Venue Details

79 Star Starred
Cahn Auditorium
at Northwestern University 600 Emerson Street Evanston, IL 60208
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bring a snack for this long show...
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There are numerous places to park in Evanston. See below for additional information on parking. Free parking is available after 4 p.m. on weekdays, as well as all day on weekends, in the garage south of Pick-Staiger Concert Hall at 50 Arts Circle Drive. Free parking is also available in the university lot west of Lutkin Hall at 700 University Place, and on University Place. Limited street parking is available on Emerson Street. Paid parking is available in the Church Street self-park garage, located at the intersection of Church Street and Chicago Avenue.
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Reviews & Ratings

33 ratings
4.8 average rating
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20 events
20 reviews
15 stars
attended Aug 20 2014

wonderful play, great music, glad I went.

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21 events
13 reviews
6 stars
attended Aug 13 2014

Wonderful cast, great choreography, first-class orchestra - definitely a five-star production in every respect.

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7 events
2 reviews
1 stars
attended Aug 15 2014

It was way too long and the dynamics were lost. It could have been cut in half

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More Information



This show is recommended for ages 10 and older.

The performance is two hours and 50 minutes long, including one intermission.

About the Ticket Supplier: Light Opera Works

Light Opera Works is a resident professional not-for-profit theater in Evanston, Illinois, founded in 1980. The company's mission is to produce music theater from a variety of world traditions. Works include American, British, Viennese and French operettas such as Sweethearts, H.M.S. Pinafore, The Pirates of Penzance, Die Fledermaus, The Merry Widow and Beautiful Helen of Troy (La Belle); classic American musical theater, such as Candide, Fiddler on the Roof and Camelot, and new works such as Ragtime, Soup du Jour and No Way to Treat a Lady. All productions are in English, with foreign works done in carefully edited modern translations. Maximum scholarship is employed to preserve the original vocal and orchestral material as well as the spirit of the original text whenever possible.