Review: Priscilla Queen of the Desert (Broadway in Chicago)

Wade McCullom, Scott Willis and Bryan West star in Broadway in Chicago's "Priscilla Queen of the Desert" by Steven Elliott and Alan Scott, directed by Simon Phillips. (photo credit: Joan Marcus)        
       
Priscilla Queen of the Desert 

Book by Steven Elliott and Alan Scott
Directed by Simon Phillips
at Auditorium Theatre, 50 E. Congress (map)
thru March 30  |  tickets: $25-85   |  more info
       
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March 22, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Smokey Joe’s Cafe (The Royal George Theatre)

Britt-Marie Siversten stars in Theo Ubique's Cabaret Theatre's "Smokey Joe's Cafe", directed by Brenda Didier. (photo credit: Anthony Robert La Penna)        
       
Smokey Joe’s Café: 
  The Songs of Lieber & Stoller
 

Words/Music by Jerry Lieber and Mike Stoller
Reconceived and Directed by Brenda Didier
The Royal George Theatre, 1641 N. Halsted (map)
thru May 26  |  tickets: $24-$46   |  more info
       
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March 21, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Beau Jest (Oil Lamp Theater)

Andrea Rappaport and Shaun Nathan Baer in Beau Jest, Oil Lamp Theater        
       
Beau Jest 

Written by James Sherman  
Directed by Ron Ben-Joseph  
Oil Lamp Theater, 723 Glenview Road (map)
thru April 7  |  tickets: $30   |  more info
       
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Review: Julius Caesar (Babes With Blades Theatre)

Diana Coates and Aila Peck in Babes With Blades' "Julius Caesar" by William Shakespeare, directed by Wyatt Kent. (photo credit: Steven Townshend)        
       
Julius Caesar  

Written by William Shakespeare  
Directed by Wyatt Kent
at Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark (map)
thru April 20  |  tickets: $12-$20   |  more info
       
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Review: Measure for Measure (Goodman Theatre)

Alejandra Escalante and Jay Whittaker star in Goodman Theatre's "Measure for Measure" by William Shakespeare, directored by Robert Falls. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)       
      
Measure for Measure 

Written by William Shakespeare 
Directed by Robert Falls
at Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru April 14  |  tickets: $25-$86   |  more info
       
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Review: Amleth, Princess of Denmark (Dream Theatre)

Anna Menekseoglu and Megan Merrill star in Dream Theatre's "Amleth, Princess of Denmark" by Jeremy Menekseoglu, directed by Jeremy and Anna W. Menekseoglu. (photos by  Giau Truong and Megan Merrill)        
       
Amleth, Princess of Denmark 

Written by Jeremy Menekseoglu 
Directed by Jeremy and Anna W. Menekseoglu
at Dream Theatre,  556 W. 18th Street (map)
thru April 7  |  tickets: $16-$20   |  more info
       
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Review: Richard III (Wayward Productions)

Eric Loughlin, Brittany Ellis and Max Lapine star in Wayward Productions and Chicago Fusion Theatre's "Richard III" by William Shakespeare, directed by Carlo Lorenzo Garcia.        
       
Richard III 

Written by William Shakespeare 
Directed by Carlo Lorenzo Garcia
Underground Wonder Bar, 710 N. Clark (map)
thru April 20 May 3  tickets: $15-$25   |  more info
       
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Review: Othello – The Remix (Chicago Shakespeare Theater)

Jackson Doran, GQ, JQ and Postell Pringle in Chicago Shakespeare Theater's "Othello: The Remix," created and directed by GQ and JQ.  (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
       
Othello: The Remix 

Written, Directed and Music by GQ and JQ
Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Navy Pier (map)
thru Apr 28 July 27  |  tickets: $20-$35  |  more info
       
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Review: She Kills Monsters (Buzz22 Chicago)

Jessica London-Shields, Morgan Maher and Sara Sawicki star in Buzz22 Chicago's "She Kills Monsters" by Qui Nguyen, directed by Scott Weinstein. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
       
She Kills Monsters

Written by Qui Ngyuen   
Directed by Scott Weinstein
at Steppenwolf Garage, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru April 21   |  tickets: $   |  more info
       
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Review: Blacktop Sky (Theatre Seven)

Kristin E. Ellis and Julian Parker star in Theatre Seven's "Blacktop Sky" by Christina Anderson, directed by Cassie Sanders, part of Steppenwolf's Garage Rep 2013. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
       
Blacktop Sky 

Written by Christina Anderson   
Directed by Cassie Sanders
at Steppenwolf Garage, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru April 20  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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March 16, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Fight Club – A Project Mayhem Burlesque (The Mental Notion Society + Plan 9 Burlesque)

Marie Curieosity stars in "Fight Club: A Project Mayhem Burlesque", adapted and directed by Jonald Jude Reyes, presented by The Mental Notion Society and Plan 9 Burlesque. (photo credit: J. Brown Photography 2013)       
      
Fight Club:
    A Project Mayhem Burlesque
  

Adapted and Directed by Jonald Jude Reyes
at Public House Theatre, 3914 N. Clark (map)
thru April 11  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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Review: Desdemona – A Play About A Handkerchief (Sea Change Theatre)

Sea Change Theatre's "Desdemona: A Play about a Handkerchief" by Paula Vogel, directed by Ian Daniel McLaren.        
       
Desdemona:
A Play about a Handkerchief
 

Written by Paula Vogel  
Directed by Ian Daniel McLaren
at Prop Thtr, 3502 N. Elston (map)
thru March 24  |  tickets: $10-$15   |  more info
       
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