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Steppenwolf Downstairs Theatre
1650 N. Halsted St. Chicago, IL 60614
312-335-1650
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"Endgame"
13 ratings
4.5 average rating
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5 events
4 reviews
5 stars
attended Apr 17 2010

Fantastic show. Makes you think. Not for everyone.

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1 review
2 stars
attended Apr 18 2010

It was not your "regular" play by any means, but anybody familiar with Beckett's work would deffinitely appreciate it. The acting was excellent, as expected from fine Steppenwolf ensemble.

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37 reviews
27 stars
attended Apr 20 2010

interesting play, funny and serious, I had not seen it before, and thought it was nicely done.

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Written by Samuel Beckett

Directed by Frank Galati

Nobel Prize-winning playwright Samuel Beckett is the author of more than 25 plays and novels, including Waiting for Godot, Happy Days and Krapp’s Last Tape, produced at Steppenwolf in 1978. Along with Waiting for Godot, Endgame is commonly considered to be among Beckett’s most important works.

An adaptor and director, as well as an actor, Tony® Award-winner Frank Galati’s Steppenwolf credits include Kafka on the Shore, after the quake and The Grapes of Wrath, among others. His Broadway directing credits include Ragtime and The Grapes of Wrath, and he appears as Prospero this spring in Steppenwolf’s production of The Tempest.

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