Venue Details

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Lifeline Theatre
6912 N. Glenwood Ave. Chicago, IL 60626
773-761-4477
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15 events
5 reviews
7 stars
The weather was Sunny and moderate, however I recommend wearing long pants and a long sleeve shirt to the theater. It was rather chilly for most. .
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Sherlock
56 events
32 reviews
13 stars
The theatre is a bit chilly (they even provide blankets)! So if you are prone to getting cold in a theatre, bring a sweater or jacket.
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Reviews & Ratings

"The Moonstone"
13 ratings
4.4 average rating
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44 events
8 reviews
14 stars
attended Mar 03 2011

It is always amazing what the Lifeline Theatre can do with this adaptations. Well written, well acted and a lot of fun to watch - and a great set design for such an intimate space.

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34 reviews
9 stars
attended Feb 05 2011

Great play! the play is long (3 hs) but has 2 intermissions! The costumes are wonderful and i would definetly see this again! I was on the edge of my seat from begining to end!

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21 reviews
10 stars
attended Mar 17 2011

so nicely done - charming sets and a great story. wonderful adaptation of wilkie collins novel that's intriguing with mystery and humor. DO see this one for a step back in appropriate pinkie's up society!

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Description

The Moonstone

A world premiere based on the classic mystery by Wilkie Collins

Adapted by Robert Kauzlaric

Directed by Paul S. Holmquist

The Moonstone, an Indian diamond steeped in a history of violence and mysticism, is stolen from Rachel Verinder’s sitting room, and no one in her household is above suspicion. Join an unforgettable collection of liars, lovers, addicts and outcasts as they struggle to uncover the truth and reclaim the stone before its curse destroys them all. This thrilling mystery, regarded as the first detective novel in the English language, is re-imagined by the award-winning adaptor and director of The Island of Dr. Moreau and Neverwhere.