Tag: Piccolo Theatre

A stockingful of holiday shows in Chicago for 2016!

 

Ariana Burks stars as Clara in The Nutcracker, House Theatre Chicago 2Jason Groff stars as Charlie Brown in A Charlie Brown Christmas, Broadway ChicagoLisa Gaye Dixon as Ghost of Christmas Present in A Christmas Carol at Goodman TheatreFrancis Guinan and Travis Turner in Twist Your Dickens or Scrooge You, Second City Goodman TheatreErica Stephan stars as Irene Roth in Crazy for You, Drury Lane TheatreJoe Foust and Larry Yando in A Christmas Carol, Goodman Theatre

The Chicago theater community will again produce a wide array of Christmas and holiday plays, musicals, ballets and comedies in 2016, all designed to put you in a festive mood.  Find the entire list of holiday offerings below

November 30, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Ten Dollar House (Pride Films and Plays)

Scott Patrick Sawa and Joe Anderson star in Pride Films and Plays' "Ten Dollar House" by Rick Kinnebrew and Martha Meyer, directed by Michael D. Graham. (photo credit: Paul Goyette)         
   

      
Ten Dollar House

Written by Rick Kinnebrew and Martha Meyer 
at Piccolo Theatre, Evanston (map)
thru Jan 31  |  tix: $   |  more info
       
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January 14, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Piccolo Theatre)

Amy Gorelow and Rocco Renda star in Piccolo Theatre's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" by William Shakespeare, directed by Jason Martin. (photo credit: Robert Erving Potter III)        
      
A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Written by William Shakespeare  
Directed by Jason Martin
at Piccolo Theatre, 600 Main St., Evanston (map)
thru May 3  |  tickets: $10-$25   |  more info
       
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April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Snow Queen, or When Christmas Freezes Over! (Piccolo Theatre)

Piccolo Theatre's "The Snow Queen, or When Hell Freezes Over" by Jessica Puller, directed by Nicole Keating. (photo credit: Robert Erving Potter III)        
      
The Snow Queen, or
When Christmas Freezes Over!

Written by Jessica Puller  
Directed by Nicole Keating  
at Evanston Arts Depot, 600 Main (map)
thru Dec 21  |  tickets: $10-$25   |  more info
       
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November 18, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Mystery of Irma Vep (Piccolo Theatre)

Ben Mueller and Brandon Johnson star in Piccolo Theatre's "The Mystery of Irma Vep" by Charles Ludlum, directed by Michael D. Graham. (photo by Robert Erving Potter III)        
      
The Mystery of Irma Vep

Written by Charles Ludlum  
Directed by Michael D. Graham
Piccolo Theatre, 600 Main, Evanston (map)
thru Oct 12  |  tickets: $10-$25   |  more info
       
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September 16, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Blithe Spirit (Piccolo Theatre)

Kate McDermott stars as Elvira Condomine in Piccolo Theatre's "Blithe Spirit" by Noël Coward, directed by Christopher Marino. (photo credit: Robert E. Potter III)        
       
Blithe Spirit 

Written by Noël Coward  
Directed by Christopher Marino
at Evanston Arts Depot, 600 Main Street (map)
thru May 11  |  tickets: $10-$25   |  more info
       
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March 31, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Bah, Humbug (Piccolo Theatre)

Ben Muller as Marley and Nathan Thompson as Scrooge, in Piccolo Theatre's "Bah Humbug!" by Rich Maisel, directed by John Szostek. (photo credit: Robert E. Potter III)        
       
Bah, Humbug 

Written by Rich Maisel
Directed by John Szostek
at Piccolo Theatre, Evanston Arts Depot (map)
thru Dec 22  |  tickets: $10-$25   |  more info 
       
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November 24, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: Six Dead Queens and an Inflatable Henry (Piccolo Theatre)

Amy Gorelow, Vanessa Hughes, Berner Taylor, Deborah Craft Proud, Nicole Keating and Denita Linnertz star in Piccolo Theatre's "Six Dead Queens and an Inflatable Henry". (photo credit: Robert Erving Potter III)        
       
Six Dead Queens
    and an Inflatable Henry!
  

Created by Foursight Theatre  
Directed by the Piccolo ensemble
at Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Oct 6   |  tickets: $14-$29   |  more info
       
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September 14, 2012 | 0 Comments More