A deeply felt, obviously deeply personal work, play can also be deeply powerful, but only in spurts.
Entirely engrossing Steppenwolf Theater production begins a notch quieter than usual and ends quietly as well, in a moment filled with achingly honest vulnerability and tenderness.
A heartland-set ensemble serio-comedy about a group of women in a small Illinois town, "Float" doesn't deliver surprises but generates a good deal of down-home charm.
A successful effort at easing away the sense of manufactured entertainment and replacing it with personal expression
Few theaters would seem a more natural match to create a new adaptation of "Peter Pan" than Chicago's Lookingglass.
Pulitzer finalist "The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity" and a revival of the musical "Ragtime" topped Chicago's Joseph Jefferson Equity Awards on Monday night in Chicago.
This version has potential to become the best of all possible "Candides."
This highly anticipated Goodman Theater production of the Leonard Bernstein musical "Candide," opens an exciting new chapter in the storied but not smooth history of this title. Zimmerman has adapted…