Venue Details

3 Star Starred
Richard Christiansen Theater
at Victory Gardens Theater 2433 N Lincoln Ave Chicago, IL 60614
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"Dessa Rose"
21 ratings
4.7 average rating
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27 reviews
8 stars
attended Mar 29 2014

This was highly recommended by a friend. I really liked the music and the performances. I thought the actual plot was not very good with a lot of holes, but I am not a fan of Ragtime either, so it might just be the writing doesn't speak to me. I...continued

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67 reviews
93 stars
attended Mar 23 2014

This was a beautifully acted, touching play. The story was fascinating and quite a different take on slavery. Dessa Rose deserves a much larger audience. It is definitely one of the best evenings of theater I have seen and I see over 100 shows...continued

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32 reviews
12 stars
attended Mar 23 2014

Go, go, go, go, go! Do not miss this. it's a wonderful musical with a very beautiful score, a moving story, and a fantastic production from Bailiwick. Not a wrong note in any aspect. You'll kick yourself for missing this one.

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