Review: Dinner with Friends (rebekah theatre project)

Carol Ludwick and Jamie Birkner star in rebekah theatre project's "Dinner with Friends" by Donald Margulies, directed b Darrelyn Marx.        
      
Dinner with Friends

Written by Donald Margulies
Directed by Darrelyn Marx  
at Apollo Theater, 2540 N. Lincoln (map)
thru May 31  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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Review: The Gin Game (Rebekah Theatre Project)

Paul Tinsley stars as Weller in rebekah theatre project's "The Gin Game" by D.L. Coburn, directed by James Sparling.        
      
The Gin Game

Written by D.L. Coburn
Directed by James Sparling 
at Apollo Theater, 2540 N. Lincoln (map)
thru May 31   |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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Review: Buyer & Cellar (Broadway in Chicago)

Michael Urie in Buyer Cellar, Broadway Chicago 20        
      
Buyer & Cellar

Written by Jonathan Tolins  
Directed by Stephen Brackett
at Broadway Playhouse, 175 E. Chestnut (map)
thru June 15  |  tickets: $30-$75   |  more info
       
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Review: Motown the Musical (Broadway in Chicago)

Broadway in Chicago's "Motown the Musical," written by Berry Gordy, directed by Charles Randolph-Wright. (photo credit: Joan Marcus)        
      
Motown the Musical

Book by Berry Gordy
Music/Lyrics from Motown catalog
Directed by Charles Randolph-Wright  
at Oriental Theatre, 24 W. Randolph (map)
thru Aug 13  |  tickets: $30-$138   |  more info
       
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Review: Jacob (Provision Theatre)

Johnny Rabe and Chuck Spencer star in Provision Theater's world premiere of "Jacob" by Timothy Gregory, directed by Lia Mortensen and Timothy Gregory. (photo credit: Megan Gallagher)        
      
Jacob

Written by Timothy Gregory  
Directed by Timothy Gregory and Lia Mortensen  
Provision Theater, 1001 W. Roosevelt (map)
thru June 15  |  tickets: $10-$32   |  more info
       
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Review: Hey! Dancin’! Hey! Musical! (Factory Theater)

Factory Theater presents the world premiere "Hey! Dancin'! Hey! Musical!" by Laura McKenzie, Mike Beyer and Kirk Pynchon, directed by Matthew Gunnels. (photo credit: Evan Hanover)        
      
Hey! Dancin’! Hey! Musical!

By Laura McKenzie (music, lyrics), Mike Beyer (book),
   and Kirk Pynchon (book, additional lyrics)
Directed by Matthew Gunnels
at Prop Thtr, 3502 N. Elston (map)
thru May 31  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: Hang Your Hat at Mr. Kelly’s (Three Cat Productions)

Nicole Michelle Haskins stars in Three Cat Productions' "Hang Your Hat at Mr. Kelly's", written by Jarrin Davis, Rob Dorn and Gary Gimmestad, and directed by Jason Paul Smith. (photo credit: Starbelly Studios Photography)        
      
Hang Your Hat at Mr. Kelly’s

By Jarrin Davis (book), Rob Dorn (lyrics) 
   and Gary Gimmestad (music)
Directed by Jason Paul Smith 
Berger Park Coach House, 6205 N. Sheridan (map)
thru May 24  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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Review: Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead (Promethean Theatre Ensemble)

Nick Lake and Tom McGrath star in Promethean Theatre Ensemble's "Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead" by Tom Stoppard, directed by Beth Wolf.  (photo credit: Johnny Knight)        
      
Rosencrantz and
   Guildenstern Are Dead

Written by Tom Stoppard  
Directed by Beth Wolf
at Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru May 24  |  tickets: $12-$22   |  more info
       
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Review: Lay Me Down Softly (Seanachai Theatre)

Dan Waller and Carolyn Klein star in Seanachai Theatre's "Lay Me Down Softly" by Billy Roche, directed by Kevin Christopher Fox. (photo credit: Emily Schwartz)        
      
Lay Me Down Softly

Written by Billy Roche
Directed by Kevin Christopher Fox
at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru May 25  |  tickets: $26-$30   |  more info
       
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Review: Romeo and Juliet (Joffrey Ballet Chicago)

Rory Hohenstein stars in Joffrey Ballet's "Romeo and Juliet," composed by Sergei Prokofiev and choreographed by Krzysztof Pastor. (photo credit: Cheryl Mann)        
      
Romeo & Juliet

Choreographed by Krzysztof Pastor
Music by Sergei Prokofiev
Conducted by Scott Speck 
at Auditorium Theatre, 50 E. Congress (map)
thru May 11  |  tickets: $31-$152   |  more info
       
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Review: The Sound of Music (Lyric Opera of Chicago)

Elizabeth Futral, Billy Zane and Jenn Gambatese star in Lyric Opera of Chicago's "The Sound of Music" by Rodgers and Hammerstein, directed by Marc Bruni. (photo credit: Todd Rosenberg)        
      
The Sound of Music 

By Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II
      Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse
Directed by Marc Bruni  
at Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker (map)
thru May 25  |  tickets: $29-$199   |  more info
       
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Review: The Wizard of Oz (Broadway in Chicago)

Danielle Wade stars as Dorothy in Broadway in Chicago's "The Wizard of Oz", adapted by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Jeremy Sams. (photo credit: Cylla von Tiedemann)        
      
The Wizard of Oz

Adapted by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Jeremy Sams
Directed by Jeremy Sams
Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W. Randolph (map)
thru May 11  |  tickets: $18-$105   |  more info
       
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