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Greenhouse Theater Center
2257 N. Lincoln Avenue Chicago, IL 60614
773-404-7336
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"American Myth"
33 ratings
4.6 average rating
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126 events
86 reviews
32 stars
attended Mar 07 2014

The historical background, the writing , the acting, and the entire experience was great. I hope that lots of people see it and enjoy it as much as we did.

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53 reviews
158 stars
attended Mar 07 2014

A great play, very interesting subject and superb, convincing actors. Mick Weber magnificent!!

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31 reviews
2 stars
attended Mar 08 2014

Fabulous, thought provoking theater. My husband and I talked about the ideas of this play all the way home. The story is well written and the acting is terrific. Highly recommended.

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Quotes & Highlights

“Gorman’s dialogue crackles with humor and passion; she makes Douglas a great storyteller as well as a historian … Director Steve Scott is sensitive to the shifting emotions that run throughout the piece and guides the pacing with a deft touch.” – newcitystage.com

“Gorman deftly imagines a timeless moral and ethical struggle through a contemporary lens … By threading the drama with Graham’s fiery historic lectures, the script creates thought-provoking parallels and tension between the American past of the textbooks he teaches with Graham’s personal experiences — motifs the talented cast artfully grasps.” – Time Out Chicago

<em>Her America </em> <em>Prelude to a Kiss</em> <em>Phantom Pain</em> <em>By Association</em> <em>Squeeze My Cans</em> <em>The Magic Cabaret</em> <em>Circumference of a Squirrel</em> <em>My Fair Lady</em> <em>The Rosenkranz Mysteries</em> <em>Thrones! The Musical Parody</em>