Month: July 2018

Pamplona | Goodman Theatre, July 15, 2018

Pamplona | Goodman Theatre, July 15, 2018

  4 OUT OF 4 STARS (ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED ON CHICAGO STAGE STANDARD)   The 1953 Pulitzer Prize and coveted Nobel Prize for Literature in 1954, Hemingway declared his best work is yet to come. Five years later, Ernest Hemingway sits in front of his typewriter in 

Heartbreak Hotel | Broadway Playhouse, July 15th, 2018

Heartbreak Hotel | Broadway Playhouse, July 15th, 2018

  3 OUT OF 4 STARS (ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED ON CHICAGO STAGE STANDARD)   In 1954, a humble truck driver checks in to Sun Records to record a song for his mother and leaves with the chance at a career that skyrocketed to stardom. Heartbreak Hotel journeys 

Not One Batu | Nothing Without A Company, June 29, 2018

Not One Batu | Nothing Without A Company, June 29, 2018

3.5 OUT OF 4 STARS (ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED ON CHICAGO STAGE STANDARD)     Not One Batu transports audiences to the Hawaiian Islands with an immersive two part production from Nothing Without A Company in partnership with Lanialoha Lee and Aloha Center Chicago. Written by the talented 

TILIKUM | SIDESHOW THEATRE, June 28th, 2018

TILIKUM | SIDESHOW THEATRE, June 28th, 2018

3 OUT OF 4 STARS (ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED ON CHICAGO STAGE STANDARD)   Playwright Kristiana Rae Colón imaginatively spotlights America’s harsh sociological realities and relevant environmental issues in Sideshow Theatre’s world premiere of Tilikum. Under the direction of Lili-Anne Brown, this production navigates through environment advocacy, moral integrity and