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Theater Wit
1229 West Belmont Chicago, IL 60657
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11 reviews
6 stars
There is street parking in the neighborhood just south of the theater.
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8 stars
casual place great value and lots of fun
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4.2 average rating
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10 reviews
3 stars
attended Jan 21 2012

Dramatic, fast moving, amazing cast. It was a simple story line with dramatic turns - the characters were realistic and easy to relate to. The cast I am assuming was direct from the UK - if not their accents were spot on. I'm 40, my daughter...continued

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3 reviews
3 stars
attended Jan 15 2012

The performances were strong and the play itself is thematically rich material (sort of The History Boys meet Quentin Tarantino).

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By Simon Stephens

Directed by Jonathan Berry

The American premiere of Simon Stephens’ powerful and critically acclaimed drama about a group of high school age students preparing for their final exams and nearing the end of their school lives. When the whole world opens up before you, there’s a danger it’ll swallow you up, there’s danger all around in this shattering new play that explores the volatility of adolescent life.


Jess Berry – Cissy

Joey DeBettencourt – William

Jeff Duhigg – Dr. Harvey

Ryan Heindl – Chadwick

Leah Karpel – Lilly

J.J Phillips – Bennett

Leah Raidt – Tanya

Brandon Ruiter – Nicolas