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Review: It’s A Wonderful Life: Live in Chicago! (American Blues Theater, 2016)

Brandon Dahlquist and John Mohrlein star in It's A Wonderful Life, American Blues Thtr           
      

It’s a Wonderful Life:
   Live in Chicago!

Based on film by Frank Capra
Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Dec 31  |  tix: $19-$49  |  more info
       
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December 19, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Little Shop of Horrors (American Blues Theater)

Michael Mahler in Little Shop of Horrors, American Blues Theater, Johnny Knight          
      
   
Little Shop of Horrors 

By Howard Ashman (book, lyrics)
  and Alan Menken (music)
Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru July 31  |  tix: $19-$49   |  more info
       
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May 21, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Mary Poppins (Nightblue Performing Arts Company)

Kyrie Anderson, Sage Harper, Liam Dahlborn and Ryan Dooley in Mary Poppins, Nightblue          
      
   

Mary Poppins

By Richard M. and Robert B. Sherman
George Stiles, Anthony Drewe, Julian Fellowes 
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru Mar 27  |  tix: $25-$37 |  more info 
       
Half-price tickets available  

March 6, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Looking Over the President’s Shoulder (American Blues Theater)

Manny Buckley in Looking Over President's Shoulder, American Blues Theater 5          
      
   

Looking Over 
   the President’s Shoulder

Written by James Still
Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru March 6  |  tix: $29-$38  | more info
       
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March 3, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Ain’t Misbehavin’ (Porchlight Music Theatre, 2015)

Lorenzo Rush, Jr. and Lina Wass star in Porchlight Music Theatre's revival of "Aint's Misbehavin," music by Fats Waller, directed by Brenda Didier. (photo credit: Kelsey Jorissen)         
      
Ain’t Misbehavin’ 

Music by Thomas “Fats” Waller 
Book by Murray Horwitz, Richard Maltby Jr.
Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru Dec 20  |  tix: $39-$48  |  more info
       
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November 22, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Ring of Fire – The Music of Johnny Cash (Mercury Theater)

Malcolm Ruhl, Michael Monroe Goodman and Greg Hirte star in Mercury Theater and Theatre at the Center's "Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash," created by Richard Maltby, Jr., directed by Brian Russell. (photo credit: Brett Beiner)       
      
Ring of Fire

Created by Richard Maltby, Jr.
Conceived by William Meade
Mercury Theater, 3745 N. Southport (map)
thru Nov 1 |  tix: $25-$65  | more info
       
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September 1, 2015 | 1 Comment More

Review: Hank Williams, Lost Highway (American Blues Theater, 2014)

Matthew Brumlow stars as Hank Williams in American Blues Theater's "Hank Williams: Lost Highway" by Randal Myler and Mark Harelik, directed by Damon Kiely. (photo credit: Johnny Knight)        
      
Hank Williams:
     Lost Highway

Written by Randal Myler and Mark Harelik
Music by Hank Williams  
Directed by Damon Kiely  
at Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Sept 28  |  tickets: $29-$49   |  more info
       
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August 18, 2014 | 1 Comment More

Review: Days Like Today (Writers Theatre)

Jonathan Weir and Emily Berman star in Writers Theatre's "Days Like Today" by Alan Schmuckler and Laura Eason, directed by Michael Halberstam. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Days Like Today

Music and Lyrics by Alan Schmuckler 
Book by Laura Eason 
Directed by Michael Halberstam
Writers Theatre, 325 Tudor, Glencoe (map)
thru July 27  |  tickets: $35-$70   |  more info
       
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July 4, 2014 | 1 Comment More