Review: The Last Ship (Broadway in Chicago)

Rachel Tucker and Michale Esper star in Broadway in Chicago's "The Last Ship" by Sting, John Loagan and Brian Yorkey, directed by Joe Mantello. (photo credit: Joan Marcus)        
      
The Last Ship

Music and Lyrics by Sting 
Book by John Logan and Brian Yorkey
Directed by Joe Mantello
Bank of America Theatre, 18 W. Monroe (map)
thru July 13  |  tickets: $33-$100   |  more info
       
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June 28, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Red Bull Flying Bach (Flying Steps at Civic Opera House)

Anna Holmström, Nordine-Dany Grimah, Pierre Bleriot, Michael Rosemann, Gengis Ademoski, Khaled Chaabi, Alan da Silva and Yamine Manaa star in the international tour of "Red Bull Flying Bach" at Chicago's Civic Opera House. (photo credit: Carlo Cruz)        
      
Red Bull Flying Bach

Choreographed by Vartan Bassil  
Music Directed by Christoph Hagel  
at Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker (map)
thru June 29  |  tickets: $24-$88   |  more info
       
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Review: The Road Less Traveled (Theatre Momentum)

Theatre Momentum presents "The Road Less Traveled," created by the ensemble, directed by artistic director Tony Rielage.        
      
  
  
The Road Less Traveled

Created by the ensemble 
Directed by Tony Rielage
at Theatre Momentum, 1800 W. Cornelia (map)
thru July 26  |  tickets: $10   |  more info
       
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Review: Assassins (Kokandy Productions)

Patrick Byrnes, Jeff Meyer and Michael Potsic star in Kokandy Productions' "Assassins" by Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman, directed by Rachel Edwards Harvith. (photo credit: Joshua Albanese)        
      
Assassins

Written by Stephen Sondheim (music, lyrics) 
   and John Weidman (book)
Directed by Rachel Edwards Harvith
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru July 20 |  tickets: $38   |  more info
       
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Review: Laughter on the 23rd Floor (Eclectic Full Contact Theatre)

Eclictic Full Contact Theatre presents "Laughter on the 23rd Floor" by Neil Simon, directed by David Belew.        
      
Laughter on the 23rd Floor

Written by Neil Simon 
Directed by David Belew
at Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru June 29  |  tickets: $22-$27   |  more info
       
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Review: What to Listen For (Side Project Theatre)

Julia Rose Duray and David Prete star in Side Project Theatre's world premiere of "What to Listen For" by Kathleen Tolan, directed by Adam Goldstein. (photo credit: Scott Dray)        
      
What to Listen For

Written by Kathleen Tolan
Directed by Adam Goldstein  
at Side Project Theatre, 1439 W. Jarvis (map)
thru July 6  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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Review: This Is Our Youth (Steppenwolf Theatre)

Tavi Gevinson and Michael Cera star in Steppenwolf Theatre's "This Is Our Youth" by Kenneth Lonergan, directed by Anne D. Shapiro. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
This Is Our Youth

Written by Kenneth Lonergan
Directed by Anne D. Shapiro  
at Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru June 27  |  tickets: $20-$82   |  more info
       
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Review: Trafford Tanzi (Prologue Theatre)

David Stobbe and Lakecia Harris star as Dean and Tanzi in Prologue Theatre's "Trafford Tanzi" by Claire Luckham, directed by Carrie Hardin. (photo credit: Tom McGrath)        
      
Trafford Tanzi

Written by Claire Luckham  
Directed by Carrie Hardin
at Fizz Bar & Grill, 3320 N. Lincoln (map)
thru June 28  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: Regarding the Just (Trap Door Theatre)

Alžan Pelesić, David A. Holcombe and Antonio Brunetti star in Trap Door Theatre's "Regarding the Just," adapted by Pascal Collin and Nicolas Le Guével, directed by Valéry Warnotte. (photo credit: Heather Stumpf)        
      
Regarding the Just

Translated and Adapted by Pascal Collin
      and Nicolas Le Guével 
Directed by Valéry Warnotte
Trap Door Theatre, 1655 W. Cortland (map)
thru July 5  |  tickets: $10-$20   |  more info
       
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Review: Love Tapes (The Inconvenience)

Mary Williamson stars as Melinda in The Inconvenience's "Love Tapes" by Penn Jillette and Steven Banks, directed by Shade Murray. (photo credit: Ryan Bourque)       
      
Love Tapes

Written by Penn Jillette and Steven Banks
Directed by Shade Murray
at Angel Island, 735 W. Sheridan (map)
thru July 6  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: A Musical Tribute to the Andrews Sisters (Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre)

Jordan Yentz, Sarah Larson and Casi Maggio star in Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre's "A Musical Tribute to the Andrews Sisters, conceived by David Heimann and Fred Anzevino. (photo credit: David Heimann)        
      
A Musical Tribute
   to the Andrews Sisters

Conceived by Fred Anzevino and David Heimann  
Directed and Choreographed by David Heimann
at No Exit Café, 6970 N. Glenwood (map)
thru Oct 6  |  tickets: $24-$34   |  more info
       
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Review: Piano Diaries (Salt Muse Inc. at Athenaeum Theatre)

Peter Saltzman writes and stars in his one-man show "Piano Diaries," directed by Edwin Wald. (photo credit: Dean La Prairie)        
      
Piano Diaries

Written and Performed by Peter Saltzman  
Directed by Edwin Wald
at Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru July 6  |  tickets: $10-$17   |  more info
       
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