Review: SHE THE PEOPLE at The Second City

Review: SHE THE PEOPLE at The Second City

While definitely, overtly and wonderfully geared towards femme audiences (I am unquestionably their target audience and I was here for it), you do not have to be a woman to enjoy this show.

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Pegasus Theatre and ShPIel Performing to Produce THE GREEN BOOK

Pegasus Theatre and ShPIel Performing to Produce THE GREEN BOOK

Pegasus Theatre Chicago, in association with ShPIeL Performing Identity, has announced the Chicago premiere of THE GREEN BOOK by Calvin A. Ramsey, inspired by Victor Green’s historical, “The Negro Motorist Green Book”

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Review: TRAITOR at A Red Orchid Theatre

Review: TRAITOR at A Red Orchid Theatre

What starts out as a fairly straightforward story of a man seeking the truth at the risk of personal and professional ruin becomes something knottier and more chaotic as Stock’s crusade continues to spin out of control.

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Porchlight Revisits Announces THEY’RE PLAYING OUR SONG Cast and Crew

Porchlight Revisits Announces THEY’RE PLAYING OUR SONG Cast and Crew

Porchlight Music Theatre has announced the cast for Porchlight Revisits staged concert of THEY’RE PLAYING OUR SONG with music by Marvin Hamlisch, lyrics by Carole Bayer Sager and book by Neil Simon.

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Review: BOY at TimeLine

Review: BOY at TimeLine

With BOY, TimeLine sets a strong example of theater as a call to action, conversation and empathy.

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Review: THE ANTELOPE PARTY at Theatre Wit

Review: THE ANTELOPE PARTY at Theatre Wit

I have to admit, I was incredibly skeptical when asked to review a show entitled THE ANTELOPE PARTY, whose principle iconography includes the “My Little Pony” toys in Trump-era ball caps.

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Review: FRANKLINLAND at Jackalope Theatre Company

Review: FRANKLINLAND at Jackalope Theatre Company

The dynamics of a father & son relationship are often perplexing. With the assumed normal construct of what a “man” is and what a man wants, we often have conflicting agendas, and as the son grows into his preferred wants, a father may continue to instill his perceptions of how the son should think.

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Chicago Shakes Announces MARY STUART Cast and Creative Team

Chicago Shakes Announces MARY STUART Cast and Creative Team

Chicago Shakespeare Theater has announced the cast and creative team for MARY STUART  by Peter Oswald.

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Gift Has Its HANG MAN Cast and Creatives

Gift Has Its HANG MAN Cast and Creatives

The Gift Theatre has announced the cast and production team for its world premiere of Stacy Amma Osei-Kuffour’s HANG MAN, directed by Jess McLeod.

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