Review: Butler (Northlight Theatre)

Greg Vinkler and Tosin Morohunfola in Butler, Northlight Theatre         
    

      
Butler

Written by Richard Strand
North Shore Arts Center, Skokie (map)
thru Apr 17  |  tix: $25-$79  |  more info 
        
Half-price tickets available   
    

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Review: Fooling Buddha (First Folio Theatre)

David Kovac stars in First Folio Theatre's Fooling Buddha          
 
        
Fooling Buddha

Created & Performed by David Kovac
Developed  & Directed by Patrick New
First Folio Theatre, Oak Brook (map)
thru Apr 24  |  tix: $25-$49   |  more info 
       
Half price tickets available   
    

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Review: Time Steps (Chicago Tap Theatre)

Mark Yonally and Jennifer Pfaff Yonally in Time Steps, Chicago Tap Theatre           
  
         
Time Steps

Written by Marc Kelly Smith
Choreographed by Mark Yonally
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru Apr 10  |  tix: $35  | more info
       
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Review: Matilda the Musical (Broadway in Chicago)

Matilda

Mia Sinclair Jenness
Bryce Ryness

 Jenness, and Ryness will be joined by fellow principal cast members Jennifer Blood (Miss Honey), Quinn Mattfeld (Mr. Wormwood) and Cassie Silva (Mrs. Wormwood).

The ensemble will include Cal Alexander, Kayla Amistad, Cameron Burke, Brittany Conigatti, Michael Fatica, Wesley Faucher, John Michael Fiumara, Camden Gonzales, Shonica Gooden, Evan Gray, Cassidy Hagel, Meliki Hurd, Michael D. Jablonski, Luke Kolbe Mannikus, Stephanie Martignetti, Megan McGuff, Ora Jones, Justin Packard, Serena Quadrato, Aristotle Rock, Jaquez Andre Sims, Ian Michael Stuart, Danny Tieger, Kaci Walfall, Natalie Wisdom and Darius Wright.         
   
        
Matilda the Musical

By Tim Minchin (music & lyrics) 
    and Dennis Kelly (book)
Based on the novel by Roald Dahl
Oriental Theatre, 24 W. Randolph (map)
thru Apr 10  |  tix: $33-$90  |  more info
       
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Review: The Last Big Mistake (The Factory Theater)

Angela DeMarco and Kim Boler in Last Big Mistake         
    

     
The Last Big Mistake

Written by Ernie Deak 
The Factory Theater, 1623 W. Howard (map)
thru Apr 30  |  tix: $10-$25   |  more info
       
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Review: The New Sincerity (Theater Wit)

(from left) Drew Shirley plays Benjamin, editor of the literary journal asymptope, Maura Kidwell is asymptope’s top writer Rose, and Alex Stein is Occupy Movement protester Django in Theater Wit’s Midwest premiere of The New Sincerity, a new comedy by rising dramatist Alena Smith about love, sex and protest, and perhaps the first drama to deal with the idealism of the Occupy Movement. Performances run now Feb. 25-April 17, 2016 at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago. Tickets: TheaterWit.org or 773.975.8150.
 
 
          
  

        
The New Sincerity

Written by Alena Smith
Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Apr 17  |  tix: $30-$36  | more info
       
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Review: Short Shakespeare! Twelfth Night (Chicago Shakespeare Theater)

UIC Architecture Building, Thursday. March 3, 2016.

Charles Osgood Photography

          
 

        
Short Shakespeare!
    Twelfth Night

Written by William Shakespeare
Adapted/Directed by Kirsten Kelly  
Chicago Shakespeare at Navy Pier (map)
thru Apr 9  |  tix: $22-$34   |  more info
       
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Review: The Matchmaker (Goodman Theatre)

Theo Allyn and Kristine Nielsen in The Matchmaker, Goodman Theatre         
   

     
The Matchmaker

Written by Thornton Wilder
Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru Apr 10  |  tix: $20-$85 |  more info
       
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