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Theater Wit
1229 West Belmont Chicago, IL 60657
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11 reviews
6 stars
There is street parking in the neighborhood just south of the theater.
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1 review
8 stars
casual place great value and lots of fun
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"A Day in the Death of Joe Egg"
25 ratings
4.3 average rating
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22 reviews
43 stars
attended Jan 13 2014

Impressive performances by the two lead actors, as well as Brian's mother and their painfully disabled daughter. The dialogue was powerful, perfectly capturing the torment of this dark comedy. Nailing both their profound understanding and...continued

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67 reviews
46 stars
attended Jan 17 2014

An excellent cast in a very lively play of and from late 60's Britain,ahead of its time in terms of subject and treatment.I'd been wary of returning to see this play,which I'd seen in an underwhelming production in Chicago in the late '80's and...continued

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62 reviews
94 stars
attended Jan 12 2014

Exceptional performances. Incisive, nuanced script.

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By Peter Nichols

Directed by Greg Werstler


Brian – Vance Smith

Sheila – Kendra Thulin

Freddie – Brian Plocharcyzk

Pam – Annie Prichard

Grace – Marssie Mencotti

Joe – Piper Bailey