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Victory Gardens Zacek McVay Theater
Formerly the Victory Gardens Biograph Theater 2433 North Lincoln Avenue Chicago, IL 60614
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Free parking available at the now unused garage of the closed Children's Memorial Hospital on Lincoln Avenue
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There are so many dining options on the same block as the theater -- Thai, Italian, Middle Eastern, Mexican -- you might as well eat here before the show.
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15 reviews
3 stars
attended Jan 22 2011

It was decent. Some parts were pretty funny and some parts were pretty boring. I was expecting a lot better based on some of the reviews I read on other websites.

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12 reviews
1 stars
attended Feb 05 2011

Very funny!! Loved the audience interaction too!

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Check out Best Church of God’s channel on YouTube.
“Smart writing and deadpan social commentary”  —NBC Chicago


With a unique brand of live fundamentalist Christianity and an extensive, interactive website, this hard-hitting satire of religion has been turning heads since its inception. Hailed by the Chicago Reader as “The Best Sketch Show in Chicago” and by Time Out, The Onion, and NBC Chicago as a “must see,” BCOG is the only church God goes to.

Feature articles in the Sun-Times and_ Chicago Tribune_ have documented BCOG’s trademark exorcisms, PowerPrayers, sermons, religious puppet shows, miraculous transubstantiations (delicious!), original hymns and occasional live devil wrestling matches.