Janes Woditsch and Terry Hamilton in To Master the Art, Broadway Playhouse        
      
To Master the Art

Written by William Brown and Doug Frew
Directed by William Brown 
at Broadway Playhouse, 175 E. Chestnut (map)
thru Oct  20  |  tickets: $25-$75   |  more info
       
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Review: The Crownless King (House Theatre of Chicago)

Paige Collins, Christopher M. Walsh and Brandon Ruiter in The House Theatre's "The Crownless King" by Nathan Allen and Chris Matthews, directed by Nathan Allen. (photo by Michael Brosilow)        
      
The Crownless King

Written by Chris Matthews and Nathan Allen
Directed by Nathan Allen
at Chopin Theatre, 1543 W. Division (map)
thru Oct 20  |  tickets: $20-$40   |  more info
       
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September 16, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: R.U.R.: Rossum’s Universal Robots (Strangeloop Theatre)

Matthew J. Lloyd and James Sparling star in Strangeloop Theatre's "R.U.R.: Rossum's Universal Robots" by Karel Čapek, directed by Brad Gunter. (photo by Peter Robards)

       
       
R.U.R.:
  Rossum’s Universal Robots
 

Written by Karel Čapek 
Directed by Brad Gunter
at Side Project Theatre, 1439 W. Jarvis (map)
thru Oct 6  |  tickets: $18   |  more info
       
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September 16, 2013 | 0 Comments More

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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September 16, 2013 | 2 Comments More