Arts & Entertainment

Continuing the celebration of its 35th anniversary season, Edgewater’s Raven Theatre (6157 N. Clark St.) is hosting the premiere of playwright Melissa Ross’ “Nice Girl” Jan. 24. Directed by Lauren Shouse, this contemplative drama laced …

Arts & Entertainment

Sweeping movements and flourishing melodies graced the stage of the Lyric Opera House Oct. 6 as members of Chicago’s Lyric Opera and the Joffrey Ballet collaborated in the highly anticipated modern-day dramatization of Christoph Willibald …

Theater

In my studies as a theater student, I come across many good plays — plays that make me think, make me laugh or make me feel. But it’s rare that I come across a play …

Theater

Toward the end of Goodman Theatre’s production Disgraced, I accidentally shouted “Oh no!” out loud. My date for the afternoon (my mother) shot a worried glance my way because, even though the surprising action onstage …

Theater

Have you ever felt as if your heart has been ripped out and trampled on? Have you ever felt as if you’re not good enough, or that you’ll end up with a life you never …

Arts & Entertainment

The White Snake, an adaptation from a classic Chinese fable, tells the story of two snakes venturing to the human world. This magical play has arrived to the Albert Stage at Goodman Theatre (170 N. …