Venue Details

Steppenwolf Downstairs Theatre
1650 N. Halsted St. Chicago, IL 60614
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4.1 / 5 Rated by 27 members
Review from marta kozyckyj
Red Velvet 5 events 4 reviews

this is a difficult play to convey the complexities of each character. Though there were moments of good acting as a whole I think it fell short.

reviewed Jul 31 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Kaye Hiatt
34 events 14 reviews

Most of the acting was very good, but some weak leading roles.

I have read three interpretations of this production, and still don't understand it.

reviewed Jul 07 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Budellen
20 events 8 reviews

The play itself was enjoyable. The actress who played Masha was a little weak and therefore not well understood but the rest of the cast was very good

reviewed Aug 17 2012 report as inappropriate
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Director Anna D. Shapiro notes, “Three Sisters is a play about a certain kind of paralysis. It is about all of the things we construct in the future that keep us immobilized in the day. There are unhappy marriages, unrequited love, duels and really nasty in-laws. And everybody’s trying to get somewhere else. And it’s funny. Funny in the way that serious human folly can be funny.”

The parking structure for the theater is rather modest.  Please allow ample time for parking.

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