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Victory Gardens Zacek McVay Theater
Formerly the Victory Gardens Biograph Theater 2433 North Lincoln Avenue Chicago, IL 60614
773-871-3000
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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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29 ratings
4.7 average rating
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9 reviews
3 stars
attended Dec 18 2011

The actors were great; the special effects were delightful and sometimes impressive. It WAS a bit frenetic in pace and quite loud, with 3 or 4 actors sometimes yelling at the same time. But I'd still highly recommend it. The older kids will get...continued

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6 reviews
6 stars
attended Dec 11 2011

Fabulous adaptation of "Good Night Moon"! The adults loved it as much as the children. My 2 year old grandson felt like he was right in the "great green room."

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3 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 09 2011

I took my almost 3 year old son who was completely engaged, not just on the edge of his seat, but standing in front of it dancing and singing along! Great show made super by an extremely talented cast.

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Website

http://www.victorygardens.org/onstage/gmtm.php

Description

Book by Margaret Wise Brown, with original illustrations by Clement Hurd

Book and lyrics by Chad Henry

Directed by Lookingglass’ David Kersnar

New musical arrangements by Mark Messing

CCT is bringing everyone’s favorite bedtime book vibrantly alive on stage in a full-length new musical. Watch as Bunny’s room magically comes alive as he dances and sings his way to sweet dreams through nursery rhyme scenes with dancing bears with chairs, the Cat and the Fiddle, the Cow Jumping Over the Moon and even a trip through the night sky with dancing constellations.

This show is recommende for ages 3 through 8, and runs 60 minutes with no intermission.