Venue Details

64 Star Starred
Lifeline Theatre
6912 N. Glenwood Ave. Chicago, IL 60626
773-761-4477
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Lori Mulligan Davis
If you're going to be late, call the box office to make sure the shuttle comes for you.
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Lori Mulligan Davis
The weather was Lifeline gets hot and cold during the same performance. I wore short sleeves and a jacket for the chilly moments (they supply blankets; be sure you get one).
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4.2 average rating
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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Feb 11 2012

Lifeline Theatre always adapts novels for the stage and while I have enjoyed other shows or theirs, this is the best thing that I have seen there. It's an emotionally gripping and densely plotted story that's also a botany and a history lesson to...continued

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32 reviews
1 stars
attended Feb 04 2012

“Hunger” is a fictional take on a real, nearly 3-year siege of Leningrad (St. Petersburg) during WW II. The play revolves around the ethical conflict for employees charged with preserving for posterity an important botanical collection vs. the...continued

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22 reviews
4 stars
attended Feb 18 2012

I’d call this an “unfinished” play. the play's premise is very good but the writing is mediocre - none of the characters are fully contoured, you don’t get to love or fear or hate anything. messages are diluted and there’s, essentially, no big...continued

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Website

http://lifelinetheatre.com/performances/11-12/hunger/index.shtml

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.