Venue Details

5 Star Starred
Ruth Page Center for the Arts
1016 N. Dearborn Parkway Chicago, IL 60610
312-337-6543
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Joan Graburn
Enjoyed a gr8 pizza at Edwardo's after the play. Indoor or outdoor seating available.
Man and Superman dining May 12 2014 star this tip starred
LilySteel
Parking in this neighborhood is a bit tricky - depending on length of performance street parking is available but advocate taking the L if possible. Parked at the Newberry Plaza garage around the corner and it worked out fine as there were 3 of us and the Ruth Page Center has validated parking there.
Pygmalion info Nov 05 2013 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

37 ratings
4.6 average rating
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49 events
33 reviews
26 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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46 events
12 reviews
3 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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21 events
9 reviews
0 stars
attended Feb 23 2014

Nearly three and a half hourse of absorbing theater.

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More Information

Website

http://shawchicago.org/home/current-season/saint-joan

Description

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, we have produced all of Shaw's major plays with the exception of Saint Joan, and that masterpiece is on our schedule for the near future.