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Raven Theatre East Stage
6157 North Clark St. Chicago, IL 60660
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"A Soldier's Play"
57 ratings
4.6 average rating
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28 reviews
49 stars
attended Feb 21 2013

Taut and suspenseful, charged with complex emotions. The second act had us on the edge of our seats!

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88 reviews
519 stars
attended Feb 17 2013

POWERFUL and informative!!! This was a beautifully acted play by gifted actors!!! The story was a real piece of the past, and how racism has many faces in our society...The set design was very well done! The Raven is a great, intimate venue! This...continued

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50 reviews
59 stars
attended Feb 14 2013

as usual the raven delivers another great show, acting was great set and script was good and well written, having grown up in slightly after the era of the play, it brought back many memories and made me appreciate the advances we have made in...continued

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by Charles Fuller,

directed by Michael Menendian

The murder of a black sergeant in Louisiana in 1944 sets off an investigation that explores racial tensions, humanism and personal responsibility. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1982.

About the Ticket Supplier: Raven Theatre

Raven Theatre is committed to presenting the range of modern drama from Ibsen to the most current playwrights on the rise. Through a vigorous program of full productions and new play development, as well as a first class theatre education series Raven creates a powerful and welcoming environment in which artists hone their skills, young students gain valuable insights into theatre arts, and patrons experience high quality programming that is easily accessible to all.