Venue Details

63 Star Starred
Theater Wit
1229 West Belmont Chicago, IL 60640
773-975-8150
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Street parking is sometimes available, particularly for matinees. Or, for $10 (payable immediately) have one of the valets park your car. Call ahead to make sure the valet service will be offered for the performance you plan to attend.
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Gloria Jean Waber
Allow plenty of time to find parking. Theater has a very small lot that is hard to find.
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attended Mar 04 2012

Interesting plot, fine acting (overall). Script was weakened by paying too much attention to the fishing metaphor, and not enough to the real theme of economic desperation. Lead character's descent from lovable uncle to violent vigilante was hard...continued

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44 reviews
6 stars
attended Feb 23 2012

Very good acting with a great presentation of today's economic ills among middle class America.
Sad and tragic ending.

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16 reviews
2 stars
attended Mar 02 2012

Well done! Loved the staging! Not a bad seat in the house. Very intimate theatre setting and a very thought provoking play.

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Website

http://www.stagelefttheatre.com/current-season/the-fisherman/

About the Ticket Supplier: Stage Left Theatre

Founded in 1982, Stage Left Theatre is a non-profit organization whose mission is to develop and produce plays that raise debate and challenge perspectives on political and social issues. Over the past thirty-two years, Stage Left has produced over 120 mainstage, late-night, off-night, children’s and touring productions that have garnered critical accolades, as well as 46 nominations and 17 awards for excellence from the Joseph Jefferson Awards Committee.