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Friday, December 1, 2017

Stage Top 5: December 2017 by Kevin Greene

Our theater recommendations for the month of December.

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Tuesday, November 28, 2017

A Mighty Waft: A Review of Puff: Believe It Or Not at Remy Bumppo Theatre Company by Kevin Greene

A nineteenth century comedy of errors that strives for relevance but ends up as something much more satisfying: entertainment.

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Friday, November 3, 2017

American Nightmare: A Review of Welcome to Jesus at American Theater Company by Kevin Greene

This world premiere from Janine Nabers marks Will Davis' most daring directorial work to date at his new home company.

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Saturday, October 28, 2017

No Good Old Days: A Review of Hard Times at Lookingglass Theatre Company by Kevin Greene

This remount of Charles Dickens' novel is a reminder that art and insight need not exist separately.

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Friday, October 27, 2017

Stage Top 5: November, 2017 by Kevin Greene

From the power of prejudice in small town life to its politics, and then everything in between, enjoy November's theater offerings.

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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Community Centered: A Review of Meet Juan(ito) Doe at Free Street Theater by Kevin Greene

Free Street Theater's latest work is thematically and geographically centered in Chicago's Mexican-American communities.

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

Hullabaloo on the Horizon: A Review of Two Mile Hollow at First Floor Theater by Kevin Greene

A savage and truly refreshing world premiere comedy that takes on history's least funny subjects: white privilege.

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Crossing Over: A Review of The Crucible at Steppenwolf for Young Adults by Kevin Greene

The nuances of Arthur Miller's timeless classic feel at odds with the current cultural climate of glaring partiality.

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Praises Go Up: A Review of Choir Boy at Raven Theatre by Kevin Greene

The Chicago Premiere of Oscar Winner Tarrel Alvin McCraney's "Choir Boy" illuminates the internal and external conflicts of young black life.

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Friday, September 29, 2017

Stage Top 5: October 2017 by Kevin Greene

Some of October's offerings, from "The Choir Boy" to "Dracula."

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Thursday, September 28, 2017

Barriers to Entry: A Review of Building the Wall at Stage Left Theatre by Kevin Greene

Stage Left's season opener is unnervingly plausible dystopian fiction.

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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Fall From Grace: A Review of Alias Grace at Rivendell Theatre Ensemble by Kevin Greene

The world premiere adaptation of Margaret Atwood's novel revisits a mysterious double murder and the young woman at the center of the crimes.

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Monday, September 18, 2017

Tender and Sweet: A Review of The Rembrandt at Steppenwolf Theatre Company by Kevin Greene

Steppenwolf's season opener sends unclear signals of the road ahead while offering memorable performances from two of its most celebrated ensemble members.

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