Tag: Mark Lekas

Review: Sweeney Todd (Paramount Theatre)

Paul-Jordan Jansen stars as Sweeney Todd, Paramount Theatre 2           
      

Sweeney Todd

By Stephen Sondheim (music, lyrics)
    and Hugh Wheeler (book)
Paramount Theatre, Aurora (map)
thru March 19  |  tix: $44-$59  |  more info
       
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March 3, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: Wonderful Town (Goodman Theatre)

Bri Sudia and Lauren Molina and cast in Wonderful Town, Goodman Theatre           
      
  

Wonderful Town

Music by Leonard Bernstein 
Lyrics by Betty Comden, Adolph Green
Book by Joseph Fields, Jerome Chodorov
Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru Oct 23  |  tix: $25-$103  |  more info
       
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September 23, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: War Paint (Goodman Theatre)

Patti LuPone sings Forever Beautiful in War Paint, Goodman Theatre          
 
       
War Paint       

Doug Wright (book) Scott Frankel (music)
   and Michael Korie (lyrics)
Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru Aug 21  |  tix: $44-$182  | more info
       
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August 2, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: If/Then (Broadway in Chicago)

If/Then
Winspear Opera House

Jackie Burns
Tamyra Gray
Anthony Rapp
Matthew Hydzik

Production Credits:
Michael Greif (Direction)
Larry Keigwin (Choreography)
Mark Wendland (Scenic Design)
Emily Rebholz (Costume Design)
Kenneth Posner (Lighting Design)
Brian Ronana (Sound Design)
Carmel Dean (Musical Direction)
Tom Kitt and Michael Starobin (Orchestrations)

Other Credits:
Lyrics by: Brian Yorkey
Music by: Tom Kitt
Book by Brian Yorkey
- See more at: http://playbill.com/events/event_detail/if-then-at-winspear-opera-house-360274#sthash.EEdmyT5i.dpuf

          
      
   

If/Then

Written by Tom Kitt (music)
  and Brian Yorkey (book, lyrics)
Oriental Theatre, 24 W. Randolph (map)
thru Mar 6  |  tix: $25-$98  | more info 
        
Half-price tickets available  

March 1, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Days Like Today (Writers Theatre)

Jonathan Weir and Emily Berman star in Writers Theatre's "Days Like Today" by Alan Schmuckler and Laura Eason, directed by Michael Halberstam. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Days Like Today

Music and Lyrics by Alan Schmuckler 
Book by Laura Eason 
Directed by Michael Halberstam
Writers Theatre, 325 Tudor, Glencoe (map)
thru July 27  |  tickets: $35-$70   |  more info
       
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July 4, 2014 | 1 Comment More

Review: The Last Ship (Broadway in Chicago)

Rachel Tucker and Michale Esper star in Broadway in Chicago's "The Last Ship" by Sting, John Loagan and Brian Yorkey, directed by Joe Mantello. (photo credit: Joan Marcus)        
      
The Last Ship

Music and Lyrics by Sting 
Book by John Logan and Brian Yorkey
Directed by Joe Mantello
Bank of America Theatre, 18 W. Monroe (map)
thru July 13  |  tickets: $33-$100   |  more info
       
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June 28, 2014 | 0 Comments More