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Second to None: Chicago's Theater Scene Reaches New Heights

By Matthew Wexler | Sep 29
Pack your bags and head to the Windy City for a smorgasbord of theatrical invention that unassumingly rivals its East Coast counterpart.


Theatre Reviews

The rotating cast of 'Scenes From a Marraige'

Scenes From a Marriage

By Wickham Boyle | Sep 30
Ivo Van Hove stages a roundabout play with three couples playing the original Johan and Marianne, who are working through the vagaries and viciousness of their marriage.

John David Wallis and Hector S. Quintana

Young Frankenstein

By Michelle Sandoval | Sep 30
The DOMA Theatre Company resurrect the Mel Brooks Broadway musical full of great dance moves, catchy musical numbers and enough sexual innuendos to make anyone blush.

James Russell, Billy Carter & Peter Maloney

Port Authority

By Cassandra Csencsitz | Sep 30
In a turn-of-millennium Dublin, Conor McPherson divides the world into two kinds of shared souls: those who go with the flow and those who fight, now in revival by the Irish Repertory Theatre.


Theatre Features

Kristin Chenoweth Hits Lincoln Center with NYC Debut of Lippa's 'I Am Harvey Milk'

By Brian Scott Lipton | Sep 29
Kristin Chenoweth trades Broadway for Lincoln Center this weekend, when she appears in the NYC debut of Andrew Lippa's oratorio "I Am Harvey Milk" at Avery Fisher Hall.

Chicago Water Tower at night.

Second to None: Chicago's Art and Culture Scene

By Matthew Wexler | Sep 26
Saddled with the erroneous moniker "The Second City," Chicago's art and theater scenes guarantee that a stay in Chi-Town will be a first-class experience

Jai Rodriguez

Jai Rodriguez Gets Dirty

By Joshua Klipp | Sep 26
On Friday September 26 and Saturday September 27, "Queer Eye for the Straight Guy"'s Jai Rodriguez brings his one-man show, "Dirty Little Secrets," to the Society Cabaret at the Hotel Rex in Union Square.