Venue Details

52 Star Starred
Music Box Theatre
3733 North Southport Avenue Chicago, IL 60613
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13 reviews
20 stars
I took the Brown line to the Southport stop. An easy pleasant stroll about 10 minutes to the theater. You can browse restaurants lining Southport for a meal later.
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6 reviews
25 stars
I wore a black leather mini skirt with thigh highs and a low cut top..
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National Theatre Live Screening: "Othello"
5 ratings
4.8 average rating
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40 events
16 reviews
11 stars
attended Oct 13 2013

having seen it in person in a good seat and loving it at The National this enhanced it even more by giving me a real close up look at facial expressions and all that goes in to making it a riveting experience

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8 reviews
0 stars
attended Oct 13 2013

The NT production Othello gets att 5 stars (even more, were they available...) Such a fantastic production! Superb acting, and very clever stage design. I'm so grateful for NT Live!!!

But the Music Box just gets 3-4 stars or so. The seats are...continued

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25 events
6 reviews
23 stars
attended Oct 13 2013

Really good performance. Seeing it as a simulcast from London enhanced the experience. Iago was fantastic.

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Olivier Award-winning actor Adrian Lester (Henry V at the National Theatre, BBC’s Hustle) takes the title role. Playing opposite him as the duplicitous Iago is fellow Olivier Award-winner Rory Kinnear (The Last of the Haussmans, James Bond: Skyfall), who is reunited with director Nicholas Hytner (Timon of Athens, One Man, Two Guvnors) following their acclaimed collaboration on the National Theatre’s recent production of Hamlet.