Review: The Last Big Mistake (The Factory Theater)

Angela DeMarco and Kim Boler in Last Big Mistake         
    

     
The Last Big Mistake

Written by Ernie Deak 
The Factory Theater, 1623 W. Howard (map)
thru Apr 30  |  tix: $10-$25   |  more info
       
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April 1, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: The New Sincerity (Theater Wit)

(from left) Drew Shirley plays Benjamin, editor of the literary journal asymptope, Maura Kidwell is asymptope’s top writer Rose, and Alex Stein is Occupy Movement protester Django in Theater Wit’s Midwest premiere of The New Sincerity, a new comedy by rising dramatist Alena Smith about love, sex and protest, and perhaps the first drama to deal with the idealism of the Occupy Movement. Performances run now Feb. 25-April 17, 2016 at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago. Tickets: TheaterWit.org or 773.975.8150.
 
 
          
  

        
The New Sincerity

Written by Alena Smith
Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Apr 17  |  tix: $30-$36  | more info
       
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Review: Short Shakespeare! Twelfth Night (Chicago Shakespeare Theater)

UIC Architecture Building, Thursday. March 3, 2016.

Charles Osgood Photography

          
 

        
Short Shakespeare!
    Twelfth Night

Written by William Shakespeare
Adapted/Directed by Kirsten Kelly  
Chicago Shakespeare at Navy Pier (map)
thru Apr 9  |  tix: $22-$34   |  more info
       
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Review: The Matchmaker (Goodman Theatre)

Theo Allyn and Kristine Nielsen in The Matchmaker, Goodman Theatre         
   

     
The Matchmaker

Written by Thornton Wilder
Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru Apr 10  |  tix: $20-$85 |  more info
       
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Review: Othello (Chicago Shakespeare Theater, 2016)

James Vincent Meredith and Bethany Jillard in Othello, Chicago Shakespeare Theatre         
   

      
Othello

Written by William Shakespeare 
Chicago Shakespeare, Navy Pier (map)
thru Apr 10  |  tix: $48-$88  |  more info
       
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Review: 35MM – A Musical Exhibition (Circle Theatre)

Neil Stratman and Liz Bollar in 35MM-A Musical Exhibition, Circle Theatre          
      
   

35MM: A Musical Exhibition

Music/Lyrics by Ryan Scott Oliver
Based on photographs by Matthew Murphy
at Collaboraction, 1579 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru Apr 10  |  tix: $35   |  more info
       
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Review: after all the terrible things i do (About Face Theatre)

Lisa Tejero and Colin Sphar in after all the terrible things, About Face Theatre 6          
      
    

after all the terrible things i do

Written by A. Rey Pamatmat
Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Apr 10  |  tix: $25  |  more info
       
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Review: Christina, The Girl King (Cor Theatre)

Cor Theatre’s U.S. premiere of Christina, The Girl King, based on the true story of the enigmatic 17th century Queen Christina of Sweden, is a daring, sensitive reintroduction to the flamboyant intellectual and feminist before her time. It features (from left) Toya Turner as Queen Christina of Sweden, Adam Gutkin as Karl Gustav and Tony Bozzuto as Axel. Performances are March 17-April 9 at the Frontier Theatre, 1106 W. Thorndale in Chicago’s Edgewater neighborhood. Tickets: CorTheatre.org or call (866) 811-4111 Photo credit: Matthew Gregory Hollis          
      
  

Christina, The Girl King

Written by Michel Marc Bouchard
Translated by Linda Gaboriau
The Frontier, 1106 W. Thorndale (map)
thru Apr 9  |  tix: $25  |  more info
       
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