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Bye Bye Birdie at Drury Lane Review- A Rip Roaring Stroll Down Memory Lane

Bye Bye Birdie at Drury Lane Review- A Rip Roaring Stroll Down Memory Lane Bye Bye Birdie tells the tale of a small town’s frenzy at the prospect of an Elvis-like rock star, about to leave for a stint in the army, coming to town to plant a farewell kiss on one lucky girl

"Another Word For Beauty" Review- A Captured Pageant

"Another Word For Beauty" Review- A Captured Pageant "Another Word For Beauty", at The Goodman Theatre through February 21, is a politically significant musical premiere presented in support of "A Celebration of Latina/o Artists", and a musical to remember

Chicago Opera Theater Review-La Voix Humaine and Gianni Schicchi

Chicago Opera Theater Review-La Voix Humaine and Gianni Schicchi Chicago Opera Theater's double bill of "La Voix Humane" (The Human Voice) and "Gianni Schicchi" will be performed again on Sunday, February 14 at 3:00 at The Harris Theater-we recommend it be seen

Baroque Band at The Driehaus Museum Review - The Art of Conversation in a very special setting

Baroque Band at The Driehaus Museum Review - The Art of Conversation in a very special setting Baroque Band in partnership with Chicago's Driehaus Museum gave a very special Bach concert for harpsichord and violin entitled "Tete-a-tete-Bach and the Art of Conversation"

Der Rosenkavalier at Lyric Opera Review-Lyric Does Justice to Strauss's classic

Der Rosenkavalier at Lyric Opera Review-Lyric Does Justice to Strauss's classic Impressive musicians, on the stage and in the pit, carry Lyric's revival of 'Rosenkavalier'

Jay Campbell Review-an interview with the cellist

Jay Campbell Review-an interview with the cellist Jay Campbell, award-winning cellist, performs at The Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert at Chicago's Cultural Center-an ensemble performance of great classical music

Body/Courage Review - A Funny and Thoughtful Exploration of Body Image

Body/Courage Review - A Funny and Thoughtful Exploration of Body Image Funny, honest, and charming, Pinnock’s performance and writing combine to create a kaleidoscope of perspectives and experiences

Sunset Baby Review- a strong and compelling play at TimeLine

Sunset Baby Review- a strong and compelling play at TimeLine "Sunset Baby" as performed by TimeLine Theatre Company is a compelling family and political drama, very well written and very well staged

Chicago Sinfonietta Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Review-a never-to-be-forgotten event

Chicago Sinfonietta Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Review-a never-to-be-forgotten event The great Chicago Sinfonietta presented it's annual concert honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.-it was a triumph of contemporary music

Too Hot To Handel Review-The Auditorium Theatre Celebrates Martin Luther King Day

Too Hot To Handel Review-The Auditorium Theatre Celebrates Martin Luther King Day The Auditorium Theatre sponsored a number of community engagements in support of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s life and legacy, including it's traditional rousing and exuberant concert program, "Too Hot to Handel"

Ten Plus Things to Do for Valentine's Day

Ten Plus Things to Do for Valentine's Day Whether you’re looking to dine at the nation’s most romantic restaurant, attend a spectacular Valentine’s Day performance, or enjoy a one-night-stay at one of Chicago’s most luxurious hotels, find a sweet treat or more, read on

Fifteenth Annual Sketchbook Festival Review- A Terrific Double Bill of Short Plays, Music and Art

Fifteenth Annual Sketchbook Festival Review- A Terrific Double Bill of Short Plays, Music and Art Collaboration's Fifteenth Annual Sketchbook Festival brought a wealth of multidisciplinary new artistic theater experience to Chicago

Milk Like Sugar Review-A Great Collaboration Between the Yard and The Raven

Milk Like Sugar Review-A Great Collaboration Between the Yard and The Raven The Raven Theatre Company in artistic alliance with Senn High School"s theatre company, the Yard, recently put on "Milk Like Sugar", a provocative drama about inner-city life and teenage pregnancy

Nabucco at the Lyric Opera of Chicago Review - A World Class Performance

Nabucco at the Lyric Opera of Chicago Review - A World Class Performance The Lyric Opera of Chicago's stage brought to life Giuseppe Verdi’s Nabucco - a story of power, jealousy, forbidden love, and religion

aMID Festival Review- Great Dance Performers in Mid-Career

aMID Festival Review- Great Dance Performers in Mid-Career Links Hall at Constellation is currently hosting the aMID Festival, celebrating performance and movement makers in mid-career-come see this vibrant life-enhancing show

The Hairy Ape Review – A Timely Take on O’Neill

The Hairy Ape Review – A Timely Take on O’Neill A new production inspired by the headlines is a compelling retelling of O'Neill's story of the working man meets the 1%.

Jazz At the Lincoln Center Orchestra: Jazz in the Key of Life Review - An Embarrassment of Riches

Jazz At the Lincoln Center Orchestra:  Jazz in the Key of Life Review - An Embarrassment of Riches “Jazz in the Key of Life” explored a genre of music normally not explored by jazz musicians: pop music.

Le Switch Review - Queer Theatre at Its Finest

Le Switch Review - Queer Theatre at Its Finest Confronting issues of love, marriage, commitment, tradition, and queerness, this sweet exploration of gay male life after the legalization of same-sex marriage is funny, charming, and touching

Bruise Easy Review - Snapshot of American Suburbia More Superficial Than Edgy

Bruise Easy Review - Snapshot of American Suburbia More Superficial Than Edgy Dan LeFranc's story of estranged siblings in southern California is more yawn-inducing than thought-provoking

London Wall Review - A Period Piece Utterly Relevant Today

London Wall Review - A Period Piece Utterly Relevant Today The lives of the four female typists at a solicitor's office in 1931 are complicated by bosses, boyfriends and the lack thereof in this dramatic comedy

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