Venue Details

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Athenaeum Theatre
at W Oakdale Ave 2936 North Southport Avenue Chicago, IL 60657
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I wore walkable shoes. You are moving around alot so wear comfortable shoes..
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Free street parking if you can find it or two pay and park lots adjacent to theatre
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"Long Day's Journey Into Night"
47 ratings
4.2 average rating
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3 reviews
200 stars
attended Nov 01 2012

This play was great! Very emotional, and very poignant. It does run close to 4 hours so be sure to plan accordingly and they start right on time so be there early enough to get yourself situated.

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39 reviews
5 stars
attended Nov 11 2012

The first act seemed to drag a tiny bit, but it was really just a directorial choice to show the characters before they had been loosened up drink and dope. I feel sorry for the people who didn't stick with the whole show. Mary was played with...continued

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19 reviews
11 stars
attended Nov 01 2012

I wished I had known ahead of time that it was a 3 hr and 45 minute play. That being said the acting was good. (I kept seeing Meryl Streep in the lead actress). The redundancy began to wear thin with the repetition of their collective ills until...continued

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The play will be directed by Eclipse Artistic Director Nathaniel Swift. Featuring ensemble members Stephen Dale (Edmund Tyrone) and Joe McCauley (Jamie Tyrone), with guest artists Patrick Blashill (James Tyrone), Jaimelyn Gray (Cathleen), and Susan Monts-Bologna (Mary Tyrone).