Today, Chicago Theatre Off Book is counting down the top ten for 2012. First, we review "The School for Lies" at Chicago Shakespeare Theater and "The Mikado" by The Hypocrites. We chat about "Sherlock Holmes and the Missing Goose" at Raven Theatre. Then, Oliver Sava, TimeOut Chicago and Dan Jakes, TimeOut Chicago &The Reader join us with their top ten lists for 2012 theatre. We debate all our picks to create the official Chicago Theatre Off Book Top Ten of 2012.
This December 28, 2012 episode of Chicago Theatre Off Book was partially underwritten by The Alliance
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