Review: CCX (Modofac Productions)

Elizabeth Hope Williams, Henri Watkins and Michael Hahalyak star in Modofac Productions' "CCX" by Jim Lynch, directed by Patrick Thornton.        
       
CCX 

Written by Jim Lynch  
Directed by Patrick Thornton
at Rivendell Theatre, 5779 N. Ridge (map)
thru March 31   |  tickets: $15-$25   |  more info
       
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March 1, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Rock ‘n’ Roll AD (Time of Your Life Players)

Time of Your Life Players - Rock n Roll AD poster        
       
Rock ‘n’ Roll AD 

Written and Directed by Avrum Krause
Music by Michael Evans, Lyrics by Lauren Krause
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru March 23  |  tickets: $16   |  more info
       
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February 28, 2013 | 1 Comment More

Review: Peyton Place (City Lit Theater)

City Lit Theater's "Peyton Place", adapted and directed by Paul Edwards, from the novel by Grace Metalious. (photo credit: Tom McGrath)        
       
Peyton Place 

Written and Directed by Paul Edwards  
Based on the novel by Grace Metalious  
at City Lit Theater, 1020 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru March 30  |  tickets: $28   |  more info
       
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Review: The City and The City (Lifeline Theatre)

Steve Schine stars in City and the City, Lifeline Theatre Chicago        
       
The City and The City 

Adapted by Christopher M. Walsh  
Directed by Dorothy Milne
Based on the novel by China Miéville
at Lifeline Theatre, 6912 N. Glenwood (map)
thru April 7   |  tickets: $20-$35   |  more info
       
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February 27, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: From Doo Wop to Hip Hop (Black Ensemble Theater)

David Simmons and Meghan Murphy star in Black Ensemble Theatre's "From Doo Wop to Hip Hop", written and directed by Jackie Taylor and Rueben Echoles. (photo credit: Danny Nicholas)        
      
From Doo Wop to Hip Hop

Written and Directed by Jackie Taylor
       and Rueben Echoles  
Music Directed by Robert Reddrick  
Black Ensemble Theater, 4450 N. Clark (map)
thru April 14  |  tickets: $55-$65   |  more info
       
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Review: Six Degrees of Separation (Eclectic Theatre)

Eclectic Theatre Company's "Six Degrees of Separation" by John Guare, directed by David Belew.        
       
Six Degrees of Separation 

Written by John Guare  
Directed by David Belew
at Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru March 17  |  tickets: $22-$27   |  more info
       
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Review: Rich and Famous (Jackalope Theatre)

Andrew Swanson, Bernard Balbot and Baize Buzan star in Jackalope Theatre's "Rich and Famous" by John Guare, directed by Nate Silver. (photo credit: Lev Kalmens)        
       
Rich and Famous 

Written by John Guare
Directed by Nate Silver
at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru March 16  |  tickets: $10-$15   |  more info
       
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Review: Improbable Frequency (Strawdog Theatre)

Christina Hall stars in Strawdog Theatre's "Improbable Frequency" by Arthur Riordan and Bell Helicopter; directed by Kyle Hamman. (photo credit: Chris Ocken)        
       
Improbable Frequency  

Book and Lyrics by Arthur Riordan
Music by Bell Helicopter  
Directed by Kyle Hamman
at Strawdog Theatre, 3829 N. Broadway (map)
thru March 30  |  tickets: $18-$28   |  more info
       
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Review: Speaking in Tongues (Interrobang Theatre Project)

Neal Starbird, Meg Elliott, Jenny Lamb and Joe Flynn, Speaking in Tongues, Interrobang Theatre Project Chicago        
       
Speaking in Tongues 

Written by Andrew Bovell
Directed by Jeffry Stanton
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru March 24  |  tickets: $10-$25   |  more info
       
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Review: The Fall of the House of Usher (Chicago Opera Theater)

Lee Gregory, Ryan MacPherson, Suzan Hanson, Fall of the House of Usher, Chicago Opera Theater        
       
The Fall of the
        House of Usher
  

Music by Philip Glass
Libretto by Arthur Yorinks
Conducted by Andreas Mitisek 
at Harris Theater, 205 E. Randolph (map)
thru March 1  |  tickets: $35-$125   |  more info
       
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Review: Short Shakespeare! Romeo and Juliet (Chicago Shakespeare Theater)

Laura Rook as Juliet and Christopher Allen as Romeo, Chicago Shakespeare Theater        
      
Short Shakespeare!
        Romeo and Juliet
 

Written by William Shakespeare
Adapted and Directed by Rachel Rockwell  
at Chicago Shakespeare, Navy Pier (map)
thru March 23  |  tickets: $16-$20   |  more info
       
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Review: Cadre (Market Theatre of Johannesburg)

Omphile Molusi, Sello Motloung and Lillian Tshabalala star in Market Theatre of Johannesburg's "Cadre," written and directed by Omphile Molusi. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
       
Cadre 

Written and Directed by Omphile Molusi
at Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Navy Pier (map)
thru March 23  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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