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Greenhouse Theater Center
2257 N. Lincoln Avenue Chicago, IL 60614
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"Six Degrees of Separation"
10 ratings
4.1 average rating
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98 events
36 reviews
2 stars
attended Aug 02 2009

I did attend the event.

Restaged presentation in this intimate space is engaging and dynamic non-stop action.

The entire perfomance is a rare treat.

Michael Pogue is a standout.

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2 events
2 reviews
8 stars
attended Jul 25 2009

Saw this show on a Saturday evening. It was a pretty full house and diverse crowd. The theatre, which is a small room located upstairs, holds about 40 people so it's definitely an intimate setting. (The first row seats were a little flimsy, but...continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended Aug 09 2009

Last minute decision to attend Sunday matinee and SO glad we did. Small, intimate theatre with stage just feet from audience.
Used to Broadway musicals and larger venues, so didn't know what to expect from a "smaller production." While the...continued

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by John Guare

Inspired by a true story, the play follows the trail of a young black con man who insinuates himself into the lives of a wealthy New York couple, claiming that he is the son of actor Sidney Poitier. Captivated by his intelligence and his fascinating conversation, the couple invites him to stay, but slowly discover that not everything is what it seems on the surface. In this award-winning off-beat play, Guare examines the threads of chance that link one person to another and the consequences of lives that collide unexpectedly.