Misha Davenport

Misha Davenport Misha Davenport is the editor of Broadway World Chicago. A Chicago-based freelance writer, blogger, critic and singer. He studied playwriting at Michigan State University under the late Arthur Athanason. He covered theater in the Windy City for more than a decade at the Chicago Sun-Times. He is a fierce advocate and lover of live theater from shows in 50-seat storefronts to big Broadway blockbusters.
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10 on Tuesday with...Bill Larkin10 on Tuesday with...Bill Larkin
Posted: Apr. 19, 2016


10 on Tuesday with Patrick Du Laney10 on Tuesday with Patrick Du Laney
Posted: Apr. 12, 2016


BWW Review: Mercury's THE PRODUCERS Big on LaughsBWW Review: Mercury's THE PRODUCERS Big on Laughs
Posted: Apr. 25, 2016


10 on Tuesday with Sarah Lemp10 on Tuesday with Sarah Lemp
Posted: Apr. 5, 2016


BWW Review: Porchlight's DREAMGIRLS Will Make You HappyBWW Review: Porchlight's DREAMGIRLS Will Make You Happy
Posted: Apr. 18, 2016


10 on Tuesday...with Matt Crowle10 on Tuesday...with Matt Crowle
Posted: Apr. 26, 2016


On the Record...with Colin SpharOn the Record...with Colin Sphar
Posted: Apr. 6, 2016


LAST 365 DAYS

BWW Review: NightBlue's Practically Perfect MARY POPPINSBWW Review: NightBlue's Practically Perfect MARY POPPINS
Posted: Mar. 3, 2016


BWW Review: Kokandy's So Very Chicago Premier of HEATHERSBWW Review: A So Very HEATHERS
Posted: Mar. 6, 2016


BWW Reviews: A Divine BETTE LIVE AT THE CONTINENTAL BATHSBWW Reviews: A Divine BETTE LIVE AT THE CONTINENTAL BATHS
Posted: Jul. 22, 2015


BWW Reviews: Goodman's VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKEBWW Reviews: Goodman's VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE
Posted: Jul. 4, 2015


BWW Chicago Critics' Favs of 2015BWW Chicago Critics' Favs of 2015
Posted: Dec. 31, 2015


BWW Review: TRIASSIC PARQ is T-Rex Size FunBWW Review: TRIASSIC PARQ is T-Rex Size Fun
Posted: Sep. 21, 2015


BWW Reviews: A Camp Classic CHRISTMAS DEARESTBWW Reviews: A Camp Classic CHRISTMAS DEAREST
Posted: Dec. 4, 2015


10 on Tuesday...with Matt Crowle10 on Tuesday...with Matt Crowle
April 26, 2016

BWW Review: Mercury's THE PRODUCERS Big on LaughsBWW Review: Mercury's THE PRODUCERS Big on Laughs
April 25, 2016

10 on Tuesday with...Bill Larkin10 on Tuesday with...Bill Larkin
April 19, 2016

Chicago musical funny man Bill Larkin sits down for 10 on Tuesday
BWW Review: Porchlight's DREAMGIRLS Will Make You HappyBWW Review: Porchlight's DREAMGIRLS Will Make You Happy
April 18, 2016

Porchlight's production of DREAMGIRLS is a theater lover's dream come true.
10 on Tuesday with Patrick Du Laney10 on Tuesday with Patrick Du Laney
April 12, 2016

10 on Tuesday with Patrick Du Laney
On the Record...with Colin SpharOn the Record...with Colin Sphar
April 6, 2016

10 on Tuesday with Sarah Lemp10 on Tuesday with Sarah Lemp
April 5, 2016

10 on Tuesday with Sarah Lemp
BWW Review: A Sweet and Dark MATLIDA THE MUSICALBWW Review: A Sweet and Dark MATLIDA THE MUSICAL
March 25, 2016

Sound problems mar an otherwise spectacular tour.
On the Record...with Kyrie AndersonOn the Record...with Kyrie Anderson
March 23, 2016

BWW Review: Theo Ubique's Must-See RENTBWW Review: Theo Ubique's Must-See RENT
March 18, 2016

Theo Ubique scores with director Scott Winstein's timeless and topical production of Jonathan Larson's RENT.
BWW Review: Kokandy's So Very Chicago Premier of HEATHERSBWW Review: Kokandy's So Very Chicago Premier of HEATHERS
March 6, 2016

BWW Review: NightBlue's Practically Perfect MARY POPPINSBWW Review: NightBlue's Practically Perfect MARY POPPINS
March 3, 2016

If family-friendly musicals were Easter eggs, NightBlue Performing Arts Company's production of Disney's MARY POPPINS is Faberge.
BWW Reviews: UAC's Wild, THE WILD PARTYBWW Reviews: UAC's Wild, THE WILD PARTY
February 28, 2016

Coming off of an impressive five 2015 Broadway World awards, suburban-based Up And Coming Theatre stages one of its most ambitious theatrical events yet --Andrew Lippa's THE WILD PARTY--in an Elk Grove Village nightclub. For the most part, it pays off handsomely.
BWW Previews: Chicago premiere of HEATHERS: THE MUSICALBWW Previews: Chicago premiere of HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL
February 26, 2016

Hold onto your corn nuts! The cult classic film leaps to the stage in the Chicago premiere of HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL
10 on Tuesday with Travis Turner10 on Tuesday with Travis Turner
February 23, 2016

10 on Tuesday with Hollis Resnik10 on Tuesday with Hollis Resnik
February 23, 2016

THEATER EATS: StaytionTHEATER EATS: Staytion
February 12, 2016

On the Record...with Christian GrayOn the Record...with Christian Gray
February 17, 2016

JEEVES AT SEA's Christian Gray tells us what's on his playlist
On the Record...with Leeds HillOn the Record...with Leeds Hill
February 10, 2016

Leeds Hill shares what's on his playlist
10 on Tuesday with Patrick Rooney10 on Tuesday with Patrick Rooney
February 2, 2016



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