Review: Assistance (LiveWire Chicago)

Lauren Fisher and Hilary Williams star in LiveWire Chicago's "Assistance" by Leslye Headland, directed by Joshua Aaron Weinstein. (photo credit: Austin Oie)        
      
Assistance

Written by Leslye Headland
Directed by Joshua Aaron Weinstein 
DCASE Storefront Theater, 66 E. Randolph (map)
thru March 16  |  tickets: $12-$15   |  more info
       
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Review: That’s Weird, Grandma – Winter Matinees (Barrel of Monkeys)

Michael Govier, Tom Malinowski and Zeke Sulkes star in Barrel of Monkeys' "That's Weird, Grandma: Winter Matinees," directed by Jason Sperling. (photo credit: Maggie Fullilove-Nugent)        
       
That’s Weird, Grandma:
    Winter Matinees
  

Written by Chicago Public School students 
Adapted by Barrel of Monkeys 
Directed by Jason Sperling
at The Neo-Futurarium, 5153 N. Ashland (map) 
thru March 23  |  tickets: $6-$12   |  more info
       
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Review: The Three Little Pigs (Emerald City Theatre)

Mary Margaret Roberts stars as Siu in Emerald City Theatre's "The Three Little Pigs" by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe, directed by Ernie Nolan. (photo credit: Tom McGrath)        
      
The Three Little Pigs

Music by George Stiles 
Book and Lyrics by Anthony Drewe 
Directed by Ernie Nolan
at Apollo Theater, 2540 N. Lincoln (map)
thru May 17  |  tickets: $10-$16   |  more info
       
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Review: Cabaret (Marriott Theatre)

Stephen Schellhardt, Chadae Nichol and Alexandra Palkovic perform "Two Ladies" from Marriott Theatre's "Cabaret" by Kander and Ebb, directed by David H. Bell. (photo credit: Peter Coombs)        
       
Cabaret 

Written by John Kander and Fred Ebb
Book by Joe Masteroff  
Directed by David H. Bell
at Marriott Theatre, Lincolnshire (map)
thru March 16  |  tickets: $40-$48   |  more info
       
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Review: Chicago’s Golden Soul (Black Ensemble Theater)

Brian Nelson as Alvin Cash in Black Ensemble Theater's "Chicago's Golden Soul," written and directed by Jackie Taylor. (photo credit: Danny Nicholas)        
      
Chicago’s Golden Soul

Written and Directed by Jackie Taylor 
Black Ensemble Theater, 4450 N. Clark (map) 
thru March 29  |  tickets: $55-$65   |  more info
       
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Review: The How and the Why (TimeLine Theatre)

Janet Ulrich Brooks and Elizabeth Ledo star in TimeLine Theatre's "The How and the Why" by Sarah Treem, directed by Keira Fromm. (photo credit: Lara Goetsch)       
      
The How and the Why

Written by Sarah Treem 
Directed by Keira Fromm
at TimeLine Theatre, 615 W. Wellington (map)
thru April 6  |  tickets: $35-$48   |  more info
       
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Review: The Pitchfork Disney (Interrobang Theatre Project)

Aislinn Kerchaert and Fred Geyer star in Interrobang Theatre Project's "The Pitchfork Disney" by Philip Ridley, directed by Jeffry Stanton. (photo credit: Emily Schwartz)        
      
The Pitchfork Disney

Written by Philip Ridley
Directed by Jeffry Stanton
Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru March 2  |  tickets: $18-$20   |  more info
       
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Review: Unshelved (Eclectic Full Contact Theatre)

Debra Rodkin and Mike Speller star as Audrey and Bill in Eclectic Theatre's "Unshelved" by Beth Kander, directed by Lisa Hodge Kander.

       
      
Unshelved

Written by Beth Kander
Directed by Lisa Hodge Kander
at Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru March 2  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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Review: Sons of the Prophet (American Theater Company)

Michael Weingand, Will Zahrn and Tyler Ravelson star in American Theater's "Sons of the Prophet" by Stephen Karam, directed by PJ Paparelli. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Sons of the Prophet

Written by Stephen Karam  
Directed by PJ Paparelli  
American Theater Company, 1909 W. Byron (map)
thru March 9  |  tickets: $35-$40   |  more info
       
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Review: Into the Woods (The Hypocrites at Mercury Theater)

Sarah Bockel and Hillary Marren star in The Hypocrites' "Into the Woods" by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine, directed by Geoff Button. (photo credit: Matthew Gregory Hollis)        
      
Into the Woods

Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Book by James Lapine 
Directed by Geoff Button
at Mercury Theater, 3745 N. Southport (map)
thru April 5  |  tickets: $20-$59   |  more info
       
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Review: The Reckoning of Kit and Little Boots (First Floor Theater)

Owais Ahmed stars as Christopher Marlowe in First Floor Theater's "The Reckoning of Kit & Little Boots" by Nat Cassidy, directed by Gus Menary. (photo credit: Sid Branca)        
      
The Reckoning 
  of Kit & Little Boots

Written by Nat Cassidy
Directed by Gus Menary
at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru March 2   |  tickets: $   |  more info
       
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Review: The Barber of Seville (Lyric Opera of Chicago)

Alessandro Corbelli and Nathan Gunn star in Lyric Opera's "The Barber of Seville" by Gioachino Rossini, directed by Rob Ashford. (photo credit: Dan Rest)        
      
The Barber of Seville

Music by Gioachino Rossini  
Libretto by Cesare Sterbini
Directed by Rob Ashford
at Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker (map)
thru Feb 28  |  tickets: $20-$229   |  more info
       
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