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Beyond the Horizon, Eclipse Theatre Company at Athenaeum Theatre, through April 22. Love does not conquer all in this early Pulitzer Prize-winning drama by Eugene O'Neill, but it is still worth seeing thanks to some strong supporting performances from the cast. SCM
Enron, Timeline Theatre at Baird Hall, through April 15. This true-life saga of corporate crime is recounted by Lucy Prebble as a grotesque fantasy-fable with Bret Tuomi playing an antihero as flawed as any found in Shakespeare. MSB
Sky's the Limit (Weather Permitting), The Second City e.t.c., in an open run. If the current cast is as funny as the original one in this long-running sketch comedy revue, then be prepared for plenty of hearty laughs from this clever show that finds plenty of humor from pessimism and the complications of modern technology. SCM
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Chicago Shakespeare Theater, through April 8. Gary Griffin works his wizardry on the classroom classic with oodles of sensory dazzle, but it's Elizabeth Ledo's ambisexual Puck who steals the show. MSB
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