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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 64 shows now playing, and a total of 450 different reviews!!!  
Chicago Theater Reviews 110 in the Shade (9 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
BoHo Theatre at Theater Wit

Algorithm Nation or, The Static Quo (5 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Second City

Arcadia (6 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Promethean Theatre Ensemble at The Greenhouse Theater Center

Avenue Q (13 Reviews)
Mercury Theater

Bite Size Broadway (1 Review)
Annoyance Theatre

Blue Man Group (15 Reviews)
Briar Street Theatre

The Book Of Merman (4 Reviews)
Flying Elephant Productions at Stage 773

Bros Do Prose: Peter Pan (2 Reviews)
Mercury Theater

The Buttcracker, A Nutcracker Burlesque (1 Review)
Reggie's Music Joint

Bye Bye Liver (2 Reviews)
Stage 773

Cendrillon (Cinderella) (8 Reviews)
Lyric Opera

A Christmas Carol (9 Reviews)
Goodman Theatre

Cirque Dreams Holidaze (3 Reviews)
Chicago Theatre

The Dark at the Top of the Stairs (5 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Eclipse Theatre Company at Athenaeum Theatre

Disney's Beauty and the Beast (9 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Drury Lane- Oakbrook

EL Stories: Holiday Train (4 Reviews)
The Greenhouse Theater Center

Familiar (16 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Steppenwolf Theatre

The Full Monty (8 Reviews)
Theo Ubique

Gaslight District (9 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Second City

Gypsy (16 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Porchlight Music Theatre at Ruth Page Center For Arts

Hamilton (19 Reviews)
CIBC Theatre

HeLa (8 Reviews)
Sideshow Theatre Company at The Greenhouse Theater Center

Hellcab (2 Reviews)
The Agency Theater Collective at Raven Theatre

Hershel And The Hanukkah Goblins (4 Reviews)
Strawdog Theatre

Holiday Inn (11 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Marriott Theatre In Lincolnshire

The Holiday Radio Show: 1943 (1 Review)
Berger Park Coach House

It's A Wonderful Life: Live in Chicago! (7 Reviews)
American Blues Theater at Stage 773

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (5 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Citadel Theatre Company

A Klingon Christmas Carol (1 Review)
Edge Theatre

La boheme (8 Reviews)
Lyric Opera

Late Nite Catechism (4 Reviews)
Royal George Theatre

The Magic Parlour (8 Reviews)
The House Theatre of Chicago at The Palmer House Hilton Hotel

Malaga (Or The Inner Ear) (3 Reviews)
Theatre Y at The Ready

Mansfield Park (9 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Northlight Theatre

Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament (4 Reviews)
Medieval Times Schaumburg Castle

Miracle On 34th Street: The Musical (3 Reviews)
Theatre At The Center

The Nutcracker (3 Reviews)
The House Theatre of Chicago at Chopin Theatre

The Nutcracker (5 Reviews)
The Joffrey Ballet at Auditorium Theatre

Pippin (11 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Mercury Theater

Plainclothes (9 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Broken Nose Theatre at The Den Theatre

The Play That Goes Wrong (12 Reviews)
Ford Oriental Theatre

A Q Brothers' Christmas Carol (8 Reviews)
Chicago Shakespeare Theater

Radio Culture (5 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
TUTA Theater Chicago at TUTA Theatre

The Revolutionists (6 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Strawdog Theatre

Rightlynd (10 Reviews)
Victory Gardens Theater - Biograph

The Safe House (6 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
City Lit Theater

The Santaland Diaries (7 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Goodman Theatre

A Shayna Maidel (17 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
TimeLine Theatre Company

Shrek The Musical (5 Reviews)
Marriott Theatre In Lincolnshire

The Snow Queen (1 Review)
Filament Theatre

SnowGirls - The Musical (3 Reviews)
Hell in a Handbag Productions at Mary's Attic

The Steadfast Tin Soldier: A Christmas Pantomime (15 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Lookingglass Theatre

Stomp (8 Reviews)
Broadway Playhouse

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

Twas The Night Before Christmas (5 Reviews)
Emerald City Theatre at Broadway Playhouse

Twelfth Night, Or What You Will (3 Reviews)
Midsommer Flight at Lincoln Park Conservatory

Twelfth Night, Or What You Will (11 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Writers Theatre

WaistWatchers The Musical (8 Reviews)
Royal George Theatre

The Winter Wolf (1 Review)
Otherworld Theatre

Witch (17 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Writers Theatre

The Wizard of Oz (7 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Paramount Theatre

The Woman in Black (9 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Royal George Theatre

Women of Soul (With a Tribute to the Queen) (9 Reviews) Jeff Recommended*
Black Ensemble Theater

Yippee Ki-Yay, Merry Christmas: A Die Hard Musical Parody (4 Reviews)
The Den Theatre

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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