Tag: Kasey Alfonso

Review: Little Fish (Kokandy Productions)

Nicole Laurenzi stars in Little Fish, Kokandy Productions             
        

   

Little Fish

Written by Michael John LaChiusa
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Aug 20  |  tix: $33-$38  |  more info
       
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August 3, 2017 | 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: West Side Story (Paramount Theatre)

It’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.          
      
  

West Side Story

Written by Leonard Bernstein (music),
  Stephen Sondheim (lyrics), Arthur Laurents (book)
Paramount Theatre, Aurora, IL  (map)
thru Apr 24  |  tix: $41-$56  |  more info
       
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March 21, 2016 | 2 Comments More

Review: The Full Monty (Kokandy Productions)

Garrett Lutz stars as Jerry Lukowski in Kokandy Productions' "The Full Monty" by Terrence McNally and David Yazbek, directed by John D. Glover. (photo credit: Joshua Albanese Photography)       
      
The Full Monty 

Book by Terrence McNally 
Music & Lyrics by David Yazbek 
Directed by John D. Glover
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru April 12  |  tickets: $38   |  more info
       
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March 15, 2015 | 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: Rent (Paramount Theatre)

Andrew M. Mueller and Meghan Murphy star in Paramount Theatre's "Rent" by Jonathan Larson, directed by Jim Corti. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)        
      
Rent

Written by Jonathan Larson  
Directed by  Jim Corti
at Paramount Theatre, Aurora, IL  (map)
thru April 6  |  tickets: $37-$50   |  more info
       
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March 29, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Smokey Joe’s Cafe (The Royal George Theatre)

Britt-Marie Siversten stars in Theo Ubique's Cabaret Theatre's "Smokey Joe's Cafe", directed by Brenda Didier. (photo credit: Anthony Robert La Penna)        
       
Smokey Joe’s Café: 
  The Songs of Lieber & Stoller
 

Words/Music by Jerry Lieber and Mike Stoller
Reconceived and Directed by Brenda Didier
The Royal George Theatre, 1641 N. Halsted (map)
thru May 26  |  tickets: $24-$46   |  more info
       
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March 21, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Duck for President (Lifeline Theatre)

Nathaniel Niemi as Duck in Lifeline Theatre's "Duck for President" by James Grote and George Howe, directed by Shole Milos. (photo credit: Suzanne Plunkett)

       
       
Duck for President 

Adapted by James E. Grote
Music and Lyrics by George Howe  
Directed by Shole Milos
at Lifeline Theatre, 6912 N. Glenwood (map)
thru Nov 25  |  tickets: $15   |  more info   
     
         
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October 25, 2012 | 0 Comments More