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A Hero With A Seven Faces

March 26, 2017 No Comments

Six Stories Tall – Adventure Stage 

 

In Marco Ramirez’s Six Stories Tall, Adventure Stage Chicago serves up stories of kids, for kids,

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A Revisionist View of Inge

March 25, 2017 No Comments

Picnic – American Theatre Company 

 

For many of the younger theatergoers packed into the opening night audience, this new, revisionist

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Reverie Revine

March 25, 2017 No Comments

Ohio Sate Murders at Dandelion Theater

Famed African American writer Suzanne Alexander (Renee Lockett) has a ghost to face. Asked to

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Sex, courtship, and spirituality richly explored in Alvin Ailey’s Auditorium show

March 25, 2017 No Comments

Alvin Ailey 

 

Alvin Ailey Dance Theater – the legendary dance company that blends ballet, modern dance, jazz, and

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Dazzling Splendor Under the Big Top

March 23, 2017 No Comments

 

Circus 1903—The Golden Age of Circus

 

At the turn of the previous century, entertainment was mostly limited to a person’s own inventiveness

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A Soapy melodrama at its Cheesy Best

March 23, 2017 No Comments

Destiny of Desire – Goodman Theatre 

 

This frivolous, frothy melodrama is playwright Karen Zacarias’ festive response to and a celebration of

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Court tackles heady, intellectual topics with heart and empathy in ‘The Hard Problem’

March 23, 2017 No Comments

 

The Hard Problem – Court Theatre 

 

“The Hard Problem,” a Tom Stoppard play that is receiving its Chicago premiere at Court Theatre, is

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Loving When It’s Hard to Love

March 22, 2017 No Comments

Falling – Interrobang Theatre 

 

It’s difficult to write objectively about a play, currently enjoying its stunning Chicago premiere, in a

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The Piano Man

March 21, 2017 No Comments

Upright Grand – Citadel Theatre 

 

Citadel Theatre has another hit on its hands. At its best with unique, new, small cast dramas, comedies

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Assassin Outclass’n

March 21, 2017 No Comments

The Scullery Maid – Idle Muse 

Can a good monarch ever be a good man? Does the price of greatness always have to payed in the

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