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Theater Wit
1229 West Belmont Chicago, IL 60657
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4.3 / 5 Rated by 25 members
Review from older theater fan
Red Velvet 173 events 55 reviews

Remarkably true-to-life look at the stresses of taking care of a handicapped child. Wonderfully acted.

reviewed Jan 13 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Barbara Sandler
Red Velvet 119 events 22 reviews

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

reviewed Jan 13 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Norm Sloan
690 events 68 reviews

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

reviewed Jan 17 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Drama Queen
132 events 66 reviews

Exceptional performances. Incisive, nuanced script.

reviewed Jan 12 2014 report as inappropriate
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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

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