Tag: Rob Riddle

Review: Chicago the Musical (Drury Lane Theatre)

E. Faye Butler stars as Matron Mama Morton in Chicago, Drury Lane Theatre           
        

Chicago
   
John Kander (music), Fred Ebb (lyrics, book)
   and Bob Fosse (book)
Drury Lane Theatre, Oakbrook Terrace (map)
thru June 18  |  tix: $40-$60  |  more info
       
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May 20, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: Sweeney Todd (Paramount Theatre)

Paul-Jordan Jansen stars as Sweeney Todd, Paramount Theatre 2           
      

Sweeney Todd

By Stephen Sondheim (music, lyrics)
    and Hugh Wheeler (book)
Paramount Theatre, Aurora (map)
thru March 19  |  tix: $44-$59  |  more info
       
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March 3, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Little Mermaid (Paramount Theatre)

Kari Yancy stars as Ariel in The Little Mermaid, Paramount Theatre           
           

The Little Mermaid

By Doug Wright (book), Alan Menken (music), 
  Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater (lyrics)
at Paramount Theatre, Aurora (map)
thru Jan 8 Jan 15  tix: $44-$59  |  more info
       
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December 6, 2016 | 1 Comment More

Review: Company

Lia Mortensen as Joanne in Company, Writers Theatre           
      
   
Company  

By Stephen Sondheim (music, lyrics)
  and George Furth (book)
Writers Theatre, Glencoe (map)
thru Aug 7  |  tix: $35-$80  |  more info
       
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July 18, 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: Les Misérables (Drury Lane Oakbrook)

Matthew Uzarraga stars as Gavroche in Drury Lane Theatre's "Les Miserables," directed by Rachel Rockwell. (photo credit: Brett Beiner)        
      
Les Misérables

By Claude-Michel Schönberg, Herbert Kretzmer, Alain Boublil, Jean-Marc Natel, James Fenton
Directed by Rachel Rockwell
Drury Lane Theatre, Oakbrook Terrace (map)
thru June 8  |  tickets: $45-$60  |  more info
       
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April 18, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Last Five Years (Another Production Company)

Dominique Reid (Catherine Hyatt) and Rob Riddle (Jamie Wellerstein) star in Another Production Company's "The Last Five Years" by Jason Robert Brown, directed by Toma Tavares Langston and Raymond K. Cleveland.       
      
The Last Five Years 

Written by Jason Robert Brown 
Directed by Toma Tavares Langston
    and Raymond K. Cleveland
at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont (map)
thru Oct 5  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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September 7, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Marriott Theatre)

Brian Bohr as Joseph, Susan Moniz as The Narrator in JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT, currently running through May 12 at Marriott Theatre’s Theatre for Young Audiences. (photo credit: Peter Coombs)       
      
Joseph and the Amazing
     Technicolor Dreamcoat
  

By Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice 
Directed and Choreographed by Matt Raftery
at Marriott Theatre, Lincolnshire (map)
thru May 12  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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March 6, 2012 | 0 Comments More