Tag: Keith Kupferer

Review: Hillary and Clinton (Victory Gardens Theater)

John Apicella and Cheryl Lynn Bruce in Hillary and Clinton, Victory Gardens Theater          
       

   
Hillary and Clinton

Written by Lucas Hnath
VG Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln (map)
thru May 1  |  tix: $15-$60   |  more info
       
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April 22, 2016 | 1 Comment More

Review: Never the Sinner (Victory Gardens Theater)

Jordan Brodess and Japhet Balaban star as Loeb and Leopold in Victory Gardens Theater's "Never the Sinner" by John Logan, directed by Gary Griffin. (photo credit: Michael Courier)         
      
Never the Sinner 

Written by John Logan
VG Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Dec 6 |  tix: $20-$60 |  more info
       
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November 15, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Humans (American Theater Company)

Hanna Dworkin in American Theater Company's "The Humans" by Stephen Karam, directed by PJ Paparelli. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
The Humans

Written by Stephen Karam  
Directed by PJ Paparelli
American Theater Company, 1909 W. Byron (map)
thru Feb 1  |  tickets: $43-$48   |  more info
       
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December 24, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Qualms (Steppenwolf Theatre)

Karen Aldridge and David Pasquesi star as Regine and Roger in Steppenwolf Theatre's "The Qualms" by Bruce Norris, directed by Pam MacKinnon. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
The Qualms

Written by Bruce Norris
Directed by Pam MacKinnon
at Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted (map)
thru Aug 31  |  tickets: $20-$86   |  more info
       
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July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Gypsy (Chicago Shakespeare)

Keith Kupferer, Jessica Rush and Louise Pitro star in Chicago Shakespeare's "Gypsy" by Jule Styen, Arthur Laurents and Stephen Sondheim; directed by Gary Griffin. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Gypsy

Jule Styne (music), Arthur Laurents (book)
   and Stephen Sondheim (lyrics)  
Directed by Gary Griffin  
Chicago Shakespeare at Navy Pier (map)
thru March 23  |  tickets: $48-$88   |  more info
       
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February 25, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Appropriate (Victory Gardens Theater)

Stef Tovar and Leah Karpel star in Victory Gardens Theater's "Appropriate" by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, directed by Gary Griffin. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Appropriate

Written by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins  
Directed by Gary Griffin  
Victory Gardens Biograph Theater (map)
thru Dec 8  |  tickets: $20-$60   |  more info
       
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November 19, 2013 | 1 Comment More

Review: American Wee-Pie (Rivendell Theatre)

Jane Baxter Miller stars in Rivendell Theatre's "American Wee-Pie" by Lisa Dillman, directed by Megan Carney. (photo credit: Joe Mazza)        
       
American Wee-Pie 

Written by Lisa Dillman
Directed by Megan Carney
at Rivendell Theatre, 5779 N. Ridge (map)
thru Feb 16  |  tickets: $30   |  more info
       
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January 19, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Top 10 Chicago Plays of 2012

Taking into account the nearly 700 productions that we reviewed in 2012, here are our picks for the best of the best. Bravo!!  (FYI: We’re honored to have the national website Huffington Post use our choices for their Top 10 Chicago productions here)

Mary Beth Fisher and Rob Lindley star in Court Theatre's "Angels in America" by Tony Kushner, directed by Charles Newell. Molly Regan, Lusia Strus and Mariann Mayberry star in Steppenwolf Theatre's "Good People" by David Lindsay-Abaire, directed by K. Todd Freman. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow) Rania Salem Manganaro stars in The Inconveniences' "Hit The Wall" by Ike Holter, directed by Eric Hoff. (photo credit: Ryan Borque) Brian Dennehy and Nathan Lane star in Goodman Theatre's "The Iceman Cometh" by Eugene O'Neill, directed by Robert Falls. (photo credit: Liz Lauren) Brandon Dahlquist, Shannon Cochran and Jonathan Weir star in Writers' Theatre's "A Little Night Music" by Stephen Sondheim, directed by William Brown. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)
Adam Poss and Madrid St. Angelo star in star in Victory Gardens' "Oedipus el Rey" by Luis Alfaro, directed by Chay Yew. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow) Chiara Mangiameli and Rick Bayless star in Lookingglass Theatre's "Rick Bayless in Cascabel" by Heidi Stillman and Tony Hernandez and Rick Bayless. (photo credit: Sean Williams) Lyric Opera of Chicago's "Show Boat", conducted by John DeMain, directed by Francesca Zambrello. (photo credit: Robert Kusel) Jason Danieley as George and Carmen Cusack as Dot, in Chicago Shakespeare's "Sunday in the Park with George" by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine, directed by Gary Griffin. (photo credit: Liz Lauren) Richard Cotovsky and Preston Tate Jr. star in Mary-Arrchie Theatre's "Superior Donuts" by Tracy Letts.  (photo credit: Greg Rothman)

 

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January 6, 2013 | 0 Comments More