Tag: Maggie Portman

Review: Love’s Labor’s Lost (Chicago Shakespeare, 2017)

Jennie Greenberry and Jennifer Latimore star in Love's Labor's Lost, Chicago Shakespeare           
      
  

Love’s Labor’s Lost

Written by William Shakespeare 
Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Navy Pier (map)
thru March 26  |  tix: $48-$88  |  more info
       
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March 4, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: My Way – A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra (Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre)

Carl Herzog stars in Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre's "My Way: A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra", directed by Fred Anzevino, music-directed by Jeremy Ramey. (photo credit: Cody Jolly)         
      
My Way 

Conceived by Todd Olson, David Grapes
No Exit Café, 6970 N. Glenwood (map)
thru Jan 31  |  tix: $29-$34   |  more info
       
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December 23, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Blood Brothers (Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre)

Charlie Mann and Kyrie Anderson star in Theo Ubique Theatre's "Blood Brothers" by Willy Russell, directed by Fred Anzevino. (photo credit: Adam Vaness)      
      
Blood Brothers 

Written by Willy Russell  
at No Exit Café, 6970 N. Glenwood (map)
thru Nov 15 |  tix: $34-$39  | more info
       
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September 30, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Brigadoon (Goodman Theatre)

Olivia Renteria, Roger Mueller and Jordan Brown star in Goodman Theatre's triumphant "Brigadoon" by Lerner and Loewe, directed by Rachel Rockwell. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)        
      
Brigadoon

Written by Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe 
Revised book by Brian Hill
Directed by Rachel Rockwell
at Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru Aug 17  |  tickets: $25-$97   |  more info
       
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July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Hello Dolly! (Drury Lane Theatre)

David Lively and Karen Ziemba star in Drury Lane Theatre's "Hello Dolly!" by Jerry Herman and Michael Stewart, directed by Rachel Rockwell. (photo credit: Brett Beiner)        
      
Hello Dolly!

Written by Michael Stewart and Jerry Herman
Directed by Rachel Rockwell
Drury Lane Theatre, Oakbrook Terrace (map)
thru Jan 5  |  tickets: $35-$49   |  more info
       
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October 31, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Annie (Paramount Theatre)

Caroline Heffernan as Annie and Mikey as Sandy the Dog, in Paramount Theatre's "Annie", directed and choreographed by Rachel Rockwell. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)        
      
Annie 

Written by Charles Strouse,
    Thomas Meehan, and Martin Charnin
Directed by Rachel Rockwell 
at Paramount Theatre, Aurora (map)
thru Dec 30  |  tickets: $35-$47   |  more info
       
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November 28, 2012 | 1 Comment More

Review: Disney’s Beauty and the Beast (Chicago Shakespeare)

Emily Rohm as Belle, Beauty and the Beast, Chicago Shakespeare       
      
Beauty and the Beast 

Alan Menken (music), Linda Woolverton (book),
     Tim Rice and Howard Ashman (lyrics),
Directed, Choreographed by Rachel Rockwell
at Chicago Shakespeare on Navy Pier (map)
thru Aug 26  |  tickets: $18-$25   |  more info
       
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July 9, 2012 | 1 Comment More

Review: The Secret Garden (Light Opera Works)

Sophie Thatcher is Mary Lennox - Secret Garden       
      
The Secret Garden 

Book and lyrics by Marsha Norman
Music by Lucy Simon  
Directed by Stacey Flaster 
at Cahn Auditorium, Evanston (map)
thru Jan 1  |  tickets: $32-$94   |  more info
       
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December 28, 2011 | 1 Comment More