Venue Details

Steppenwolf Downstairs Theatre
1650 N. Halsted St. Chicago, IL 60614
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4.0 / 5 Rated by 42 members
Kathleen Burke
Review from Kathleen Burke
Red Velvet 323 events 11 reviews

Performers were superb, but flawed system did them a disservice. Even lines not deliberately muffled were muddled.

reviewed Dec 31 2013 report as inappropriate
David M. Heisler
Review from David M. Heisler
Red Velvet 22 events 9 reviews

Our Red Velvet seats were outstanding. Play is thought-provoking, very well-written and acted, with an amazing set. However, a lot of the language is extremely coarse, and it does take a while to get used to the rhythm and tenor of the overlapping...continued

reviewed Dec 29 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Barbara
148 events 103 reviews

Interesting in the theme of the deaf world and issues in family communication. Sometimes hard to hear in the balcony despite excellent hearing. Also, it was not always easy to understand the speech of the deaf son. Unique, in that it dealt with...continued

reviewed Dec 13 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Tynia
17 events 12 reviews

I had really good seats, and folks at Steppenwolf were very friendly. Many people had rescheduled due to the weather, so there were many available seats closer to stage, and ushers offered them to us, but we stayed in ours, as they were fine....continued

reviewed Jan 05 2014 report as inappropriate
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Show run time is two hours and 15 minutes, including one intermission.

This show contains strong language.

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