Tag: Harmony France

Review: Lizzie (Firebrand Theatre)

Liz Chidester, Leah Davis, Camille Robinson and Jacquelyne Jones star in Lizzie, Firebrand Theatre            
      

  

Lizzie
 
Conceived by Tim Maner   
   and Steven Cheslik-deMeyer
at Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru Jan 14  |  tix: $20-$45  |  more info
       
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November 15, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: Jabari Dreams of Freedom (Chicago Children’s Theatre)

13-year-old Cameron A. Goode (left) plays Jabari, whose dreams take him back to 1963 Birmingham, Alabama to meet members of the Birmingham Children’s Brigade (Leslie Ann Sheppard and Patrick Agada) in Chicago Children’s Theatre’s world premiere of Jabari Dreams of Freedom by Nambi E. Kelley. Performances are April 5-May 1 at the Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn St., Chicago. (Note: Cameron A. Goode alternates with another 13-year-old, Philip Cusic, as the title character in Jabari Dreams of Freedom.) Tickets: chicagochildrenstheatre.org or (872) 222-9555. Photo credit: Charles Osgood

 

 
 

 
          

           
Jabari Dreams of Freedom

Written by Nambi E. Kelley
Ruth Page Arts Ctr, 1016 N. Dearborn (map)
thru May 1  |  tix: $10-$39  |  more info
       
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April 20, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Dessa Rose (Bailiwick Chicago)

Harmony France and Jayson Brooks star in Bailiwick Chicago's "Dessa Rose" by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty, directed by Lili-Anne Brown. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Dessa Rose

Book and Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Music by Stephen Flaherty
Directed by Lili-Anne Brown  
Richard Christiansen Thtr, 2433 N. Lincoln (map)
thru April 5  |  tickets: $40   |  more info
       
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March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Hellcab (Profiles Theatre, 2013)

Megan Hickey and Paul Dillon star in Profiles Theatre's "Hellcab" by Will Kern, directed by Darrell W. Cox. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Hellcab

Written by Will Kern 
Directed by Darrell W. Cox
Profiles Theatre, 4139 N. Broadway (map)
thru Jan 12  |  tickets: $35-$40   |  more info
       
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November 16, 2013 | 8 Comments More

Review: The Dream of the Burning Boy (Profiles Theatre)

Profiles Theatre, Dream of a Burning Boy

       
       
The Dream of the
                  Burning Boy
 

Written by David West Read
Directed by Joe Jahraus
Profiles Alley Stage, 4147 N. Broadway (map)
thru April 28  |  tickets: $35-$40   |  more info
       
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April 2, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Fiddler on the Roof (Paramount Theatre)

Classical violinist Mark Agnor plays the titular role in Paramount Theatre's "Fiddler on the Roof" directed by Jim Corti, music directed by Michael Keefe. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)        
       
Fiddler on the Roof 

Written by Joseph Stein (book), Jerry Bock (music)
    and Sheldon Harnick (lyrics)
Directed by Jim Corti  
at Paramount Theatre, Aurora  (map)
thru March 24  |  tickets: $35-$47   |  more info
       
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March 14, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Hellcab (Profiles Theatre)

Konstantin Khrustov (as the cab driver) stars in Profile Theatre's "Hellcab" by Will Kern, directed by Darrell W. Cox (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Hellcab 

Written by Will Kern 
Directed by Darrell W. Cox 
at Profiles Theatre, 4139 N. Broadway (map)
thru Dec 23  |  tickets: $35-$40   |  more info
       
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November 17, 2012 | 1 Comment More

Review: Sweet and Sad (Profiles Theatre)

Profiles Theatre's "Sweet and Sad" by Richard Nelson, directed by Joe Jahraus, continues through October 7th at Profiles' Main Stage.        
       
Sweet and Sad 

Written by Richard Nelson
Directed by Joe Jahraus 
at Profiles Theatre, 4139 N. Broadway (map)
thru Oct 7  |  tickets: $35-$40   |  more info
       
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August 25, 2012 | 0 Comments More