Tag: Dawn Bless

Review: Madagascar–A Musical Adventure (Chicago Shakespeare Theater)

Stephen Schellhardt, Gilbert Domally, Jordan Brown and Lisa Estridge star in Madagascar, Chicago Shakespeare            
      

   

Madagascar:
  A Musical Adventure

Written by Kevin Del Aguila (book), 
   George Noriega, Joel Someillan (music/lyrics)
Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Navy Pier (map)
thru Aug 27  |  tix: $22-$34  |  more info
       
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July 24, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Good Person of Szechwan (Cor Theatre)

Will Von Vogt (left) plays the good hearted prostitute, Shen Te, and Chris Brickhouse is Sun/Husband in Cor Theatre's The Good Person. Ernie Nolan directs Tony Kushner’s translation of Bertolt Brecht’s popular parable of good and evil. Performances run through September 11, 2016 at Chicago's A Red Orchid Theatre. Tickets and information: CorTheatre.org or (866) 811-4111 Credit: Matthew Gregory Hollis          

    
The Good Person of Szechwan 

Written by Bertolt Brecht
Translated by Tony Kushner
A Red Orchid Theatre, 1531 N. Wells (map)
thru Sept 11  |  tix: $25  |  more info
       
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August 22, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Dreamgirls (Porchlight Music Theatre)

Donica Lynn, Candace C. Edwards and Katherine Thomas in Dreamgirls          
   
   
   
Dreamgirls

By Tom Eyen (book and lyrics)
    and Henry Krieger (music)
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru May 22  |  tix: $35-$51   |  more info
       
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April 26, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: One Hit Wonders (Black Ensemble Theater)

Lyle Miller and Ereatha McCullough star in Black Ensemble Theater's world premiere "One Hit Wonders" by Rueben D. Echoles and Dawn Bless, directed by Daryl D. Brooks. (photo credit: Daniel Nicholas)        
      
One Hit Wonders

Written by Rueben D. Echoles 
  in collaboration with Dawn Bless
Directed by Daryl D. Brooks
Black Ensemble Theater, 4450 N. Clark (map)
thru June 29  |  tickets: $55-$65   |  more info
       
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June 13, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: H.M.S. Pinafore (Light Opera Works)

Michael Cavalieri and James Harms star in Light Opera Work's "H.M.S. Pinafore" by Gilbert & Sullivan, directed by Rudy Hogenmiller. (photo credit: Chris Ocken)        
       
H.M.S. Pinafore  

Written by Sir W.S. Gilbert and Sir Arthur Sullivan
Directed by Rudy Hogenmiller
Conducted by Roger Bingaman  
Cahn Auditorium, 600 Emerson, Evanston (map)
thru June 16  |  tickets: $48-$92   |  more info
       
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June 12, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Other Cinderella (Black Ensemble Theatre)

A'rese Emokpae stars as the Fairy God Mama in Black Ensemble Theater's "The Other Cinderella", written and directed by Jackie Taylor. (photo credit: Danny Nicholas)

       
       
The Other Cinderella 

Written and Directed by Jackie Taylor
Black Ensemble Theater, 4450 N. Clark (map)
thru Jan 13  |  tickets: $55-$65   |  more info
       
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December 10, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: One Name Only (Black Ensemble Theater)

Jessica Moore, Ninah Snipes, Lisa Beasley and Ta-Tynisa Wilson star in Black Ensemble Theater's "One Name Only", written and directed by Rueben Echoles. (photo credit: Danny Nicholas)        
       
One Name Only 

Written and Directed by Rueben D. Echoles  
BET Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark (map)
thru Nov 11  |  tickets: $55-$65   |  more info
       
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October 12, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Marvin Gaye Story (Black Ensemble Theater)

Rashawn Thompson as Marvin Gaye in Black Ensemble Theater's "The Marvin Gaye Story", written by Jackie Taylor. (photo credit: Danny Nicholas)       
      
The Marvin Gaye Story 

Written and Directed by Jackie Taylor 
at BET Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark (map)
thru July 29  |  tickets: $55-$65   |  more info
       
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May 22, 2012 | 2 Comments More