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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February 24, 2013 | 2 Comments More

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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Review: 25 Saints (Pine Box Theatre)

Caroline Neff stars as Sammy in the world premiere of Pine Box Theater's "25 Saints" by Joshua Rollins, directed by Susan E. Bowen. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
       
25 Saints 

Written by Joshua Rollins
Directed by Susan E. Bowen
at Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru March 31  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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Review: A Soldier’s Play (Raven Theatre)

Antoine Pierre Whitfield, Nicholas Bailey and Scott Allen Luke star in Raven Theatre's "A Soldier's Play" by Charles Fuller, directed by Michael Menendian. (photo credit: Dean LaPrairie)        
       
A Soldier’s Play 

Written by Charles Fuller  
Directed by Michael Menendian
at Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark (map)
thru March 30  |  tickets: $15-$36   |  more info
       
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Review: Little Women (The James Downing Theatre)

Little Women the Musical, James Downing Theatre        
       
Little Women  

By Allen Knee (book), Mindi Dickstein (lyrics)
    and Jason Howland (music)
Directed by Corey Mills
Waldron Arts Center, 6740 N. Oliphant (map)
thru March 3  |  tickets: $13-$20   |  more info
       
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Review: As You Like It – (re)discover theatre

(re)discover theatre's "As You Like It" by William Shakespeare, adapted by Jessica Shoemaker, directed by Matthew Wills. (photo credit: Nicholas Gang)        
       
As You Like It 

Written by William Shakespeare 
Adapted by Jessica Shoemaker
Directed by Matthew Wills  
at Bethany Church, 1244 W. Thorndale (map)
thru February 24  |  tickets: $12-$15   |  more info
       
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Review: Completeness (Theater Wit)

Matt Holzfeind plays Elliott and Kristina Valada-Viars is Molly in Theater Wit’s Midwest premiere of "Completeness" by Itamar Moses, directed by Jeremy Wechsler. (photo credit: Charles Osgood)        
      
Completeness

Written by Itamar Moses
Directed by Jeremy Wechsler
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru March 24  |  tickets: $18-$36   |  more info
       
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Review: City of Dreadful Night (The Den Theatre)

Sam Guinan-Nyhart stars in The Den Theatre’s production of "City of Dreadful Night" by Don Nigro, directed by ensemble member Ron Wells. Photo by Joe Mazza.        
       
City of Dreadful Night 

Written by Don Nigro
Directed by Ron Wells
The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru March 16  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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Review: The Tempest (Accidental Shakespeare Company)

Chris Aruffo and Jared McDaris star in Accidental Shakespeare Company's "The Tempest" by William Shakespeare, directed by Angeli Primlani.        
       
The Tempest 

Written by William Shakespeare 
Directed by Angeli Primlani
Heartland Studio Theatre, 7016 N. Glenwood (map)
thru March 3  |  tickets: $10-$15   |  more info
       
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Review: Counterfeiters (Dog & Pony Theatre)

Caroline Kingsley, Kieran Kredell, Scott Ray Merchant and Annie Prichard star in Dog & Pony Theatre's "Counterfeiters" by Aaron Weissman, directed by Krissy Vanderwarker and Jenn BeVard. (photo credit: Timmy Samuel)        
       
Counterfeiters 

Written by Aaron Weissman
Directed by Krissy Vanderwarker & Jenn BeVard
Collaboraction Studio, 1579 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru March 16  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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Review: Oedipus Rex (The Arc Theatre)

Lana Smithner, Jessica Marks, Aislinn Kerchaert and Eve Rydberg star in Arc Theatre's "Oedipus Rex" by Sophocles, directed by Mark Boergers. (photo credit: Jason Hiett)        
      
Oedipus Rex

Written by Sophocles  
Conceived and Directed by Mark Boergers
CI Theater, 1422 W. Irving Park (map)
thru March 9  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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Review: Julius Caesar (Chicago Shakespeare Theater)

David Darlow in Julius Caesar, Chicago Shakespeare Theatre

       
       
Julius Caesar 

Written by William Shakespeare  
Directed by Jonathan Munby  
at Chicago Shakespeare, Navy Pier (map)
thru March 24  |  tickets: $58-$78   |  more info
       
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