Posts tagged "Paul Tazewell"

"The Convert" (Goodman Theatre): Life Altering!

#51.  I recently read “The Known World” by Edward P. Jones. It’s an epic American tale of slavery in the 1800’s. It’s a great read that has lingered with me. I was completely bewildered to read about freed slaves owning slaves. That anyone thought slavery was okay is disconcerting. That the oppressed would become the... Read more »

Review "In The Heights": It's Up There!

Broadway in Chicago presents In The Heights At The Cadillac Theatre, 151 W. Randolph  Conceived by Lin-Manuel Miranda Book by Quiara Alegria Hudes Music and Lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda Music Direction by Alex Lacamoire Choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler Directed by Thomas Kail Buy tickets thru January 3rd Baby, it may be cold outside but it’s... Read more »

Review "Private Lives" at Chicago Shakes: Oh Coward, Brilliant!

Chicago Shakespeare Theatre presents Private Lives Written by Noel Coward Directed by Gary Griffin Thru March 7th Buy Tickets Love -hate, marriage-divorce, sex-fighting, playwright Noel Coward blurs the lines between beginnings-endings in his romantic comedy Private Lives. Chicago Shakespeare Theatre presents Private Lives, a hilarious romp about a couple madly in love for 8 years... Read more »