Venue Details

Drury Lane Theatre
100 Drury Lane Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
630-530-8300
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4.1 / 5 Rated by 58 members
Review from Sherlock
Red Velvet 62 events 33 reviews

Very enjoyable and light hearted theatrical fun - think The Drowsey Chaperone meets City of Angels. Terrific cast and a great overall production. Would definitely recommend it - especially to musical theatre buffs.

reviewed Apr 19 2009 report as inappropriate
Review from Jackie Perez
Red Velvet 63 events 4 reviews

Fun, enjoyable production! Cast consists of many talented local professional actors you may have seen in other Goldstar offerings (male lead was Willy Wonka in Chicago Shakespeare's "Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory"). My only 'complaint' is...continued

reviewed Mar 21 2009 report as inappropriate
Review from Barb
105 events 101 reviews

This musical is BORING! The songs are not memorable and the characters, with the exception of John Reeger as the director, are not compelling or likeable. The plot line was mildly intteresting but the song & dance numbers were interminable. By the...continued

reviewed May 08 2009 report as inappropriate
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Description

A “play within a play”, _Curtains _takes place at Boston’s Colonial Theatre in 1959. It’s the opening night of “Robin’ Hood of the Old West” and this new musical could be a smash hit, if it weren’t for the show’s incredibly untalented leading lady. When she is murdered during the curtain call, Lieutenant Frank Cioffi is summoned to conduct an investigation. The lure of the theater soon becomes irresistible to the stage-struck detective and he finds himself just as dedicated to making the show a hit, as to solving the murder.

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