Tag: Amy Herzog

Review: The Great God Pan (Next Theatre)

James Leaming and Brett Schneider star in Next Theatre's "The Great God Pan" by Amy Herzog, directed by Kimberly Senior. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
The Great God Pan

Written by Amy Herzog
Directed by Kimberly Senior 
at Noyes Cultural Arts Center, Evanston (map)
thru May 11  |  tickets: $30-$45   |  more info
       
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Top 10 Chicago Plays of 2013

Karl Hamilton and Mark David Kaplan in Chicago Children's Theater's "A Year with Frog and Toad" by Robert and William Reale, directed by Henry Godinez. (photo credit: Charles Osgood) Greta Oglesby and Toni Martin in TimeLine Theatre's "A Raisin in the Sun" by Lorraine Hansberry, directed by Ron OJ Parson. (photo credit: Lara Goetsch) Hans Fleischmann stars as Tom in Mary-Arrchie Theatre's "The Glass Menagerie" by Tennessee Williams, directed by Hans Fleischmann. (photo credit: Emily Schwartz) Jackson Doran, GQ, JQ and Postell Pringle in Chicago Shakespeare's "Othello: The Remix," created and directed by the Q Brothers. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow) Kenesha Reed, Genesis Salamanca, Angelina Llongueras, Lindsey Scalise, Hisako Sugeta and Danielle Nicholas star in Her Story Theater's "Shadow Town," written and directed by Mary Bonnett. (photo credit: Katie Herst)
Redtwist Theatre's "Clybourne Park" starred Kelly Owens Rodman, Michael Sherwin and Frank Pete star in Redtwist Theatre's "Clybourne Park" by Bruce Norris, directed by Steve Scott. (phtoo credit: Kimberly Loughlin) Manny Buckley, Tyshaun Lang, Keith Neagle, McKenzie Chinn, Lucy Sandy, Marjie Southerland and Morgan McNaugh in Pavement Group's "Harry and the Thief" by Sigrid Gilmer, directed by Krissy Vanderwarker. (photo credit: Brittany Barnes) Shavac Prakash and Scott Baity, Jr star in Collaboraction's "Crime Scene: A Chicago Anthology," conceived and directed by Anthony Moseley. (photo credit: Cesario Moza) Daniel Strauss and Lauren Lopez star as El-Fayoumy and Mother Theresa in Judas Redux and Starkid's "Last Days of Judas Iscariot" by Stephen Adly Guirgis, directed by Julia Albain. Callie Johnson, Rod Thomas, Susan McMongale and Josh Tolle in Drury Lane Theatre's "Next to Normal," directed by William Osetek. (photo credit: Brett Beiner)

 

Another year, another 12 months of great theater! 2013 blessed the Windy City with inspired new works and riveting revivals from a wide range of companies – the largest equity houses to the smallest of Chicago’s storefronts. Taking into account the 600+ productions that we reviewed in 2013, here are our picks for the best of the best. Bravo!!   (note: for the 3rd year in a row, we’re honored to have the national website Huffington Post use our choices for their Top 10 Chicago productions!)

See our picks below the fold

     
December 29, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: 4000 Miles (Northlight Theatre)

Josh Salt and Mary Ann Thebus star in Northlight Theatre's "4000 Miles" by Amy Herzog, directed by Kimberly Senior. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
4000 Miles

Written by Amy Herzog  
Directed by Kimberly Senior 
at Northlight Theatre, Skokie (map)
thru Oct 20  |  tickets: $25-$75   |  more info
       
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September 27, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Belleville (Steppenwolf Theatre)

Kate Arrington and Cliff Chamberlain in in Steppenwolf Theatre Company’s production of Belleville by Amy Herzog, directed by Anne Kauffman.        
       
Belleville 

Written by Amy Herzog  
Directed by Anne Kauffman
Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru Aug 25  |  tickets: $20-$78   |  more info
       
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July 8, 2013 | 2 Comments More

Review: After the Revolution (Next Theatre)

Christine Stulik as Emma - After the Revolution       
      
After the Revolution 

Written by Amy Herzog  
Directed by Kimberly Senior  
Noyes Cultural Arts Center, Evanston (map)
thru May 13  |  tickets: $30-$40   |  more info
       
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April 12, 2012 | 1 Comment More