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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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“Peter and the Starcatcher”

“Peter and the Starcatcher”

  Recommended ***There are often times that rating a play becomes a difficult task indeed. Tonight’s  [Read More]

“Santana- The Corazon Tour” hits Ravinia

“Santana- The Corazon Tour” hits Ravinia

Despite, very, very wet conditions, the grassy area of Ravinia was filled, sidewalk to sidewalk of fans of the sounds [Read More]

“Patchwork Drifter” review by Lawrence Riordan

“Patchwork Drifter” review by Lawrence Riordan

Note: this Review refers to a preview performance in which the director is still making changes in front of an audience [Read More]

“The Jacksonian”

“The Jacksonian”

Somewhat Recommended ** I am one that loves the smaller storefront theater scene that Chicago audiences hold dear. [Read More]

“October Sky”

“October Sky”

Most of the Marriott Theatre subscribers are used to seeing the old “standbys’ on this “arena [Read More]

“From Broadway to Hollywood”

“From Broadway to Hollywood”

Highly Recommended ***** For most people, a visit to Ravinia is either the Pavilion seats or picnicking with friends [Read More]

“After Miss Julie”

“After Miss Julie”

Somewhat Recommended ** It is not very often that I am somewhat disappointed in Strawdog Theatre Company’s work. [Read More]