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King Lear Review - A Modern Take On A Classic Treasure

King Lear Review - A Modern Take On A Classic Treasure With the focus on dementia, the Chicago Shakespeare Theater presents a poignant King Lear

Strawdog’s “Fail/Safe” Review – Taking You to the Brink of Nuclear Winter

Strawdog’s “Fail/Safe” Review – Taking You to the Brink of Nuclear Winter Join Strawdog on a nail-biting journey to the brink of nuclear winter

MCA Hosts eighth blackbird Review – Mixed Bag Performance

MCA Hosts eighth blackbird Review – Mixed Bag Performance Museum of Contemporary Art showcases eighth blackbird and world premiere of "Colombine's Paradise Theatre"

Lookingglass’ DEATH TAX Review – And We Thought Life Was Complicated!

Lookingglass’ DEATH TAX Review – And We Thought Life Was Complicated! You may have decided that this is surely a play for “Senior Citizens.” I say "Death Tax" has truth and wisdom for everyone alive. It goes to the very core of the great question, the meaning and value of life

Cabezas and Yang Dame Myra Hess Concert Review – Overflow Crowd Transported to Baroque Salon

Cabezas and Yang Dame Myra Hess Concert Review – Overflow Crowd Transported to Baroque Salon Chicagoland native Gabriel Cabezas (cello) partners with Amy J. Yang to bring a baroque feel to Dame Myra Hess concert

The Lyric Opera Chorus Concert Preview - Friday, Sept. 12 at 7pm

The Lyric Opera Chorus Concert Preview - Friday, Sept. 12 at 7pm First of two concerts by Lyric Opera Chorus to be held Friday September 12

Stars of Lyric Opera at Millennium Park Review – Scrumptious Appetizer for the 60th Season

Stars of Lyric Opera at Millennium Park Review – Scrumptious Appetizer for the 60th Season Stars of the Lyric Opera in Millennium Park give an enchanting introduction to their 60th Season

Piccolo Theatre’s “Smash” Review – Delightful Shaw-Lite Romp

Piccolo Theatre’s “Smash” Review – Delightful Shaw-Lite Romp Light-hearted and fully entertaining, Piccolo Theatre's "Smash" is George Bernard Shaw-lite

The Game's Afoot Review - Funny Shades of Sherlock

The Game's Afoot Review - Funny Shades of Sherlock Drury Lane's production of The Game's Afoot by Ken Ludwig is a funny and engaging mystery with shades of Sherlock Holmes.

ACTIVATE at the Chicago Theatre Alley - A Happy Hour You Should Never Miss

ACTIVATE at the Chicago Theatre Alley - A Happy Hour You Should Never Miss On the first weekend in August, Chicagoans were treated to another installment in a series of special events in the Loop

Ravinia Preview – More Ravinia in Fall, Winter and Spring

Ravinia Preview – More Ravinia in Fall, Winter and Spring If you love Ravinia in summer, see what awaits you during the rest of the year

Timeline’s “My Name is Asher Lev” – A Hasidic-born Artist’s Story

Timeline’s “My Name is Asher Lev” – A Hasidic-born Artist’s Story "My Name is Asher Lev" portrays the story of a Hasidic-born artist's struggle to make art and remain devout

Ketevan Kartvelishvili Dame Myra Hess Concert Review - Thrilling!

Ketevan Kartvelishvili Dame Myra Hess Concert Review - Thrilling! World-class talent Ketevan Kartvelishvili gave a high-energy performance at the Dame Myra Hess concert series

“Ecstasy”- Debut of Cole Theatre Review – Theater at its Intimate Best

“Ecstasy”- Debut of Cole Theatre Review –  Theater at its Intimate Best Debut Production of new Chicago theater company gives top-rate actors a platform to shine

Chicago Dancing Festival - Review

Chicago Dancing Festival - Review A late summer gift to Chicago, this festival is for all lovers of dance and those who just love to move

Chicago Dancing Festival Review - World Class Dance Takes the Stage

Chicago Dancing Festival Review - World Class Dance Takes the Stage The Chicago Dancing Festival, the largest free dance festival in the nation, continues its strong programming of varied dance companies August 20-23, 2014.

Stupid F***ing Bird Review – Chekov Rewrite Boils Classic Down to Its Essence, Creates Something New

Stupid F***ing Bird Review – Chekov Rewrite Boils Classic Down to Its Essence, Creates Something New This comic reinterpretation of Chekov’s The Seagull will make you laugh, cry, and question everything you thought you knew about life, love, and theatre.

‘On the Town’ Review — Lincolnshire, It’s a Helluva Town as Marriott Gets Everything Right

‘On the Town’ Review — Lincolnshire, It’s a Helluva Town as Marriott Gets Everything Right In its first appearance on a Chicagoland stage — overdue by some 70 years — “On the Town” is a winner for the Marriott

Buddy Guy and Mavis Staples Review -- Legends Rock Ravinia

Buddy Guy and Mavis Staples Review -- Legends Rock Ravinia Legends rocked the house at Ravinia on Tuesday night, with hometown favorites Buddy Guy and Mavis Staples treating festival-goers to three and a half hours of foot-stomping, head-bopping, hand-clapping, soulful blues, gospel and rock.

Hank Williams: Lost Highway Review - Will Leave You Yodeling

Hank Williams:  Lost Highway Review - Will Leave You Yodeling More than just a showcase of Hank William's immense musical talent, Lost Highway is a musical drama that reaches tragic proportions

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