Venue Details

97 Star Starred
Greenhouse Theater Center
2257 N. Lincoln Avenue Chicago, IL 60614
773-404-7336
Venue website Get directions
Deborah Smith
Every seat was a good seat because the theater is small.
It's a Wonderful Life: Live in Chicago! info Nov 23 2014 star this tip starred
Sarai Reyes
Must try The poet craft beer
Kiss Kiss Cabaret info Nov 15 2014 star this tip starred
View All 648 Tips

Reviews & Ratings

33 ratings
4.6 average rating
  • 24
    5
  • 6
    4
  • 3
    3
  • 0
    2
  • 0
    1
99 events
65 reviews
25 stars
attended Mar 07 2014

The historical background, the writing , the acting, and the entire experience was great. I hope that lots of people see it and enjoy it as much as we did.

star this review starred report as inappropriate
44 events
27 reviews
114 stars
attended Mar 07 2014

A great play, very interesting subject and superb, convincing actors. Mick Weber magnificent!!

star this review starred report as inappropriate
61 events
19 reviews
4 stars
attended Mar 08 2014

Fabulous, thought provoking theater. My husband and I talked about the ideas of this play all the way home. The story is well written and the acting is terrific. Highly recommended.

star this review starred report as inappropriate
View All 15 Reviews
More Information

Website

http://www.americanbluestheater.com/performances/season-28-legends-...

Quotes & Highlights

“Gorman’s dialogue crackles with humor and passion; she makes Douglas a great storyteller as well as a historian … Director Steve Scott is sensitive to the shifting emotions that run throughout the piece and guides the pacing with a deft touch.” – newcitystage.com

“Gorman deftly imagines a timeless moral and ethical struggle through a contemporary lens … By threading the drama with Graham’s fiery historic lectures, the script creates thought-provoking parallels and tension between the American past of the textbooks he teaches with Graham’s personal experiences — motifs the talented cast artfully grasps.” – Time Out Chicago