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American Theater Company
at N. Lincoln Ave 1909 W. Byron Chicago, IL 60613
773-409-4125
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The weather was cold. I wore jeans & a sweater.
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The weather was cool. I wore casual.
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"The Amish Project"
10 ratings
4.9 average rating
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5 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Oct 01 2011

This is an extremely moving one-woman play that should cause us all to rethink our approach to dealing with those who treat us unjustly. The actress did an excellent job of switching among the half dozen or so characters. In a small theater...continued

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8 reviews
6 stars
attended Oct 01 2011

Phenomenal writing and acting. The actress really inhabited 7 characters and seamlessly moved from one to another, all the while carrying the Amish theme. The writing is profound and really helps one explore moral-ethical issues around horrific...continued

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7 reviews
22 stars
attended Oct 15 2011

This show was incredibly moving, and the real-life story told in a most compelling way by the extremely talented Sadieh Rifai. One weekend left--see it while you can!

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Quotes & Highlights

Watch a video of The Amish Project in a former production starring the playwright herself, Jessica Dickey.

Description

Written by Jessica Dickey

Directed by ATC Artistic Director PJ Paparelli

With ATC Ensemble member Sadieh Rifai