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Review: The King and I (Broadway in Chicago)

Jose Llana and Laura Michelle Kelly star as The King and Anna in The King and I, Broadway Chicago             

   

The King and I
    
By Richard Rodgers (music),
  Oscar Hammerstein II (lyrics, co-author)   
at Oriental Theatre, 24 W. Randolph (map)
thru July 9  |  tix: $20-$90  |  more info
       
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June 29, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: Carmen (Lyric Opera of Chicago, 2017)

Carmen at Lyric Opera 2017 1           
      
  

Carmen

Written by Georges Bizet (music),
    Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy (libretto)
Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker (map)
thru March 25  |  tix: $20-$349  |  more info
       
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February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: Bullets Over Broadway (Broadway in Chicago)

Kaylee Olson, Carissa Fiorillo and Elizabeth Dugas in Bullets Over Broadway, Broadway Chicago           
      

     
Bullets Over Broadway

Written by Woody Allen
Based on screenplay by Douglas McGrath
PrivateBank Theatre, 18 W. Monroe (map)
thru May 1  |  tix: $19-$85   |  more info
       
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April 24, 2016 | 2 Comments More

Review: The Lion King (Broadway in Chicago, 2015)

Patrick R. Brown stars as Scar in Broadway in Chicago's "The Lion King" by Elton John and Tim Rice, directed by Julie Taymor. (photo credit: Joan Marcus)         
     

     
The Lion King  

Music/Lyrics by Elton John & Tim Rice
Book by Roger Allers and Irene Mecchi
Cadillac Palace, 151 W. Randolph (map)
thru Jan 17 |  tix: $35-$180  | more info
       
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December 8, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Big Fish the Musical (Broadway in Chicago)

Norbert Leo Butz and Kate Baldwin star in Broadway in Chicago's "Big Fish" by Andrew Lippa and John August, directed and choreographed by Susan Stroman. (photo credit: Paul Kolnik)       
      
Big Fish 

Music and Lyrics by Andrew Lippa
Book by John August
Directed and Choreographed by Susan Stroman
at Oriental Theatre, 24 W. Randolph (map)
thru May 5  |  tickets: $33-$100   |  more info
       
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April 23, 2013 | 3 Comments More

Review: The Motherf**ker with the Hat (Steppenwolf Theatre)

John Ortiz and Sandra Delgado star in Steppenwolf Theatre's "The Motherf**ker with the Hat" by Stephen Adly Guirgis, directed by Anna D. Shapiro. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
       
The Motherf**ker
                 with the Hat
 

Written by Stephen Adly Guirgis
Directed by Anna D. Shapiro
at Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru March 3  |  tickets: $20-$86   |  more info
       
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January 9, 2013 | 1 Comment More

Review: Three Sisters (Steppenwolf Theatre)

(left to right) Sisters Masha (Carrie Coon), Irina (Caroline Neff) and Olga (ensemble member Ora Jones) yearn for Moscow in Steppenwolf Theatre Company’s production of Anton Chekhov’s Three Sisters, adapted by ensemble member Tracy Letts, directed by ensemble member Anna D. Shapiro.        
       
Three Sisters 

Written by Anton Chekhov 
Adapted by Tracy Letts 
Directed by Anna D. Shapiro  
at Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru Aug 26  |  tickets: $20-$75   |  more info
       
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July 12, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: South Pacific (Broadway in Chicago)

A scene from Rodgers and Hammerstein's "South Pacific", directed by Sarna Lapine.       
      
South Pacific 

By Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II
Co-Authored by Joshua Logan
Directed by Sarna Lapine
Cadillac Palace Thtr, 151 W. Randolph (map)
thru Feb 26  |  tickets: $18-$85   |  more info
       
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February 16, 2012 | 0 Comments More