Category: J.H. Palmer

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: Godspell (The Brown Paper Box Company)

Stephanie Rohr performs "Stand Back Old Man" in Brown Paper Box's "Godspell," directed by M. William Panek. (photo credit: Chad Shelton)        
       
Godspell 

Music and Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz  
Book by John-Michael Tebelak
Directed by M. William Panek  
Collaboraction Studio, 1579 N. Milwaukee (map)
thru Oct 7  |  tickets: $15-$25   |  more info
       
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September 27, 2012 | 1 Comment More

Review: Venus Envy (Viable Theatre)

Lisa Stran, Julie Schlesinger and Miki Byrne star in Viable Theatre's "Venus Envy", written and directed by Vincent Truman.        
       
Venus Envy 

Written and Directed by Vincent Truman 
at Charnel House, 3421 W. Fullerton (map)
thru Sept 23  |  tickets: $15   |  more info
       
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September 13, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: The Pirates of Penzance (Tall Ship Windy)

Orion Couling as the Pirate King, in Tall Ship Windy's "The Pirates of Penzance" by Gilbert and Sullivan.         
       
The Pirates of Penzance  

Music by Arthur Sullivan 
Libretto by W.S. Gilbert  
Directed by Emma Couling, Jessie Mutz  
at Tall Ship Windy, Navy Pier (map)
thru Sept 9  |  tickets: $20-$45   |  more info
       
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September 5, 2012 | 1 Comment More

Review: Marvin’s Room (Circle Theatre)

Amanda Hartley and Eliza Shinn in a scene from Circle Theatre's "Marvin's Room" by Scott McPherson, directed by Mary C. Redmon. (photo credit: Bob Knuth)        
       
Marvin’s Room 

Written by Scott McPherson  
Directed by Mary C. Redmon
at Circle Theatre, Oak Park (map)
thru Sept 30  |  tickets: $26-$28   |  more info
       
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August 25, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: East of the Sun, West of the Moon (Coriolis Theater)

Rochelle Therrien as Freja and Travis Austin Wright as Asjborn, in Coriolis Theater's "East of the Sun, West of the Moon," directed by K. Hannah Friedman. (photo credit: Rachel Elizabeth)       
      
East of the Sun
    West of the Moon
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By Lydia Gordon and Christopher Dunn-Rankin
Directed by K. Hannah Friedman
at Heartland Studio, 7016 N. Glenwood (map)
thru Sept 9  |  tickets: $15-$25   |  more info
       
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August 21, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Review: Thirty Thousand One (Pursuit Productions)

Jessica Miller Tomlinson (The Creator) and Joshua Manculich (The Earth), in Pursuit Productions' "Thirty Thousand One" by Kacie Smith, choreographed by Ahmad Simmons. (photo credit: Chris Dzombak)        
       
Thirty Thousand One 

Written and Directed by Kacie Smith 
Choreographed by Ahmad Simmons
at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont (map)
thru Aug 12  |  tickets: $15-$20   |  more info
       
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August 7, 2012 | 1 Comment More

Review: Alice in Wonderland (Emerald City Theatre)

Maddy LaRoche (Alice) and the cast of Emerald City Theatre's "Alice in Wonderland", adapted and directed by Ernie Nolan. (photo credit: Tom McGrath)        
       
Alice in Wonderland 

Adapted and Directed by Ernie Nolan
    Based on the books by Lewis Carroll 
at Apollo Theater, 2540 N. Lincoln (map)
thru Dec 29  |  tickets: $16-$19   |  more info
       
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July 25, 2012 | 0 Comments More