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Victory Gardens Zacek McVay Theater
Formerly the Victory Gardens Biograph Theater 2433 North Lincoln Avenue Chicago, IL 60614
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Free parking available at the now unused garage of the closed Children's Memorial Hospital on Lincoln Avenue
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There are so many dining options on the same block as the theater -- Thai, Italian, Middle Eastern, Mexican -- you might as well eat here before the show.
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3 reviews
8 stars
attended Nov 24 2013

Well-written, thought-provoking --and quite funny--script about 3 generations of dysfunctional family- and socio-cultural history (think a more serious August: Osage County, set in Arkansas rather than Oklahoma). Stellar performances--especially...continued

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28 reviews
1 stars
attended Nov 23 2013

Very well done with out the pointed finger or judgement.
Proud of the talent that thrives in Chicago.

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56 reviews
6 stars
attended Nov 16 2013

It's a dysfunctional family comes together at a funeral play. We've seen it before; not a lot of new material. However, VG truly puts on a great performance. Fantastic set, very believable actors (we all have these people somewhere in our...continued

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By Branden Jacobs-Jenkins

Directed by Gary Griffin

Run Time: 120min