Venue Details

Raven Theatre East Stage
6157 North Clark St. Chicago, IL 60660
773-338-2177
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4.7 / 5 Rated by 114 members
Review from BP
Red Velvet 96 events 72 reviews

This was my first visit (Saturday, January 2) to The Raven Theatre and it far exceeded my expectations as a venue. "Death of a Salesman" was a well-acted and powerful story of a troubled man and family. I read the screenplay in college so when I...continued

reviewed Jan 02 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from GeorgiePorgie
Red Velvet 81 events 40 reviews

Spencer (the star) was great. Biff was also wonderful. Other performances were a bit ragged (a lot of stumbled lines, and Ben was never credible at all). It might have been an off afternoon, but the central performance was compelling enough to...continued

reviewed Dec 06 2009 report as inappropriate
Review from ErsieD
Red Velvet 52 events 33 reviews

Phenomally cast, staged and executed. The 4 of us had various levels of familiarity with the show but none was not significantly impressed and moved. Yes it's a downer but we still had fun at dinner and the Haunted Fear afterwards so don't avoid...continued

reviewed Oct 25 2009 report as inappropriate
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Description

Arthur Miller’s quintessential masterpiece depicts an ordinary man, Willy Loman, a traveling salesman, in desperate pursuit of the American Dream for his family. Michael Menendian, director of Raven’s superb revival of Hedda Gabler in the 08/09 season, will direct. Featuring Co-Artistic Director JoAnn Montemurro and Raven Ensemble Member Chuck Spencer as Linda and Willy Loman.

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