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55 Star Starred
American Theater Company
at N. Lincoln Ave 1909 W. Byron Chicago, IL 60613
773-409-4125
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1 review
0 stars
The weather was cold. I wore jeans & a sweater.
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27 reviews
33 stars
The weather was cool. I wore casual.
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"Yeast Nation (the triumph of life)"
25 ratings
3.8 average rating
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64 events
35 reviews
10 stars
attended Oct 23 2009

This was one of the worst plays I have seen in a long time. The musical direction was really awful - the music was so loud that most of the time it was almost impossible to understand the lyrics. Guess lots of others liked it, but we certainly...continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended Oct 16 2009

I really really wanted to like it, but all of the songs sounded the same. At times you could barely hear the performers over the accompanying music. I had been looking forward to this performance too....

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38 reviews
17 stars
attended Sep 25 2009

We'd give this 3 1/2 stars. Small problem with the acoustics. Great acting, fun songs, creative ideas for the plot, costumes, staging. A bit preachy in the writing but not too much to enjoy the production. Recommend this one. Goldstar seats...continued

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Description

music + lyrics = Mark Hollmann

book + lyrics = Greg Kotis