Venue Details

36 Star Starred
Chopin Theatre Mainstage
1543 W. Division Ave. Chicago, IL 60642
773-278-1500
Venue website Get directions
Nina Kruse
It was tricky to find parking for the theater, so go a little early.
DORIAN info Jun 07 2014 star this tip starred
Nina Kruse
Wine, liquor and beer with some sweets are available to purchase at affordable cost. You can take you drinks into the theater for the performance.
DORIAN dining Jun 07 2014 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

64 ratings
4.7 average rating
  • 50
    5
  • 12
    4
  • 0
    3
  • 0
    2
  • 2
    1
6 events
2 reviews
1 stars
attended May 03 2012

Debra Ehrhardt gave a magnificent one woman performance of her desire and experiences coming to America from her native Jamaica. Her personal and intimate accounts of her family life growing up in Kingston will fill you with laughter and sadness....continued

star this review starred report as inappropriate
51 events
1 review
1 stars
1 events
1 review
0 stars
attended May 04 2012

Excellent show! This was my first one woman show and I was pleasantly surprised at how engaged I was in the preformance. Debra was phenomenal. The show will suck you in and you won't stop laughing!

star this review starred report as inappropriate
View All 55 Reviews
More Information

Website

http://www.jamaicafarewelltheplay.com/index.php

Quotes & Highlights

Read Goldstar members’ reviews of Jamaica, Farewell during its run at the Santa Monica Playhouse.
“Debra Ehrhardt is so sincere and honest, so clear-eyed and unshakably resolute, it is easy to connect with her experience with genuinely surprising intensity.”—Chicago Tribune
“Debra Ehrhardt’s Jamaica Farewell … is a master class in storytelling that makes for a wonderfully heartfelt evening of theatre.”—Chicago Stage Style
“_Jamaican-bred, Los Angeles-based actress Debra Ehrhardt is a storyteller who can fill up empty space with the sheer power of her exuberant storytelling.”—"_Chicago Sun-Times":http://www.suntimes.com/entertainment/stage/12357010-421/jamaica-farewell-a-glorious-journey-for-playwright-and-audience-alike.html