Tag: Jim Corti

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 "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 »

Review "Lost Boys of Sudan:" Powerful Story IN Africa

Victory Gardens presents LOST BOYS OF SUDAN At Biograph Theatre 2433 N. Lincoln Avenue Written by Lonnie Carter Directed by Jim Corti Thru April 25th Buy Tickets Running Time:  Two hours and twenty minutes includes a fifteen minute intermission.   Twelve years old in the United States can’t independently see ‘PG-13’ rated movies.  In Sudan,... Read more »

Review "Oh Coward" at Writer's Theatre: 'Mad About The Boy'!

Writers’ Theatre OH COWARD! A Musical Comedy Revue Words and music by Noel Coward Devised by Roderick Cook Musical direction by Doug Peck Directed by Jim Corti Thru May 16th (ticket info) “I am not a heavy drinker. I can sometimes go hours without touching a drop.” Writers’ Theatre presents OH COWARD!, a musical revue... Read more »