Venue Details

3 Star Starred
Richard Christiansen Theater
at Victory Gardens Theater 2433 N Lincoln Ave Chicago, IL 60614
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kimb
we parked in the former children's memorial garage for free on a saturday night.
Dessa Rose info Mar 31 2014 star this tip starred
PLH
Us the garage by the old Children's Memorial Hospital (Lincoln just south of Fullerto). It is free for 5 hours.
Dessa Rose travel Mar 31 2014 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

29 ratings
3.8 average rating
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11 reviews
3 stars
attended Nov 02 2013

The Richard Christiansen theater is a beautiful small intimate space housed in the renovated Victory Gardens Theater. - and saw up-close a provocative play about the experience of a young adults raised by parents who experienced the Holocaust. It...continued

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42 reviews
11 stars
attended Nov 10 2013

Amazingly well written play. Most of the performances were well done. The intimate setting and the use of the staging between scenes added to the atmosphere.

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41 reviews
28 stars
attended Nov 30 2013

The play was well-acted, but the script was rather obscure and emotionally distant.

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More Information

Website

http://victorygardens.org/onstage/elegy.php

Description

By Chicago Playwright Ron Hirsen

Directed by Dennis Zacek, Artistic Director Emeritus of Victory Gardens

Starring: Broadway and film star David Wohl