Venue Details

10 Star Starred
Angel Island Theater
735 West Sheridan Road Chicago, IL 60613
773-871-0442
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dianawendt
Parking is extremely difficult but the play runs under two hours so the meter boxes with two-hour limits work. Meter Box Parking is free on Sundays.
Crime and Punishment travel Mar 10 2014 star this tip starred
Judi Z
Walk out of Starbucks on the corner, turn right, and the last door in the building.
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Reviews & Ratings

19 ratings
3.8 average rating
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59 reviews
18 stars
attended Apr 16 2013

Very intense drama in a setting reminiscent of environmental theatre of the 1960s and 1970s. No, not theatre with a theme about the environment. Rather, theatre in which the audience is seated in the performing space. More intimate than a thrust...continued

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36 reviews
2 stars
attended Apr 16 2013

Intense well- performed production with a unique seating arrangement that places you the center of the action. The play offers a different prospective of military discipline.

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Benugirl84
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14 reviews
15 stars
attended Apr 16 2013

The show was intense. The seating added to the experience. As someone who works with veterans with severe PTSD, it brought it all home for me. It was difficult at some points, but I commend the actors on a performance that is worthy of winning...continued

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Website

http://maryarrchie.com/wordpress/history/thebrig/

Quotes & Highlights

“Kenneth H. Brown’s The Brig is a play of consequence, both aesthetically and politically..” —Village Voice

Description

Directed by Jennifer Markowitz

Cast: Chris Brickhouse, Jacob Alexander, Mark Madison, Adam Soule, Alex Seeley, Joel Reitsma, Mike Newquist, Connor McNamara, Ryan McDaniel, Nick Mikula, Eric Lindahl, Alex Levin, G. Riley Mills and Aaron Norman.