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Theater Wit
1229 West Belmont Chicago, IL 60657
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6 stars
There is street parking in the neighborhood just south of the theater.
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8 stars
casual place great value and lots of fun
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"The Burnt Part Boys"
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38 reviews
13 stars
attended Dec 09 2012

What a wonderful show! Poignant story, well executed, terrific staging, and warm-hearted performances by all. Singing was very well done!

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26 reviews
4 stars
attended Nov 08 2012

The staging was amazing. The director was able to transform the scene from a kitchen to a forest to a mine, all with a few props and very effective set and lighting. The cast was strong -- great voices and acting. The whole musical had a...continued

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11 reviews
16 stars
attended Nov 18 2012

The actors and their voices were very good and the scene changes were skillfully handled. However, the story was depressing, and I did not feel uplifted, only sorry about the characters and their lives.

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Music by Chris Miller

Lyrics by Nathan Tysen

Book by Mariana Elder

Directed by Jonathan Berry

Musical Direction by Nicholas Davio

Running time is approximately 90 minutes.