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“Romeo and Juliet” Short Shakespeare reviewed by Carol Moore

“Romeo and Juliet” Short Shakespeare reviewed by Carol Moore

 Highly Recommended **** Chicago Shakespeare Theatre’s production of “Short Shakespeare! Romeo and Juliet” was charming, engaging and oh, so sad.  I’m not embarrassed to say that at the end I had tears in my eyes.  With Shakespeare’s drama about teen angst, [Read More]

“Hedwig and the Angry Inch”

“Hedwig and the Angry Inch”

Somewhat Recommended ** I have never felt that my age would interfere with my ideas about what I see and relate to you, my readers, but, in this case,  the winner of the 2014 Tony-Award for “best Revival of a Musical, :Hedwig and the Angry Inch” fell SHORT of [Read More]

“Flanagan’s Wake” reviewed by Carol Moore

“Flanagan’s Wake” reviewed by Carol Moore

Recommended *** If you’re looking for an evening of interactive improv with a theme, then “Flanagan’s Wake” is the show for you!   It’s a relaxed atmosphere at, with plenty of adult beverages available.   As is expected at an Irish wake, you’ll be saluting [Read More]

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“Merrily We Roll Along” comes to Palatine

“Merrily We Roll Along” comes to Palatine

LZP Productions presents the rare Sondheim musical Merrily We Roll Along to the Cutting Hall Theater April 1st through [Read More]

“By the Water”

“By the Water”

Highly Recommended **** If one has never been involved with a natural disaster, one can only imagine what goes through [Read More]

“Upright Grand”

“Upright Grand”

Highly Recommended ***** There are a great number of theater-lovers who are unaware of a special little treasure on the [Read More]

“Circus 1903” The Golden Age of Circus

“Circus 1903” The Golden Age of Circus

Recommended ***  The “Greatest Show on Earth” is supposedly gone! Barnum and Bailey will no longer come to [Read More]

“The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui” reviewed by Jacob Davis

“The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui” reviewed by Jacob Davis

The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui (pronounced ooey) may be the last historical play you ever want to see become relevant [Read More]

“Destiny of Desire”

“Destiny of Desire”

Anyone who has ever watched ( or perhaps become addicted to) television “Soap Operas” is aware that they [Read More]

“The People’s Republic of Edward Snowden”

“The People’s Republic of Edward Snowden”

Highly Recommended **** In our crazy political world, with all we read and hear about Russia on a daily basis, watching [Read More]