Tag: Richard Strimer

Review: Singin’ in the Rain (Marriott Theatre)

Danny Gardner stars as Don Lockwood in Sinin in the Rain, Marriott Theatre  2 jb           
      

Singin’ in the Rain

By Betty Comden, Adolph Green (book)
Nacio Herb Brown (music), Arthur Freed (lyrics)
Marriott Theatre, Lincolnshire (map)
thru Dec 31  |  tix: $50-$55  |  more info
       
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November 15, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Hot to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (Marriott Theatre)

Angela Ingersoll and Terry Hamilton in in How to Succeed, Marriott Theatre          
      
How to Succeed in Business
  Without Really Trying
 

By Frank Loesser (music & lyrics)
 Abe Burrows, Jack Weinstock, Willie Gilbert (book)
Marriott Theatre, Lincolnshire (map)
thru Oct 16  |  tix: $50-$55  |  more info
       
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September 12, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Bye Bye Birdie (Drury Lane Theatre)

Jason Michael Evans stars as Conrad Birdie in Drury Lane Theatre's "Bye Bye Birdie" by Charles Strouse and Lee Adams, directed by Tammy Mader. (photo credit: Brett Beiner)          
      
   

Bye Bye Birdie

By Charles Strouse (music), Lee Adams (lyrics)
  and Michael Stewart (book)
Drury Lane Theatre, Oakbrook Terrace (map)
thru March 13  |  tix: $45-$60   |  more info
       
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January 24, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Brigadoon (Goodman Theatre)

Olivia Renteria, Roger Mueller and Jordan Brown star in Goodman Theatre's triumphant "Brigadoon" by Lerner and Loewe, directed by Rachel Rockwell. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)        
      
Brigadoon

Written by Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe 
Revised book by Brian Hill
Directed by Rachel Rockwell
at Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn (map)
thru Aug 17  |  tickets: $25-$97   |  more info
       
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July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: 42nd Street (Paramount Theatre)

Tyler Hanes stars as Billy Lawlor in Paramount Theatre's "42nd Street," directed by Rachel Rockwell, music directed by Doug Peck. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)        
      
42nd Street

By Harry Warren (music), Al Dubin (lyrics),
   Michael Stewart and Mark Bramble (book),
Directed by Rachel Rockwell
at Paramount Theatre, Aurora (map)
thru Feb 9  |  tickets: $37-$50   |  more info
       
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January 27, 2014 | 1 Comment More

Review: Hello Dolly! (Drury Lane Theatre)

David Lively and Karen Ziemba star in Drury Lane Theatre's "Hello Dolly!" by Jerry Herman and Michael Stewart, directed by Rachel Rockwell. (photo credit: Brett Beiner)        
      
Hello Dolly!

Written by Michael Stewart and Jerry Herman
Directed by Rachel Rockwell
Drury Lane Theatre, Oakbrook Terrace (map)
thru Jan 5  |  tickets: $35-$49   |  more info
       
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October 31, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: 9 to 5 (Marriott Theatre)

James Moye and Alexandra Palakovic star as Franklin Hart and Doralee Rhodes in Marriott Theatre's "9 to 5" by Dolly Parton and Patricia Resnick, directed by David H. Bell. (photo credit: Peter Coombs)        
       
9 to 5 

Written by Dolly Parton (music & lyrics) 
       and Patricia Resnick (book) 
Directed by David H. Bell  
at Marriott Theatre, Lincolnshire, IL (map)
thru Oct 13  |  tickets: $35-$48   |  more info
       
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August 29, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: I Love Lucy Live on Stage (Broadway Playhouse)

Sirena Irwin as Lucy, in Broadway in Chicago's "I Love Lucy Live On Stage", directed by Rick Sparks, now at the Broadway Playhouse.        
       
I Love Lucy Live on Stage 

Adapted by Kim Flagg and Rick Sparks
Directed by Rick Sparks 
at Broadway Playhouse, 175 E. Chestnut (map)
thru Nov 11  |  tickets: $23-$65   |  more info
       
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September 23, 2012 | 0 Comments More