Venue Details

60 Star Starred
Lifeline Theatre
6912 N. Glenwood Ave. Chicago, IL 60626
773-761-4477
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Member Tips

Goldstar Member
They have a small amount of drinks and snack food available at very reasonable prices.
info Feb 18 2013 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
Dress warmly
info Feb 18 2013 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
There is a free parking lot with a shuttle. Call for information.
info Feb 18 2013 star this tip starred
Pam Dierking
I used my blanket as a seat cushion.
info Mar 11 2013 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

34 ratings
4.1 average rating
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8 reviews
2 stars
attended Feb 17 2013

I do not see many plays with a sci-fi theme, so this was a real treat. It was a bit slow and confusing at first, but midway through the play it really came together for... continued

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7 reviews
0 stars
attended Feb 16 2013

Play was intriguing - we saw a preview, so it did not come off perfectly (a few ad libbed lines). Storyline was good - slow a little in the first act.
Theater was cold - recommend dressing warm.

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50 reviews
6 stars
attended Mar 23 2013

First rate thriller. Well cast, over two hours but keeps moving the whole time. Very creative staging. If you are into science fiction, you will have no problem following the story.

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More Information

Website

http://lifelinetheatre.com/performances/12-13/city/index.shtml

Description

*The City & The City

*_Based on the novel by _China Miéville 

_Adapted by _Christopher M. Walsh 

_Directed by _Dorothy Milne 

About the Ticket Supplier: Lifeline Theatre

Lifeline Theatre and its artistic ensemble of writers, directors, designers and performers collaboratively develop literary adaptations and original theater. Lifeline's innovative artistic and education programs for adults, children and families bring engaging and reflective stories to life.