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Raven Theatre East Stage
6157 North Clark St. Chicago, IL 60660
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"Twelve Angry Men"
66 ratings
4.5 average rating
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18 events
11 reviews
5 stars
attended Feb 16 2010

I will skip comments on the play, which is well know.

*Please note that I attended a preview performance - so perfection was not expected

The performance showed promise. A few lines were fumbled, a few errors made, but all in all it was...continued

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28 reviews
48 stars
attended Feb 26 2010

This is the kind of play that is ideal for a theater as intimate as the Raven East. The characters were wonderfully drawn, the stage beautifully used. My only regret is that there had to be an intermission. Luckily the cast was able to...continued

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11 reviews
3 stars
attended Mar 12 2010

The play could have been a springboard for some fabulous performances, but wasn't. They overacted the "angry" part, which might have been more effective if it was a little more subtle. That said, I love this theater, so I took a chance. Not...continued

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Aaron Todd Douglas, Raven Guest Artist and founding member of Congo Square Theatre Ensemble, directs this ultimate courtroom drama.

About the Ticket Supplier: Raven Theatre

Raven Theatre’s mission is to establish itself as an important voice in regional theater, focusing on American classics, as well as new and lesser-known projects that shed light on the “American Experience.” The company’s mission is realized by uniting an ensemble of Chicago-based theater artists from diverse disciplines who work together with the goal of maintaining a high standard of artistic excellence with programming easily accessible to patrons of all ages and socio-economic backgrounds, and thereby enriching our community’s cultural life. Vigorously fresh revivals of masterpieces by great playwrights such as Miller, Williams, Saroyan and Mamet introduce new audiences to established classics, while original and lesser-known works give voice to the next generation of playwrights. Through Raven’s Children’s Theatre Program, the company seeks to present a wide range of theatrical education and entertainment options applicable across a broad academic spectrum.