Venue Details

64 Star Starred
Chicago Shakespeare Theater - Upstairs Theater
On Navy Pier 800 E. Grand Avenue Chicago, IL 60611
312-595-5600
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4.5 / 5 Rated by 20 members
Review from Kathleen S.
42 events 14 reviews

The performers were very engaging! Each cast member sang right to members of the audience and danced into or in front of our seating section at least once. The tunes were hummable and the songs were upbeat. Our kids ranged in age from 3 to 12...continued

reviewed Jul 18 2007 report as inappropriate
Review from Judy T.
22 events 6 reviews

I am not sure of the age range it was directed to. My 7 year old grandchild (quite sophisticated and a theatre goer) thought only OK and my 12 year old thought it too young for her - more for 3rd and 4th graders. Music and performances were...continued

reviewed Jul 14 2007 report as inappropriate
Review from Rachel E.
34 events 4 reviews

This was hilarious and very well done! Fun for kids and adults.

reviewed Jul 08 2007 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

“It’s a treat that will charm audiences 6 to 60.” —Chicago Sun-Times

Description

After-school detention is transformed into an adventure when a teacher shows six students the power of a good fable. Aesop’s stories, which have engaged readers of all ages for thousands of years, get a modern twist with high-spirited songs and lovable characters. 

This hour-long production is most enjoyed by ages 6 and up.

Music, lyrics and book by Michael Mahler and Alan Schmuckler

Directed by Peter Flynn

Choreography by Devanand Janki

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