Tag: Heidi Stillman

"The Book Thief" (Steppenwolf Theatre): Gray Steals Hearts!

"The Book Thief" (Steppenwolf Theatre):  Gray Steals Hearts!
Steppenwolf Theatre for Young Adults, in partnership with Chicago Public Library’s One Book, One Chicago, presents THE BOOK THIEF.  Leisel’s mother is dead.  Her father is in prison.  She and her brother are being adopted.  En route to their new home, her brother dies. What could possibly be worse than what she has already survived? ... Read more »

"Rick Bayless in Cascabel" (Lookingglass Theatre): What Chicago craves...gourmet sensuality!

"Rick Bayless in Cascabel" (Lookingglass Theatre):  What Chicago craves...gourmet sensuality!
cascabel |ˈkaskəˌbel|  a small red chile pepper of a mild-flavored variety. #66. There is nothing small or mild about this CASCABEL!  Lookingglass Theatre, Frontera Grill and Silverguy Entertainment present RICK BAYLESS IN CASCABEL.  The boarding house has a new cook.  He is creating a stir with his enticing recipes.   People bite into his creations... Read more »

EXTENDED *AGAIN* THRU August 21st "The Last Act of Lilka Kadison": Magically Uplifting!

Audio Podcast at ITUNES Chicago Theatre Reviews for Week of June 17th Narrated by Joshua Volkers  Lookingglass Theatre, in association with Abbie Phillips, presentsTHE LAST ACT OF LILKA KADISONReviewed by Katy Walsh  A cantankerous old woman is bothered by a hovering caretaker, an absentee son and a demanding ghost.  She’s mad!  Is it her natural state or... Read more »

Review "Hephaestus": Must See It, To Believe It!

Lookingglass Theatre and Silverguy Entertainment presents HEPHAESTUSAt Goodman Theatre’s Owen Bruner Theatre170 N. DearbornCreated by Tony HernandezWritten by Tony Hernandez  and Heidi StillmanDirected by Tony Hernandez  and Heidi StillmanThru June 20thBuy TicketsRunning Time:  Eighty minutes with no intermission By Katy Walsh Ladies and gentlemen, step right up and be prepared to be amazed by death defying feats that... Read more »

Review "Trust": David Schwimmer's Engrossing Cyber Stalker Tale

Lookingglass Theatre presents TRUST Written by David Schwimmer and Andy Bellin Based on the screenplay by Andy Bellin and Rob Festinger Directed by David Schwimmer and Heidi Stillman Thru May 9th Buy Tickets Running Time:  One hour and forty-five minutes with no intermission   With texting and I.M.ing, flirting has never been easier!  The internet... Read more »