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Monthly Archives: January 2017

Persian Mythology Made Epic

January 31, 2017 Comments Off on Persian Mythology Made Epic

Feathers of Fire – Puppet Theatre Festival

 

Hamid Rahmanian, the great Iranian-American filmmaker and graphic artist, whose contributions at Walt Disney

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Dancing Into Our Memory

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The Baltimore Waltz – Brown Paper Box Company

 

This close brother and sister had always planned on enjoying a whirlwind European vacation together, however it

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The End of the World Has Arrived

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Earthquakes in London – Steep Theatre

 

There couldn’t be a more timely play than this somewhat bizarre drama by Mike Bartlett, the prolific British

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‘Wit’ reaffirms why we need The Hypocrites

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Wit – Hypocrites Theatre

 

I could not resist a feeling of sorrow as I entered Den Theatre for The Hypocrites’ staging of Margaret Edson’s

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Court Theatre’s ‘Blues for an Alabama Sky’ a beautifully realized, empathetic production

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Blues for an Alabama Sky – Court Theatre

 

Ron OJ Parson’s directorial efforts at Court Theatre are always must-see productions – his adaptations of August

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Disco Inferno

January 28, 2017 Comments Off on Disco Inferno

Saturday Night Fever – Drury Lane Oakbrook

 

If you’re of a certain age, you might remember sitting in a movie theater back in 1977 and being dazzled by John

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Sherwood Forest Comes Alive

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The Adventures of Robin Hood – Filament Theatre

 

There are probably as many different versions of the tale of Robin Hood and his Merry Men as there are trees in

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Tragedy in a Toxic Workplace

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Gloria – Goodman Theatre

 

Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, the 2014 Obie Award winner for Best New American Play, has imported the original

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Paw Patrol Live! “Race to the Rescue”

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Paw Patrol Live based on the Nickelodeon series comes to the Chicago Theatre February 11 and 12.  These pips will take you on an action packed, high energy, musical adventure.

 

This is interactive show will give the guests the chance to participate and become part of the PAW Patrol Cheer Team.

 

This show how is making its debut in Chicago and is a co-production from Vstar entertainment group and Nickelodeon.

 

Tickets can can be purchased online at www.ticketmaster.com or by phone 800-745-3000.

For more info visit www.pawpatrollive.com


The Bullying Needs to Stop

January 25, 2017 Comments Off on The Bullying Needs to Stop

The Hundred Dresses – Chicago Childrens Theatre

 

Underdogs have always suffered from being picked on and bullied since the beginning of time. Today, because of

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