Month: September 2019

Bernhardt/Hamlet | Goodman Theatre, September 23rd, 2019

Bernhardt/Hamlet | Goodman Theatre, September 23rd, 2019

3.5 out of 4 (Originally published on Chicago Stage Standard) Bernhardt/Hamlet explores feminism, staunch beliefs and legacy at the Goodman Theatre this Fall. Gossip flies and society gasps as gender roles are put to the test when actress Sarah Bernhardt assumes a role that is 

Midsummer (a play with songs) | Greenhouse Theater Center, September 7th, 2019

Midsummer (a play with songs) | Greenhouse Theater Center, September 7th, 2019

3 out of 4 stars(originally published on Chicago Stage Standard) A rowdier, Scottish-ier version of Once, Midsummer (A Play with Songs) is a wickedly funny retelling of one seemingly mismatched couple’s lost weekend of wine, song, shagging, and outrageous parking fees. Accompanying themselves on a range 

At The Wake of a Dead Drag Queen | The Story Theatre, September 6th, 2019

At The Wake of a Dead Drag Queen | The Story Theatre, September 6th, 2019

3 out of 4 stars (Originally published on Chicago Stage Standard) AT THE WAKE OF A DEAD DRAG QUEEN is the first production of Season 2 at The Story Theatre and is directed by Mikael Burke. Courtney Berringers (given name: Anthony Knighton) has recently died 

The Band’s Visit | Cadillac Palace Theatre, September 4th, 2019

The Band’s Visit | Cadillac Palace Theatre, September 4th, 2019

3.5 out of 4 stars(Originally published on Chicago Stage Standard) The Chicago premiere of the critically acclaimed and 10-time Tony Award-winning production THE BAND’S VISIT is stunning! Broadway in Chicago hosts this endearing production for a limited two-week engagement at Cadillac Palace Theatre (151 W. Randolph) from