Venue Details

135 Star Starred
Greenhouse Theater Center
2257 N. Lincoln Avenue Chicago, IL 60614
773-404-7336
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"Tea With Edie and Fitz"
25 ratings
4.2 average rating
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31 reviews
17 stars
attended Jun 02 2013

The play was fabulous. The writing was wonderful and much better then we even anticipated. It was such an unusual topic for this day and age and it was performed so well, with great stage sets and costuming.

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23 reviews
6 stars
attended May 25 2013

Actors did a good job, except for the part of Zelda--way over the top. Couldn't empathized with her. She was shrill and screamed a lot--don't know if it was the direction, but I don't think she "got it" about Zelda's illness. Characterization...continued

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33 events
17 reviews
3 stars
attended May 23 2013

Even better the 2nd time.

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Quotes & Highlights

“A work of ambition and potential … Deft work by Michael Graham … and Zelda (sparkling Nora Lise Ulrey, making a firecracker-like Chicago debut)…” —Chicago Sun-Times
“Jim Schneider’s direction renders Patti Roeder and Michael D. Graham’s Wharton and James as witty and engaging a couple as ever shared passions all the more enduring for being platonic, while Madison Niederhauser and Nora Lise Ulrey’s Scott and Zelda convey the tragedy lurking beneath the veneer of jazz-age celebrity.”  —Windy City Times
Tea is for Terrific … A lingering sophisticated libation!”  —ChicagoTheatreBeat.com

Description

Written by Adam Pasen

Directed by Jim Schneider

<em>It's a Wonderful Life: Live in Chicago!</em> <em>Pygmalion</em> <em>Circumference of a Squirrel</em> <em>Uncle Philip's Coat</em> <em>EL Stories: Holiday Train</em> <em>Barney the Elf</em> <em>Her America </em> <em>Prelude to a Kiss</em> <em>The Magic Cabaret</em> Comedian Margaret Cho Blue Man Group Chicago <em>STOMP</em> <em>Crazy For You</em> <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em> <em>The Illusionists -- Live From Broadway</em> Joffrey Ballet's <em>The Nutcracker</em> <em>My Fair Lady</em> Ballet Chicago's <em>The Nutcracker</em> <em>The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time</em>