Venue Details

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Lifeline Theatre
6912 N. Glenwood Ave. Chicago, IL 60626
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55 events
32 reviews
8 stars
The theatre is a bit chilly (they even provide blankets)! So if you are prone to getting cold in a theatre, bring a sweater or jacket.
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12 events
2 reviews
3 stars
This theater is very small and steep; might be difficult to navigate for anyone with mobility issues.
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Reviews & Ratings

28 ratings
4.4 average rating
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5 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Apr 30 2010

Acting was really, really impressive. Casting was perfect, and even multiple characters played by same actor was phenomenally pulled off. Obviously a very talented group of people. However, I personally did not like the plot at all. It was rather...continued

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48 events
22 reviews
3 stars
attended Jun 06 2010

as always, Lifeline does so much with very little. Great costumes, creative scenery, excellent adaptation.

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Andrea L
210 events
104 reviews
3 stars
attended Jun 17 2010

I felt the play dragged, the faux accents were often hard to understand, and the lighting for a great part of the first act were so dim as to be wildly soporific.

I probably would have enjoyed the script, but I never took any particular...continued

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Journey to London Below, with its rogues’ gallery of liars, outcasts and assassins, on a treacherous voyage to awaken the hero within.

Bestselling author Neil Gaiman is a prolific creator of prose, poetry, film, journalism, comic books, lyrics, and drama. His works have received numerous awards, including the Hugo, Nebula, Locus, and the 2009 Newbery Medal. He is best known for The Sandman graphic novel series, his novels _Stardust and American Gods_, and his children’s books Coraline and The Graveyard Book.

Gaiman originally wrote Neverwhere as a screenplay for a six-part BBC TV series that aired in 1996, and his novel of the same name was released shortly thereafter.

About the Ticket Supplier: Lifeline Theatre

Lifeline Theatre and its artistic ensemble of writers, directors, designers and performers collaboratively develop literary adaptations and original theater. Lifeline’s innovative artistic and education programs for adults, children and families bring engaging and reflective stories to life.