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Review: The Beverly Hillbillies, the Musical (Theatre at the Center)

James Harms stars as Jed Clampett in Theatre at the Center's world premiere "The Beverly Hillbillies: the Musical" by David Rogers, Amanda Rogers and Gregg Opelka, directed by David Perkovich. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
The Beverly Hillbillies: 
    the Musical

Book by David Rogers and Amanda Rogers
Music and Lyrics by Gregg Opelka
Directed by David Perkovich  
at Theatre at the Center, Munster, IN (map)
thru Aug 10  |  tickets: $40-$44   |  more info
       
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August 3, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Jungle (Oracle Theatre)

Travis Delgado stars as Jurgis in Oracle Theatre's "The Jungle" by Upton Sinclair, adapted and directed by Matt Foss. (photo credit: Jason Fassl)        
      
    
    
The Jungle

Adapted and Directed by Matt Foss 
From novel by Upton Sinclair
Music by Nicholas Tonozzi  
at Oracle Theatre, 3809 N. Broadway (map)
thru Sept 6   |  tickets: FREE   |  more info 
         
         
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Review: Big Fish (Jedlicka Performing Arts Center)

Jonah D. Winston and Edward J. MacLennan star in Jedlicka Performing Art's "Big Fish" by Andrew Lippa and John August, directed by Dante J. Orfei. (photo credit: Emily Schwartz)        
      
Big Fish

Music and Lyrics by Andrew Lippa 
Book by John August  
Directed by Dante J. Orfei
Jedlicka Performing Arts Center, Cicero (map)
thru Aug 9  |  tickets: $16-$18   |  more info  
       
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Review: Catch the Fish (The Poor Theatre)

Zoquera Milburn and Abbey Smith star in The Poor Theatre's "Catch the Fish" by Jonathan Caren, directed by Will Crouse. (photo credit: Alec Thorne)        
      
Catch the Fish

Written by Jonathan Caren
Directed by Will Crouse
at Rivendell Theatre, 5779 N. Ridge (map)
thru Aug 10  |  tickets: $10-$15   |  more info
       
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July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Geezers (Redtwist Theatre)

Aaron Kirby and Donna Steele star as Jack and Kate in Redtwist Theatre's world-premiere "Geezers" by Tommy Lee Johnston, directed by Jan Ellen Graves. (photo credit: Nicole Johnston)       
      
Geezers

Written by Tommy Lee Johnston 
Directed by Jan Ellen Graves
at Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru Sept 7  |  tickets: $30-$35   |  more info
       
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July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: American Buffalo (American Players Theatre)

Brandon Meyer and Brian Mani star as Bobby and Donny in American Players Theatre's "American Buffalo" by David Mamet, directed by Keith Albers. (photo credit: Zane Williams)       
      
American Buffalo

Written by David Mamet
Directed by Kenneth Albers
at Touchstone Theatre, Spring Green, WI (map)
thru Nov 8  |  tickets: $44-$70   |  more info
       
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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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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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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