Tag: Rueben D. Echoles

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: Dynamite Divas-A Tribute to Women of Soul (Black Ensemble Theater)

Shari Anderson stars as Aretha Franklin in Black Ensemble Theater's "Dynamite Divas" by Jackie Taylor, directed by Rueben D. Echoles. (photo credit: MIchael Brosilow)         
      

   
Dynamite Divas

Written by Jackie Taylor 
Black Ensemble Theater, 4450 N. Clark (map)
thru Jan 24  |  tix: $55-$65  |  more info
       
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December 22, 2015 | 1 Comment More

Review: The Black White Love Play (Black Ensemble Theater)

Rashada Dawan and Kevin Pollack star in the world premiere of Black Ensemble Theater's "The Black White Love Play," written and directed by Jackie Taylor. (photo credit: Danny Nicholas)          
      
The Black White Love Play 

Written and Directed by Jackie Taylor  
Black Ensemble Theater, 4450 N. Clark (map)
thru Nov 15  | tix: $55-$65  | more info
       
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October 27, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Marvelous Marvelettes (Black Ensemble Theater)

Alanna Taylor stars as Wanda in Black Ensemble Theater's "The Marvelous Marvelettes" by Reginald Williams, directed by Rueben D. Echoles. (photo credit: Danny Nicholas)        
      
The Marvelous Marvelettes

Written by Reginald Williams  
Directed by Rueben D. Echoles
at Black Ensemble Theater, 4450 N. Clark (map)
thru Sept 7  |  tickets: $55-$65   |  more info
       
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August 5, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: One Hit Wonders (Black Ensemble Theater)

Lyle Miller and Ereatha McCullough star in Black Ensemble Theater's world premiere "One Hit Wonders" by Rueben D. Echoles and Dawn Bless, directed by Daryl D. Brooks. (photo credit: Daniel Nicholas)        
      
One Hit Wonders

Written by Rueben D. Echoles 
  in collaboration with Dawn Bless
Directed by Daryl D. Brooks
Black Ensemble Theater, 4450 N. Clark (map)
thru June 29  |  tickets: $55-$65   |  more info
       
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June 13, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: One Name Only (Black Ensemble Theater)

Jessica Moore, Ninah Snipes, Lisa Beasley and Ta-Tynisa Wilson star in Black Ensemble Theater's "One Name Only", written and directed by Rueben Echoles. (photo credit: Danny Nicholas)        
       
One Name Only 

Written and Directed by Rueben D. Echoles  
BET Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark (map)
thru Nov 11  |  tickets: $55-$65   |  more info
       
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October 12, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Marvin Gaye Story (Black Ensemble Theater)

Rashawn Thompson as Marvin Gaye in Black Ensemble Theater's "The Marvin Gaye Story", written by Jackie Taylor. (photo credit: Danny Nicholas)       
      
The Marvin Gaye Story 

Written and Directed by Jackie Taylor 
at BET Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark (map)
thru July 29  |  tickets: $55-$65   |  more info
       
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May 22, 2012 | 2 Comments More

Black Playwrights Initiative – A Retrospective

Black Playwrights Festival - 7th Annual - Black Ensemble Theater       
      
7th Annual Black
     Playwrights Festival

BE Theater Cultural Center
4450 N. Clark Street (map)
thru March 24  |  tickets: $15   |  more info 
          
         
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March 24, 2012 | 0 Comments More