Venue Details

133 Star Starred
Victory Gardens Zacek McVay Theater
Formerly the Victory Gardens Biograph Theater 2433 North Lincoln Avenue Chicago, IL 60614
773-871-3000
Venue website Get directions

Reviews & Ratings

"In the Next Room (or The Vibrator Play)"
19 ratings
4.1 average rating
  • 6
    5
  • 10
    4
  • 1
    3
  • 2
    2
  • 0
    1
Ken
67 events
12 reviews
15 stars
attended Sep 16 2011

I know this play was nominated for some awards, but I'm sorry. The primary source of humor in the play is making fun of the lack of knowledge of the characters. This is, to me, a cheap shot, since it is easy to do, and people will be doing it...continued

star this review starred report as inappropriate
19 events
11 reviews
2 stars
attended Sep 18 2011

Unlike most other people reviewing this play, I really didn't enjoy it. The idea of what was happening in the next room in Victorian times is an interesting concept to explore in a theatrical setting, but something just didn't work for me. The...continued

star this review starred report as inappropriate
12 events
7 reviews
0 stars
attended Sep 10 2011

The preview audience was laughing out loud throughout. Not for the easily embarrassed.

star this review starred report as inappropriate
View All 12 Reviews
More Information

Description

Written by Sarah Ruhl

Directed by Sandy Shinner

Victory Gardens Theater Holiday Package <em>Roz and Ray</em> <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em> Chicago Bulls Basketball Blue Man Group Chicago <em>STOMP</em> <em>Crazy For You</em> Walker Stalker Con Chicago 2017 Chicago Travel & Adventure Show <em>Thrones! The Musical Parody</em> <em>The Illusionists -- Live From Broadway</em> <em>My Fair Lady</em>