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Athenaeum Theatre Studio Three
2936 N. Southport Ave Chicago, IL 60657
773-935-6875
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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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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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"Six Degrees of Separation"
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Quotes & Highlights

The original production of Six Degrees of Separation won the 1991 New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award and the 1993 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Play, and was nominated for the 1991 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding New Play, the 1991 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, and the 1991 Tony Award for Best Play.

Description

This play deals with adult language, adult situations, and brief nudity.

“Six degrees of separation” refers to the idea that, if a person is one link away from each person they know, and two links away from each person who is known by each of the people they know, then everyone is at most six degrees away from any other person on Earth. The term was popularized by John Guare’s intriguing, insightful exploration of celebrity and the games we play to elevate our significance.