Review: Unspeakable (Broadway in Chicago)

James Murray Jackson, Jr. stars in Broadway in Chicago's "Unspeakable" by Rod Gailes OBC and James Murray Jackson, Jr. (photo credit: Justin Barber Photography)         
      
Unspeakable 

Written by Rod Gailes OBC
   and James Murray Jackson, Jr.
Broadway Playhouse, 175 E. Chestnut (map)
thru Nov 8  |  tix: $35-$79   |  more info
       
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October 24, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Terrible (The New Colony)

Andrew Hobgood and Chris Fowler star in The New Colony's "The Terrible" by Morgan McNaught, directed by Jesse Roth. (photo credit: Evan Hanover)          
      
The Terrible 

Written by Morgan McNaught 
The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru Nov 21  |  tix: $20-$25   |  more info
       
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October 23, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Sylvia (Joffrey Ballet Chicago)

April Daly and Victoria Jaiani star in Joffrey Ballet Chicago's "Sylvia," choreographed by John Neumeier, music by Léo Delibes. (photo credit: Cheryl Mann)          
      
Sylvia 

Choreographed by John Neumeier 
Auditorium Theatre, 50 E. Congress (map)
thru Oct 25  | tix: $32-$155  | more info
       
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October 23, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Fairytale Lives of Russian Girls (Trap Door Theatre)

Ann Sonneville stars in Trap Door Theatre's "The Fairytale Lives of Russian Girls" by Meg Miroshnik, directed by Nicole Wiesner. (photo credit: Michal Janicki)         
      
The Fairytale Lives
   of Russian Girls
 

Written by Meg Miroshnik
Trap Door Theatre, 1655 W. Cortland (map)
thru Dec 5  |  tix: $20-$25  | more info
       
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After 8 record-breaking years, Million Dollar Quartet to bid farewell to Chicago

         
 Brandon Bennett, Adam Lee, Lance Lipinsky, Shaun Whitley, Robby Kipferl, Chris Damiano, Andy Ahrens, Patrick Morrow, Jay Perkins and Kelly Lamont star in "Million Dollar Quartet" at Chicago's Apollo Theater.

Chicago’s longest-running Broadway musical to close

With almost 3,000 performances and now in its eighth year in Chicago, Million Dollar Quartet, Chicago’s longest-running Broadway musical (our review ★★★½), is set to close this coming January.  The Tony Award winning rock ‘n’ roll musical has been breaking box office records at the Apollo Theater, where it will be running for only twelve weeks more.  (read more) 

October 19, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Direct from Death Row – The Scottsboro Boys (Raven Theatre)

Katrina D. Richard stars in Raven Theatre's "Direct from Death Row: The Scottsboro Boys" by Mark Stein and Harley White, Jr., directed by Michael Menendian. (photo credit: Dean La Prairie)         
      
Direct from Death Row:
  The Scottsboro Boys
 

Written by Mark Stein
Music/Lyrics by  Harley White, Jr.
at Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark (map)
thru Nov 14  |  tix: $42  | more info
       
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October 17, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Fall Series featuring William Forsythe (Hubbard Street Dance Chicago)

Michael Gross and Jeffery Duffy in "One Flat Thing," part of Hubbard Street Dance's "Fall Series" featuring works by choreographer William Forsythe. (photo credit: Todd Rosenberg)         
      
Fall Series 2015 

Choreographed by William Forsythe
Harris Theater, 205 E. Randolph (map)
thru Oct 18  |  tix: $35-$106  |  more info 
       
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October 17, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Ride the Cyclone (Chicago Shakespeare Theater)

Emily Rohm and Karl Hamilton star in Chicago Shakespeare's "Ride the Cyclone" by Jacob Richman and Brooke Maxwell, directed by Rachel Rockwell. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)         
      
Ride the Cyclone 

Book/Music/Lyrics by Jacob Richman
     and Brooke Maxwell
Chicago Shakespeare at Navy Pier (map)
thru Nov 15  |  tix: $30-$48  | more info
       
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October 14, 2015 | 0 Comments More