Venue Details

133 Star Starred
Victory Gardens Zacek McVay Theater
Formerly the Victory Gardens Biograph Theater 2433 North Lincoln Avenue Chicago, IL 60614
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5 events
1 review
2 stars
There were no restrictions on bringing concessions into the theatre.
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32 reviews
15 stars
The day we went the play was sold out. Be sure to check before you go if you think you can just walk in and they will have tickets, not necessarily so.
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"Blue Door"
12 ratings
4.3 average rating
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7 events
3 reviews
1 stars
attended Feb 05 2010

two man drama, great dialogue and thoughtful.

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25 events
2 reviews
1 stars
attended Jan 28 2010

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

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8 events
3 reviews
7 stars
attended Feb 06 2010

Wonderful play! Entertaining and thought provoking. A must see!!

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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.