Review: GYPSY at Porchlight Music Theatre

Review: GYPSY at Porchlight Music Theatre

It’s E. Faye Butler’s world and we should all be HONORED to live here.

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Review: THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD at Adventure Stage Chicago

Review: THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD at Adventure Stage Chicago

Pictured: Gabriel Fries, Carlyle DePriest and Felipe Carrasco | Josh Darr By Tonika Todorova Adventure Stage Chicago invites us along for THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD, the classic tale about a hero whose heroism swims in the murky waters of doing wrong to better another wrong. Geared for pre-teen and teen...

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Review: PIPPIN at Mercury Theater’s Venus Cabaret

Review: PIPPIN at Mercury Theater’s Venus Cabaret

There are many aspects to admire about PIPPIN, in the pursuit of an extraordinary life, currently on display at Mercury Theater’s Venus Cabaret space.

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Review: NOVEMBER at Habakkuk Theatre

Review: NOVEMBER at Habakkuk Theatre

By Andrea Cain The tiny theater space at Madison Street Theater is housing a very high-energy little David Mamet show. NOVEMBER, produced by Habakkuk Theatre, is as relevant as it is fast-paced. However, the excitement that comes from entertaining writing and very little breathing room between lines do not make...

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Review: THE LITTLE FOXES at Citadel Theatre Company

Review: THE LITTLE FOXES at Citadel Theatre Company

THE LITTLE FOXES is a fascinating piece of American Theater. It’s both a character study of a southern family and a commentary on the financial freedom women are so often denied.

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Review: ECLIPSED at Pegasus Theatre Chicago

Review: ECLIPSED at Pegasus Theatre Chicago

Women are frequently treated as invisible humans. Their voices are censured by centuries of patriarchy.

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Review: FUN HARMLESS WARMACHINE at The New Colony

Review: FUN HARMLESS WARMACHINE at The New Colony

New Colony’s decision to present this play right now ended up being even more timely than they might have imagined.

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Review: THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHTTIME

Review: THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHTTIME

“The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime” is many wonderful things, but above all, it’s a love letter to the compassionate ones who know how to love us well, who challenge us to see that we are capable — the teachers of all kinds.

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Review: A CHORUS LINE at Metropolis Performing Arts Centre

Review: A CHORUS LINE at Metropolis Performing Arts Centre

It is entirely possible I am the only avid theater-goer that has never seen A CHORUS LINE.

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Review LA BOHÈME at Lyric Opera of Chicago

Review LA BOHÈME at Lyric Opera of Chicago

This production, this version of LA BOHÈME is not likely to bring new audiences through the doors in droves unless the tickets are free.

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