| Aug 20, 2011
| 8:30 PM
It's probably clear from the title — "The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) — that if you like musicals, you'll like this show. If you prefer to make fun of musical-theater conventions — the divas, the plot repetition, the corniness — this nifty collection of song parodies has plenty for you, as well.
| Aug 29, 2011
| 12:46 PM
“Promises, Promises,” the 1968 musical with a book by Neil Simon and a score by Burt Bacharach and Hal David, will be part of the 2012 season at the Drury Lane Theatre in Oakbrook Terrace, a spokesman for the theater said Monday.
| Aug 30, 2011
| 11:58 AM
The Phantom may be unlucky in love, but the masked man knows a thing or two about special effects.
Even by over-the-top Strip standards, “Phantom — The Las Vegas Spectacular” has a definite wow factor going on.
The $35-million Vegas...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 1:41 PM
Chicago is to have a big new entertainment venue this summer — a 70-foot-tall, 22,000-square-foot tent that will seat as many as 2,500 patrons who will be served up a variety of populist live shows, including tributes to Elton John, Michael...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 8:16 PM
"He would watch you without winking/And he saw what you were thinking/And it's certain that he didn't approve/Of hilarity and riot/So that folk were very quiet/When Skimble was about and on the move."
— "Skimbleshanks: The Railway Cat"