Posts tagged "Rod Thomas"

"A Midsummer's Night Dream"(Chicago Shakes): Pucking Hilarious!

#35. And, most dear actors, eat no onions nor garlic, for we are to utter sweet breath; and I do not doubt but to hear them say, it is a sweet comedy. No more words: away! go, away!    – Nick Bottom Chicago Shakespeare Theater presents A Midsummer’s Night Dream.  Three worlds collide over love.  In the actor world, Peter Quince gathers the local... Read more »

Review "She Loves Me": Love Letter Delivers 1st Class Singing!

Writers’ Theatre presents     She Loves Me    Book by Joe Masteroff Music by Jerry Bock, Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick Directed by Michael Halberstam at Writers’ Theatre, 325 Tudor Court, Glencoe (map) through November 21st  |  tickets: $65-$70   |  more info Reviewed by Katy Walsh Dear Friend, ‘When a day brings petty aggravations and my... Read more »

Review "Sugar": Sugar without Spice but still Nice!

Drury Lane Oakbrook presents    Sugar     Book by Peter Stone Music: Jule Styne, Lyrics: Bob Merrill Based on movie “Some Like It Hot” Directed by Jim Corti at 100 Drury Lane, Oakbrook (map) through August 1st  |  tickets: $26-$40  |  more info Reviewed by Katy Walsh It’s a play about the filming of a... Read more »