Review: Double Trouble (Porchlight Music Theatre)

Alexander Aguilar and Adrian Aguilar star in Porchlight Music Theatre's "Double Trouble" by Bob and Jim Walton, directed by Matthew Crowle. (photo credit: Kelsey Jorissen)        
      
Double Trouble

Written by Bob Walton and Jim Walton  
Directed and Choreographed by Matthew Crowle  
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru Oct 6  |  tickets: $39   |  more info
       
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September 5, 2013 | 2 Comments More

Review: In God’s Hat (Profiles Theatre)

Larry Neumann, Jr., Darrell W. Cox and Bruce Corander star in Profiles Theatre's "In God's Hat" by Rhett Rossi, directed by Joe Jahraus. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)       
      
In God’s Hat 

Written by Rhett Rossi  
Directed by Joe Jahraus
at Profiles Theatre, 4139 N. Broadway (map)
thru Oct 13  |  tickets: $35-$40   |  more info
       
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Review: 12 Nights (The Hypocrites)

Zeke Sulkes stars in The Hypocrites' "12 Nights", written and directed by Sean Graney. (photo credit: Matthew Gregory Hollis)        
       
12 Nights 

Written and Directed by Sean Graney  
at Chopin Theatre, 1543 W. Division (map)
thru Oct 6  |  tickets: $28   |  more info
       
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September 2, 2013 | 1 Comment More

Chicago Fringe Festival 2013 reviews: Not Another Teen Solo Show, Men and Dogs, Phenomena

Kevin Holladay, starring in "The King & I: A Hunk of Burning Love", part of the Chicago Fringe Festival 2013, poses in his usual garb in front of Chicago's Bean.        
       
Chicago Fringe Festival 2013 

Founded by Vinnie Lacey and Sarah Mikayla Brown
at Fringe Central, 4780 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru Sept 8  |  tickets: $10  |  more info   
     
         
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September 2, 2013 | 2 Comments More

Review: This Is War (Signal Ensemble Theatre)

Courtney Jones and Dylan Stuckey star in Signal Ensemble Theatre's "This Is War" by Hannah Moscovitch, directed by Ronan Marra. (photo credit: Johnny Knight)        
       
This Is War 

Written by Hannah Moscovitch
Directed by Ronan Marra
Signal Ensemble Theatre, 1802 W. Berenice (map)
thru Sept 28  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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Review: The Color Purple (Mercury Theater)

Evan Martin and Ninah Snipes star in Mercury Theater's "The Color Purple" by Brenda Russell, Allee Willis, Steven Bray and Marsha Norman; directed by L. Walter Stearns. (photo credit: Brett Beiner)        
       
The Color Purple 

Music/Lyrics by Brenda Russell, Allee Willis
and Stephen Bray; Book by Marsha Norman 
Directed by L. Walter Stearns
at Mercury Theater, 3745 N. Southport (map)
thru Oct 27 Nov 10  tickets: $25-$59  | more info
       
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Review: A Raisin in the Sun (TimeLine Theatre)

Greta Oglesby and Toni Martin in Raisin in the Sun, TimeLine Theatre        
      
A Raisin in the Sun

Written by Lorraine Hansberry
Directed by Ron OJ Parson
at TimeLine Theatre, 615 W. Wellington (map)
thru Nov 17  |  tickets: $35-$48   |  more info
       
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August 30, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Conversations on a Homecoming (Strawdog Theatre)

Adam Soule and Jeff Duhigg star in Strawdog Theatre's "Conversations on a Homecoming" by Tom Murphy, directed by Jonathan Berry. (photo credit: Chris Ocken Photography)

       
       
Conversations on
      a Homecoming
 

Written by Tom Murphy  
Directed by Jonathan Berry 
Strawdog Theatre, 3829 N. Broadway (map)
thru Sept 28  |  tickets: $28   |  more info
       
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Review: Boy Small (Fine Print Theatre)

Stephen Cefalu and Taryn Wood star in Fine Print Theatre's "Boy Small" by MT Cozzola, directed by Patrick Kenney.        
       
Boy Small 

Written by MT Cozzola  
Directed by Patrick Kenney
at Red Tape Theatre, 621 W. Belmont (map)
thru Sept 22  |  tickets: $30   |  more info
       
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Review: The Last Days of Judas Iscariot (Judas Redux)

Judas Redux presents "The Last Days of Judas Iscariot" by Stephen Adly Guirgis, directed by Julia Albain.        
       
The Last Days 
    of Judas Iscariot
 

Written by Stephen Adly Guirgis  
Directed by Julia Albain
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru Sept 8  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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August 29, 2013 | 1 Comment More

Review: 9 to 5 (Marriott Theatre)

James Moye and Alexandra Palakovic star as Franklin Hart and Doralee Rhodes in Marriott Theatre's "9 to 5" by Dolly Parton and Patricia Resnick, directed by David H. Bell. (photo credit: Peter Coombs)        
       
9 to 5 

Written by Dolly Parton (music & lyrics) 
       and Patricia Resnick (book) 
Directed by David H. Bell  
at Marriott Theatre, Lincolnshire, IL (map)
thru Oct 13  |  tickets: $35-$48   |  more info
       
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August 29, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Next to Normal (Drury Lane Theatre)

Susie McMonagle stars in Drury Lane Theatre's "Next to Normal" by Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey, directed by William Osetek. (photo credit: Brett Beiner)        
       
Next to Normal 

Written by Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey  
Directed by William Osetek
Drury Lane Theatre, Oakbrook Terrace (map)
thru Oct 6  |  tickets: $35-$49   |  more info
       
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August 28, 2013 | 2 Comments More