Tag: Adrian Aguilar

"Double Trouble" (Porchlight Music Theatre): Octuple Mayhem

"Double Trouble" (Porchlight Music Theatre):  Octuple Mayhem
Porchlight Music Theatre presents the Chicago premiere of DOUBLE TROUBLE. The Waltons meet the Aguilars in this zany musical about brotherly love.  Brothers Bob Walton and Jim Walton wrote the book, lyrics, and music for this lampoon about two brothers breaking into 1941 Hollywoodland.  The fictional brothers are a lyricist and a composer.  They are... Read more »

"Pal Joey" (Porchlight Music Theatre): McMonagle Bewitches!

"Pal Joey" (Porchlight Music Theatre):  McMonagle Bewitches!
Porchlight Music Theatre presents PAL JOEY.  Porchlight secured the rights to the 1940 original version of this Broadway musical play.  So, Chicago has the opportunity for the first-time ever to hear the full compilation of songs, including the restored number “I’m Talking to My Pal” that was cut before the premiere opening night.  Of course,... Read more »

Off Book Chats up Adrian Aguilar, Chicago Commercial Collective, Writers, Theatre 7, Oracle and More!

Off Book Chats up Adrian Aguilar, Chicago Commercial Collective, Writers, Theatre 7, Oracle and More!
Today, Chicago Theatre Off Book is reviewing exciting offerings from local theatre companies:  “Exit, Pursued by a Bear” at Theatre Seven of Chicago, “The Sandman” at Oracle Theatre, and “The Blonde, the Brunette and the Vengeful Redhead” at Writers Theatre.  And chatting with special guests:  Adrian Aguilar, Chicago Actor and Aurélia K. Fisher, Producer at Chicago Commercial Collective And of course, we have 2 new Got A Minute? segments from local playwrights.... Read more »

tick, tick...BOOM! (Porchlight Theatre): Magnetic Aguilar Nonstop Dream Chaser

30!  It’s a big one.  It’s ten years out from being a teenager.  And there is a certain expectation that by the age of 30, career, marriage, finances should be established or stabilized or at least a focus.  That’s why, when I turned 30, I freaked out and moved from Indiana to Chicago without a... Read more »

Review "The Original Grease": HILARIOUS, Raunchy Romp!

Audio Podcast at ITUNES  Chicago Theatre Reviews for Week of May 6th   Narrated by Joshua Volkers American Theater Company presents THE ORIGINAL GREASEBook, Music and Lyrics by Jim Jacobs and Warren CaseyMusical direction by Roberta DuchakDirected by PJ PaparelliThursdays and Fridays at 8pmSaturdays at 3pm and 8pmSundays at 3pmThru June 26th Buy TicketsRunning Time:  Two hours... Read more »

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 »