Venue Details

Victory Gardens Zacek McVay Theater
Formerly the Victory Gardens Biograph Theater 2433 North Lincoln Avenue Chicago, IL 60614
773-871-3000
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3.9 / 5 Rated by 27 members
Review from Andrea L
212 events 104 reviews

Excellent acting, set, direction. The conclusion was a bit confusing.

reviewed Feb 02 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Barbara
132 events 90 reviews

The acting was wonderful and it is not a story that you have seen before! The actors and director and produces all came out for the talk back which made it even more interesting. Great cast all with Indian backgrounds which made it more authentic!

reviewed Feb 03 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Herr Vic
329 events 68 reviews

The title has multiple meanings. Very funny for the first hour or so, then it starts to slide gradually into darkness. I think the script might benefit from a few tweaks, but overall I rate the writing a work of genius. Extremely talented cast...continued

reviewed Jan 29 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Stephanie
44 events 39 reviews

I thought this was an OK play. I love the topic, very unique and fun to get a window into a call center in India. I guess my biggest issue is that there were so many big themes - death of a mark, infatuation with a mark, cultural differences,...continued

reviewed Jan 27 2013 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

“A play that has sharp things to say about subjects varying from Indian racism to American consumerism. … It’s intelligent, punchy and pointed.” —The Times (UK)
“Surging with its own comic resilience, the play is a minor marvel.” —The Independent
Read a review of The Royal Court’s production of Disconnect in The Telegraph.

Description

Written by Anupama Chandrasekhar

Directed by Ann Filmer

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