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Theater Wit
1229 West Belmont Chicago, IL 60657
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There is parking in the lot across the street. Also, valet parking for $10.
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Going to Theater Wit is always worth the risk. 99% of the time you will NOT be dissapointed. The talent you see will surprise you.
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3 stars
attended Jan 21 2012

Dramatic, fast moving, amazing cast. It was a simple story line with dramatic turns - the characters were realistic and easy to relate to. The cast I am assuming was direct from the UK - if not their accents were spot on. I'm 40, my daughter...continued

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3 stars
attended Jan 15 2012

The performances were strong and the play itself is thematically rich material (sort of The History Boys meet Quentin Tarantino).

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By Simon Stephens

Directed by Jonathan Berry

The American premiere of Simon Stephens’ powerful and critically acclaimed drama about a group of high school age students preparing for their final exams and nearing the end of their school lives. When the whole world opens up before you, there’s a danger it’ll swallow you up, there’s danger all around in this shattering new play that explores the volatility of adolescent life.


Jess Berry – Cissy

Joey DeBettencourt – William

Jeff Duhigg – Dr. Harvey

Ryan Heindl – Chadwick

Leah Karpel – Lilly

J.J Phillips – Bennett

Leah Raidt – Tanya

Brandon Ruiter – Nicolas

About the Ticket Supplier: Griffin Theatre Company

The mission of the Griffin Theatre Company is to create extraordinary and meaningful theatrical experiences for both children and adults by building bridges of understanding between generations that instill in its
audience an appreciation of the performing arts. Through artistic collaboration the Griffin Theatre Company produces literary adaptations, original work and classic plays that challenge and inspire, with wit,
style and compassion for the audience.