Venue Details

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Steppenwolf Downstairs Theatre
1650 N. Halsted St. Chicago, IL 60614
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95 reviews
31 stars
Steppenwolf does not use microphones and it is often difficult to hear the actors.
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4 reviews
75 stars
There are multiple restaurants along Halsted if you want to eat afterwards and you can park your car in the parking lot for $13 instead of $11 for an additional 90 minutes.
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Reviews & Ratings

"Head of Passes"
19 ratings
4.3 average rating
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42 reviews
6 stars
attended Apr 04 2013

The acting was SUPERB, the first scene was GREAT, but the second half was disappointing. Shela's character was "ALL OVER THE PLACE" (with more negative than positive), leaving the finale with questions to be answered. Since this being...continued

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39 reviews
7 stars
attended Apr 07 2013

Head of Passes get's the thumb's up rating ,it was filled with lot's of family dynamics and many heartfelt, real life issues. All of the cast were excellent orators. Everyone seemed to fill the roles they played.

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24 reviews
29 stars
attended Apr 06 2013

I believe the playwright is talented and the stories he tells are important, but this one felt unfinished to me. The first act is pretty strong. The second act relies heavily on one actor and the affinity you have (hopefully) gained for her...continued

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This show contains adult language, talk of sex and drug use. Parental diiscretion is advised.