Tag: Michael Weatherspoon

Review: Little Shop of Horrors (American Blues Theater)

Michael Mahler in Little Shop of Horrors, American Blues Theater, Johnny Knight          
      
   
Little Shop of Horrors 

By Howard Ashman (book, lyrics)
  and Alan Menken (music)
Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru July 31  |  tix: $19-$49   |  more info
       
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May 21, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Ain’t Misbehavin’ (Porchlight Music Theatre, 2015)

Lorenzo Rush, Jr. and Lina Wass star in Porchlight Music Theatre's revival of "Aint's Misbehavin," music by Fats Waller, directed by Brenda Didier. (photo credit: Kelsey Jorissen)         
      
Ain’t Misbehavin’ 

Music by Thomas “Fats” Waller 
Book by Murray Horwitz, Richard Maltby Jr.
Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru Dec 20  |  tix: $39-$48  |  more info
       
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November 22, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Twisted Melodies (Congo Square Theatre)

Kelvin Roston Jr. stars as Donny Hathaway in Congo Square Theatre's remount of "Twisted Melodies" by Kelvin Roston, directed by Samuel G. Robertson, Jr.       
      
Twisted Melodies

Written by Kelvin Roston, Jr.
Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport (map)
thru Sept 13 | tix: $17-$37 | more info
       
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August 29, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Ain’t Misbehavin’ (Porchlight Music Theatre)

Lorenzo Rush, Jr. and Lina Wass star in Porchlight Music Theatre's "Ain't Misbehavin," directed and choreographed by Brenda Didier. (photo credit: Kelsey Jorissen)        
      
Ain’t Misbehavin’

Conceived by Murray Horwitz, Richard Maltby Jr.
Music by Thomas ‘Fats’ Waller 
Directed and Choreographed by Brenda Didier
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru March 9  |  tickets: $30-$44   |  more info
       
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February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill (Porchlight Music Theatre)

Alexis J Rogers as Billie Holiday in Porchlight Music Theatre's "Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill" by Lanie Robertson, directed by Rob Lindley. (photo credit: Kelsey Jorissen)        
       
Lady Day at
   Emerson’s Bar & Grill
 

Featuring the music of Billie Holiday 
Written by Lanie Robertson 
Directed by Rob Lindley 
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru March 10  |  tickets: $32-$41   |  more info
       
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February 6, 2013 | 0 Comments More