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46 Star Starred
Provision Theater
at S Morgan 1001 West Roosevelt Chicago, IL 60608
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34 reviews
6 stars
Free parking in lot behind theatre.
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Parking was free and next to the theater.
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"The Foreigner"
58 ratings
4.4 average rating
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4 reviews
1 stars
attended Feb 26 2012

Loved it. Had a lot of laughs. I thought all of the actors were excellent.

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1 review
2 stars
attended Feb 25 2012

The play was absolutely hilarious. All the actors played very believable characters. A play that the whole family would enjoy. The humor was clean and kept you interested and laughing for the whole 2 1/2 hours.

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57 reviews
23 stars
attended Feb 24 2012

Very funny though improbably farcical comedy, with a good cast in a very comfortable and convenient new theater. Although this was written in the 1980's, it didn't feel dated because many of the themes are still current. It's a fun way to spend an...continued

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Written By Larry Shue

Directed By Tim Gregory

This award-winning comedy classic is based on a devilishly clever idea, demonstrating what can happen when a group of devious characters must deal with a stranger who (they think) knows no English! The fact that he does fuels the non-stop hilarity of the play and sets up the wildly funny climax in which things go ridiculously awry for the “bad guys” and the “good guys” emerge triumphant. A constant invitation to relax and laugh at the foolishness of life,_ The Foreigner_ has quickly become one of America’s favorite comedies!

This production is suitable for adult and teen audiences.

About the Ticket Supplier: Provision Theater

Provision Theater Company is devoted to producing works of hope, reconciliation and redemption; works that challenge us to explore a life of meaning and purpose. Provision Theater Company has celebrated numerous Joseph Jefferson Award nominations for their critically-acclaimed productions of The Hiding Place, Cotton Patch Gospel, A Christmas Carol, C.S. Lewis on Stage, A Christmas Memory & The Thanksgiving Visitor, The Spitfire Grill and Beast on the Moon. Other highly praised productions include: Sanders Family Christmas, Godspell, Smoke on the Mountain, The Boys Next Door and The Gospel of John.