Venue Details

62 Star Starred
Lifeline Theatre
6912 N. Glenwood Ave. Chicago, IL 60626
773-761-4477
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Laura Deffley
Drinks and snacks are available for purchase including some great cookies from a local bakery.
Monstrous Regiment dining Jul 28 2014 star this tip starred
Laura Deffley
The weather was hot and humid.. I wore a sun dress and flip flops..
Monstrous Regiment dress Jul 28 2014 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

21 ratings
4.8 average rating
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35 events
17 reviews
23 stars
attended Oct 27 2013

Pretty boring. Good acting but few things about this show are exciting or interesting. Bland show that really fails to engage children. A Few laughs, but not enough, like a grammar school show. Expected more.

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6 reviews
5 stars
attended Oct 19 2013

Fabulous children's theater! We had just gotten the book a few weeks before and were thrilled to see the creativity the cast brought to the simple story with their costumes and music.

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5 reviews
0 stars
attended Oct 26 2013

My boyfriend and I took my 2 1/2 year old nephew. He was engrossed and smiling through the whole play - the singing and dancing were great, the story engrossing, there were plenty of laughs - even for the oldsters. What a great way to introduce...continued

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Website

http://lifelinetheatre.com/performances/13-14/ccb/index.shtml

Description

* Recommended for kids age 5 and up.

Based on the new book by Doreen Cronin, illustrated by Betsy Lewin

Adapted by James E. Grote

Music and lyrics by George Howe

Directed by Shole Milos

About the Ticket Supplier: Lifeline Theatre

Lifeline Theatre and its artistic ensemble of writers, directors, designers and performers collaboratively develop literary adaptations and original theater. Lifeline's innovative artistic and education programs for adults, children and families bring engaging and reflective stories to life.