Review: Vigils (The Gift Theatre)

Jay Worthington as Soul and James D. Farruggio as Body in The Gift Theatre's "Vigils" by Noah Haidle, directed by Erica Weiss. (photo credit: Joshua Longbrake)        
       
Vigils

Written by Noah Haidle
Directed by Erica Weiss
The Gift Theatre, 4802 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru April 21  |  tickets: $25-$30   |  more info
       
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March 11, 2013 | 3 Comments More

Review: Analog (The Neo-Futurists)

Kurt Chiang stars in The Neo-Futurists' "Analog", conceived by Kurt Chiang and directed by Tif Harrison. (photo credit: Maggie Fullilove-Nugent)        
       
Analog 

Conceived by Kurt Chiang
Directed by Tif Harrison
at The Neo-Futurarium, 5153 N. Ashland (map)
thru April 7  |  tickets: $10-$20   |  more info
       
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March 10, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Bear Suit of Happiness (The New Colony)

Ryan Jarosch stars as Norman in The New Colony's "The Bear Suit of Happiness" by Evan Linder, directed by Sean Kelly. (photo credit: Anne Petersen)        
       
The Bear Suit of Happiness 

Written by Evan Linder  
Directed by Sean Kelly  
at Dank Haus, 4740 N. Western (map)
thru March 30  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: Matryoshka (The Plagiarists)

Robert Montgomery and Jessica Saxvik star in The Plagiarists' "Matryoshka" by Gregory Peters, directed by Jack Dugan Carpenter. (photo credit: Joe Mazza)        
       
Matryoshka 

Written by Gregory Peters
Directed by Jack Dugan Carpenter 
at Red Tape Theatre, 621 W. Belmont (map)
thru April 13  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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Review: See What I Wanna See (Bailiwick Chicago, Garage Rep 2013)

Danni Smith (front) and Peter Oyloe (back) in Bailiwick Chicago’s "See What I Wanna See" with words and music by Michael John LaChiusa, directed by Lili-Anne Brown and music direction by James Morehead, presented as part of Steppenwolf Theatre Company’s Garage Rep 2013. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
See What I Wanna See

Words and Music by Michael John LaChiusa
Directed by Lili-Anne Brown  
Steppenwolf Garage, 1624 N. Halsted (map)
thru April 21  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: Becky’s New Car (Steel Beam Theatre)

Tony Lage and Patricia Finn-Morris star in Steel Beam Theatre's "Becky's New Car" by Steven Dietz, directed by Marge Uhlarik-Boller.        
       
Becky’s New Car  

Written by Steven Dietz 
Directed by Marge Uhlarik-Boller 
at Steel Beam Theatre, St. Charles, IL  (map)
thru March 17  |  tickets: $23-$25   |  more info
       
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Review: Gjenganger (Akvavit Theatre)

Corey Nobel and Bergen Anderson star in Akvavit Theatre's "Gjenganger" by Joe Fosse, directed by Wm. Bullion, Breahan Eve Pautsch and Paul S. Holmquist. (photo credit: Sooz Main)        
       
Gjenganger 

Written by Jon Fosse
Directed by Wm. Bullion, Breahan Eve Pautsch
    and Paul S. Holmquist
DCASE Storefront Theater, 66 E. Randolph (map)
thru March 24  |  tickets: $10-$22   |  more info
       
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Review: Really Rosie (A-Squared Theatre Workshop)

Ben Albovias, Samantha Garcia, Ramona Kywe, Louella Cabalona and Hope Kim star in A-Squared Theatre Workshop's "Really Rosie" by Maurice Sendak and Carole King, directed by Ghuon 'Max' Chung. (photo credit: Giau Truong)        
       
Really Rosie 

Book and Lyrics by Maurice Sendak  
Music by Carole King 
Directed by Ghuon ‘Max’ Chung
Gorilla Tango’s Skokie Theatre, Skokie (map)
thru April 7  |  tickets: $14   |  more info
       
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Review: A Shot in the Dark (The Den Theatre)

Abbas Salem and Kari Warfield star in Leftend Productions' "A Shot in the Dark" by Harry Kurnitz, directed by Kris Kontour.        
       
A Shot in the Dark 

Written by Harry Kurnitz
Adapted from L’Idiote by Marcel Archard
Directed by Kris Kontour
at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru March 31  |  tickets: $22   |  more info
       
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Review: A Body of Water (Redtwist Theatre)

Jan Ellen Graves, Brian Parry and Stella Martin star in Redtwist Theatre's "A Body of Water" by Lee Blessing, directed by Mary Reynard.        
       
A Body of Water 

Written by Lee Blessing  
Directed by Mary Reynard  
at Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru April 7  |  tickets: $25-$30   |  more info
       
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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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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