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Review: Hellish Half-Light – Shorter Plays of Samuel Beckett (Mary-Arrchie Theatre)

Lauren Guglielmello and Molly Fisher star in Mary-Arrchie Theatre's "Hellish Half-Light: Shorter Plays of Samuel Beckett," directed by Jennifer Markowitz. (photo credit: Emily Schwartz)       
      
Hellish Half-Light:
Shorter Plays of Samuel Beckett

Written by Samuel Beckett 
Directed by Jennifer Markowitz  
at Angel Island, 731 W. Sheridan Rd. (map)
thru Aug 30  |  tickets: $20-$25   |  more info
       
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July 26, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: A Small Fire (Steep Theatre)

Melissa Riemer and Julia Siple star in Steep Theatre's "A Small Fire" by Adam Bock, directed by Joanie Schultz. (photo credit: Lee Miller)        
      
A Small Fire

Written by Adam Bock  
Directed by Joanie Schultz  
at Steep Theatre, 1115 W. Berwyn (map)
thru Aug 16  |  tickets: $20-$22   |  more info
       
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July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Seussical (Chicago Shakespeare Theater)

Alex Goodrich and Emily Chang star in Chicago Shakespeare's "Seussical" by Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens, directed by Scott Weinstein. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Seussical

Written by Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens 
Directed by Scott Weinstein 
at Chicago Shakespeare, Navy Pier (map)
thru Aug 17  |  tickets: $18-$25   |  more info
       
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July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Othello (The Gift Theatre)

Jay Worthington and Kareem Bandealy star as Cassio and Othello in The Gift Theatre's "Othello" by William Shakespeare, directed by Jonathan Berry. (photo credit: Claire Demos)        
      
Othello

Written by William Shakespeare  
Directed by Jonathan Berry 
The Gift Theatre, 4802 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru Aug 24  |  tickets: $20-$35   |  more info
       
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July 19, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: One Flea Spare (Ghost Light Productions)

David Guy, Caroline Phillips, Dori Erwin Collins, Scott Stockwell and Sean Jaskiewicz star in Ghost Light Productions' "One Flea Spare" by Naomi Wallace, directed by Jeffrey Clark Stokes. (photo credit: Lynn Millspaugh)        
      
One Flea Spare

Written by Naomi Wallace  
Directed by Jeffrey Clark Stokes
at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru July 25  |  tickets: $10   |  more info
       
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July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Qualms (Steppenwolf Theatre)

Karen Aldridge and David Pasquesi star as Regine and Roger in Steppenwolf Theatre's "The Qualms" by Bruce Norris, directed by Pam MacKinnon. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
The Qualms

Written by Bruce Norris
Directed by Pam MacKinnon
at Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru Aug 31  |  tickets: $20-$86   |  more info
       
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July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Charlotte’s Web (Emerald City Theatre and Broadway in Chicago)

Liam Dahlborn stars as Wilbur in Emerald City Theatre's "Charlotte's Web," adapted by Joseph Robinette, directed by Ernie Nolan. (photo credit: Tom McGrath)        
      
Charlotte’s Web

Adapted by Joseph Robinette
Directed by Ernie Nolan
at Broadway Playhouse, 175 E. Chestnut (map)
thru Aug 17  |  tickets: $16-$24   |  more info
       
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July 16, 2014 | 1 Comment More

Review: Men Should Weep (Griffin Theatre)

Lori Myers and Ada Grey star in Griffin Theatre's "Men Should Weep" by Ena Lamont Stewart, directed by Robin Witt. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Men Should Weep

Written by Ena Lamont Stewart
Directed by Robin Witt
at Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark (map)
thru Aug 10  |  tickets: $35   |  more info
       
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July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Dead Man’s Cell Phone (The Enthusiasts Theatre)

Erin Kelly Ouston and Gary Barth in Dead Man's Cell Phone        
      
Dead Man’s Cell Phone

Written by Sarah Ruhl  
Directed by Toma Tavares Langston
at Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru July 27  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: Godspell (Marriott Theatre)

Brian Bohr and cast in Marriott Theatre's "Godspell" by Stephen Schwartz, directed by Matt Raftery. (photo credit: Peter Coombs)        
      
Godspell

Music and Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz 
Conceived by John-Michael Tebelak
Directed and Choreographed by Matt Raftery
at Marriott Theatre, Lincolnshire (map)
thru Aug 10  |  tickets: $40-$48   |  more info
       
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July 13, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Late Henry Moss (The Artistic Home)

Yadira Correa and Julian Hester star in The Artistic Home's "The Late Henry Moss" by Sam Shepard, directed by Kaiser Ahmed. (photo credit: Tim Knight)        
      
The Late Henry Moss

Written by Sam Shepard 
Directed by Kaiser Ahmed
at The Artistic Home, 1376 W. Grand (map)
thru Aug 3  |  tickets: $28-$32   |  more info
       
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July 12, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Drury Lane Theatre)

Jordan DeLeon and Frances Limoncelli star in Drury Lane Theatre's "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" by William Finn and Rachel Sheinkin, directed by Scott Calcagno. (photo credit: Brett Beiner)        
      
The 25th Annual 
Putnam County Spelling Bee

Music and Lyrics by William Finn
Book by Rachel Sheinkin
Directed and Choreographed by Scott Calcagno
at Drury Lane Theatre, Oakbrook Terrace (map)
thru Aug 17  |  tickets: $40-$50   |  more info
       
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July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments More