Tag: Adam Poss

Review: Queen (Victory Gardens Theater)

Priya Mohanty and Darci Nalepa star as Sanam and Ariel in Queen, Victory Gardens Theater           
      
 

Queen

Written by Madhuri Shekar
VG Biograph Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln (map)
thru May 14  |  tix: $15-$60  |  more info
       
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April 26, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: 2666 (Goodman Theatre)

Janet Ulrich Brooks and Mark L. Montgomery in 2666 Parv V, Goodman Theatre          
      
   

2666

Adapted by Robert Falls, Seth Bockley
  from novel by Roberto Bolaño 
Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru Mar 13  |  tix: $20-$45 | more info
       
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March 10, 2016 | 2 Comments More

Review: 1984 (Steppenwolf for Young Adults)

Lance Baker and Adam Poss star in Steppenwolf for Young Adults' "1984," adapted by Andrew White, directed by Hallie Gordon. (photo credit: Joe Mazza)          
      
1984

Adapted by Andrew White
   from novel by George Orwell
Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru Nov 20  |  tix: $20  |  more info
       
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October 26, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Lake Effect (Silk Road Rising)

Minita Gandhi and Mark Smith star in Silk Road Rising's "The Lake Effect" by Rajiv Joseph, directed by Timothy Douglas. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
       
The Lake Effect 

Written by Rajiv Joseph  
Directed by Timothy Douglas 
at Pierce Hall, 77 W. Washington (map)
thru May 26  |  tickets: $35   |  more info
       
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May 4, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Small, Dark Room (Erasing the Distance)

Adam Poss stars as Tarak in Erasing the Distance's "The Small, Dark Room", directed by Reshmi Hazra. (photo credit: Cory Dewald)        
      
The Small, Dark Room

Directed by Reshmi Hazra 
Center on Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted (map)
thru April 16  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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April 11, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Teddy Ferrara (Goodman Theatre)

Liam Benzvi and Adam Poss star in Goodman Theatre's "Teddy Ferrara" by Christopher Shinn, directed by Evan Cabnet. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)        
       
Teddy Ferrara 

Written by Christopher Shinn 
Directed by Evan Cabnet
at Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru March 3  |  tickets: $14-$45   |  more info
       
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February 14, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Top 10 Chicago Plays of 2012

Taking into account the nearly 700 productions that we reviewed in 2012, here are our picks for the best of the best. Bravo!!  (FYI: We’re honored to have the national website Huffington Post use our choices for their Top 10 Chicago productions here)

Mary Beth Fisher and Rob Lindley star in Court Theatre's "Angels in America" by Tony Kushner, directed by Charles Newell. Molly Regan, Lusia Strus and Mariann Mayberry star in Steppenwolf Theatre's "Good People" by David Lindsay-Abaire, directed by K. Todd Freman. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow) Rania Salem Manganaro stars in The Inconveniences' "Hit The Wall" by Ike Holter, directed by Eric Hoff. (photo credit: Ryan Borque) Brian Dennehy and Nathan Lane star in Goodman Theatre's "The Iceman Cometh" by Eugene O'Neill, directed by Robert Falls. (photo credit: Liz Lauren) Brandon Dahlquist, Shannon Cochran and Jonathan Weir star in Writers' Theatre's "A Little Night Music" by Stephen Sondheim, directed by William Brown. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)
Adam Poss and Madrid St. Angelo star in star in Victory Gardens' "Oedipus el Rey" by Luis Alfaro, directed by Chay Yew. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow) Chiara Mangiameli and Rick Bayless star in Lookingglass Theatre's "Rick Bayless in Cascabel" by Heidi Stillman and Tony Hernandez and Rick Bayless. (photo credit: Sean Williams) Lyric Opera of Chicago's "Show Boat", conducted by John DeMain, directed by Francesca Zambrello. (photo credit: Robert Kusel) Jason Danieley as George and Carmen Cusack as Dot, in Chicago Shakespeare's "Sunday in the Park with George" by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine, directed by Gary Griffin. (photo credit: Liz Lauren) Richard Cotovsky and Preston Tate Jr. star in Mary-Arrchie Theatre's "Superior Donuts" by Tracy Letts.  (photo credit: Greg Rothman)

 

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January 6, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Will You Stand Up? (Erasing the Distance)

Jasondra Johnson, James Earl Jones II, Maura Kidwell, Adam Poss and Craig Thompson star in Erasing the Distance's "Will You Stand Up?", directed by Jason Economus.       
      
Will You Stand Up? 

Adapted by Brenda Barrie, Pat Curtis, Brighid O’Shaughnessy and Craig Thompson
Directed by Jason Economus  
at Center on Halsted, 3656 N Halsted (map)
thru Nov 20  |  tickets: $10-$20   |  more info
       
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November 16, 2012 | 0 Comments More