Review: Fools Tango 2 (Theatre Zarko)

photo_credit_Michael_Tekler_FoolsTango_letter        
       
Fool’s Tango Two 

Written and Directed by Michael Montenegro  
Noyes Cultural Arts Center, 927 Noyes (map)
thru May 11  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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March 7, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Kill Shakespeare (Strawdog Theatre)

Nikki Klix, BF Helman, Caleb Probst, James Anthony Zoccoli, Harris, Herson, Conor Burke, Bryan Bosque and Brian Amidei star in Strawdog Theatre's "Kill Shakespeare" by Anthony Del Cor and Conor McCreery, directed by Anderson Lawfer. (photo credit: Tom McGrath)        
       
Kill Shakespeare 

Written by Anthony Del Col and Conor McCreery 
Original artwork by Andy Belanger
Directed by Anderson Lawfer
at Hugen Hall, 3829 N. Broadway (map)
thru March 26  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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March 6, 2013 | 1 Comment More

Review: Everything is Illuminated (Next Theatre)

William J. Norris and Alex Goodrich star in Next Theatre's "Everything Is Illuminated" by Simon Block, directed by Devon de Mayo. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
       
Everything is Illuminated 

Written by Simon Block
From the novel by Jonathan Safran Foer
Directed by Devon de Mayo
Noyes Cultural Arts Center, 927 Noyes (map)
thru April 14  |  tickets: $30-$40   |  more info
       
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March 5, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Never the Bridesmaid (Polarity Ensemble Theatre)

Lindsey Pearlman stars as Maria in Polarity Ensemble Theatre's "Never the Bridesmaid" by Bill Jepsen, directed by Richard Shavzin. (photo credit: Katie Sikora Photography)        
       
Never the Bridesmaid 

Written by Bill Jepsen
Directed by Richard Shavzin
at Josephinum Academy, 1500 N. Bell (map)
thru April 7  |  tickets: $10-$19   |  more info
       
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March 1, 2013 | 42 Comments More

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

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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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February 26, 2013 | 1 Comment More

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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February 26, 2013 | 1 Comment More

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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February 25, 2013 | 0 Comments More

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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February 25, 2013 | 3 Comments More