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.
Subscribe to Alerts on This Author
MOST POPULAR ARTICLES
LAST 30 DAYS

David Cerda to be Inducted into LGBT Hall of FameCerda to be Inducted into LGBT Hall of Fame
Posted: Aug. 31, 2016


10 on Tuesday with Emily Goldberg10 on Tuesday with Emily Goldberg
Posted: Aug. 30, 2016


HELLDRIVERS OF DAYTONA Crashes and BurnsHELLDRIVERS OF DAYTONA Crashes and Burns
Posted: Sep. 16, 2016


Goodman's Glorious WONDERFUL TOWNGoodman's Glorious WONDERFUL TOWN
Posted: Sep. 21, 2016


LAST 365 DAYS

BWW Review: A Delightful Dive into THE SPONGEBOB MUSICALBWW Review: A Delightful Dive into THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL
Posted: Jun. 20, 2016


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


CMTF: 14 New Works, So Who is the Next HAMILTON?CMTF: In Search of the Next HAMILTON
Posted: Aug. 11, 2016


David Cerda to be Inducted into LGBT Hall of FameCerda to be Inducted into LGBT Hall of Fame
Posted: Aug. 31, 2016


Inside THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL: Director and Co-Creator Tina LandauInside THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL: Tina Landau
Posted: May. 25, 2016


Goodman's Glorious WONDERFUL TOWNGoodman's Glorious WONDERFUL TOWN
September 21, 2016

HELLDRIVERS OF DAYTONA Crashes and BurnsHELLDRIVERS OF DAYTONA Crashes and Burns
September 16, 2016

HELLDRIVERS OF DAYTONA, the critically-reviled new musical parody of 1960s hot-rod and beach movies, will not be taking a victory lap.
David Cerda to be Inducted into LGBT Hall of FameDavid Cerda to be Inducted into LGBT Hall of Fame
August 31, 2016

10 on Tuesday with Emily Goldberg10 on Tuesday with Emily Goldberg
August 30, 2016

10 on Tuesday with Caitlin Jackson10 on Tuesday with Caitlin Jackson
August 23, 2016

10 on Tuesday with Colin Funk10 on Tuesday with Colin Funk
August 16, 2016

CMTF: 14 New Works, So Who is the Next HAMILTON?CMTF: 14 New Works, So Who is the Next HAMILTON?
August 11, 2016

10 on Tuesday with Edward Watts10 on Tuesday with Edward Watts
August 9, 2016

10 on Tuesday with Datxon Bloomquist10 on Tuesday with Datxon Bloomquist
July 26, 2016

BWW Review: LuPone/Ebersole Shine in WAR PAINTBWW Review: LuPone/Ebersole Shine in WAR PAINT
July 19, 2016

10 on Tuesday with Cody Jamison Strand10 on Tuesday with Cody Jamison Strand
July 12, 2016

10 on Tuesday with Candace Quarrels10 on Tuesday with Candace Quarrels
July 5, 2016

Candace Quarrels is currently killing it nightly as Nabulungi in THE BOOK OF MORMON at the PrivateBank Theater. And while her character might dream of 'Sal Tlay Ka Siti,' Quarrels' dreams include originating a role in an Original Broadway Cast. Shesat down with us for a quick 10 on Tuesday.
BWW Review: Say Hello to a Hilarious THE BOOK OF MORMONBWW Review: Say Hello to a Hilarious THE BOOK OF MORMON
July 1, 2016

10 on Tuesday with Henry McGinniss10 on Tuesday with Henry McGinniss
June 28, 2016

BWW News: Early Demand for Chicago's HAMILTONBWW News: Early Demand for Chicago's HAMILTON
June 21, 2016

BWW Review: A Delightful Dive into THE SPONGEBOB MUSICALBWW Review: A Delightful Dive into THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL
June 20, 2016

Ethan Slater offers a star-making turn as everyone's favorite Sponge.
BWW Review: AN ANTHONY NEWLEY AND LESLIE BRICUSSE SONGBOOKBWW Review: AN ANTHONY NEWLEY AND LESLIE BRICUSSE SONGBOOK
June 16, 2016

BWW Review: Griffin's BAT BOY: THE MUSICALBWW Review: Griffin's BAT BOY: THE MUSICAL
June 15, 2016

Breaking News: Profile Theatre to Close for GoodBreaking News: Profile Theatre to Close for Good
June 15, 2016

BWW Review: Hell in a Handbag's THE DIVINE SISTERBWW Review: Hell in a Handbag's THE DIVINE SISTER
June 13, 2016

Chicago's camp theater troupe Hell in a Handbag scores with the premiere of Charles Busch's send up of nun films, THE DIVINE SISTER.


...
1



BROADWAYWORLD TV

Save $$$ on Tickets to:
Backstage with Richard Ridge
Back to Falsettoland w/ OBC - Passing the Torch
Backstage Bite
TV Exclusive: BACKSTAGE BITE with ALADDIN's Rodney Ingram!
Turning the Tables
Binge on TURNING THE TABLES!
  Chewing the Scenery with Randy Rainbow
TV:-LuPone's Autobio - Lands EVITA!
KID CRITICS
TV: KID CRITICS Swept Away at PHANTOM
BROADWAY SESSIONS
BROADWAY SESSIONS Goes 'Back to School' Tonight