CRITIC’S CHOICE: Superb ‘Les Miz’ scales the heights

OAKBROOK TERRACE – You may have seen the redoubtable “Les Miserables,” a runaway hit on Broadway, where it ran from March 1987-May 2003, or in one or more of its national touring company visits to the Chicago area. But you really must take in Drury Lane Theatre’s stellar production of this sung-through musical.

CRITIC’S CHOICE: ‘Cats’ purrs anew on Marriott stage

LINCOLNSHIRE – “Cats,” which first made its appearance on the Marriott Theatre stage in 2003, has returned for another go-around with Marc R ...

CRITIC’S CHOICE: Sondheim shines in updated ‘Road Show’

CHICAGO – At last, a version of Stephen Sondheim’s musical “Bounce” that audiences can fully embrace. The show, slimmed down and judiciously ...

Exotic tastes await diners at Royal Thai

GURNEE – Conveniently located in a strip mall directly across from Six Flags Great America in Gurnee is a restaurant that merits being known ...

Tom's CookBook library: Best foot forward for farm-fresh eggs

Cookbook writer Terry Golson, who lives with her flock of chickens just outside of Boston, devotes the first 47 pages of her latest book, “T ...


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