Tag: Amber Johnson

Review: Mamma Mia! (Paramount Theatre)

Amy Montgomery as Donna in Mamma Mia, Paramount Theatre Aurora           
   

Mamma Mia!

By Catherine Johnson (book)
   Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus (score)
at Paramount Theatre, Aurora (map)
thru Oct 30  |  tix: $44-$59  |  more info
       
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September 14, 2016 | 1 Comment More

Review: West Side Story (Paramount Theatre)

It’s the classic tale of the Sharks versus the Jets in West Side Story, one of the greatest musicals ever, playing March 16-April 24, 2016 at the Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd. in downtown Aurora. For tickets and information, go to ParamountAurora.com or call (630) 896-6666. Photo credit: Liz Lauren.          
      
  

West Side Story

Written by Leonard Bernstein (music),
  Stephen Sondheim (lyrics), Arthur Laurents (book)
Paramount Theatre, Aurora, IL  (map)
thru Apr 24  |  tix: $41-$56  |  more info
       
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March 21, 2016 | 2 Comments More

Review: The Passions of Emma Goldman (ShPIeL Theatre)

Roslyn Alexander stars in ShPIeL Theatre's "The Passions of Emma Goldman" by Roslyn Alexander, directed by Dennis Zacek. (photo credit: Ashleigh Bowers)        
      
The Passions
    of Emma Goldman

Written by Roslyn Alexander
Directed by Dennis Zacek  
Skokie Theatre, 7924 N. Lincoln, Skokie (map)
thru June 22  |  tickets: $18-$28   |  more info
       
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June 5, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Hit the Wall (The Inconvenience & Chicago Commercial Collective)

Daniel Desmarais stars in The Inconvenience and Chicago Commercial Collective's "Hit the Wall" by Ike Holter, directed by Eric Hoff. (photo credit: Ryan Bourque)        
      
Hit the Wall

Written by Ike Holter   
Directed by Eric Hoff
at Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln (map)
thru May 25  |  tickets: $25   |  more info
       
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May 19, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Review: Compulsion (Next Theatre)

Jenny Avery and Mick Weber in Next Theatre's "Compulsion" by Rinne Groff, directed by Devon de Mayo. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Compulsion

Written by Rinne Groff
Directed by Devon de Mayo
Noyes Cultural Arts Center, Evanston (map)
thru Nov 17  |  tickets: $30-$40   |  more info
       
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October 20, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Still Alice (Lookingglass Theatre)

Eva Barr and Cliff Chamberlain star in Lookingglass Theatre's "Still Alice", adapted and directed by Christine Mary Dunford. (photo credit: Liz Lauren)        
      
Still Alice

Adapted and Directed by Christine Mary Dunford
Based on the novel by Lisa Genova
Lookingglass Theatre, 821 N. Michigan (map)
thru May 19  |  tickets: $36-$70   |  more info
       
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April 21, 2013 | 1 Comment More

Review: Skylight (Court Theatre)

Laura Rook and Philip Earl Johnson star in Court Theatre's "Skylight" by David Hare, directed by William Brown.        
       
Skylight 

Written by David Hare
Directed by William Brown
at Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis (map)
thru Feb 10  |  tickets: $45-$65   |  more info
       
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January 30, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Review: Welcome Home, Jenny Sutter! (Next Theatre)

Lily Mojekwu as Jenny Sutter, in Next Theatre's "Welcome Home, Jenny Sutter!" by Julie Marie Myatt, directed by Jessica Thebus. (photo credit: Michael Brosilow)        
      
Welcome Home,
         Jenny Sutter!

Written by Julie Marie Myatt
Directed by Jessica Thebus
at Noyes Cultural Arts Center, Evanston (map)
thru Dec 23  |  tickets: $30-$40   |  more info
       
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November 26, 2012 | 0 Comments More