Venue Details

55 Star Starred
American Theater Company
at N. Lincoln Ave 1909 W. Byron Chicago, IL 60613
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4.9 / 5 Rated by 11 members
Review from Pat C.
Red Velvet 186 events 84 reviews

COLUMBINUS is a tribute to the power of live theater! So spellbound was the audience at its conclusion we couldn't even applaud, just sat in stunned silence for a full thirty seconds before showing our appreciation. Speechless. Overcome. What...continued

reviewed Mar 29 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Esther Kaplan
63 events 18 reviews

The acting was stellar. I was riveted from the beginning of the production to the end. The third act is so powerful because it is a wake-up call for every community. This is a show that should not be missed.

reviewed Mar 29 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Bkorobkin
14 events 8 reviews

This was a powerful (documentary) play about the shooting at Columbine High School in 1999. Furthermore, it was an extremely accurate view of the turmoil of high schoolers. I can't say enough about this haunting interpretation. It was extremely...continued

reviewed Mar 16 2013 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

“… a remarkable artistic achievement … a very full and careful analysis of all sides of this incident … you don’t want to miss.” –Chris Jones,_ Chicago Tribune_
“Highly recommended. The impact … is thundering… stunningly realized… You watch it compulsively.” –Hedy Weiss, Chicago Sun-Times


columbinus features Matt Bausone (Freak/Eric Harris), Rob Fenton (Prep), Eric Folks (Loner/Dylan Klebold), Leah Raidt (Faith), Aaron J. Nelson (Jock), Kelly O’Sullivan (Perfect), Tyler Ravelson (AP), and Sadieh Rifai (Rebel).

Please be advised that this production includes adult language, strobe lights, loud music and loud noises.

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