Venue Details

93 Star Starred
Greenhouse Theater Center
2257 N. Lincoln Avenue Chicago, IL 60614
773-404-7336
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T. G
They gave audience members a shot of tequila at the beginning:)
Musas info Aug 15 2014 star this tip starred
T. G
snacks available to purchase at theater. You can not bring outside food in but you can bring the food you purchase inside the play
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Reviews & Ratings

17 ratings
4.6 average rating
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30 reviews
14 stars
attended Dec 18 2008

This averages to four stars, because the first act was five star, and the second act was three star. The first act was fun, peppy, and the woman playing the countess had impeccable comic timing. The second act dragged just a little, but that was...continued

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8 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 19 2008

With all the financial and political misbehaving who doesn't miss the good old days of sexual bad behavior. Marriage of Figaro is just the ticket. Laugh and admire the gourgeous and perfect actors who are at their best.

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3 reviews
5 stars
attended Dec 10 2008

This show was SO much fun. The acting was fantastic, set and costume were beautiful, and I laughed out loud several times (which is rare for me)! This is such an enjoyable event, but don't bring small kids- there's way too much silly innuendo!

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Website

http://remybumppo.org/pages/the_marriage_of_figaro/143.php

Quotes & Highlights

“Should not be missed” —Chicago Sun-Times
Performances on 12/6 and 12/10 include a lecture and post-show talkback.

Description

Figaro must outwit the Count’s lustful advances towards his fiance and when his plotting reveals several other sexual games, the night culminates in mistaken identities and deliciously funny farce. Ranjit Bolt pens this retelling of Beaumarchais’ play made famous in opera form by Mozart.

Performances on 12/6 and 12/10 include a lecture and post-show talkback.