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1229 West Belmont Chicago, IL 60657
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There is street parking in the neighborhood just south of the theater.
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"Speaking in Tongues"
34 ratings
4.1 average rating
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28 reviews
4 stars
attended Feb 22 2013

Some humor, some touching moments. The twists in the story line kept you alert, tho sometimes a challenge to follow. The acting was superb. Great staging. An interesting play to discuss after. Many poignant points.

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27 reviews
33 stars
attended Mar 10 2013

excellent writing, direction and performance. great set design some of the best actors in town

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Quotes & Highlights

“Jeffry Stanton’s production for Interrobang Theatre Project mostly succeeds at teasing out the threads in Bovell’s narrative skein with sensitivity and nuance.” —Chicago Tribune (3 Stars)
“With Interrobang, you are in the hands of a talented group of people who tell it like it is. This is an intriguing experience and one worth having. And even if you are not in the market for a reflective theater-going experience that makes you to look into your soul, this stellar production is one that you should try not to miss.” -Chicago Theater Beat
“Bovell’s well-named Speaking In Tongues employs four actors - flawlessly coordinated in Jeffry Stanton’s intricate staging.” —Stage and Cinema
“Director Jeffry Stanton gets layered work from his cast in a production featuring moody atmospherics and an appropriately puzzle-like set design by Mike Mroch.”  —Chicago Reader


This show’s running time is two hours and 10 minutes, including an intermission.