Posts in category "Marriott Theatre"

"For The Boys" (Marriott Theatre): War is Hell... of-a Good Time with the Right Show!

"For The Boys" (Marriott Theatre):  War is Hell... of-a Good Time with the Right Show!
When my dad was in the Vietnam War, my sister Cindy wore the same dress every day.  Until dad came home, she clothed herself in solidarity.  My mom tried to coax her into new outfits.  The little patriot stubbornly resisted. Relenting, my mom washed that dress every night. At only two-years old, Cindy was expressing... Read more »

Review "Music Man": Secures the 'FAN' in Fantastic!

Marriott Theatre presents MUSIC MANAt 10 Marriott Drive, LincolnshireBooks, music and lyrics by Meredith WillsonStory by Meredith Willson and Franklin LaceyMusical direction by David KreppelDirected by Gary GriffinWednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays at 8pmWednesdays at 1pm, Saturdays at 4:30pmSundays at 1pm and 5pm Thru January 9th Buy TicketsRunning Time:  Two hours and thirty minutes includes a... Read more »

"Sister," "Aftermath" before getting the "Dress" and "Man" to the "Ball"!

I’m becoming a veteran of Chicago Theatre.  This week it’s drama before the singing starts! 11.11.10  Kid Sister at Profiles Theatre 11.13.10  Aftermath at Signal Esemble 11.14.10  100 Dresses by Chicago Children’s Theatre in Skokie 11.14.10  Music Man at Marriott Theatre Lincolnshire 11.15.10  Masked Ball at Lyric Opera

Review "A Chorus Line": One Singular Sensational Gift To Borrow!

Marriott Theatre presentsA CHORUS LINE At 10 Marriott Drive, LincolnshireConceived, originally choreographed and directed by Michael BennettBook by James Kirkwood and Nicholas DanteMusic by Marvin HamlischLyrics by Edward KlebanDirected by Mark LococoChoreographed by Rachel RockwellMusical direction by Ryan T. Nelson Thru October 31stBuy TicketsRunning Time:  Two hours and fifteen minutes includes a fifteen minute intermission... Read more »

This Week "THEORIES" Will Push Me Into An "INVASION" Before I High-Kick It To "CHORUSLINE"

September continues with new shows this week.  Thursday, I’m contemplating life and death with an ecletic writing group.  Friday, I’ll watch the liberal attack of Skokie without leaving Chicago.  And Sunday, it’s all about tits and ass. Whether it’s a classic or a new story, it’ll be my first time at all three theatre companies! Theories... Read more »