Stage 773 presents the world premiere of The Last Game
. Based on true events, this new play tells the story of a gangbanger from the streets chasing his dream of becoming a rap star. His ambition gives him hope of leaving behind his dead-end lifestyle for a world of fame and fortune and offering him an alternative to incarceration or an early death in the forgotten neighborhoods of Chicago. The young man's desire to escape his fate plays out in one night of betrayal, redemption, and violence as he deals his last underground card game. Directed by Pawel Grajnert and written by playwright Richard James Zieman, The Last Game
features a diverse and talented cast, plus original rap lyrics by award-winning Chicago rapper, SamIam The-MC.
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