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40 Star Starred
Chopin Theatre Mainstage
1543 W. Division Ave. Chicago, IL 60642
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Podhalanka restaurant (Polish) right next door is terrific, Smoke Daddy down the street is heavenly, Carriage House also down the street is lovely southern comfort
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I can usually find parking on Division east of the theatre
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Reviews & Ratings

66 ratings
4.2 average rating
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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Apr 06 2014

Wonderful , and very different.

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1 review
3 stars
attended Apr 04 2014

The combination of theatre and dance movements in the play combined with excellent performances by the lead actors, playing the part of Dorian and Basil, made for a fantastic evening. The cast was well-prepared for the promenade-style staging,...continued

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5 stars
attended Apr 12 2014

Enjoyed the idea of the mounting of the play.Thought the "Club Atmosphere" concept as audience mingled about before the play set up a feeling of being part of the experience of the play's story line. Some of the choreographed arm positions and...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

  • Dorian is lush, modern, sexy, and fun!” -Chicago Critic (Recommended)
  • “Love scenes are elegantly expressed in fluid dance movements. [The show] pulsates with light, sound, color and movement.” – GapersBlock
  • “With stunning video portraiture by Jeff Klapperich and a kick-ass, adrenaline-pumping score by Kevin O’Donnell, The Picture of Dorian Gray takes on a 2014 intensity … Vice never looked so nasty and so nice.” – Stage and Cinema


This show is recommended for age 16 or older.

Run Time: 2 hours, including an intermission.

About the Ticket Supplier: The House Theatre of Chicago

The House is an ensemble of multi-talented artists who work together to create new works of popular theatre. In The House, theatre, music, dance, magic, and spectacle combine to inspire imagination, breaking down the bariers between actors and audience, uniting the two in the joy of storytelling.