Welcome to the Show!

*Below is a list of shows currently playing in the Chicagoland area, along with a star rating. The ratings run from zero stars (the lowest) to 4 stars (the highest).

*A (G) next to the title indicates the show is appropriate for families. The full review is linked to the show title.

Click on the show and read Dan’s review.

Current Productions




American Girl  (G)

Chicago Shakespeare Theater (Yard)

Open run (Water Tower Place)

Audience, The

Black Rennaissance


December 3 (TimeLineTheatreCo.)

November 19 (BET)

Blue Man Group (G) Open Run (Briar Street Theatre)
Choir Boy


Dreams Freaks Fall From Space


November 12 (Raven Theater)

November 5 (Mercury Theater)

Open Run (Second City Mainstage)


Fantastic Super Great Nation Numero Uno


Open Run ( Second City e.t.c.)


5 Guys Named Moe


October 15 (Court Theatre)
Flanagan’s Wake Open Run (Chicago Theater Works)
42nd Street

Hard Times




January 7 (Drury lane Theatre)

January 14 (Lookingglass Theater)


Legend of Georgia McBride, The October 22 (Northlight Theater)

Rembrandt, The



December 31 (Marriott Theater)

November 5 (Steppenwolf Upstairs Theatre)

October 30 (Lyric Opera)

School of Rock

Skin of Our Teeth, The


November 19 (Cadillac Palace)

November 2 (Remy Bummpo Theatre)

Taming of the Shrew November 12 (Chicago Shakespeare Theater Courtyard)
Tony & Tina Wedding Open Run (Chicago Theater Works
Quixote: On the Conquest of Self

View From The Bridge, A

December 17 (Writers Theatre Gillian)

Oct. 22 (Goodman Theater (Albert)

Winner of Our Discontent, The

Yasimina’s Necklace


Open Run (At Second City -Main Stage)

November 19 (Goodman Theater Owen)


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