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Epic audience experience: Drury Lane Theatre celebrating 30th anniversary with stage run of 'Les Mis'

Epic audience experience: Drury Lane Theatre celebrating 30th anniversary with stage run of 'Les Mis'

During the 19 years actor Ivan Rutherford toured and starred in productions of the legendary musical "Les Miserables," having logged more than 2,000 performances as the lead Jean Valjean, he never played any of the famed stages and marquees of Chicago.

April 10, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Genesius Guild to present classic musical 'Carousel'

Genesius Guild to present classic musical 'Carousel'

HAMMOND | “Carousel,” a musical that explores life and death through the powerful music and lyrics of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, will be staged by the Genesius Guild of First United Methodist Church Hammond, on weekends today through April 13

April 04, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Actor Jake Klinkhammer ready for next life in 'Cats' run

Actor Jake Klinkhammer ready for next life in 'Cats' run

It was in 2010 when Chicago actor Jake Klinkhammer last sported ears, a tail and lots of fur cast in the musical stage story of Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Cats."

March 31, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Andrew Lloyd Webber's Musical "Cats" Logo

Andrew Lloyd Webber's Musical "Cats" Logo

A new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical "Cats," directed and choreographed by Marc Robin, is playing a long run until May 25 at Marriott Theatre in Lincolnshire, Ill.

March 31, 2014 12:00 am
Ryan Williams as Pharaoh (left) and Ace Young as Joseph Star in the New National Broadway Tour of "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat"

Ryan Williams as Pharaoh (left) and Ace Young as Joseph Star in the New National Broadway Tour of "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat"

Ryan Williams as Pharaoh (left) and Ace Young as Joseph star in the musical number "Stone the Crows" in the new national Broadway tour of "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" that opened in Chicago Tuesday, March 18 for a two-week run.

March 22, 2014 12:00 am
Crown Point students bring "Bye Bye Birdie" to the stage

Crown Point students bring "Bye Bye Birdie" to the stage

CROWN POINT | Grab your bobby socks and your leather jackets as the Crown Point High School Theatre Department presents the classic Broadway musical "Bye Bye Birdie," opening Friday.

March 12, 2014 12:00 am
Actress Danni Smith and Actor Peter Oyloe Star in Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre's New Chicago Run of Sondheim's "Passion"

Actress Danni Smith and Actor Peter Oyloe Star in Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre's New Chicago Run of Sondheim's "Passion"

Actress Danni Smith and actor Peter Oyloe star in Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre's new Chicago Run of Sondheim's "Passion" playing until April 27, 2014.

March 12, 2014 12:00 am
Bianca Marroquin Stars at Roxie Hart in the National Broadway Tour of "Chicago"

Bianca Marroquin Stars at Roxie Hart in the National Broadway Tour of "Chicago"

Bianca Marroquin stars as Roxie Hart, framed by dancers Ryan Worsing (left) and Michael Cusumano, in the national Broadway tour of "Chicago" playing Bank of America Theatre in Chicago until Sunday, March 2.

February 27, 2014 12:00 am
New season opens this weekend at the Towle Theater

New season opens this weekend at the Towle Theater

HAMMOND | The Towle Theater opens its 11th season with the Northwest Indiana premiere of Christopher Durang and Peter Melnick’s "Adrift in Macao." The musical is under the direction of Managing Director Jeff Casey, with musical direction by Elizabeth Tuazon.

February 27, 2014 12:00 am
Actor John O'Hurley in "Chicago" National Broadway Tour

Actor John O'Hurley in "Chicago" National Broadway Tour

Actor John O'Hurley is reprising his role of slick lawyer Billy Flynn for a new national tour of the musical "Chicago" opening Tuesday and playing until  March 2.

February 24, 2014 12:00 am
Man in Black Back: Johnny Cash 'Ring of Fire' opens tonight at Theatre at the Center

Man in Black Back: Johnny Cash 'Ring of Fire' opens tonight at Theatre at the Center

Actor and singer Michael Goodman says playing the role of Johnny Cash, "Young Johnny," to be specific, is an intimidating challenge while trying to capture not only the legendary vocal sound, but also a larger-than-life personality.

February 20, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Cory Goodrich and Michael Goodman Stage Performance Starring as June Carter and Johnny Cash in "Ring of Fire" at Theatre at Center

Cory Goodrich and Michael Goodman Stage Performance Starring as June Carter and Johnny Cash in "Ring of Fire" at Theatre at Center

Cory Goodrich and Michael Goodman are in the spotlight with their stage performances starring as June Carter and Johnny Cash in "Ring of Fire" at Theatre at Center in Munster starting Feb. 20 and playing until March 30.

February 20, 2014 12:00 am
Kankakee Valley cast to stage 'Disney's Mulan Jr.'

Kankakee Valley cast to stage 'Disney's Mulan Jr.'

WHEATFIELD | "The show must go on," so this winter's harsh weather hasn't stopped Kankakee Valley high and middle school students from polishing the Spring production of "Disney's Mulan Jr.," even though there's no sight of Spring yet.

February 19, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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OFFBEAT: First Folio Theatre's 'Rough Crossing' not so funny

OFFBEAT: First Folio Theatre's 'Rough Crossing' not so funny

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

February 18, 2014 12:00 am
Cast of "Rough Crossing" at First Folio Theatre

Cast of "Rough Crossing" at First Folio Theatre

The nautical musical comedy farce "Rough Crossing" continues at First Folio Theatre until March 3.

February 18, 2014 12:00 am
OFFBEAT: Chicago Shakespeare Theater's 'Gypsy' needs a little more mothering

OFFBEAT: Chicago Shakespeare Theater's 'Gypsy' needs a little more mothering

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

February 17, 2014 12:00 am
In 'Chicago': Valparaiso face and toe talent Drew Nellessen back this month for Broadway national tour

In 'Chicago': Valparaiso face and toe talent Drew Nellessen back this month for Broadway national tour

There is something extra special about the Broadway musical "Chicago" for actor, singer and dancer Drew Nellessen.

February 13, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Drew Nellessen in "A Chorus Line" in 2010

Drew Nellessen in "A Chorus Line" in 2010

Actor-dancer Drew Nellessen starred as Bobby, as seen in this scene in "A Chorus Line" at Marriott Lincolnshire Theatre in Lincolnshire, Ill. through Oct. 31, 2010.

February 13, 2014 12:00 am
Nuns return to LCTG stage

Nuns return to LCTG stage

CEDAR LAKE | L’ arc en Ciel Community Theatre Group, headed by directors Angie and Paul Lowe, has begun its 10th season with a third visit by the Little Sisters of Hoboken in a show that centers around Sister Amnesia's Country Western Nunsense Jamboree.

January 30, 2014 12:00 am
Crown Point Community Theatre presents “Godspell”

Crown Point Community Theatre presents “Godspell”

CROWN POINT | The stories of John the Baptist, Jesus and Judas will be told musically when Crown Point Community Theatre performs the musical “Godspell” this weekend through Feb. 15.

January 29, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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