Posts tagged "Cadillac Palace Theatre"

"Elf the Musical" (Broadway in Chicago): Candy Coated Cute

"Elf the Musical" (Broadway in Chicago):  Candy Coated Cute
Broadway in Chicago presents ELF THE MUSICAL. If you loved Will Ferrell in the movie ELF, you will like this musical version of the film.    Will Blum (Buddy) mimics Ferrell’s iconic role.  The story is about a human raised at the North Pole that returns to New York in his quest to find his... Read more »

"Anything Goes" (Broadway in Chicago): De-lovely and De-lightful

"Anything Goes" (Broadway in Chicago):  De-lovely and De-lightful
Reviewed by Jeanette Hamel The classic and timeless musical comedy, Anything Goes, is a breath of fresh air during our drama filled days.  Set in 1934, which was another period fraught with economic, financial and international “stress,” this lighthearted production of toe tapping Cole Porter tunes is good for “what ails ya.”  The storyline of... Read more »

"Catch Me If You Can" (Broadway in Chicago): Plane Fun Romp

"Catch Me If You Can" (Broadway in Chicago): Plane Fun Romp
Broadway in Chicago presents the Chicago premiere of CATCH ME IF YOU CAN.  Frank Abagnale is a con artist.  He stole over two million dollars.  He impersonated a pilot, a doctor and a lawyer.  He is wanted by the FBI.  And he’s not even 21 yet.   Based on the real life of Frank Abagnale... Read more »
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"Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Xmas!" (Broadway in Chicago): Holiday Heart-Burster!

"Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Xmas!" (Broadway in Chicago):  Holiday Heart-Burster!
“Who likes Christmas?  The Who’s like Christmas!”  Me too! Broadway in Chicago presents Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical.  Whoville is getting the town ready for its favorite holiday. Everyone from gramps to Cindy-Lou Who is ready to hold hands and sing “Fah who for-aze! Dah who dor-aze! Welcome Christmas! Come this... Read more »

"CATS" (Broadway in Chicago): Les Mouserables

"CATS" (Broadway in Chicago):  Les Mouserables
Reviewed by Richard Malone The reviewing of “CATS” is a difficult matter.  If you aren’t familiar with this musical, it is sort of Andrew Lloyd Webber version of “Animal Kingdom” revolving around an annual conflagration cats, the Jellicles, at their annual ball.  Old Deuteronomy (Nathan Morgan) is the respected, wise old leader, and each year,... Read more »

"WEST SIDE STORY" (Broadway in Chicago) Timeless Music, Dated Production

"WEST SIDE STORY" (Broadway in Chicago) Timeless Music, Dated Production
‘There’s a place for us.  Somewhere a place for us.’  I hear you Tony and Maria!  But is that place Chicago?  Broadway in Chicago presents West Side Story.   The classic 1957 Tony-Award winning Broadway musical is visiting the Second City.  The original stage creation of the dream team, Authur Laurents (book), Leonard Bernstein (music),... Read more »
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Review "Shrek the Musical": Ogre the Top Laughs!

Broadway in Chicago presents SHREK THE MUSICALAt Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W. RandolphBook and lyrics by David Lindsay-AbaireMusic by Jeanine TesoriMusic direction by Andy Grobengieser Directed by Jason Moore and Rob AshfordThru September 5th Buy TicketsRunning Time:  Two hours and forty minutes includes a twenty minute intermission Reviewed by Katy Walsh On a road trip,... Read more »

Review "Disney's Beauty and The Beast": Push Play!

Broadway in Chicago NETworks Presentations, LLC presents Disney’s Beauty and the Beast At Cadillac Palace Theatre 151 W. Randolph Written by Linda Woolverton Lyrics by Howard Ashman & Tim Rice Music by Alan Menken Originally produced by Disney Theatrical Productions Directed by Rob Roth Thru April 4th Buy Tickets Running Time:  Two hours and thirty-five... Read more »