Review | THE NUTCRACKER at House Theatre of Chicago

Review | THE NUTCRACKER at House Theatre of Chicago

There is a reason some holiday shows come back year after year and become Chicago staples at Christmastime.

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Review | THE DARK AT THE TOP OF THE STAIRS at Eclipse Theatre Company

Review | THE DARK AT THE TOP OF THE STAIRS at Eclipse Theatre Company

Aneisa Hicks gives a masterful performance as Cora with a balance of brave intensity and compassion.

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Review | PLAINCLOTHES at Broken Nose Theatre

Review | PLAINCLOTHES at Broken Nose Theatre

Off the bat, we’re met with players that are messy, mistaken, engaged, whole-hearted, and figuring it out, just like we all are.

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Review | FRANKENSTEIN at Court Theatre

Review | FRANKENSTEIN at Court Theatre

Manual Cinema could hardly choose a production more closely matching their aesthetic than FRANKENSTEIN

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Review | SCIENTIFIC METHOD at Rivendell Theatre Ensemble

Review | SCIENTIFIC METHOD at Rivendell Theatre Ensemble

Every woman has experienced them, knowingly or not, in the workplace: the countless little insidious micro-aggressions and micro-dismissals that some men in positions of authority issue against women to keep them assigned to the places where they feel the women belong.

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Review | MOBY DICK!: THE MUSICAL at Cuckoo’s Theater Project

Review | MOBY DICK!: THE MUSICAL at Cuckoo’s Theater Project

The Cuckoo’s Theater Project’s of MOBY DICK! is an ambitious production that harnesses the message of the original text while still providing a whole bunch o’ fun.

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Review | MASTER CLASS at TimeLine Theatre Company

Review | MASTER CLASS at TimeLine Theatre Company

Fun fact: it turns out that watching an opera class is actually more entertaining than attending the opera.

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Review | IT’S ONLY A PLAY at Pride Films and Plays

Review | IT’S ONLY A PLAY at Pride Films and Plays

What is it about the theater we love? And why must we gain the approval of any single theatergoer when the art is so important to us as human beings?

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Review: FIGHT NIGHT at Chicago Shakespeare Theater

Review: FIGHT NIGHT at Chicago Shakespeare Theater

Pictured: Ensemble of FIGHT NIGHT. Photo by Yvon Poncelet. By Marie Warner FIGHT NIGHT at Chicago Shakespeare Theater is a theater experience unlike any other. Visiting Belgian company Ontroerend Goed has created a work that will challenge your preconceived notions about the political system in a new and engaging way....

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