Tag: Brian Selznick

Review: The Nutcracker (Joffrey Ballet, 2017)

The Joffrey Ballet of Chicago presents The Nutcracker at Auditorium Theatre 2017 4            


The Nutcracker
Choreographed by Christopher Wheeldon
Story adapted by Brian Selznick
Auditorium Theatre, 50 E. Congress (map)
thru Dec 30  |  tix: $35 and up  |  more info
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December 6, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Houdini Box (Chicago Children’s Theatre)

Alex Weisman as Victor in Chicago Children's Theatre's "The Houdini Box", directed by Blair Thomas. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)       
The Houdini Box

By Hannah Kohl (book/lyrics) 
    and Mark Messing (music)
Directed by Blair Thomas
at Mercury Theatre, 3745 N. Southport (map)
thru March 4  |  tickets: $18-$36   |  more info 
Check out the Houdini Box study guide
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January 29, 2012 | 1 Comment More