Tag: Shattered Globe Theatre

Review: The Heavens Are Hung in Black (Shattered Globe Theatre)

Darren Jones and Lawrence Grimm star as Dred Scott and Abraham Lincoln in Heavens Are Hung in Black             

           

The Heavens Are Hung in Black
   
Written by James Still
Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Oct 21  |  tix: $35  |  more info
       
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October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Tall Girls (Shattered Globe Theatre)

Angie Shriner, Abbey Smith, Tina Muñoz Pandya, Christina Gorman, Tracey Green and Joseph Wiens in Tall Girls           
      
  

The Tall Girls 

Written by Meg Miroshnik
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Feb 25  |  tix: $15-$35  |  more info
       
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January 29, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: In the Heat of the Night (Shattered Globe Theatre)

Manny Buckley and Joseph Wiens in In the Heat of the Night, Shattered Globe Theatre          
 

          
In the Heat
   of the Night

Adapted by Matt Pelfrey
From novel by John Ball
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru June 5  |  tix: $33  |  more info
       
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May 11, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Review: Animals Out of Paper (Shattered Globe Theatre)

Awate Serequeberhan stars as Suresh in Shattered Globe Theatre's "Animals Out of Paper" by Rajiv Joseph, directed by Devon de Mayo. (photo by Michael Brosilow)          
      
   

Animals Out of Paper

Written by Rajiv Joseph
Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Feb 27 |  tix: $33  |  more info
       
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January 19, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Chicago’s Best Theater of 2015

 

Carmen Molina, Claudia DiBiccari, Mykele Callicutt, Paula Ramirez, Preston Tate Jr., Deanna Reed-Foster and James McGuire in Cold Basement Dramatics' "Heat Wave".Scott Danielson, Garrett Lutz and George Toles star in Kokandy Productions' "The Full Monty".Laura Osnes as and Steven Pasquale star in Lyric Opera's "Carousel" by Rodgers and Hammerstein.John Mahoney and Audrey Francis in Steppenwolf Theatre's "The Herd".Sarah Lynn Robinson, Anthony Whitaker and Greg Zawada in Porchlight's "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Form" by Steven Sondheim. Monica West, Kasey Foster and Emma Cadd in Lookingglass Theatre's "Moby Dick".Mariann Mayberry and Brittany Uomoleale star in Steppenwolf Theatre's "Grand Concourse".Steve Haggard and Karen Janes Woditsch star in Writers Theatre's "Doubt: A Parable".Charli Williams , Anna Dauzvardis, Katrina D.  Richard, Brandon Greenhouse, and Kevin Patterson star in Raven Theatre's "Direct from Death Row: The Scottsboro Boys".Bernard White and Nisi Sturgis in Goodman Theatre's "Disgraced".Rafael Davila and Bradley Smoak star in Lyric Opera of Chicago's "Bel Canto".Drury Lane Oakbrook presents "Billy Elliot: The Musical," music by Elton John.  Becca Savoy, Michael McKeough and Sandy Elias star in Griffin Theatre's "Pocatello".Larry Yando and Eva Louise Balistreiri star in Chicago Shakespeare's "The Tempest" by William Shakespeare.Matthew Sherbach and Armand Fields star in Northlight Theatre's "Charm".Brendan Connelly, Chris Schroeder and Brenda Scott Wlazlo star in Red Theater and Oracle Productions' "R + J: The Vineyard".Melanie Brezill and Patrick Budde star in Chicago Children’s Theatre’s "The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane." Colte Julian as Curly and Allison Sill as Laurey in Paramount Theatre's "Oklahoma!". Mike Nussbaum stars in TimeLine Theatre's "The Price" by Arthur Miller. Eunice Woods stars in American Theater Company's "The Project(s)" by PJ Paparelli and Joshua Jaeger.Luce Metrius and Ashley Neil star in A Red Orchid Theatre's "Red Handed Otter." Kelsey Brennan and Greg Matthew Anderson star in Remy Bumppo's "Travesties" by Tom Stoppard.Johanna McKenzie Miller and Alex Goodrich star in Northlight Theatre's "Shining Lives," directed by Jessica Thebus.Brian Parry and Jacqueline Grandt star in Redtwist Theatre's "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" by Edward Albee.Eileen Niccolai and Daniela Colucci star in The Shattered Globe's "The Rose Tattoo" by Tennessee Williams. , Shattered Globe Theatre, Brosilow

In a theater community as diverse and talented as Chicago’s, every aspect and genre of stage productions can be found throughout the city on a given week.  2015 was no exception to this fact, as one can see from our reviewers’ picks of the year’s greatest and most memorable works.

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December 31, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: Marvin’s Room (Shattered Globe Theatre)

Rebecca Jordan and Linda Reiter star in Shattered Globe Theatre's "Marvin's Room" by Scott McPherson, directed by Sandy Shinner. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)          
      
Marvin’s Room 

Written by  Scott McPherson
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Nov 14  |  tix: $ 33 | more info
       
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October 11, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Whaleship Essex (Shattered Globe Theatre)

Shattered Globe Theatre presents "The Whaleship Essex" by Joe Forbrich, directed by Lou Contey. (photo credit: Emily Schwartz)        
      
The Whaleship Essex

Written by Joe Forbrich  
Directed by Lou Contey
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Oct 11  |  tickets: $15-$30   |  more info
       
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September 17, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Mill Fire (Shattered Globe Theatre)

Drew Schad and Kate LoConti star in Shattered Globe Theatre's "Mill Fire" by Sally Nemeth, directed by Sandy Shinner. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Mill Fire

Written by Sally Nemeth  
Directed by Sandy Shinner
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru June 7  |  tickets: $18-$30   |  more info
       
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May 1, 2014 | 0 Comments More