Tag: Hallie Gordon

Review: The Christians (Steppenwolf Theatre)

Jacqueline Williams, Mary-Margaret Roberts, Tom Irwin, Jazelle Morriss and Faith Howard in The Christians           
      
  

The Christians

Written by Lucas Hnath
Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru Jan 29  |  tix: $20-$89  |  more info
       
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January 18, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Top 10 Chicago Productions of 2016

 

Hamilton by Lin-Manuel Miranda at PrivateBank Theatre, Broadway in Chicago 3Brenda Barrie, James Doherty. Michael E Martin, Johnny Arena and Rudy Galvan in United Flight 232The Joffrey Ballet presents Christopher Wheeldon’s The Nutcracker, Auditorium Theatre 27Jessica Ervin and Bryce Gangel in Dry Land, Rivendell TheatreMichael Holding by Laura Wade in Posh, Steep Theatre GGMaria Velazquez in Library from Learning Curve, Albany Park Theater ProjectThomas Cox, Bolden. (Back) Ruiz, Sullivan, Brown. Photo by Michael Brosilow (2)Cecelia Wingate and Liz Sharpe in Byhalia Mississippi, New Colony Definition TheatreSydney Charles and Julian Parker in Prowess, Jackalope Theatre (Joel Maisonet)Amy Stricker, Britain Gebhardt, Max DeTogne, Lizzie Schwarzrock, Kelly Baskin, Caitlin Jackson

Another year, another 12 months of great theater! 2016 blessed the Windy City with inspired new works and riveting revivals from a wide range of companies – from the largest equity houses and dance companies to the smallest of Chicago’s storefronts. Taking into account the hundreds of productions that we reviewed this past year, here are our picks, in alphabetical order, for the best 10 productions of 2016. Bravo to all!!  

See our picks below the fold

     
January 2, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Burials (Steppenwolf for Young Adults)

Olivia Cygan and Becca Savoy star as Sophie and Chloe in The Burials, Steppenwolf for Young Adults           
      
 

The Burials

Written by Caitlin Parrish 
Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru Oct 22  |  tix: $20  |  more info
       
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October 11, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Dry Land (Rivendell Theatre)

Jessica Ervin and Bryce Gangel in Dry Land, Rivendell Theatre          
       

   
Dry Land

Written by Ruby Rae Spiegel
Rivendell Theatre, 5779 N. Ridge (map)
thru May 28  |  tix: $35   |  more info
       
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May 1, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: 1984 (Steppenwolf for Young Adults)

Lance Baker and Adam Poss star in Steppenwolf for Young Adults' "1984," adapted by Andrew White, directed by Hallie Gordon. (photo credit: Joe Mazza)          
      
1984

Adapted by Andrew White
   from novel by George Orwell
Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru Nov 20  |  tix: $20  |  more info
       
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October 26, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Animal Farm (Steppenwolf Theatre)

Matt Kahler and Will Allan star in Steppenwolf Theatre's "Animal Farm," adated from the George Orwell novel by Althos Low, directed by Hallie Gordon. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
  
Animal Farm

Adapted by Althos Low
Directed by Hallie Gordon
at Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru Nov 16  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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November 3, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Eat Your Heart Out (Rivendell Theatre)

Katherine Keberlein and Anne Joy star in Rivendell Theatre's "Eat Your Heart Out" by Courtney Baron, directed by Hallie Gordon. (photo credit: Joe Mazza)        
      
Eat Your Heart Out

Written by Courtney Baron 
Directed by Hallie Gordon
at Rivendell Theatre, 5779 N. Ridge (map)
thru July 12  |  tickets: $30   |  more info
       
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June 15, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Leveling Up (Steppenwolf Theatre)

Clancy McCartney in Steppenwolf Theatre's "Leveling Up" by Deborah Zoe Laufer, directed by Hallie Gordon. (photo credit: Emily Schwartz)        
      
Leveling Up

Written by Deborah Zoe Laufer
Directed by Hallie Gordon
at Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru March 15  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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March 8, 2014 | 0 Comments More