Venue Details

19 Star Starred
Rivendell Theatre
5779 N. Ridge Avenue Chicago, IL 60660
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63 events
43 reviews
7 stars
The theatre is on an arterial street, and there is no parking on that street, and plenty of traffic. You can park on one of the nearby residential streets behind or across from the theatre.
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63 events
43 reviews
7 stars
Definitely a dine before you go. I note that there's a pizza carryout place right next door, so if the weather's nice, a slice & a coke might work.
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19 ratings
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Henk Green Red Velvet
505 events
97 reviews
97 stars
attended Apr 10 2014

Just strange and hard pressed to be edgey and relevant.

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57 events
12 reviews
18 stars
attended Apr 11 2014

The jester, or whoever the actor who engaged with the audience before the show was supposed to be, was especially good. The way they constantly interspersed dialogues with little drumrolls was unusual. While it somewhat appealed to me, no doub...continued

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72 events
60 reviews
6 stars
attended Apr 19 2014

It was not good. This was our 8th BWB show and clearly not up to par. All of the dialog was shouted, which becomes old quite quickly. The story line should have been straight forward from the classic material, but was only confused. The combat...continued

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This production contains partial nudity and stage violence.