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  • Theater review: 'Adding Machine: A Musical' at the Odyssey

    It’s difficult to imagine a more chimerical challenge than adapting Elmer Rice’s 1923 expressionist play, “The Adding Machine,” as a chamber musical. Not only does Rice’s tragicomic tale of a working-man-turned-murderer have its fair share of technic
  • CHICAGOAN OF THE YEAR 2008 | THEATER: Cromer pushes into the directorial spotlight

    CHICAGOAN OF THE YEAR 2008 | THEATER: Cromer pushes into the directorial spotlight
    David Cromer does not run one of Chicago's many famous theaters. A blunt perfectionist with an inclination toward the irascible, he's definitely not known for his skill at the schmooze. And, at 44, he's a bit too long in the tooth for such labels as...


    A telling ache underpins the daft invention of "Quixotic" at the Powerhouse Theatre. Kit Steinkellner's tragicomic fable about an insurance drone possessed by Cervantes' deluded knight errant keeps one fancifully trenchant finger on the downsized national...

    'The Adding Machine': It all adds up for the little Evanston theater that could

    It could all have been scripted by Mel Brooks. An ambitious but relentlessly arty and intellectual little theater company from Evanston comes up with the notion of turning Elmer Rice's 1923 thudding expressionistic drama "The Adding Machine" into (wait...

    'Two on an Island' play in the wings

    The Glendale Community College Theatre Arts Department will present the Elmer Rice play, “Two on an Island,” opening at 8 p.m. March 31 in the Auditorium Mainstage Theatre. Melissa R. Randel directs the production, set in the late 1930s and...