Tag: Jon Martinez

Review: Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (Pride Films and Plays)

Honey West stars in Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Pride Films and Plays           
      
  

Priscilla, Queen of the Desert 

Book by Stephan Elliott and Allan Scott
Pride Arts Center, 4139 N Broadway (map)
thru Feb12 Mar 12  |  tix: $10-$40  |  more info
       
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January 26, 2017 | 5 Comments More

Review: Tonya and Nancy—The Rock Opera (Underscore Theatre)

Amanda Horvath, Courtney Mack, Genevieve Perrino, Vasily Deris, Caleb Baze, Graham Hawley and Mari Uchida           
      
  

Tonya and Nancy:
  The Rock Opera

Book and Lyrics by Elizabeth Searle
Music by Michael Teoli
Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Dec 30  |  tix: $17-$30  |  more info 
        
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December 9, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Xanadu (American Theater Company)

Jim DeSelm and Landree Fleming in Xanadu, American Theater Company (Michael Brosilow)          
      

   
Xanadu 

Music/Lyrics by Jeff Lynne, John Farrar
Book by Douglas Carter Beane
American Theater Co, 1909 W. Byron (map)
thru July 17  |  tix: $45-$58   |  more info
       
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June 9, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Carrie the Musical (Bailiwick Chicago)

Callie Johnson stars as Carrie in Bailiwick Chicago's "Carrie the Musical" by Michael Gore, Dean Pitchford and Lawrence D. Cohen, directed by Michael Driscoll. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Carrie the Musical

By Michael Gore (music), Dean Pitchford (lyrics),
    and Lawrence D. Cohen (book) 
Directed by Michael Driscoll
at VG Biograph Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln (map)
thru July 12   |  tickets: $40   |  more info
       
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June 2, 2014 | 1 Comment More

Review: Hey! Dancin’! Hey! Musical! (Factory Theater)

Factory Theater presents the world premiere "Hey! Dancin'! Hey! Musical!" by Laura McKenzie, Mike Beyer and Kirk Pynchon, directed by Matthew Gunnels. (photo credit: Evan Hanover)        
      
Hey! Dancin’! Hey! Musical!

By Laura McKenzie (music, lyrics), Mike Beyer (book),
   and Kirk Pynchon (book, additional lyrics)
Directed by Matthew Gunnels
at Prop Thtr, 3502 N. Elston (map)
thru May 31  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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May 10, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Pr0ne – A Casting Couch Musical Comedy (Underscore Theatre Company)

Underscore Theatre presents the world-premiere of "Pr0ne: A Casting Couch Musical Comedy" by Alex Higgin-Houser, David Kornfeld, Brendan Siegfried and Laura Stratford, directed by Alex Higgin-Houser.        
       
Pr0ne: A Casting Couch
                 Musical Comedy
 

Written by Alex Higgin-Houser, David Kornfeld,
     Brendan Siegfried and Laura Stratford 
Directed by Alex Higgin-Houser
at Chicago Dramatists, 1105 W. Chicago (map)
thru Sept 7  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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August 25, 2013 | 1 Comment More

Review: The Seven (The Neapolitans)

Caroline Latta in A Pill, The Seven, The Neopolitans Theatre        
       
The Seven 

at Viaduct Theatre, 3111 N. Western (map)
thru Oct 7  |  tickets: $10-$20   |  more info
       
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September 26, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: Little Shop of Horrors (Street Tempo Theatre)

John Sessler as Seymour and Erin Creighton as Audrey in Street Tempo Theatre’s “Little Shop of Horrors” at Stage 773. (Photo credit: Linda Gartz)       
      
Little Shop of Horrors  

Book and Lyrics by Howard Ashman  
Music by Alan Menken
Directed by Brian Posen and Kory Danielson
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru May 27   |   tickets: $38   |  more info
       
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May 10, 2012 | 0 Comments More