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“The Year I Didn’t Go To School: A Homemade Circus” review by Carol Moore

“The Year I Didn’t Go To School: A Homemade Circus” review by Carol Moore

Highly Recommended **** According to my almost-8-year-old granddaughter, Molly, “The Year I Didn’t Go To School: A Homemade Circus” was really good!  I know she liked it because she whispered positive comments to me throughout the show.  Molly’s favorite part of [Read More]

“The Wiz”

“The Wiz”

Highly Recommended **** Five years ago, Chicago added a new theater company to its large list of small companies seeking to bring quality theater to our city. The company- Kokandy Productions and their Mission Statement was ” to bring the reality of musical theater [Read More]

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“Peter and the Starcatcher”

“Peter and the Starcatcher”

Recommended *** Over the past few years, I have been avoiding some of the productions at The Metropolis Performing Arts [Read More]

“An American in Paris ” A new musical

“An American in Paris ” A new musical

Musical theater is for many, the greatest form of entertainment! For others, it is the movies that they find exciting. [Read More]

“An Octoroon”

“An Octoroon”

Recommended *** Victory Gardens has added a new “resident Company” to its stable. The company is Definition [Read More]

“The God of Isaac”

“The God of Isaac”

“You don’t have to be Jewish”! That is the first thing I might say about James Sherman’s [Read More]

“Madagascar” at Chicago Shakespeare with notes from 9 year old Lily Kienzle

“Madagascar” at Chicago Shakespeare with notes from 9 year old Lily Kienzle

Highly Recommended ***** This is evidently the year of Dream Works as Chicago Shakespeare Theater follows the footsteps [Read More]

Cirque Du Soleil- Luzia ( a Waking Dream of Mexico)

Cirque Du Soleil- Luzia ( a Waking Dream of Mexico)

Recommended *** Since 1984, we have been exposed to the art form known as “Cirque Du Soleil” which brings [Read More]

“Little Fish” review by Carol Moore

“Little Fish” review by Carol Moore

Recommended *** In its essence, “Little Fish” is a story about a young woman’s struggle to quit smoking.  I [Read More]