Review: The Book of Spectres (Grey Ghost Theatre)

Tim Parker stars as Percy Bysshe Shelley in Grey Ghost Theatre's "The Book of Spectres", adapted by Evan Chung, directed by Amber Robinson. (photo credit: Alan Callaghan)        
      
The Book of Spectres

Translated and Adapted by Evan Chung
From the tales of Johann August Apel  
Directed by Amber Robinson
at Chicago Dramatists, 1105 W. Chicago (map)
thru Oct 20  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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October 5, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Four Quartets (Mirovelle Partners at Provision Theater)

Mike Rogalski performs the 4 poems of T.S. Eliot's "Four Quartets", presented by Mirovelle Partners at Chicago's Provision Theater.        
      
Four Quartets

Written by T.S. Eliot  
Performed by Mike Rogalski
at Provision Theater, 1001 W. Roosevelt (map)
thru Oct 20  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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Review: Veronica’s Room (BoHo Theatre)

Amanda Jane Long stars in BoHo Theatre's "Veronica's Room"  by Ira Levin, directed by Charles Riffenburg. (photo credit: Peter Coombs)        
      
Veronica’s Room

Written by Ira Levin
Directed by Charles Riffenburg  
at Heartland Studio, 7016 N. Glenwood (map)
thru Oct 27  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: The Killer Angels (Lifeline Theatre)

Niall McGinty, Sean Sinitski, Chris Hainsworth, Michael McKeogh, Joe Flynn and Zach Livingston star in Lifeline Theatre's "The Killer Angels", adapted by Karen Tarjan, directed by Matt Miller. (photo by Suzanne Plunkett)        
      
The Killer Angels

Adapted by Karen Tarjan  
Based on novel by Michael Shaara
Directed by Matt Miller 
at Lifeline Theatre, 6912 N. Glenwood (map)
thru Oct 27  |  tickets: $40   |  more info
       
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Review: Signs of Life (Snap-Two Productions)

Matt Edmonds and Megan Long star in Snap-Two Productions' "Signs of Life" by Joel Derfner, Len Schiff and Peter  Ullian, directed by Lisa Portes. (photo by Michael Brosilow)        
      
Signs of Life

Music by Joel Derfner, Lyrics by Len Schiff 
Book by Peter Ullian
Directed by Lisa Portes
at VG Biograph Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Oct 27  |  tickets: $45-$65   |  more info
       
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Sanity break – Twitter the Musical

 

Twitter the Musical – how fun is that????

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Review: The Trip to Bountiful (Raven Theatre)

Mike Boone and Millicent Hurley Spencer star in Raven Theatre's "The Trip to Bountiful" by Horton Foote, directed by JoAnn Montemurro. (photo credit: Dean La Prairie)        
      
The Trip To Bountiful

Written by Horton Foote
Directed by JoAnn Montemurro
at Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark (map)
thru Nov 17  |  tickets: $36   |  more info
       
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Review: Pullman Porter Blues (Goodman Theatre)

Francis Guinan and Cleavant Derricks star in Goodman Theatre's "Pullman Porter Blues" by Cheryl L. West, directed by Chuck Smith. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)        
      
Pullman Porter Blues

Written by Cheryl L. West
Directed by Chuck Smith
Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru Oct 20 Oct 27  |  tickets: $25-$75   |  more info
       
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Review: Broken Fences (16th Street Theater)

Scott Allen Luke and Kirsten D'Aurelio in "Broken Fences" by Steven Simoncic, directed by Ann Filmer and Ilesa Duncan. (photo credit: Anthony Aicardi)        
       
Broken Fences 

Written by Steven Simoncic  
Co-Directed by Ann Filmer and Ilesa Duncan
at 16th Street Theater, Berwyn (map)
thru Date  |  tickets: $18   |  more info
       
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Review: Pains of Youth (Odradek Theatre & Oracle Theatre)

Kaitlyn Majoy, Jonathen Wikholm, Daniel Desmarais, Laura Lapidus and Kelsey Ann Wacker star in "Pains of Youth", presented by Odradek Theatre and Oracle Theatre; written by Ferdinand Bruckner and directed by Josh Altman.        
      
Pains of Youth

Written by Ferdinand Bruckner
Adapted by Martin Crimp   
Directed by Joshua Altman 
at Oracle Theatre, 3809 N. Broadway (map)
thru Oct 13  |  tickets: FREE   |  more info 
          
     
         
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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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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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