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  Critics' Theatre Review Round-Up Of Shows Currently Playing
Theatre In Chicago lists the reviews from 23 different Chicago area publications. We currently have reviews listed for 68 shows now playing, and a total of 346 different reviews!!!  
Chicago Theater Reviews 100 Hauntings (1 Review)
Free Street

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (1 Review)
pH Comedy Theater

Apartment 3A (9 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Windy City Playhouse

Are You Still Afraid of the Dark? (1 Review)
Under The Gun Theater

bare (7 Reviews)
Refuge Theatre Project at Epsworth United Methodist Church

Bernie Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street...'s Brother (1 Review)
Stage 773

Bible Bingo (4 Reviews)
Royal George Theatre

The Birds (1 Review)
Citadel Theatre Company

Bleacher Bums (2 Reviews)
Pride Arts Center - The Broadway

Blue Man Group (9 Reviews)
Briar Street Theatre

Bobbie Clearly (5 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Steep Theatre

The Bottle Tree (6 Reviews)
Stage Left Theatre at Theater Wit

Bye Bye Liver (2 Reviews)
The Public House Theatre

Cupid Has a Heart On (1 Review)
Stage 773

The Dancing Plague (1 Review)
RBP Rorschack

Dark Sisters (2 Reviews)
Third Eye Theatre Ensemble at Prop Theatre

Dr. Seward's Dracula (4 Reviews)
First Folio Theatre

Dying City (2 Reviews)
The Comrades at Heartland Studio Theatre

The Epic of Gilgamesh, As Told By Mr. George Smith, Associate Curator For The British Museum (deceased) (2 Reviews)
The Plagiarists at Berger Park Coach House

Fantasy Island For Dummies (2 Reviews)
Trap Door Theatre

Fly by Night (9 Reviews)
Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre at No Exit Cafe

Fool Me Twice, Deja Vu (8 Reviews)
Second City

Grounded (2 Reviews)
Pride Arts Center - The Buena

Hamilton (15 Reviews)
The PrivateBank Theatre

Hand to God (11 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Victory Gardens Theater - Biograph

The Happiest Place On Earth (9 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Sideshow Theatre Company at The Greenhouse Theater Center

How We Got On (6 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Haven Theatre Company at The Den Theatre

I Am Who I Am (The Story of Teddy Pendergrass) (4 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Black Ensemble Theater

In The Heights (10 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Porchlight Music Theatre at Stage 773

Just Numbers (1 Review)
Stage 773

The Last Wife (10 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
TimeLine Theatre Company

Late Nite Catechism (3 Reviews)
Royal George Theatre

Leavings (2 Reviews)
Polarity Ensemble Theatre at The Greenhouse Theater Center

Lecherous Honey (1 Review)
Cock And Bull Theatre at Berger Park Coach House

A Life Extra Ordinary (7 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
The Gift Theatre

Life Sucks (13 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Lookingglass Theatre

Lucia di Lammermoor (8 Reviews)
Lyric Opera

Macbeth (3 Reviews)
Theatre Y at Chopin Theatre

The Magic Parlour (6 Reviews)
The House Theatre of Chicago at The Palmer House Hilton Hotel

Mamma Mia! (8 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Paramount Theatre

Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament (3 Reviews)
Medieval Times Schaumburg Castle

The Medium (1 Review)
Royal George Theatre

Merge (4 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
The New Colony at The Den Theatre

Miss Holmes (8 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Lifeline Theatre

Multitudes (3 Reviews)
Rasaka Theatre Company and Vitalist Theatre Company at Victory Gardens Theater - Biograph

Naperville (11 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Theater Wit

The People's Choice (1 Review)
Genesis Theatrical Productions at Redtwist Theatre

The People's History of the United States (2 Reviews)
Quest Ensemble Theatre at The Blue Theater

Pirandello's Henry IV (11 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Remy Bumppo Theatre at The Greenhouse Theater Center

Psmith, Journalist (5 Reviews)
City Lit Theater

A Red Line Runs Through It (10 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Second City

Red Velvet (11 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Raven Theatre

Resolution (3 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Pride Films And Plays at Rivendell Theatre

The Room (10 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
A Red Orchid Theatre

Saturn Returns (4 Reviews)

Skooby Don't (4 Reviews)
Hell in a Handbag Productions at Mary's Attic

Still (2 Reviews)
Interrobang Theatre Project at Athenaeum Theatre

Thicker Than Water (2 Reviews)
Genesis Theatrical Productions at Athenaeum Theatre

Thrones! The Musical Parody (3 Reviews)
Apollo Theater

Thumbelina (1 Review)
Lifeline Theatre

Tommy Gun's Garage (3 Reviews)
Tommy Gun's Garage

Tony 'n Tina's Wedding (7 Reviews)
Chicago Theatre Works

Visiting Edna (14 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Steppenwolf Theatre

We Gotta Bingo (9 Reviews)
Chicago Theatre Works

Wicked City (8 Reviews)
Chicago Theatre Workshop at Edge Theatre

You On The Moors Now (4 Reviews)
The Hypocrites at The Den Theatre

Young Frankenstein (1 Review)
Metropolis Performing Arts Centre

Zombie Broads (2 Reviews)
Factory Theater

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*The designation of "Jeff Recommended" is given to a production when at least ONE ELEMENT of the show was deemed outstanding by the opening night judges of The Joseph Jefferson Awards Committee. The entire production is then eligible for nomination for awards at the end of the season. To find out more information visit