Venue Details

71 Star Starred
Goodman Theatre - The Owen
170 N. Dearborn St. Chicago, IL 60601
312-443-3800
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Member Tips

ELAINE
Come early and look for street parting. It will cost you less than garage parking.
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ELAINE
Dress comfortably because there is no intermission.
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ELAINE
Eat a little something before the show so that you're not distracted by your hunger
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ELAINE
Bring tissues, you're gonna cry.
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Goldstar Member
Be well rest because you don't want to nod off and miss a moment of this performance.
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Goldstar Member
Do not drive. Theater is very convenient to public transportation.
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Reviews & Ratings

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4.5 average rating
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19 reviews
11 stars
attended Sep 30 2012

Orlandersmith brings to life a series of harrowing stories that weave together each character's life into an explosively intense narrative that uncovers the darkest... continued

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3 reviews
0 stars
attended Sep 30 2012

The theme of this one-woman play is undeniably dark, but it was written and performed in a way as to give each character a distinct voice. By doing so we the audience are... continued

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3 reviews
0 stars
attended Sep 29 2012

Very powerful performance...but a very serious topic, so be prepared to be affected by the performance and educated.

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More Information

Website

https://www.goodmantheatre.org/Upcoming-Season/Black-and-Blue-Boys/

Description

Due to themes of sexual abuse, this production is for mature audiences only.

About the Ticket Supplier: Goodman Theatre

Every season, the Goodman presents the work of an extraordinary group of artists. The theater is home to the Goodman Artistic Collective, a vibrant and diverse group of this country's most exciting directors, actors and writers; it's a laboratory that's nurtured the work of some of the most influential writers of our age; and it's the artistic home to many of this country's finest actors, directors and designers.