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The Scottish play, abridged

Director Dusty Brown, who makes their Chicago directing debut with Three Crows Theatre’s storefront staging of Shakespeare’s Macbeth, has trimmed the tragedy down to a fast-paced, intermissionless 105 minutes of blood-drenched storytelling. (“Macbeth has sword/dagger violence, onstage murder, and discussions of murder. Recommended for children 12+ due to all the murder happening onstage,” reads a […]

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New shows, new reviews

Think the performing arts pickings get slim during the summer? It’s not necessarily so. In addition to Justin Hayford’s in-depth look at offerings from National Pastime Theater’s Naked July festival and Laura Molzahn’s Critic’s Choice on the latest from Luna Negra Dance Theater, we’ve got capsule reviews on 13 new shows. Albert Williams writes about […]