Inner Voices: Italian Favorite Starring Toni Servillo
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The last date listed for Inner Voices was Thursday June 27, 2013 / 7:30pm.
Currently at Chicago Shakespeare Theater - Courtyard Theater on Navy Pier:
- Full Price:
- $48.00 - $68.00
- Our Price:
- $28.00 - $42.00
A monarch obscured by the shadows of dementia resolves to retire, and divides his kingdom among his three daughters. The unexpected consequence of losing everything that defines him is shattering, a sobering reminder that even the most powerful can be swiftly undone. Chicago Shakespeare's contemporary production of King Lear reinforces the universality of the family's experience in the face of a parent's decline. Woven throughout the show is the hauntingly melodic music of Frank Sinatra, echoing the memories of Lear's former glory. Chicago Shakespeare Theater founder and artistic director Barbara Gaines directs this inventive staging, which stars local theater legend Larry Yando -- in his 23rd production with Chicago Shakespeare -- in the title role. Learn More
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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
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)
This production is presented in Italian with projected English supertitles.
The show runs one hour and 50 minutes with no intermission.