Venue Details

125 Star Starred
Steppenwolf Downstairs Theatre
1650 N. Halsted St. Chicago, IL 60614
312-335-1650
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Kath
In balcony there was late seating allowed 10 minutes into the play...
info Jul 01 2013 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

20 ratings
3.2 average rating
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6 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 28 2013

The craft of the play was excellent. Unfortunately I have no idea why this play was chosen. Neither I nor my companion had any sympathy for the main characters. From... continued

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25 reviews
2 stars
attended Jul 21 2013

We are great fans of Amy Herzog's work, and were looking forward to seeing Belleville. Unfortunately, this is not one of her better plays...unsympathetic characters,... continued

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29 reviews
16 stars
attended Aug 11 2013

The entire play unfolds very slowly, yet it captivated me immediately. I've seen it compared to a Hitchcock movie, and don't disagree. Acting was great, too.

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Website

http://www.steppenwolf.org/Plays-Events/productions/index.aspx?id=566

Description

Author: Amy Herzog

Directed by: Anne Kauffman

Scenic Design: James Schuette

Costume Design: Janice Pytel

Lighting Design: Matt Frey

Sound Design: Richard Woodbury

Understudies: Ally Carey, McKenzie Chinn,Christopher Chmelik, Sean Parris

Cast

Chris Boykin

Cliff Chamberlain

Alana Arenas

Kate Arrington

About the Ticket Supplier: Steppenwolf

Steppenwolf Theatre Company is an internationally-renowned company of thirty-five artists whose talents include acting, directing, playwriting, filmmaking, and textual adaptation. Steppenwolf has redefined the landscape of acting and performance by spawning a generation of America's most gifted artists, including Joan Allen, John Mahoney, John Malkovich, Laurie Metcalf, Martha Plimpton and Gary Sinise. No other American theater ensemble has survived as long and thrived as much as the Steppenwolf company of artists, who return home to Chicago to do the work they love.