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Steppenwolf Downstairs Theatre
1650 N. Halsted St. Chicago, IL 60614
312-335-1650
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3.9 / 5 Rated by 42 members
Review from Goldstar Member
2 events 1 review

Run: do not walk to this production of "Fake" that wonders who was responsible for the Piltdown hoax. Each actor plays a dual role brilliantly especially Francis Guinan as Doyle & Cole but all are fabulous. The costumes & set design are fantastic:...continued

reviewed Sep 12 2009 report as inappropriate
Review from Yelena
49 events 27 reviews

The acting and the stage decorations were very good. The play itself - not so good. A bit disappointing.

reviewed Oct 14 2009 report as inappropriate
Review from B.c. Marko
16 events 6 reviews

Acting was good, accents not so much. Premise was very interesting and good start for a young playwright.

reviewed Sep 24 2009 report as inappropriate
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Ensemble member Eric Simonson recently completed a documentary on the late Studs Terkel for HBO. Simonson received a Tony® nomination for his direction of Steppenwolf’s The Song of Jacob Zulu with Ladysmith Black Mambazo and directed an Oscar®-nominated documentary about the acclaimed South African singing group. Simonson received an Oscar® for Best Documentary Short for his film A Note of Triumph: The Golden Age of Norman Corwin in 2006. Other directing credits at Steppenwolf include Carter’s Way (also playwright), Slaughterhouse-Five (also adaptor) and Nomathemba (Hope).

By ensemble member Eric Simonson

Directed by ensemble member Eric Simonson

Featuring ensemble members Kate Arrington, Francis Guinan and Alan Wilder with Coburn Goss and Larry Yando

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