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Athenaeum Theatre Studio Three
2936 N. Southport Ave Chicago, IL 60657
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Plenty of places around there to dine at (we went to Coopers over on Belmont) and street parking on Lincoln is free after 6PM.
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32 reviews
15 stars
Yes, they do have a memorial wall w/ photos & flowers, just like a real funeral, so if you are so inclined bring your own.
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Pride Films & Plays Presents: "Beautiful Thing"
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4.7 average rating
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29 reviews
10 stars
attended Jan 20 2013

First and foremost, let me say that the acting in this production was outstanding, especially by the the actors who played Jamie, Ste, and Leah. I wouldn't be surprised if all three move on to bigger and better things in the future and they...continued

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18 reviews
2 stars
attended Jan 20 2013

The play has some very nice moments.

Michelle McKenzie-Voigt and Charlie Wein are especially good in it.

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5 reviews
2 stars
attended Feb 03 2013

Solid performances by each member of the cast.

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PFP ensemble members Michelle McKenzie-Voigt (Sandra) and Patrick Rybarczyk (Tony) are joined in the cast by Robert Hilliard (Jamie) and Charlie Wein (Ste) making his Chicago debut. Kiah McKirnan, a student at Lincoln Park High School, makes her professional debut as Leah.

Jonathan Harvey (Playwright) comes from Liverpool and now lives in London. His plays include The Cherry Blossom Tree (Liverpool Playhouse Studio, 1987) which won him the 1987 National Girobank Young Writer of the Year Award; Mohair, Wildfire, and__ Beautiful Thing__, winner of the John Whiting Award 1994; Babies, winner of the George Devine Award 1993 and Evening Standard’s Most Promising Playwright Award 1994; Boom Bang-A-Bang, and__ Rupert Street Lonely Hearts Club__.  Jonathan is currently working on several projects including a new television series and a musical with the Pet Shop Boys.