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Mary Plunkett
There is a soft beverage/snack bar in the theatre. There are many restaurants in the neighborhood.
Saturday Night/Sunday Morning dining Mar 31 2014 star this tip starred
Mary Plunkett
The weather was somewhat cold, but the Red Line has a stop a block away, at Clybourn and North Ave.. I wore a pair of pants and sweater. Dress is very casual..
Saturday Night/Sunday Morning dress Mar 31 2014 star this tip starred
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attended Mar 19 2011

GREAT!!!!! Wonderful Actors! Creative set design! Great stage direction, blocking, & use of space. Cast represented multiple ethnicities, races & even those with disabilities. NICELY DONE!!!

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Website

http://www.steppenwolf.org/boxoffice/productions/index.aspx?id=522

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Description

UrbanTheater Company presents

Sonnets for an Old Century

by José Rivera

directed by Madrid St. Angelo in collaboration with Juan Castañeda and Ivan Vega

In a waiting room for the afterlife, we find a dreamscape filled with poignant, funny, lyrical and haunting monologues from recently deceased individuals.  This Midwest premiere by Obie Award-winning playwright and Academy Award-nominated screenwriter José Rivera asks: “Where do we go when we die?” And if you were to offer commentary regarding the life that you’ve lived, “What would you say?” 

About the Ticket Supplier: Steppenwolf

Steppenwolf Theatre Company is an internationally-renowned company of thirty-five artists whose talents include acting, directing, playwriting, filmmaking, and textual adaptation. Steppenwolf has redefined the landscape of acting and performance by spawning a generation of America's most gifted artists, including Joan Allen, John Mahoney, John Malkovich, Laurie Metcalf, Martha Plimpton and Gary Sinise. No other American theater ensemble has survived as long and thrived as much as the Steppenwolf company of artists, who return home to Chicago to do the work they love.