Tag Archives: Broadway in Chicago

The Hit Afrobeat Musical ‘Fela!’ Gets You On Your Feet

Fela!, which started as an Off-Broadway show in 2008 and has grown into an international sensation (and is now playing at Chicago’s Oriental Theatre through April 15), follows the life of Afrobeat Nigerian legend and activist, Fela Kuti. The high-energy … Continue reading

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Get Your ‘Mormon’ Tickets Now and ‘Bring it On!’

“When do Book of Mormon tickets go on sale??” “Can I be your plus one when you see The Book of Mormon??” These are the two questions I get more than any other as a Chicago theater addict. Yes, perhaps … Continue reading

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More time to Get ‘Pinkalicious’!

I’ll admit it: I’m not a children’s theater person, but I’ve heard a lot of great things about Pinkalicious, Emerald City Theatre’s hit production of this fun-loving musical based on the popular book by Elizabeth and Victoria Kann. The show … Continue reading

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‘Come Fly Away’ Brings Swank, Sass and Sinatra to Chicago’s Bank of America Theatre

Things are just getting heated up at the Bank of America Theatre where Come Fly Away is playing through January 22. Sinatra. We know that voice. It’s sexy, confident and masculine. After hours bars, cigars and tumblers of scotch. Romance, … Continue reading

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Donny and Marie Take Chicago by (Snow) Storm!

Donny and Marie Osmond know exactly what their fans want and how to deliver it to them. In their high-spirited, glitzy (and loud!) 2.5 hour show, Donnie & Marie: Christmas in Chicago, they dance, sing, good-naturedly bicker with each other, … Continue reading

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A Little ‘Memphis’ Soon Lands in Chicago

Felicia Boswell (center) leads the cast of the national tour of “Memphis.” Starting November 22, Chicago will get a little taste of Memphis, when the national tour of the Tony-winning hit Broadway production stops in for a few weeks. Through … Continue reading

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Three Must-See Chicago Theater Shows

Heading into Chicago in the news few weeks? Make sure you catch any or all of these must-see shows before they fly on out of here.

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