Review: Piano Diaries (Salt Muse Inc. at Athenaeum Theatre)

Peter Saltzman writes and stars in his one-man show "Piano Diaries," directed by Edwin Wald. (photo credit: Dean La Prairie)        
      
Piano Diaries

Written and Performed by Peter Saltzman  
Directed by Edwin Wald
at Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru July 6  |  tickets: $10-$17   |  more info
       
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June 18, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Monstrous Regiment (Lifeline Theatre)

Matt Engle and Sarah Price star in Lifeline Theatre's "Monstrous Regiment," adapted by Chris Hainsworth, directed by Kevin Theis. (photo credit: Kelsey Jorissen)        
      
Monstrous Regiment

Adapted by Chris Hainsworth  
Directed by Kevin Theis
at Lifeline Theatre, 6912 N. Glenwood (map)
thru July 20  |  tickets: $20-$40   |  more info
       
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Review: Macbeth (Organic Theater)

Joe Mikieta stars as Macbeth in Organic Theater's "Macbeth" by William Shakespeare, directed by Alexander Gelman. (photo credit: Matthew Yee)        
      
Macbeth

Written by William Shakespeare 
Directed by Alexander Gelman
at Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru July 6  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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Review: Ask Aunt Susan (Goodman Theatre)

Alex Stage stars as Aunt Susan in Goodman Theatre's "Ask Aunt Susan" by Seth Bockley, directed by Henry Wishcamper. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)        
      
Ask Aunt Susan

Written by Seth Bockley  
Directed by Henry Wishcamper
at Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru June 22  |  tickets: $10-$40   |  more info
       
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Review: Eat Your Heart Out (Rivendell Theatre)

Katherine Keberlein and Anne Joy star in Rivendell Theatre's "Eat Your Heart Out" by Courtney Baron, directed by Hallie Gordon. (photo credit: Joe Mazza)        
      
Eat Your Heart Out

Written by Courtney Baron 
Directed by Hallie Gordon
at Rivendell Theatre, 5779 N. Ridge (map)
thru July 12  |  tickets: $30   |  more info
       
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Review: Dark of the Moon (New American Folk Theatre)

Jeff Kurysz and Sarah Gise star in New American Folk Theatre's "Dark of the Moon" by Howard Richardson and William Berney, directed by Anthony Whitaker and Jamal Howard.        
      
Dark of the Moon

By Howard Richardson and William Berney  
Directed by Anthony Whittaker and Jamal Howard
at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru June 29  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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Review: One Hit Wonders (Black Ensemble Theater)

Lyle Miller and Ereatha McCullough star in Black Ensemble Theater's world premiere "One Hit Wonders" by Rueben D. Echoles and Dawn Bless, directed by Daryl D. Brooks. (photo credit: Daniel Nicholas)        
      
One Hit Wonders

Written by Rueben D. Echoles 
  in collaboration with Dawn Bless
Directed by Daryl D. Brooks
Black Ensemble Theater, 4450 N. Clark (map)
thru June 29  |  tickets: $55-$65   |  more info
       
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Review: Jack Lemmon Returns (Royal George Theatre)

Chris Lemmon in JACK LEMMON RETURNS, Final Goodbye, written and directed by Hershey Felder. (photo credit: Charles Osgood)        
      
Jack Lemmon Returns

Written and Directed by Hershey Felder 
Royal George Theatre, 1641 N. Halsted (map)
thru July 20  |  tickets: $55   |  more info
       
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Review: Juno (TimeLine Theatre)

Marya Grandy and Emily Glick star in TimeLine Theatre's "Juno" by Marc Blitzstein and Joseph Stein, directed by Nick Bowling. (photo credit: Lara Goetsch)        
      
Juno

Music and Lyrics by Marc Blitzstein  
Book by Joseph Stein 
Directed by Nick Bowling
at TimeLine Theatre, 615 W. Wellington (map)
thru July 27  |  tickets: $35-$48   |  more info
       
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Review: The Lord of the Wrigley – The Fellowship of the Cubs (The Nerdologues)

Kevin Reader stars as The Thief in The Nerdologues' "The Lord of the Wrigley: The Fellowship of the Cubs," directed by Chris Geiger.        
      
The Lord of the Wrigley:
  The Fellowship of the Cubs

Written by The Nerdologues 
Directed by Chris Geiger
at Public House Theatre, 3914 N. Clark (map)
thru June 29  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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Review: Damn Yankees (Light Opera Works)

Rudy Hogenmiller stars as Mr. Applegate in Light Opera Works' "Damn Yankees" by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross, directed and choreographed by Kevin Bellie. (photo credit: Chris Ocken)        
      
Damn Yankees

Music and Lyrics by Richard Adler, Jerry Ross
Book by George Abbott, Douglass Wallop
Directed and Choreographed by Kevin Bellie
Cahn Auditorium, 600 Emerson, Evanston (map)
thru June 15  |  tickets: $34-$94   |  more info
       
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Review: Haymaker (The Neo-Futurists)

Trevor Dawkins and Kevin Duvall star in The Neo-Futurists' "Haymaker" by Trevor Dawkins, directed by Kurt Chiang. (photo credit: Taylor Bailey)        
      
Haymaker

Created by Trevor Dawkins
Directed by Kurt Chiang
at The Neo-Futurarium, 5153 N. Ashland (map)
thru July 11  |  tickets: $10-$20   |  more info
       
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June 9, 2014 | 0 Comments More