Review: Lost in Yonkers (Northlight Theatre)

Alistair Sewell and Sebastian Weigman star in Northlight Theatre's "Lost in Yonkers" by Neil Simon, directed by Devon de Mayo. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Lost in Yonkers

Written by Neil Simon 
Directed by Devon de Mayo
at North Shore Center for the Arts, Skokie (map)
thru June 8  |  tickets: $25-$75   |  more info
       
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May 25, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: The White Snake (Goodman Theatre)

Amy Kim Waschke as the White Snake in Goodman Theatre's "The White Snake," written and directed by Mary Zimmerman. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)        
      
The White Snake
 
Written and Directed by Mary Zimmerman
Original music by Andre Pluess  
at Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru June 8  |  tickets: $25-$86   |  more info
       
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Review: Wit (AstonRep Theatre)

Alexandra Bennett stars as Vivian Bearing in AstonRep Theatre's "Wit" by Margaret Edson, directed by Derek Bertelsen. (photo credit: Emily Schwartz)        
      
Wit

Written by Margaret Edson  
Directed by Derek Bertelsen 
Raven Theatre West Stage, 6157 N. Clark (map)
thru June 8  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: The Doll’s House Project – Ibsen Is Dead (Interrobang Theatre Project)

Jenifer Henry Starewich and Matthew David Gellin star as Nora and Torvald in Interrobang Theatre Project's "The Doll's House Project: Ibsen Is Dead" by Calamity West, directed by James Yost. (photo credit: Emily Schwartz)        
      
The Doll’s House Project:
   Ibsen Is Dead

Written by Calamity West  
Directed by James Yost
at Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru June 8 |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: Bellboys, Bears and Baggage (Redmoon)

Redmoon presents the world premiere of "Bellboys, Bears and Baggage," conceived by Blake Montgomery and Jim Lasko, directed by Blake Montgomery. (photo credit: Al Zayed)        
      
Bellboys, Bears and Baggage

Conceived by Blake Montgomery and Jim Lasko
Directed by Blake Montgomery
at Redmoon Theatre, 2120 S. Jefferson (map)
thru June 8  |  tickets: $30   |  more info
       
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Review: The Very Hungry Caterpillar (Chicago Children’s Theatre & Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia)

Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia and Chicago Children's Theatre present "The Very Hungry Caterpillar," directed by Jim Morrow. (photo credit: Margo Ellen Gesser)        
       
The Very Hungry Caterpillar  

Adapted from the books of Eric Carle  
Directed by Jim Morrow  
at Ruth Page Center, 1016 N. Dearborn (map)
thru June 1  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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Review: Without Trace (MPAACT)

Max Thomas stars as Trace in MPAACT's "Without Trace" by Eric Lockley, directed by Carla Stillwell. (photo credit: Shepsu Aakhu)        
      
Without Trace

Written by Eric Lockley
Directed by Carla Stillwell
at Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru June 1  |  tickets: $20-$25   |  more info
       
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Review: Fault Lines (Broken Road Theatre)

Katherine Schwartz stars as Rachel in Broken Road Theatre's "Fault Lines" by Rebecca Louise Miller, directed by Dennis Frymire. (photo credit: Angelica Diaz)        
      
Fault Lines

Written by Rebecca Louise Miller 
Directed by Dennis Frymire  
at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru June 1  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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Review: The Next Thing (Signal Theatre Ensemble)

Christopher Selefski and Courtney Jones star in Signal Ensemble Theatre's world premiere "The Next Thing" by Ronan Marra and Jon Steinhagen, directed by Ronan Marra. (photo credit: Johnnny Knight)        
      
The Next Thing

Book by Ronan Marra
Music and Lyrics by Jon Steinhagen
Directed by Ronan Marra
Signal Ensemble Theatre, 1802 W. Berenice (map)
thru June 7  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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May 20, 2014 | 2 Comments More

Review: How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (Porchlight Music Theatre)

Fred Zimmerman and Tyler Ravelson star in Porchlight Musical Theatre's "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying" by Frank Loesser, directed by Rob Lindley. (photo credit: Kelsey Jorissen)        
      
How to Succeed in Business
  Without Really Trying

Book by Abe Burrows, Jack Weinstock, Willie Gilbert
Music and Lyrics by Frank Loesser
Directed by Rob Lindley
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru June 1  |  tickets: $30-$43   |  more info
       
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Review: Hit the Wall (The Inconvenience & Chicago Commercial Collective)

Daniel Desmarais stars in The Inconvenience and Chicago Commercial Collective's "Hit the Wall" by Ike Holter, directed by Eric Hoff. (photo credit: Ryan Bourque)        
      
Hit the Wall

Written by Ike Holter   
Directed by Eric Hoff
at Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru May 25  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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May 19, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Medea (Theatre Y)

Melissa Lorraine stars as Medea in Theatre Y's "Medea" by Euripides, adapted by Robinson Jeffers, directed by Kevin V. Smith. (photo credit: Devron Enarson)        
      
Medea

Written by Euripides  
Adapted by Robinson Jeffers
Directed by Kevin V. Smith
at Theatre Y, 2649 N. Francisco (map)
thru June 8  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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May 17, 2014 | 1 Comment More