Tag: Steep Theatre

Review: strangers, babies (Steep Theatre)

Sasha Gioppo stars in Steep Theatre's "strangers, babies" by Linda McLean, directed by Brad Akin. (photo credit: Lee Miller)        
      
strangers, babies

Written by Linda McLean
Directed by Brad Akin
at Steep Theatre, 1115 W. Berwyn (map)
thru March 1  |  tickets: $20-$22   |  more info
       
Check for half-price tickets 
    
        
                   Read review
     

January 29, 2014 | 1 Comment More

Review: Motortown (Steep Theatre)

Alex Gillmor, Joel Reitsma and Kendra Thulin star in Steep Theatre's "Motortown" by Simon Stephens, directed by Robin Witt. (photo credit: Lee Miller)        
      
Motortown

Written by Simon Stephens  
Directed by Robin Witt
at Steep Theatre, 1115 W. Berwyn (map)
thru Nov 9  |  tickets: $20-$22   |  more info
       
Check for half-price tickets 
    
        
                   Read review
     

October 6, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Fallow (Steep Theatre)

Brendan Meyer stars as Aaron in Steep Theatre's "Fallow" by Kenneth Lin, directed by Keira Fromm. (photo credit: Lee Miller)        
       
Fallow 

Written by Kenneth Lin
Directed by Keira Fromm
at Steep Theatre, 1115 W. Berwyn (map)
thru Aug 17  |  tickets: $20-$22   |  more info
       
Check for half-price tickets 
    
        
        Read entire review
     

July 12, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Knowledge (Steep Theatre)

Carolyn Braver and Clancy McCartney star in Steep Theatre's "The Knowledge" by John Donnelly, directed by Jonathan Berry. (photo credit: Lev Kalmens)        
       
The Knowledge 

Written by John Donnelly  
Directed by Jonathan Berry 
at Steep Theatre, 1115 W. Berwyn (map)
thru May 25  |  tickets: $20-$22   |  more info
       
Check for half-price tickets 
    
        
        Read entire review
     

April 22, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Luther (Steep Theatre)

Michael Salinas stars in Steep Theatre's "Luther" by Ethan Lipton, directed by Joanie Schultz. (photo credit: Lee Miller)        
       
Luther 

Written by Ethan Lipton  
Directed by Joanie Schultz 
at Steep Theatre, 1115 W. Berwyn (map)
thru March 2   |  tickets: $20-$22   |  more info
       
Check for half-price tickets 
    
        
        Read entire review
     

January 26, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Making Noise Quietly (Steep Theatre)

Lorraine Freund, Théo Tougne, and Craig Cunningham star in Steep Theatre's "Making Noise Quietly" by Robert Holman, directed by Erica Weiss. (photo credit: Lee Miller)        
      
Making Noise Quietly

Written by Robert Holman  
Directed by Erica Weiss
Steep Theatre, 1115 W. Berwyn (map)
thru Nov 10  |  tickets: $20-$22   |  more info
       
Check for half-price tickets 
    
        
        Read entire review
     

October 6, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: Moment (Steep Theatre)

Carey Lee Burton, Josh Odor and Maggie Cain in Steep Theatre's "Moment" by Deirdre Kinahan, directed by Jonathan Berry (photo credit: Lee Miller)        
       
Moment 

Written by Deirdre Kinahan
Directed by Jonathan Berry 
at Steep Theatre, 1115 W. Berwyn (map)
thru Aug 18  |  tickets: $22-$25   |  more info
       
Check for half-price tickets 
    
        
        Read entire review
     

July 14, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Receptionist (Steep Theatre)

Caroline Neff as Lorraine and Cheryl Roy as Beverly, in Steep Theatre's "The Receptionist" by Adam Bock, directed by Joanie Schultz. (photo credit: Lee Miller)       
      
The Receptionist 

Written by Adam Bock  
Directed by Joanie Schultz 
at Steep Theatre, 1115 W. Berwyn (map)
thru May 19  |  tickets: $20-$22   |  more info
       
Check for half-price tickets 
    
        
        Read entire review
     

April 14, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Gog/Magog Project (Steep Theatre)

"Get Me Outta heeeere!".....Michael Salinas stars in Steep Theatre's "The Gog/Magog Project" by Jason Linder.       
      
The Gog/Magog Project 

Written by Jason Lindner 
Directed by Brant Russell
at Steep Theatre, 1115 W. Berwyn (map)
thru Feb 15  |  tickets: $10   |  more info
       
Check for half-price tickets 
    
        
        Read entire review
     

February 2, 2012 | 1 Comment More

Review: Love and Money (Steep Theatre)

Jason Michael Lindner - Love and Money - Steep Theatre       
      
Love and Money 

Written by Dennis Kelly
Directed by Robert Witt
at Steep Theatre, 1115 W. Berwyn (map)
thru Feb 25  |  tickets: $20-$22   |  more info
       
Check for half-price tickets 
    
        
            Read entire review
     

January 21, 2012 | 1 Comment More

The best of Chicago theater in 2011

December’s end brings frantic resolutions, plans for heavy drinking and of course, a barrage of best/worst lists. Being the largest theater review site west of Broadway, Chicago Theater Beat covered over 600 shows in 2011, and the difficulty of choosing the top 25 speaks to the city’s vibrant cultural landscape. In alphabetical order, here are our choices for the year’s best:

Sadieh Rifai - American Theater Company - The Amish Project Mierka Girten, Susan Monts-Bologna - Becky Shaw, Red Orchid Theatre Mortensen, Leahy - The Big Meal, American Theater Company CST_BlackWatch_1 - Copy Jay Torrence, Dean Evans, Leah Urzendowski, Ryan Walters, Molly Plunk
Theatre Mir - Caucasian Chalk Circle - Production 1 Jennifer Lim and James Waterston - Chinglish Goodman Theatre Karen-Aldridge-Cliff-Chamberlain-Ste[3] East of Berlin, Russian Play - Signal Ensemble en-route---Chicago-Shakespeare-One-S[2]
Faust - TheMASSIVE - Chicago Festen_Lev_911 Chicago Shakespeare Theater's "Follies" About Face Theatre's "The Homosexuals" Timothy-Edward-Kane---Court-Theatre-[3]
CCTJackieMe_10 Frank, Fiffer, Bone Harry Groener, Ora Jones, by Peter Bosy Steve-Casillas-Jessie-David-Marvin-Q Andrea Prestinario and Nathan M. Hosner - My Fair Lady Paramount Theatre
Outgoing Tide - Northlight Theatre 011 004_Passing Strange by Bailiwick Chicago Plumpp-and-cast---H1 The Real Thing by Tom Stoppard - Writers Theatre 015 stef-tovar-and-projections-by-john-b[1]

 

                     See entire list

     
December 31, 2011 | 0 Comments More

Top 10 Chicago plays of 2011

After covering nearly 600 productions this year, here are our picks of the best of the best. Bravo!!  FYI: The national website Huffington Post has kindly posted our choices on their Chicago page, which you can see here.

Clybourne Park, Steppenwolf Theatre One Step At A Time, en route Festen - Steep Theatre Chicago Shakespeare Theatre's "Follies" The Homosexuals - About Face Theatre
Timothy Edward Kane - Court Theatre An Iliad 003 Jackie and Me - Chicago Children's Theatre Momma's Boyz - Teatro Vista Court Theatre's "Porgy and Bess" stef-tovar-and-projections-by-john-boesche

 

See entire list

     
December 26, 2011 | 0 Comments More