Chicago Theatre Review

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The Choices We Make

May 27, 2017 No Comments

The My Way Residential – Irish Theatre of Chicago 


A young woman enters a bedroom, perhaps in a hotel, carrying some bags and checking the place for

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Underdogs Arise

May 26, 2017 No Comments



In 1991 Tonya Harding won the U.S. Figure Skating Championships and placed second in the World

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The Three Sisters of Sligo

May 24, 2017 No Comments

The Night Season – Strawdog Theatre 


This, the final production of Strawdog Theatre’s 29th season, is the second of several plays written by

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Charles Dickens Goes to India

May 22, 2017 No Comments

Great Expectations – Remy Bumppo 


Adapted by playwright and screenwriter Tanika Gupta, this, one of Charles Dickens’ most popular

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A Jewel of a Show

May 20, 2017 No Comments

Black Pearl: A Tribute to Josephine Baker – Black Ensemble Theatre 


Imagine if you could step back in time in order to marvel and enjoy the rise to fame of African

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What’s in a Name?

May 11, 2017 No Comments

Objects in the Mirror – Goodman Theatre 


Charles Smith’s searing new biographic drama takes its title from the advice printed on a car’s

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Sitting Pretty

May 9, 2017 No Comments

Cabaret – Theatre at the Center 


A drum roll and a cymbal crash announces the smirking face of the Emcee, peaking from behind the

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A Forgotten Time and Place

May 7, 2017 No Comments

Paradise Blue – Timeline Theatre 


In 1949 Detroit there existed an island in the city called the Black Bottom. It was an enclave of African-

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I Could Write a Book

May 6, 2017 No Comments


Dylan Brody’s Driving Hollywood


The creator and performer of this one-man show is actor, comedian and humorist, Dylan Brody. In 90

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Singing! Dancing! Murder!

May 5, 2017 No Comments


Lady X – Hell in a Handbag 


Pitch your tents on Clark and Balmoral because it’s time to enjoy some high Camp. David Cerda’s new

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