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at N Troy St 3502 N. Elston Ave. Chicago, IL 60618
773-539-7838
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"A Silent Christmas Carol"
10 ratings
4.4 average rating
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81 events
40 reviews
5 stars
attended Dec 13 2013

The piano playing -- as a collection of off-kilter christmas melodrama -- would have been enough. Arching eyebrows and overblown gestures of silent movies are used as a theatrical grammar to delineate the story (as a hybrid of mime and, say,...continued

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17 events
7 reviews
14 stars
attended Dec 20 2013

Wonderful and original re- telling of a familiar story. Superb acting and piano player interaction. I would highly recommend!

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Bergfam
7 events
3 reviews
3 stars
attended Dec 28 2013

A great concept that was executed fairly well. The theater space itself was so small and the actors were so close that it became uncomfortable. The pianist was excellent.

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Description

Director: Matthew Massaro

Composer and Musician: Isaiah Robinson

Featuring: Alzan Pelesic, Joe Vonderhaar, Diane Honeyman, Diego Ramos, Nick Leininger, Dennis Episcopo, Stephanie Schultz, Gillian Hastings, Wanda Jin, Maximillian Lapine, Marcus Fittanto, Charlotte Drover, Evan Sierminski, Monica Tate, Brandon Martin

Blue Man Group Chicago <em>STOMP</em> <em>Crazy For You</em> <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em> <em>The Illusionists -- Live From Broadway</em> <em>The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time</em> Joffrey Ballet's <em>The Nutcracker</em> <em>My Fair Lady</em> Ballet Chicago's <em>The Nutcracker</em> <em>Thrones! The Musical Parody</em>