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Review: The Assembled Parties (Raven Theatre)

Loretta Rezos and Joe Mack in The Assembled Parties, Raven Theatre           
      

The Assembled Parties

Written by Richard Greenberg
Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark (map)
thru March 25  |  tix: $22-$46  |  more info
       
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February 16, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Producers (Mercury Theater Chicago)

Matt Crowle and Bill Larkin in The Producers, Mercury Theater Chicago          
      
     
The Producers 

Music/Lyrics by Mel Brooks
Book by Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan
Mercury Theater, 3745 N. Southport (map)
thru June 26  |  tix: $30-$65   |  more info
       
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May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Jabari Dreams of Freedom (Chicago Children’s Theatre)

13-year-old Cameron A. Goode (left) plays Jabari, whose dreams take him back to 1963 Birmingham, Alabama to meet members of the Birmingham Children’s Brigade (Leslie Ann Sheppard and Patrick Agada) in Chicago Children’s Theatre’s world premiere of Jabari Dreams of Freedom by Nambi E. Kelley. Performances are April 5-May 1 at the Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn St., Chicago. (Note: Cameron A. Goode alternates with another 13-year-old, Philip Cusic, as the title character in Jabari Dreams of Freedom.) Tickets: chicagochildrenstheatre.org or (872) 222-9555. Photo credit: Charles Osgood

 

 
 

 
          

           
Jabari Dreams of Freedom

Written by Nambi E. Kelley
Ruth Page Arts Ctr, 1016 N. Dearborn (map)
thru May 1  |  tix: $10-$39  |  more info
       
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April 20, 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: Hank Williams, Lost Highway (American Blues Theater, 2014)

Matthew Brumlow stars as Hank Williams in American Blues Theater's "Hank Williams: Lost Highway" by Randal Myler and Mark Harelik, directed by Damon Kiely. (photo credit: Johnny Knight)        
      
Hank Williams:
     Lost Highway

Written by Randal Myler and Mark Harelik
Music by Hank Williams  
Directed by Damon Kiely  
at Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Sept 28  |  tickets: $29-$49   |  more info
       
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August 18, 2014 | 1 Comment More

Review: Avenue Q (Mercury Theater)

Jackson Peter Evans, Sean Patrick Fawcett, Donterrio Johnson, Leah Morrow and Christine Bunuan star in Mercury Theater Chicago's "Avenue Q" by Jeff Whitty, Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx, directed by L. Walter Stearns. (photo credit: Brett Beiner)        
      
Avenue Q

Book by Jeff Whitty
Music and Lyrics by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx
Directed by L. Walter Stearns  
at Mercury Theater, 3745 N. Southport (map)
thru Oct 26  |  tickets: $20-$59   |  more info
       
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May 15, 2014 | 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: Pleasant Dreams (Two Lights Theatre)

Aaron Kirby, Sophia Reppert, Bridget Schreiber, Daniel Dvorkin, Michael Carey, Clancy McCartney and Eleni Sauvageau star in Two Lights Theatre's "Pleasant Dreams" by John Schneider, directed by Daniel Dvorkin.        
      
Pleasant Dreams

Written by John Schneider
Directed by Daniel Dvorkin
at Chopin Theatre, 1543 W. Division (map)
thru Nov 4  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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October 29, 2013 | 0 Comments More