Chicago Theater News and Reviews

Lerner and Loewe's Brigadoon Returns — to Chicago's Goodman Theatre
By Editorial Staff · Jul 3, 2014 · Chicago

Check out photos from this classic musical before they disappear.

Full Casting Announced for Steppenwolf's Chicago Premiere of The Night Alive by Conor McPherson
By Bethany Rickwald · Jun 26, 2014 · Chicago

The ensemble will feature Francis Guinan, Tim Hopper, Helen Sadler, and more.

New Musical Days Like Today Extends at Chicago's Writers Theatre
By David Gordon · Jun 17, 2014 · Chicago

The show features a score by Alan Schmuckler and book by Laura Eason.

N — The Queen of Paris Sets Its Sights on Broadway

The new musical, adapted from Émile Zola's Nana, will premiere in Toronto.

Death and the Maiden
By Catey Sullivan · Jul 1, 2014 · Chicago

Ariel Dorfman's drama fails to capitalize on an intriguing premise.

This Is Our Youth
By Catey Sullivan · Jun 27, 2014 · Chicago

Michael Cera, Tavi Gevinson and Kieran Culkin stand at the threshold of adulthood in this Steppenwolf Theatre production.

Ask Aunt Susan
By Catey Sullivan · Jun 16, 2014 · Chicago

Seth Bockley's tech-savvy play probes the price of being an online superhero.

M. Butterfly
By Catey Sullivan · Jun 6, 2014 · Chicago

Court Theatre flies with a tale of power, politics, and mystery.

The White Snake
By Catey Sullivan · Jun 3, 2014 · Chicago

Mary Zimmerman's latest mines Chinese mythology for a tale of love and persecution.