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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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“Chalk” review by Carol Moore

“Chalk” review by Carol Moore

like the Exorcist on steroids Sci-fi – fantasy – gripping – intense – chilling - strange – eerie – ending [Read More]

Last chance to win a drive to The Abby

Last chance to win a drive to The Abby

The Autobarn has opened its new dealership in Oak Park. The Volvo dealership, just off the Eisenhower and just by going [Read More]

“Another Kind of Love” review by Lawrence Riordan

“Another Kind of Love” review by Lawrence Riordan

That said, if Johnson and Young turn in less powerful performances, their characters’ are likewise less powerful [Read More]

“La Raison d’Etre”

“La Raison d’Etre”

This is a solid dance group that needs to find someone to weave the story with greater detail. Act two begins with the [Read More]

“Trust us /Screw You” review by Lawrence Riordan

“Trust us /Screw You” review by Lawrence Riordan

usually in a theatre, we know we are watching a performance—although during this play, the distinction between what [Read More]

” The Magic Parlour”  (with notes by Adam Shaw)

” The Magic Parlour” (with notes by Adam Shaw)

To quote Adam, "As I expected, it was a great show. The magic was unreal and only five feet in front of us. To make it [Read More]

“The Little Foxes”

“The Little Foxes”

These are selfish people, all only interested in their personal gains and the riches they can get from the sweat of [Read More]