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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 16 shows now playing, and a total of 82 different reviews!!!

Anyone Can Whistle
Anyone Can Whistle

Around The Town Chicago- Recommended

(1 Review)
MadKap Productions at Skokie Theatre
Blue Man Group
Blue Man Group

Chicago Tribune- Highly Recommended

Chicago Sun Times- Recommended

Chicago Reader- Highly Recommended

Windy City Times- Highly Recommended

Centerstage- Highly Recommended

Chicago Stage Review- Highly Recommended

Stage and Cinema- Highly Recommended

ChicagoCritic- Highly Recommended

Chicago Stage Standard- Highly Recommended

Around The Town Chicago- Recommended

Chicagoland Theater Reviews- Recommended

The Fourth Walsh- Highly Recommended

Chicago Theater Beat- Highly Recommended

Chicago On Stage- Highly Recommended

Picture This Post- Highly Recommended

(15 Reviews)
Briar Street Theatre
Brighton Beach Memoirs
Brighton Beach Memoirs

Around The Town Chicago- Highly Recommended

Chicago Theatre Review- Recommended

(2 Reviews)
Citadel Theatre Company
The Clinic
The Clinic

Around The Town Chicago- Recommended

(1 Review)
Congo Square Theatre at Online Stream
The Golden Girls: The Lost Episodes, Vol 5
The Golden Girls: The Lost Episodes, Vol 5

Chicago Theatre Review- Recommended

(1 Review)
Hell In A Handbag Productions at Leather Archives and Museum
Happy To Be Here
Happy To Be Here

Chicago Tribune- Recommended

(1 Review)
Second City
The Infinite Wrench
The Infinite Wrench

The Hawk Chicago- Highly Recommended

Chicago On Stage- Highly Recommended

Picture This Post- Highly Recommended

(3 Reviews)
Neo-Futurists at Neo-Futurists
Kinky Boots
Kinky Boots

Chicago Tribune- Highly Recommended

Chicago Sun Times- Highly Recommended

Daily Herald- Recommended

Chicago Reader- Highly Recommended

Stage and Cinema- Highly Recommended

Splash Magazine- Highly Recommended

Let's Play at ChicagoNow- Highly Recommended

Around The Town Chicago- Highly Recommended

NewCity Chicago- Highly Recommended

Chicago Theatre Review- Highly Recommended

Chicagoland Musical Theatre- Highly Recommended

Chicago Theater and Arts- Highly Recommended

PicksInSix- Highly Recommended

(13 Reviews)
Jeff Recommended* Paramount Theatre
Late Nite Catechism
Late Nite Catechism

Chicago Reader- Highly Recommended

Windy City Times- Highly Recommended

Around The Town Chicago- Recommended

NewCity Chicago- Highly Recommended

Picture This Post- Recommended

(5 Reviews)
The Greenhouse Theater Center
Macbeth
Macbeth

Chicago Tribune- Recommended

Chicago Sun Times- Highly Recommended

Stage and Cinema- Recommended

Splash Magazine- Highly Recommended

Chicagoland Musical Theatre- Highly Recommended

Third Coast Review- Highly Recommended

Picture This Post- Recommended

(7 Reviews)
Lyric Opera
The Magic Parlour
The Magic Parlour

Chicago Reader- Highly Recommended

Windy City Times- Highly Recommended

Stage and Cinema- Highly Recommended

Around The Town Chicago- Highly Recommended

NewCity Chicago- Recommended

Chicago Theater Beat- Highly Recommended

The Hawk Chicago- Highly Recommended

Picture This Post- Highly Recommended

(8 Reviews)
The Palmer House Hilton Hotel
Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament
Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament

Chicago Tribune- Highly Recommended

Chicago Sun Times- Highly Recommended

Chicago Stage Review- Recommended

Chicagoland Theater Reviews- Recommended

(4 Reviews)
Medieval Times Schaumburg Castle
Mr. Burns, a post electric play
Mr. Burns, a post electric play

Chicago Tribune- Recommended

Chicago Sun Times- Highly Recommended

Daily Herald- Highly Recommended

Chicago Reader- Highly Recommended

Around The Town Chicago- Highly Recommended

Chicago Theatre Review- Recommended

Buzznews.net- Highly Recommended

Chicagoland Musical Theatre- Highly Recommended

Chicago On Stage- Highly Recommended

Rescripted- Highly Recommended

(10 Reviews)
Theater Wit
Teatro ZinZanni
Teatro ZinZanni

Chicago Tribune- Recommended

Chicago Sun Times- Recommended

Chicago Reader- Highly Recommended

Around The Town Chicago- Highly Recommended

Chicago Theatre Review- Highly Recommended

Third Coast Review- Highly Recommended

PicksInSix- Highly Recommended

(7 Reviews)
Cambria Hotel Chicago Loop
Thirteen Days
Thirteen Days

Around The Town Chicago- Recommended

Chicago Theater and Arts- Highly Recommended

Picture This Post- Highly Recommended

(3 Reviews)
City Lit Theater
Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992
Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992

Chicago Reader- Highly Recommended

(1 Review)
Fleetwood - Jourdain Theatre at Noyes Cultural Art Center

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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 JeffAwards.org

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