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Bella Ventresca
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attended Jun 26 2013

I am so glad I purchased tickets to this performance. I was unsure what I was potentially subjecting my guests to as what I had read gave little information, and made it seem like it might be a very dark and depressing show. It was dark--but also...continued

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attended Jun 27 2013

It was simply wonderful! Witty play, delightful performance by the artists. I wish this troupe will come again with other productions.

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Website

http://www.chicagoshakes.com/main.taf?p=2,76,15

Quotes & Highlights

“Toni Servillo is divine … supported by a razor-sharp piece and surrounded by talent. ” –La Marseillaise (France)
“Genius … moments of pure comedy within a noir frame.” –Avvenire (Italy)

Description

This production is presented in Italian with projected English supertitles.

The show runs one hour and 50 minutes with no intermission.

About the Ticket Supplier: Chicago Shakespeare Theater

Chicago Shakespeare Theater offers a broad spectrum of theatrical experiences year-round, engaging and entertaining audiences from all walks of life and from around the world. The plays of William Shakespeare form the core of the company's work, complemented by other dramatic works -- from traditional classical theater to new classics that resonate with Shakespeare's timeless insights into the human condition. CST's World's Stage Series brings international theatrical productions to Chicago, presenting new cultural expressions and experiences. For family audiences, CST Family presents abridged Shakespeare productions and classic musicals for all ages.