Venue Details

85 Star Starred
Greenhouse Theater Center
Formerly Victory Gardens Greenhouse Theater 2257 N. Lincoln Avenue Chicago, IL 60614
773-404-7336
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Cas-to-business-cas
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Good booze selections, Pepsi products.
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Take the CTA.
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Paul N
You can't go wrong.
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Paul N
Six bucks at Children's Memorial (with your stub)
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It's Lincoln Park - tons of places.
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Reviews & Ratings

10 ratings
4.2 average rating
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59 events
49 reviews
6 stars
attended Apr 02 2011

I guess Albee is crazy. My wife and I both enjoyed the play. Dialog is fantastic. Remy Bumppo's regulars were very good. Small setting worked great. Be prepared for profanity and, lets call it a frank discussion about alternative sex.

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1 review
1 stars
attended Apr 01 2011

This is one of my all-time favorite plays and I regret to say that I was extremely disappointed with this particular production. All of the actors were OVERactors and... continued

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21 reviews
114 stars
attended Apr 08 2011

My husband and I liked the play very much, it's strange, deep, and hilarious - the audience however found it more hilarious than it really was..there was laughter at... continued

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Website

http://www.remybumppo.org/

Quotes & Highlights

Watch a "Youtube clip ":http://www.remybumppo.org/about The Goat or, Who is Sylvia?.

Description

Martin is the envy of men, enjoying a hugely successful career, fulfilling marriage and well-adjusted teen-age son. But just after his 50th birthday, he boils over, confessing a love affair that confounds him and shocks his family. Unwilling to give up, his wife Stevie drags every detail onto the living room floor. 

As their world shatters, the family presses on, battling for the Martin they love. From the acclaimed author of Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, this 2002 Tony Award-Winning Best Play asks where love places the limits of forgiveness. Albee’s razor wit tears open taboos and brings laughs and levity to this intimate drama.

Directed by James Bohnen

Featuring Artistic Associates Annabel Armour and Nick Sandys