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Profiles Theatre
4139-4147 N. Broadway Chicago, IL 60613
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4.2 / 5 Rated by 10 members
Review from C. Rala
13 events 1 review

Great performances, up close!

reviewed Nov 14 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Jack Straw
Red Velvet 51 events 8 reviews

The script is positively ingenious. Great acting, excellent production.
I thoroughly enjoyed it!

reviewed Dec 04 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
9 events 4 reviews

Awesome play! It was entertaining the whole way and the performances are really strong. I had a smile on my face for the sull duration. Highly recommended!

reviewed Nov 21 2008 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

“Jason Wells has crafted a taut, cleverly orchestrated piece about power, personal psychosis, game-playing, morality and the terror of failure.” —Chicago Sun-Times (Highly Recommended)
“Rick Snyder’s well-paced and consistently involving production for Profiles Theatre reminds you of Wells’ talents and the play’s taut sophistication.  I was mightily impressed by this script and the play works well in this intimate setting!” —Chicago Tribune
Men of Tortuga is miles ahead of most of the year’s plays… Profiles does right by this tale of absurd savages in suits plotting destruction.” __ —Time Out Chicago__
__Men of Tortuga has been Jeff recommended. __


From the theater company that presented the critically acclaimed premieres of Neil LaBute’s hit plays Fat Pig, In a Dark Dark House, Some Girl(s) and This Is How It Goes, Profiles Theatre opens its 20th Anniversary Season with the acclaimed comedy-drama Men of Tortuga by Jason Wells, directed by Steppenwolf ensemble member Rick Snyder.

Men of Tortuga features Profiles ensemble members Eric Burgher and Darrell W. Cox, along with Todd Lahrman, Jack McCabe and Fred Wellisch.

Profiles 20th Anniversary Season’s inaugural production of Men of Tortuga marks the first full production in Chicago of this acclaimed play since its premiere at Steppenwolf’s First Look Series.

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