We watch Scrooge go through his familiar redemptive and restorative ritual with renewed interest.
When it comes to showing heart, especially in the power ballads and anthems, this show is stirring.
“The shows are so competitive and physical that they’re as close to sports as you can get with improv.”
“Love Actually?” shoots at the king of rom-com Christmas films and kills it.
“Her Honor Jane Byrne,” is a powerful new play written and directed by J. Nicole Brooks, which recently reopened on the Lookingglass stage.
The longtime Chicago favorite is heading back into town to perform Thanksgiving weekend at Zanies, the club that gave him his first big breaks.
The audience is the fly on the wall of a dingy Oklahoma hotel room where Agnes White is taking refuge from her recently released, abusive ex-husband Jerry.
This is likely to be the most fun you’ll have in a Chicago theater this season.
List’s influences and favorites include a who’s who of 1980s comedy legends.
With the programming of the first Spanish-language opera to appear on the main stage, the company continues its climb toward greater inclusivity, the first with a Spanish libretto to be commissioned by an opera company in this country.