Tag: Justine C. Turner

Review: The Night Season (Strawdog Theatre)

Janice O'Neill and John Henry Roberts star as Lily and John in The Night Season, Strawdog Theatre           
      

  

The Night Season

Written by Rebecca Lenkiewicz
at Factory Theater, 1623 W. Howard (map)
thru June 24  |  tix: $30  |  more info
       
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June 5, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Chicago’s Best Theater of 2016

  

Miguel Cervantes stars as Alexander Hamilton in Hamilton by Lin-Manuel Miranda, Broadway ChicagoDana Omar and Gay Glenn star in Cinderella at the Theater Potatotes, Hypocrites TheatreKaren Rodriguez stars in The Way She Spoke, Solo Celebration, Greenhouse Theater 3ETHL_ShowPageFINAL_450x665James Vincent Meredith and Bethany Jillard in Othello, Chicago Shakespeare TheatreBryce Gangel, Jessica Ervin and Charlotte Thomas in Dry Land, RivendellJulissa Contreras, Sarah Cartwright and Ada Grey in The Haven Place, Red Orchid TheatreEvan Linder and Liz Sharpe in Byhalia Mississippi, New Colony Definition TheatreBrian Parry and Aaron Kirby in The Drawer Boy, Redtwist TheatreChristian Castro and D’Wayne Taylor in Jesus Hopped A Train, Eclipse TheatreThomas Cox, Bolden. (Back) Ruiz, Sullivan, Brown. Photo by Michael Brosilow (2)Mary Beth Fisher and Harris Yulin in Long Day's Journey Into Night, Court TheatreEliza Stoughton and Sam Hubbard in A Loss of Roses, Raven TheatreBlair Brown and Alan Wilder in Mary Page Marlowe, Steppenwolf TheatreChristina Saliba with mirror from Learning Curve, Albany Park Theater ProjectThe Joffrey Ballet presents Christopher Wheeldon’s The Nutcracker, Auditorium TheatreJustin Keyes, Chris Sams, Tyrone L. Robinson, Will Skrip and Sean Blake in Smokey Joe's CafeDash Barber and Christopher Borek in Posh by Laura Wade, Steep Theatre LMSarah Goeden, Justine C. Turner and Nicole Bloomsmith in Once in a Lifetime, StrawdogSydney Charles and Julian Parker in Prowess, Jackalope TheatreIt’s the classic tale of the Sharks versus the Jets in West Side Story, one of the greatest musicals ever, playing March 16-April 24, 2016 at the Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd. in downtown Aurora. For tickets and information, go to ParamountAurora.com or call (630) 896-6666. Photo credit: Liz Lauren.Brian Quijada in Where Do We Sit On the Bus, Teatro Vista Chicago 2Amy Stricker, Britain Gebhardt, Max DeTogne, Lizzie Schwarzrock, Kelly Baskin, Caitlin JacksonMonica Raymund stars in Thaddeus and Slocum, Lookingglass TheatreBrenda Barrie, James Doherty. Michael E Martin, Johnny Arena and Rudy Galvan in United Flight 232

     

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January 3, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: Once in a Lifetime (Strawdog Theatre)

Scott Danielson and Kat McDonnell in Once in a Lifetime          
 

         
Once in a Lifetime 

By George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart
Strawdog Theatre, 3829 N. Broadway (map)
thru June 11  |  tix: $28-$30   |  more info
       
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May 22, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Monstrous Regiment (Lifeline Theatre)

Matt Engle and Sarah Price star in Lifeline Theatre's "Monstrous Regiment," adapted by Chris Hainsworth, directed by Kevin Theis. (photo credit: Kelsey Jorissen)        
      
Monstrous Regiment

Adapted by Chris Hainsworth  
Directed by Kevin Theis
at Lifeline Theatre, 6912 N. Glenwood (map)
thru July 20  |  tickets: $20-$40   |  more info
       
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June 17, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Miss Marx, Or the Involuntary Side Effect of Living (Strawdog Theatre)

John Ferrick and Dana Black star in "Miss Marx" by Philip Dawkins, directed by Megan Shuchman. (photo credit: Chris Ocken)        
      
Miss Marx: Or the Involuntary
   Side Effect of Living

Written by Philip Dawkins
Directed by Megan Shuchman
at Strawdog Theatre, 3829 N. Broadway (map)
thru April 5  |  tickets: $28   |  more info
       
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March 16, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Comrades Mine – Emma Edmonds of the Union Army (City Lit Theater)

Justine C. Turner stars as Emma Edmonds in City Lit Theater's "Comrades Mine" by Maureen Gallagher, directed by Anna C. Bahow. (photo credit: Tom McGrath)        
      
Comrades Mine: Emma Edmonds of the Union Army

Written by Maureen Gallagher
Directed by Anna C. Bahow  
at City Lit Theater, 1020 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru May 19  |  tickets: $28.50   |  more info
       
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April 17, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: City of Dreadful Night (The Den Theatre)

Sam Guinan-Nyhart stars in The Den Theatre’s production of "City of Dreadful Night" by Don Nigro, directed by ensemble member Ron Wells. Photo by Joe Mazza.        
       
City of Dreadful Night 

Written by Don Nigro
Directed by Ron Wells
The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru March 16  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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February 20, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Ren Faire! A Fistful of Ducats (Factory Theater)

Ren Faire, A Fistful of Ducats - Factory Theater Chicago 2008        
       
Ren Faire!
     A Fistful of Ducats

Written by Matt Engle  
Directed by Kyle Hamman
at Prop Thtr, 3502 N. Elston (map)
thru Sept 2  |  tickets: $20   |  more info
       
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July 29, 2012 | 0 Comments More