Review: A Tale of Two Cities (Lifeline Theatre)

John Henry Roberts stars in Lifeline Theatre's new adaption of Charles Dickens' "A Tale of Two Cities" by Christopher M. Walsh, directed by Elise Kauzlaric. (photo credit: Suzanne Plunkett)        
      
A Tale of Two Cities

Adapted by Christopher M. Walsh  
  from the novel by Charles Dickens 
Directed by Elise Kauzlaric
at Lifeline Theatre, 6912 N. Glenwood (map)
thru April 6   |  tickets: $20-$40   |  more info
       
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Review: Miss Marx, Or the Involuntary Side Effect of Living (Strawdog Theatre)

John Ferrick and Dana Black star in "Miss Marx" by Philip Dawkins, directed by Megan Shuchman. (photo credit: Chris Ocken)        
      
Miss Marx: Or the Involuntary
   Side Effect of Living

Written by Philip Dawkins
Directed by Megan Shuchman
at Strawdog Theatre, 3829 N. Broadway (map)
thru April 5  |  tickets: $28   |  more info
       
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Review: This Is Not a Cure for Cancer (Collaboraction)

Nathaneal Card stars in Collaboraction's "This Is Not a Cure for Cancer" by Anthony Moseley and Sarah Illiatovitch-Goldman. (photo credit: Anna Sodziak)        
      
This Is Not a Cure for Cancer

By Anthony Moseley and Sarah Illiatovitch-Goldman
Directed by Anthony Moseley and Jeremy Wechsler
at Flat Iron Arts Building 1579 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru March 30  |  tickets: $10-$30   |  more info
       
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Review: Songs for a New World (NightBlue Performing Arts)

Curtis Bannister stars as Man 1 in NightBlue Performing Arts' "Songs for a New World" by Jason Robert Brown, directed by David Walters. (photo credit: Drew Peterson)        
      
Songs for a New World

Written by Jason Robert Brown  
Directed by David Walters
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru March 30  |  tickets: $25-$35   |  more info
       
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Review: Spring Series – Four Works by Jiří Kyliáns (Hubbard Street Dance Chicago)

Kevin J. Shannon in 27.52, choreographed by Jiří Kyliá, part of Hubbard Street Dance Chicago's Spring Series 2014 (photo credit: Todd Rosenberg)        
      
Spring Series:
    Four Works by Jiří Kyliáns

Choreography by Jiří Kylián 
at Harris Theater, 205 E. Randolph (map)
thru March 16  |  tickets: $25-$99   |  more info
       
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Review: The Gospel of Lovingkindness (Victory Gardens Theater)

Cheryl Lynn Bruce and Tosin Morohunfola star in Victory Garden's "The Gospel of Lovingkindness" by Marcus Gardley, directed by Chay Yew. (photo credit: Michael Courier)        
      
The Gospel of Lovingkindness

Written by Marcus Gardley
Directed by Chay Yew
at VG Biograph Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln (map)
thru March 30  |  tickets: $30-$60   |  more info
       
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Review: Les Parents Terribles (The Artistic Home)

Frank Nall, Julian Hester and Kathy Scambiatterra star in The Artistic Home's "Les Parents Terribles" by Jean Cocteau, directed by John Mossman. (photo credit: Anthony Aicardi)        
      
Les Parents Terribles

Written by Jean Cocteau  
Directed by John Mossman 
at The Artistic Home, 1376 W. Grand (map)
thru April 13  |  tickets: $28-$32   |  more info
       
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Review: Golden Boy (Griffin Theatre)

Jason Lindner and Nate Santana star as Tokio and Joe in Griffin Theatre's "Golden Boy" by Clifford Odets, directed by Jonathan Berry. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Golden Boy

Written by Clifford Odets  
Directed by Jonathan Berry 
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru April 6   |  tickets: $28-$33   |  more info
       
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Review: Rock of Ages (Broadway in Chicago, 2014)

Dominique Scott stars as Drew in Broadway in Chicago's "Rock of Ages" by Chris D’Arienzo, directed by Kristin Hanggi. (photo credit: Kate Egan)        
      
Rock of Ages

Book by Chris D’Arienzo
Original arrangements by David Gibb 
Directed by Kristin Hanggi
Bank of America Theatre, 18 W. Monroe (map)
thru March 16  |  tickets: $18-$85   |  more info
       
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Review: Russian Transport (Steppenwolf Theatre)

Mariann Mayberry and Alan Wilder star in Steppenwolf Theatre's "Russian Transport" by Erika Sheffer, directed by Yasen Peyankov. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Russian Transport

Written by Erika Sheffer  
Directed by Yasen Peyankov
Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru May 11  |  tickets: $55-$78   |  more info
       
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Review: The Magical Exploding Boy and The Invisible Circus (The Actors Gymnasium)

Simone Lazar stars in The Actors Gymnasium's "The Magical Exploding Boy & The Invisible Circus," directed by Larry DiStasi. (photo credit: Kate Tabor)        
      
The Magical Exploding Boy
  and The Invisible Circus

Directed by Larry DiStasi  
at Noyes Cultural Arts Center, Evanston (map)
thru March 23  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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Review: Heartbeat of Home (Broadway in Chicago)

Reel of Arrival from Broadway in Chicago's "Heartbeat of Home," conceived and directed by John McColgan. (photo credit: Jim Byrne)       
      
Heartbeat of Home 

Conceived and Directed by John McColgan 
by Brian Byrne (music), Joseph O’Connor (lyrics)
at Oriental Theatre, 24 W. Randolph (map)
thru March 16  |  tickets: $30-$85   |  more info
       
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