Review: Mahal (Bailiwick Chicago Theater)

Patrick Byrnes and Kevin Matthew Reyes star in the world premiere of Bailiwick Chicago's "Mahal" by Danny Bernardo, directed by Erica Weiss. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
       
Mahal 

Written by Danny Bernardo
Directed by Erica Weiss
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru Aug 2  |  tickets: $35   |  more info
       
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Review: Kill Your Boyfriends (Pride Films and Plays)

Erik Strebig and James Nedrud star in Pride Films and Plays' "Kill Your Boyfriends", arranged and choreographed by Derek Van Barham for National Pastime Theater's annual Naked July festival.        
       
Kill Your Boyfriends 

Choreographed/Arranged by Derek Van Barham  
National Pastime Theater, 941 W. Lawrence (map)
thru July 27  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: Belleville (Steppenwolf Theatre)

Kate Arrington and Cliff Chamberlain in in Steppenwolf Theatre Company’s production of Belleville by Amy Herzog, directed by Anne Kauffman.        
       
Belleville 

Written by Amy Herzog  
Directed by Anne Kauffman
Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru Aug 25  |  tickets: $20-$78   |  more info
       
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Review: Cowboy Mouth (Black Ribbon Theater)

Amy Geist and Jovan King star as Cavale and Lobster Man in Black Ribbon Theater's "Cowboy Mouth" by Sam Shepard and Patti Smith, directed by Anthony DeMarco. (photo credit: Anthony DeMarco)        
       
Cowboy Mouth 

Written by Sam Shepard and Patti Smith
Directed by Anthony DeMarco
Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru July 14  |  tickets: $21   |  more info
       
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Review: Thom Pain (based on nothing) – Theater Wit

Lance Baker stars as Thom Pain in Theater Wit's "Thom Pain (based on nothing)" by Will Eno, directed by Jeremy Wechsler. (photo credit: Johnny Knight)        
       
Thom Pain 
      (based on nothing)
 

Written by Will Eno
Directed by Jeremy Wechsler  
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru July 27  |  tickets: $18-$24   |  more info
       
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Review: Facing Angela (Ruckus Theater)

Neal Starbird and Susan Myburgh star in The Ruckus Theater's "Facing Angela" by Scott T. Barsotti, directed by Kyra Lewandowski. (photo credit: Gerard Van Halsema)        
       
Facing Angela 

Written by Scott T. Barsotti 
Directed by Kyra Lewandowski
Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru July 28  |  tickets: $12-$17   |  more info
       
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Review: The Land of Smiles (Chicago Folks Operetta)

Geoffrey Agpalo stars as Prince Sou Chong in Chicago Folks Operetta's "The Land of Smiles" by Franz Lehar, directed by Elizabeth Marolius.

       
       
The Land of Smiles 

Music by Franz Lehár
Libretto by Ludwig Herzer and Fritz Löhner-Beda
Directed by Elizabeth Margolius 
Conducted by Kim Diehnelt 
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru July 14  |  tickets: $30-$40   |  more info
       
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Review: My Asian Mom 2.0.1.3 (A-Squared Theatre Workshop)

Lovien "Joey" Flores and Ramona Kywe star in A-Squared Theatre Workshop's "Dead Dolls" by Lani T. Montreal, directed by Giau Truong. (photo credit: Marivi Ortiz)        
       
My Asian Mom 2.0.1.3

Conceived by Mia Park 
Directed by Jin Kim
at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru July 20  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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Review: A Long Walk for Water (Jerry Miller Productions @ City Lit)

Patrick Agada, Breon Arzell, Frankie Cox, Alexandria Alyse Granderson, Nicole Michelle Haskins, Katrina V. Miller and Watson Swift star in "A Long Walk for Water", adapted and directed by Jerry Miller, now playing at City Lit Theater Chicago. (photo credit: Aaron Stigger)        
      
A Long Walk for Water

Adapted and Directed by Jerry Miller
at City Lit Theater, 1020 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru July 14  |  tickets: $20-$22  
       
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Review: The Burden of Not Having a Tail (Sideshow Theatre)

Karie Miller stars in Sideshow Theatre's "The Burden of Not Having a Tail" by Carrie Barrett, directed by Megan A. Smith. (photo credit: Jonathan L. Green)        
      
The Burden 
    of Not Having a Tail

Written by Carrie Barrett 
Directed by Megan A. Smith
at Chicago Dramatists, 1105 W. Chicago (map)
thru Aug 4  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: Big Lake Big City (Lookingglass Theatre)

Katherine Cunningham and Anthony Fleming III star in Lookingglass Theatre's "Big Lake Big City" by Keith Huff, directed by David Schwimmer. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)        
       
Big Lake Big City 

Written by Keith Huff
Directed by David Schwimmer
at Lookingglass Theatre, 821 N. Michigan (map)
thru Aug 25  |  tickets: $36-$70   |  more info
       
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Review: Tartuffe (Court Theatre)

Elizabeth Ledo and AC Smith star in Court Theatre's "Tartuffe" by Molière, directed by Charles Newell. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)       
      
Tartuffe 

Written by Molière
Translated by Richard Wilbur
Directed by Charles Newell
at Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis (map)
thru July 21  |  tickets: $45-$65   |  more info
       
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