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Lifeline Theatre
6912 N. Glenwood Ave. Chicago, IL 60626
773-761-4477
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40 events
22 reviews
15 stars
I wore I wore a dress with a light jacket and I wrapped myself in the blanket the theater provided to all audience members, but it was still like being inside a refrigerator. Bring a down jacket. .
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14 events
9 reviews
4 stars
I wore a sweater - the theater A/C is very strong - but they do provide blankets!.
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"Hunger"
22 ratings
4.1 average rating
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397 events
2 reviews
12 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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146 events
32 reviews
3 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...continued

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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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