Venue Details

12 Star Starred
Skokie Theatre
7924 North Lincoln Avenue Skokie, IL 60077
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carole stephens
Across the street from the Skokie Theater is the always delicious Libertad. Small plates, inventive combinations. Reservations recommended.
lePercolateur dining Aug 18 2014 star this tip starred
Denise Upton
Parked for free on the street right across from the theatre.
Tuesdays With Morrie travel May 12 2014 star this tip starred
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Reviews & Ratings

58 ratings
4.8 average rating
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13 events
3 reviews
7 stars
attended May 04 2014

I thought the play was really well done. We enjoyed it!

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42 events
40 reviews
5 stars
attended May 09 2014

This was an excellent show! It was both humorous and a tearjerker. Both actors were amazing. I would recommend this show. So glad I saw it.

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52 events
27 reviews
2 stars
attended May 03 2014

Excellently written (as in anything by Mitch Albom) and extremely well acted performance. Great for inspiring people to think about life's priorities as well. Easy to follow. Highly recommend.

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Website

http://www.skokietheatre.org/tuesdays-with-morrie.html

Quotes & Highlights

  • “A touching, life-affirming, deeply emotional drama with a generous dose of humor.” —New York Daily News
  • “Unforgettable! No matter how well you tell the story, the play makes it more vivid, more shattering, more humorous.” —New York Magazine

Description

Tuesdays with Morrie is the autobiographical story of Mitch Albom, an accomplished journalist driven solely by his career, and Morrie Schwartz, his former college professor. Sixteen years after graduation, Mitch happens to catch Morrie’s appearance on a television news program and learns that his old professor is battling Lou Gehrig’s Disease. Mitch is reunited with Morrie, and what starts as a simple visit turns into a weekly pilgrimage and a last class in the meaning of life.