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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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4.3 / 5 Rated by 12 members
Jessica Anderson
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 Will
6 events 3 reviews

This play was not entertaining. It was not a feel good, leave you cozy type of experience. It was raw and intrusive. It was brilliantly performed and brilliantly wrote with a historic accuracy of the events of that era. At the end, many of us...continued

reviewed Feb 06 2010 report as inappropriate
Jane kamerling
Review from Jane kamerling
7 events 3 reviews

two man drama, great dialogue and thoughtful.

reviewed Feb 05 2010 report as inappropriate
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