Venue Details

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Lifeline Theatre
6912 N. Glenwood Ave. Chicago, IL 60626
773-761-4477
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Sherlock
53 events
32 reviews
7 stars
The theatre is a bit chilly (they even provide blankets)! So if you are prone to getting cold in a theatre, bring a sweater or jacket.
Midnight Cowboy
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12 events
2 reviews
3 stars
This theater is very small and steep; might be difficult to navigate for anyone with mobility issues.
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Reviews & Ratings

"Hunger"
22 ratings
4.1 average rating
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370 events
2 reviews
1 stars
attended Feb 11 2012

Lifeline Theatre always adapts novels for the stage and while I have enjoyed other shows or theirs, this is the best thing that I have seen there. It's an emotionally gripping and densely plotted story that's also a botany and a history lesson to...continued

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143 events
32 reviews
2 stars
attended Feb 04 2012

“Hunger” is a fictional take on a real, nearly 3-year siege of Leningrad (St. Petersburg) during WW II. The play revolves around the ethical conflict for employees charged with preserving for posterity an important botanical collection vs. the...

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35 events
25 reviews
5 stars
attended Feb 18 2012

I’d call this an “unfinished” play. the play's premise is very good but the writing is mediocre - none of the characters are fully contoured, you don’t get to love or fear or hate anything. messages are diluted and there’s, essentially, no big...continued

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About the Ticket Supplier: Lifeline Theatre

Lifeline Theatre and its artistic ensemble of writers, directors, designers and performers collaboratively develop literary adaptations and original theater. Lifeline’s innovative artistic and education programs for adults, children and families bring engaging and reflective stories to life.