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Review: Another Bone (Redtwist Theatre)

Jan Ellen Graves and Jacqueline Grandt star as Rhonda and Marie in Redtwist Theatre's "Another Bone" by Cathy Earnest, directed by Ian Frank. (photo credit: Isabella Coelho)        
      
Another Bone

Written by Cathy Earnest
Directed by Ian Frank
at Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru Oct 19  |  tickets: $30-$35   |  more info
       
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October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Geezers (Redtwist Theatre)

Aaron Kirby and Donna Steele star as Jack and Kate in Redtwist Theatre's world-premiere "Geezers" by Tommy Lee Johnston, directed by Jan Ellen Graves. (photo credit: Nicole Johnston)       
      
Geezers

Written by Tommy Lee Johnston 
Directed by Jan Ellen Graves
at Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru Sept 7  |  tickets: $30-$35   |  more info
       
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July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: 44 Ways to End Your Sex Life (Redtwist Theatre)

Nike Mikula and Sarah Sapperstein star in "44 Ways to End Your Sex Life" by Scott Woldman, directed by Jason Fleece. (photo credit: Jan Ellen Graves)        
      
44 Ways to End
        Your Sex Life

Written by Scott Woldman  
Directed by Jason Fleece
at Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru April 5  |  tickets: $15 (BYOB)   |  more info
       
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March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Love and Understanding (Redtwist Theatre)

Michael Woods and Stella Martin star in Redtwist Theatre's "Love and Understanding" by Joe Penhall, directed by Jaclynn Jutting. (photo credit: Jan Ellen Graves)        
      
Love and Understanding

Written by Joe Penhall
Directed by Jaclynn Jutting
at Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru March 24  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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March 7, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Happy (Redtwist Theatre)

Michael Sherwin and Melonie Collmann star in Redtwist Theatre's "Happy" by Robert Caisley, directed by Elly Green. (photo credit: Jan Ellen Graves)        
      
Happy

Written by Robert Caisley
Directed by Elly Green
at Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru March 16  |  tickets: $30-$35   |  more info
       
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February 20, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Men Exposed (Redtwist Theatre)

Zach Finch, Beau Forbes, Christopher Hahn, John Mark Jernigan, Andrew Marikis, Ken Miller, Mattew Webb and Dan Wenzel star in Redtwist Theatre's "Men Exposed" by Scott Woldman, directed by Matt Dominguez. (photo credit: Jan Ellen Graves)        
      
Men Exposed

Written by Scott Woldman
Directed by Matt Dominguez
at Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru Jan 25  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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December 31, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Top 10 Chicago Plays of 2013

Karl Hamilton and Mark David Kaplan in Chicago Children's Theater's "A Year with Frog and Toad" by Robert and William Reale, directed by Henry Godinez. (photo credit: Charles Osgood) Greta Oglesby and Toni Martin in TimeLine Theatre's "A Raisin in the Sun" by Lorraine Hansberry, directed by Ron OJ Parson. (photo credit: Lara Goetsch) Hans Fleischmann stars as Tom in Mary-Arrchie Theatre's "The Glass Menagerie" by Tennessee Williams, directed by Hans Fleischmann. (photo credit: Emily Schwartz) Jackson Doran, GQ, JQ and Postell Pringle in Chicago Shakespeare's "Othello: The Remix," created and directed by the Q Brothers. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow) Kenesha Reed, Genesis Salamanca, Angelina Llongueras, Lindsey Scalise, Hisako Sugeta and Danielle Nicholas star in Her Story Theater's "Shadow Town," written and directed by Mary Bonnett. (photo credit: Katie Herst)
Redtwist Theatre's "Clybourne Park" starred Kelly Owens Rodman, Michael Sherwin and Frank Pete star in Redtwist Theatre's "Clybourne Park" by Bruce Norris, directed by Steve Scott. (phtoo credit: Kimberly Loughlin) Manny Buckley, Tyshaun Lang, Keith Neagle, McKenzie Chinn, Lucy Sandy, Marjie Southerland and Morgan McNaugh in Pavement Group's "Harry and the Thief" by Sigrid Gilmer, directed by Krissy Vanderwarker. (photo credit: Brittany Barnes) Shavac Prakash and Scott Baity, Jr star in Collaboraction's "Crime Scene: A Chicago Anthology," conceived and directed by Anthony Moseley. (photo credit: Cesario Moza) Daniel Strauss and Lauren Lopez star as El-Fayoumy and Mother Theresa in Judas Redux and Starkid's "Last Days of Judas Iscariot" by Stephen Adly Guirgis, directed by Julia Albain. Callie Johnson, Rod Thomas, Susan McMongale and Josh Tolle in Drury Lane Theatre's "Next to Normal," directed by William Osetek. (photo credit: Brett Beiner)

 

Another year, another 12 months of great theater! 2013 blessed the Windy City with inspired new works and riveting revivals from a wide range of companies – the largest equity houses to the smallest of Chicago’s storefronts. Taking into account the 600+ productions that we reviewed in 2013, here are our picks for the best of the best. Bravo!!   (note: for the 3rd year in a row, we’re honored to have the national website Huffington Post use our choices for their Top 10 Chicago productions!)

See our picks below the fold

     
December 29, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Shipwreck! An Entertainment (Redtwist Theatre)

Michael C. Countryman, Daniela Colucci and Matt Browning star in Redtwist Theatre's "Shipwreck! An Entertainment" by Donald Margulies, directed by Ian Frank. (photo credit: Jan Ellen Graves)        
      
   
Shipwreck! An Entertaiment

Written by Donald Margulies  
Directed by Ian Frank
at Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru Jan 13  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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December 22, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Elemeno Pea (Redtwist Theatre)

Carley Moseley and Jacqueline Grandt star in Redtwist Theatre's "Elemeno Pea" by Molly Smith Metzler, directed by Steve Scott. (photo credit: Jan Ellen Graves)        
      
Elemeno Pea

Written by Molly Smith Metzler
Directed by Steve Scott
at Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru Jan 12  |  tickets: $25-$30   |  more info
       
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December 9, 2013 | 1 Comment More

Review: Clybourne Park (Redtwist Theatre)

Frank Pete and Kelly Owens Rodman star in Redtwist Theatre's "Clybourne Park" by Bruce Norris, directed by Steve Scott. (photo credit: Kimberly Loughlin)        
       
Clybourne Park 

Written by Bruce Norris
Directed by Steve Scott 
at Redtwist Theatre, 1044 Bryn W. Mawr (map)
thru Nov 24  |  tickets: $20-$30   |  more info
       
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October 14, 2013 | 1 Comment More

Review: Drunk and Ready (Redtwist Theatre)

Amy Rapp, Jason Rohn and Elizabeth Argus star in Redtwist Theatre's "Drunk and Ready" by Scott Woldman, directed by Michael Osinski. (photo credit: Jan Ellen Graves)        
      
Drunk and Ready

Written by Scott Woldman
Directed by Michael Osinski 
Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru Sept 7  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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August 11, 2013 | 3 Comments More

Review: All-American (Redtwist Theatre)

Bryce Gangel and Andrew J. Pond star in Redtwist Theatre's "All-American" by Julia Brownell, directed by Scott Weinstein. (photo credit: Jan Ellen Graves)        
      
All-American

Written by Julia Brownell
Directed by Scott Weinstein
Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr (map)
thru Sept 9  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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August 7, 2013 | 0 Comments More