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Jim Parsons to Play God in Broadway's 'An Act of God'

By Mark Kennedy | Jan 29
Jim Parson is going from a scientific nerd in "The Big Bang Theory" to a pretty big religious role - the Almighty.

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Telly Leung Goes to 'Extreme'

By Brian Scott Lipton | Jan 30
Over the past dozen years, Telly Leung has proven his expertise and versatility as a musical performer, in such Broadway shows as "Rent" and "Godspell," and on television's "Glee."

Kicking Off the Ballet Season

By Paul Parish | Jan 30
Though standing room was full and the house was filled with excitement, once the curtain went up, the whole event began to resemble the roll-out of a new generation of something you should invest in.

Theatre Review :: Rapture, Blister, Burn

By Colleen Cottet | Jan 30
Goodman Theatre brings the Chicago debut of Gina Gionfriddo's "Rapture, Blister, Burn!" to the Albert Theatre this season.

A Foote in Chicago: 'Dividing the Estate'

By EDGE | Jan 29
"Dividing the Estate," a 2008-09 Tony Award nominee for Best Original Play and Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role (Hallie Foote), can finally be seen in Chicago in Raven Theatre's production, which began preview performances on Tuesday.

Heklina and Crew Reinvent Drag -- Again

By Andre Torrez | Jan 29
"I have always thought the PC police are way out of line." Heklina writes to me via email about the "T" word that was the source of much criticism last year.

Theatre Review :: SPANK! The Fifty Shades Parody

By Christopher Verleger | Jan 29
This jukebox musical pokes fun at the popular erotic romance novel about a submissive young woman and her dominant admirer.

Jim Parsons to Play God in Broadway's 'An Act of God'

By Mark Kennedy | Jan 29
Jim Parson is going from a scientific nerd in "The Big Bang Theory" to a pretty big religious role - the Almighty.

Theatre Review :: Princess Mary Demands Your Attention

By Beth Dugan | Jan 28
The new play by Bailiwick Chicago's resident playwright Aaron Holland, "Princess Mary Demands Your Attention" is a wonderful riotous celebration of the human ability to be both your own worse enemy and the solution to all of your problems.

Theatre Review :: The Meeting

By Steve Weinstein | Jan 28
Justin Sayre's monthly meeting of the International Order of Sodomites celebrated Ethel Merman with a bevy of cabaret stars. It doesn't get any gayer than this!

Theatre Review :: Sons of the Prophet

By Rodney Rodriguez | Jan 28
Cygnet Theatre stages the Pulitzer Prize finalist "Sons of the Prophet."

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