Tag: Steven Perkins

Review: The Wiz (Kokandy Productions)

Gilbert Domally, Chuckie Benson, Sydney Charles and Steven Perkins star in The Wiz, Kokandy           
      
  

The Wiz
 
By William F. Brown (book) and
   Charlie Smalls (music & lyrics)
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Apr 23  |  tix: $33-$38  |  more info
       
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April 13, 2017 | 0 Comments More

Review: American Idiot (The Hypocrites)

Krystal Worrell and Elisa Carlson star in The Hypocrite's "American Idiot" by Green Day, Michael Mayer and Billie Joe Armstrong, directed by Steven Wilson. (photo credit: Evan Hanover)      
      
American Idiot 

By Green Day (music), Michael Mayer (book)
and Billie Joe Armstrong (lyrics, book),
The Den Theatre, 1329 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru Oct 25  |  tix: $28-$36 | more info
       
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September 10, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Wild Party (Bailiwick Chicago)

Danni Smith and Matthew Keffer star in Bailiwick Chicago's "The Wild Party," directed and choreographed by Brenda Didier. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
The Wild Party

By Michael John LaChuisa (music, lyrics, book)
   and George C. Wolfe (book)
Directed and Choreographed by Brenda Didier  
at VG Biograph Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Nov 1  |  tickets: $40   |  more info
       
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October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Dessa Rose (Bailiwick Chicago)

Harmony France and Jayson Brooks star in Bailiwick Chicago's "Dessa Rose" by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty, directed by Lili-Anne Brown. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Dessa Rose

Book and Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Music by Stephen Flaherty
Directed by Lili-Anne Brown  
Richard Christiansen Thtr, 2433 N. Lincoln (map)
thru April 5  |  tickets: $40   |  more info
       
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March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Griffin Theatre)

Griffin Theatre's "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" by William Finn and Rachel Sheinkin, directed by Scott Weinstein. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
       
The 25th Annual Putnam
   County Spelling Bee
  

Music and Lyrics by William Finn
Book by Rachel Sheinkin
Directed by Scott Weinstein
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Dec 15  |  tickets: $31-$36   |  more info
       
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November 7, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Smokey Joe’s Cafe (The Royal George Theatre)

Britt-Marie Siversten stars in Theo Ubique's Cabaret Theatre's "Smokey Joe's Cafe", directed by Brenda Didier. (photo credit: Anthony Robert La Penna)        
       
Smokey Joe’s Café: 
  The Songs of Lieber & Stoller
 

Words/Music by Jerry Lieber and Mike Stoller
Reconceived and Directed by Brenda Didier
The Royal George Theatre, 1641 N. Halsted (map)
thru May 26  |  tickets: $24-$46   |  more info
       
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March 21, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Smokey Joe’s Café (Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre)

Britt-Marie Sivertsen stars in Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre's "Smokey Joe's Cafe", directed by Brenda Didier.  (photo credit: David Heimann)        
       
Smokey Joe’s Cafe 

Music/Lyrics by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller
Directed/Choreographed by Brenda Didier 
at No Exit Café, 6970 N. Glenwood (map)
thru Nov 11  |  tickets: $34-$39   |  more info
       
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October 1, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: Rise of the Numberless (Bailiwick Chicago and The New Colony)

Eric Martin and Steve Perkins in "Rise of the Numberless", joint new work from The New Colony and Bailiwick Chicago.      
     
Rise of the Numberless 

Written by Patriac Coakley, Andrew Hobgood,
Evan Linder, Chris Gingrich, Julie B. Nichols 
Directed by Andrew Hobgood
at Flat Iron Building, 1579 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru May 26   |  tickets: $20-$25   |  more info
       
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April 27, 2012 | 0 Comments More