Venue Details

64 Star Starred
Chopin Theatre Mainstage
1543 W. Division Ave. Chicago, IL 60642
773-278-1500
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50 events
24 reviews
1 stars
Parking can be scarce, so arrive early and if possible go on Sunday. The meters don't have to be fed.
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6 events
2 reviews
0 stars
Parking is a bit tight in this neighborhood. There is paybox parking on Milwaukee and on Ashland and Division. Paybox parking is free on Sundays
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Reviews & Ratings

"Ivywild: The True Tall Tales of Bathhouse John"
34 ratings
3.9 average rating
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185 events
100 reviews
15 stars
attended May 25 2013

Incredible visual and sonic feast in telling part of Chicago-related history. Would help to read the program's timeline of the actual, concrete facts in the lives of Bathhouse John et al, but once the audience gets used to the fantasy format we...continued

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73 events
45 reviews
7 stars
attended May 02 2013

Theater of the absurd, bizarre, loud, annoying. Save yourself a trip. Stay home and read a good book.

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105 events
33 reviews
17 stars
attended May 05 2013

It was very creative and the performers were good (especially Princess), but whether it was me or the performance, it kind of left me cold.

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Description

Ivywild stars Kurt Chiang (The NeoFuturists), Anthony Courser (Burning Bluebeard at The NeoFuturists, Barrel of Monkeys), The Hypocrites company member Tien Doman (The Fall of the House of Usher, Romeo Juliet, Sophocles: Seven Sicknesses_), Jay Torrence (_Burning Bluebeard, Roustabout: The Great Circus Train Wreck_) and Ryan Walters (_Six Characters in Search of an Author, former artistic director of The NeoFuturists).