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National Tour
Reviews

Darker OKLAHOMA! Goes Out On Tour — Review

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Emily McClanathan

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January 14, 2022

We sent one of our critics to review the new national tour of Oklahoma! while it visited Chicago to see how the Tony-winning Broadway revival fares on the road.

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Chicago
Reviews

PARADISE SQUARE In Chicago Has The Heart But Needs The Work — Review

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Emily McClanathan

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November 18, 2021

Paradise Square represents many firsts in the theater industry’s recovery from the pandemic shutdown. It’s the first production to reopen the Nederlander Theatre — a pillar of the Loop theater district — and the first pre-Broadway run of a major new work in Chicago. When it transfers to New York City’s Barrymore Theatre, where it’s slated to begin previews in February of next year, it will be among one of the first new musicals to open on Broadway. A review of the new pre-broadway tryout.

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