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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September 23, 2013 | 0 Comments More

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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September 21, 2013 | 1 Comment More

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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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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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

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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September 14, 2013 | 2 Comments More

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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September 12, 2013 | 0 Comments More