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The 3 Divas-a special Valentine’s Day

The 3 Divas-a special Valentine’s Day

"The 3 Divas", Susie McMonagle,Heidi Kettenring and Christine Sherrill, all familiar faces ( and voices) in the greater Chicagoland theater scene, on stage, for one night only. They will explore the romantic side of the American Songbook. This will be a showcase for their [Read More]

“American Idiot”

“American Idiot”

My generation is not up on the music of Green Day, but in discussing the show with my daughter, she immediately told me that this is "great music" with meaning! The younger members of the audience tonight knew the music and the words and in thinking about the over-all [Read More]

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“Far From Heaven”

“Far From Heaven”

Recommended *** I must start by congratulating Michael Weber and Porchlight Music Theatre on bringing us a variety of [Read More]

“The Wizard of Oz” comes to town

“The Wizard of Oz” comes to town

Next Saturday, February 20th as well as Sunday, the 21st at 2 p.m. Special Gifts Theatre will take a journey down the [Read More]

“The Drawer Boy” reviewed by Lawrence Riordan

“The Drawer Boy” reviewed by Lawrence Riordan

Highly Recommended *****  Redtwist Theatre, which has staged some of the most beautiful productions of the American [Read More]

“Looking Over The President’s Shoulder”

“Looking Over The President’s Shoulder”

Everyone who raved about the award-winning film, “The Butler” will find the newest production, currently on [Read More]

“CABARET”  reviewed by Lawrence Riordan

“CABARET” reviewed by Lawrence Riordan

Highly Recommended ****                Roundabout Theatre Company’s production of Cabaret, the [Read More]

“The Shape of Things”

“The Shape of Things”

Recommended *** The newest production brought to the stage by the Eclectic Full Contact Theatre (I will make an effort [Read More]

“R + J : Martha’s Vineyard” review by Lawrence Riordan

“R + J : Martha’s Vineyard” review by Lawrence Riordan

Instinctually, I am a purist when it comes to Shakespeare, but if something truly innovative can be done that brings [Read More]