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Ruth Page Center for the Arts
1016 N. Dearborn Parkway Chicago, IL 60610
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15 events
1 review
1 stars
Table 52 is just up the street for an excellent sunday brunch before going to this show.
The Importance of Being Earnest
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5 events
2 reviews
1 stars
Excellent! The staff were very friendly and accommodating. The theater seating is very comfortable and the temperature was also. Metered street parking was available and there are two parking lots available for a significant discount.
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38 ratings
4.6 average rating
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76 events
67 reviews
55 stars
attended Feb 01 2014

Play is brilliant. I had not been to a concert reading before but I believe this cast did very well to breathe a lot of life into this play with no set or real staging. In that case I think the acting was probably much harder than a live action...continued

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20 reviews
17 stars
attended Feb 10 2014

I've never attended a "reading" performance before so didn't truly know what to expect. My experience was enriching and now I would definitely consider attending another such event. The energy level, passion, inflection, gestures.... it was as...continued

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15 reviews
1 stars
attended Feb 23 2014

Nearly three and a half hourse of absorbing theater.

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Written by Bernard Shaw

Directed by Robert Scogin

About the Ticket Supplier: ShawChicago Theater Company

ShawChicago’s mission is to present the plays of George Bernard Shaw and his contemporaries. Since 1994, ShawChicago has produced all of Shaw’s major plays and the company has been described as “the best concert reading company in North America.”