Venue Details

Mercury Theater
3745 N. Southport Avenue Chicago, IL 60613
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4.7 / 5 Rated by 227 members
Review from older theater fan
Red Velvet 172 events 55 reviews

This was a good feel show, well-executed and sung.

reviewed Dec 17 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from RC
Red Velvet 49 events 39 reviews

Fantastic performance. Wonderful way to begin the Christmas Holiday. The cast was terrific, incredibly talented, with outstanding voices. Our Goldstar seats were superb. One of the finest holiday shows that I've ever seen.

reviewed Dec 13 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from James Cunningham
Red Velvet 142 events 37 reviews

too long, and very saccharine. Music is nice,

reviewed Dec 06 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Kathleen Burch
Red Velvet 74 events 35 reviews

Excellent show. Took two grandkids - eight year old girl loved it, 13 year old grandson not so much, but I think he's just not too much into theater. Parking is a disaster around there, though. We did valet parking and had to leave the car double...continued

reviewed Dec 18 2011 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

  • “A sacred part of a Chicago Christmas!” —Chicago Tribune
  • “This year’s voyage is overflowing with sincerity and love, and audiences will indeed ‘Take it, and pass it on.’” —Colin Douglas, Chicago Theater Review
  • “A full, uproarious cast finds harmony in the telling of a now classic Chicago holiday show.” —Kaitlyn Kearn, Chicago Stage Standard
  • “It is the story itself and the ensemble of actors … that tell this story and make this more than a play, but rather an experience and even better a memory.” —Alan Bresloff, Around the Town Chicago


Running time is 2 hours and 15 minutes, including intermission.

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