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“Lady X: The Musical” reviewed by Jeffrey Leibham

“Lady X:  The Musical” reviewed by Jeffrey Leibham

Highly Recommended****  “Lady X: The Musical” was not the show that Hell in a Handbag Productions had announced to open its 15th anniversary season with. When 20th Century Fox got wind of the fact that Artistic Director David Cerda was planning on mounting a [Read More]

“On A Clear Day You Can See Forever”

“On A Clear Day You Can See Forever”

Highly Recommended **** Many Chicago theater-goers know that Porchlight Music Theatre Company has been presenting short productions that revisit musicals of the past. These are for the most part musicals that have not been produced in the area for many years, and for me, [Read More]

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“Time Stands Still”  reviewed by Jeffrey Leibham

“Time Stands Still” reviewed by Jeffrey Leibham

Recommended*** The title of the Donald Margulies play “Time Stands Still” would perhaps be more accurate if [Read More]

Great Expectations

Great Expectations

Highly Recommended ****  What happens when a classic story, in fact, not just a classic, but a Dickens’ classic, is [Read More]

“Relativity”

“Relativity”

Highly Recommended ***** Albert Einstein was noted for his brilliance, and yet, few know a great deal about his [Read More]

EscapeHouse/SafeHouse- Chicago Style

EscapeHouse/SafeHouse- Chicago Style

What a night! We had heard about the “EscapeRoom” adventures, several times, and decided it was time to [Read More]

“Little Miss Sunshine”

“Little Miss Sunshine”

Somewhat Recommended ** Over the years, I have learned that every hit movie does not translate into a solid stage [Read More]

Route 66 now on Route 21 (also known as Milwaukee Avenue)

Route 66 now on Route 21 (also known as Milwaukee Avenue)

Route 66 Theatre Company is well planted in their now home on Milwaukee Avenue, The Den Theatre located at 1333 N. [Read More]

“Into The Empty Sky”  reviewed by Jacob Davis

“Into The Empty Sky” reviewed by Jacob Davis

Highly Recommended ****If you don’t know Polish Nobel Prize in Literature laureate Wisława Szymborska, Trap Door [Read More]