Tag: Laura McClain

Review: Ragtime (Griffin Theatre)

Laura McClain, Ben Miller and Larry Baldacci star in Ragtime, Griffin Theatre            
   
      

Ragtime
 
By Terrence McNally (book),
Lynn Ahrens (lyric), Stephen Flaherty (music)
at Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru July 22  |  tix: $34-$39  |  more info
       
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June 26, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: Adding Machine (The Hypocrites)

Patrick Du Laney and Andres Enriquez in Adding Machine, Hypocrites Theatre         
      

   
Adding Machine 

Music by Joshua Schmidt
Book/Lyrics by Joshua Schmidt, Jason Loewith
The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru May 15  |  tix: $28-$36  |  more info 
        
Half-price tickets are available
    

April 13, 2016 | 1 Comment More

Review: The Nutcracker (The House Theatre of Chicago, 2015)

Jaclyn Hennell and Desmond Gray star in The House Theatre's "The Nutcracker," adapted from the story by E.T.A. Hoffmann, directed by Tommy Rapley. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)          
      
The Nutcracker 

Created by Jake Minton, Phillip Klapperich
   Kevin O’Donnell and Tommy Rapley
at Chopin Theatre, 1543 W. Division (map)
thru Dec 31  |  tix: $15-$45   |  more info
       
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December 1, 2015 | 0 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: Titanic (Griffin Theatre)

Matt Edmonds and Laura McClain star in Griffin Theatre's "Titanic" by Maury Yeston and Peter Stone, directed by Scott Weinstein. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        

        
Titanic

Book by Peter Stone
Music and Lyrics by Maury Yeston
Directed by Scott Weinstein  
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont  (map)
thru Dec 7  |  tickets: $34-$39   |  more info
       
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November 30, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Into the Woods (The Hypocrites at Mercury Theater)

Sarah Bockel and Hillary Marren star in The Hypocrites' "Into the Woods" by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine, directed by Geoff Button. (photo credit: Matthew Gregory Hollis)        
      
Into the Woods

Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Book by James Lapine 
Directed by Geoff Button
at Mercury Theater, 3745 N. Southport (map)
thru April 5  |  tickets: $20-$59   |  more info
       
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February 13, 2014 | 1 Comment More

Review: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Griffin Theatre)

Griffin Theatre's "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" by William Finn and Rachel Sheinkin, directed by Scott Weinstein. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
       
The 25th Annual Putnam
   County Spelling Bee
  

Music and Lyrics by William Finn
Book by Rachel Sheinkin
Directed by Scott Weinstein
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Dec 15  |  tickets: $31-$36   |  more info
       
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November 7, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Death Takes a Holiday (Circle Theatre)

Laura McClain and Nate Lewellyn star in Circle Theatre's "Death Takes a Holiday", music and lyrics by Maury Yeston, directed by Elizabeth Margolius. (photo credit: Jen Bludgen Duty)        
       
Death Takes a Holiday  

Music and Lyrics by Maury Yeston
Book by Peter Stone and Thomas Meehan 
Directed by Elizabeth Margolius
Circle Theatre, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru May 26  |  tickets: $30-$32   |  more info
       
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April 29, 2013 | 0 Comments More