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at N Troy St 3502 N. Elston Ave. Chicago, IL 60618
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You can park around the back of Chief O'Neill's restaurant. Dress casual. Dining nearby is plentiful. We like Chicken and Salad works for a quick meal. Chief O' Neill's is good for dinner, and Tanos has a good quick pizza.
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actor/bartender serves great drinks while watching
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"Ren Faire! A Fistful of Ducats"
29 ratings
4.3 average rating
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52 events
6 reviews
21 stars
attended Aug 12 2012

Pretty raunchy, but what do you expect of the Elizabethan era? It was fall out of your seat funny.

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2 reviews
3 stars
attended Aug 05 2012

Not sure what to expect when I got there.......left with a belly full of laughs, great performance with enough quirks that had me talking about the play to others, cleverly done- I applaud it.

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50 reviews
29 stars
attended Jul 22 2012

While the story line was quite humorous and the acting itself was good-I didn't realize how crude the language and jokes would be. From the description on Goldstar, I didn't see anything like that at all, unless I missed it somewhere. A little...continued

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“Kyle Hamman’s production reaches—lunges, even—beyond the usual Factory lampoonery, evoking Mel Brooks’s genre parodies like Blazing Saddles while displaying wicked wit, satisfying comic timing, and fantastic swordplay.” -_Time Out Chicago _(four stars - Critic’s Pick)
“Lowbrow humor pairs well with high-class execution…” -The Chicago Reader
“…an 85-minute hybrid of spaghetti western and Elizabethan swordplay.”-Chicago Theater Beat (Three Stars)


_ WARNING: In Traditional Factory Tradition, this play is Traditionally raunchy … be warned! _