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Rated by 6 members
Review from MK
Red Velvet 430 events 24 reviews

You can usually count on seeing a well chosen play at the Aurora that has proven its worth, and is well acted and directed. Unfortunately, this was an awful play, poorly acted and misdirected. Almost two hours long with no intermission (where...continued

reviewed Sep 11 2019 report as inappropriate
Vicki Siegel
Review from Vicki Siegel
117 events 55 reviews

I think there could be a lot to chew on in this play - loss, failed dreams, heroic attempts to save a school. It made me want to know more of the background of school closures in Chicago - where I am from and where I went to public school. But,...continued

reviewed Sep 04 2019 report as inappropriate
Jeremy Barcan
Review from Jeremy Barcan
46 events 22 reviews

Well written and well acted play, very realistic in style, provocative in its contents, worth the effort to go see it.

reviewed Sep 08 2019 report as inappropriate
Harold Saul
Review from Harold Saul
103 events 18 reviews

All the yelling at each other became tiresome after a while. Overall, plot was interesting but could have been a more concise play. Acting very good. Actor who played Arnold (union rep for teachers ) was superb.

reviewed Sep 04 2019 report as inappropriate
Art Ungar
Review from Art Ungar
38 events 7 reviews

Play plot is unclear. Directing puts actors over the top shouting obscenities. Cast would be good with better direction.

reviewed Sep 03 2019 report as inappropriate