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Victory Gardens Zacek McVay Theater
Formerly the Victory Gardens Biograph Theater 2433 North Lincoln Avenue Chicago, IL 60614
773-871-3000
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4.3 / 5 Rated by 12 members
Review from Jessica Anderson
9 events 6 reviews

I loved that it was a two person play. It was intimate and riveting. Also, as an African American woman, it was difficult to watch at times, but I can appreciate the honesty and am always happy to see this subject matter tackled with class.

reviewed Jan 23 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Jane kamerling
7 events 3 reviews

two man drama, great dialogue and thoughtful.

reviewed Feb 05 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Carol Frischman
25 events 2 reviews

This was a well acted, powerful story of identity and family and the journey toward self-acceptance. The set design enhanced the story and created for me an intimate connection to the story and characters (I especially liked it when the...continued

reviewed Jan 28 2010 report as inappropriate
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A soul-searching journey begins when an African-American professor is left by his wife due to his reluctance to embrace his identity. The night of their break he’s visited by the spirits of several male ancestors whose stories illuminate and guide his way._ Blue Door _is a beautiful exploration of family and identity that will resonate with anyone who has ever struggled to live with—or escape—the past.

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