Tag: Jessica Dickey

Review: The Rembrandt (Steppenwolf Theatre)

John Mahoney stars as Homer in The Rembrandt at Steppenwolf Theatre            


The Rembrandt

Written by Jessica Dickey 
Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru Nov 11  |  tix: $20-$104  |  more info
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Review: The Amish Project (Interrobang Theatre Project)

Sarah Gise, The Amish Project, Interrobang Theatre Project           

The Amish Project

Written by Jessica Dickey
Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru Dec 4  |  tix: $14-$17  |  more info
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November 14, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Charles Ives Take Me Home (Strawdog Theatre)

Dave Belden and James Vann star in Strawdog Theatre's "Charles Ives Take Me Home" by Jessica Dickey, directed by Keira Fromm. (photo credit: Chris Ocken)        
Charles Ives Take Me Home

Written by Jessica Dickey 
Directed by Keira Fromm 
at Strawdog Theatre, 3829 N. Broadway (map)
thru June 21  |  tickets: $28   |  more info
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May 28, 2014 | 0 Comments More

The best of Chicago theater in 2011

December’s end brings frantic resolutions, plans for heavy drinking and of course, a barrage of best/worst lists. Being the largest theater review site west of Broadway, Chicago Theater Beat covered over 600 shows in 2011, and the difficulty of choosing the top 25 speaks to the city’s vibrant cultural landscape. In alphabetical order, here are our choices for the year’s best:

Sadieh Rifai - American Theater Company - The Amish Project Mierka Girten, Susan Monts-Bologna - Becky Shaw, Red Orchid Theatre Mortensen, Leahy - The Big Meal, American Theater Company CST_BlackWatch_1 - Copy Jay Torrence, Dean Evans, Leah Urzendowski, Ryan Walters, Molly Plunk
Theatre Mir - Caucasian Chalk Circle - Production 1 Jennifer Lim and James Waterston - Chinglish Goodman Theatre Karen-Aldridge-Cliff-Chamberlain-Ste[3] East of Berlin, Russian Play - Signal Ensemble en-route---Chicago-Shakespeare-One-S[2]
Faust - TheMASSIVE - Chicago Festen_Lev_911 Chicago Shakespeare Theater's "Follies" About Face Theatre's "The Homosexuals" Timothy-Edward-Kane---Court-Theatre-[3]
CCTJackieMe_10 Frank, Fiffer, Bone Harry Groener, Ora Jones, by Peter Bosy Steve-Casillas-Jessie-David-Marvin-Q Andrea Prestinario and Nathan M. Hosner - My Fair Lady Paramount Theatre
Outgoing Tide - Northlight Theatre 011 004_Passing Strange by Bailiwick Chicago Plumpp-and-cast---H1 The Real Thing by Tom Stoppard - Writers Theatre 015 stef-tovar-and-projections-by-john-b[1]


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December 31, 2011 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Amish Project (American Theater Company)

Sadieh Rifai - The Amish Project - Jessica Dickey - PJ Paparelli
The Amish Project

Written by Jessica Dickey  
Directed by PJ Paparelli
at American Theater, 1909 W. Byron (map)
thru Oct 23 30  | tickets: $35-$40  | more info

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September 29, 2011 | 2 Comments More