Venue Details

86 Star Starred
Cahn Auditorium
at Northwestern University 600 Emerson Street Evanston, IL 60208
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91 events
37 reviews
6 stars
Free parking nearby in Northwestern University parking garages.
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The weather was sunny. I wore slacks and nice top.
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"Fiddler on the Roof"
33 ratings
4.8 average rating
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24 events
21 reviews
19 stars
attended Aug 20 2014

wonderful play, great music, glad I went.

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33 reviews
0 stars
attended Aug 09 2014

I thoroughly enjoyed this production. All the performances were excellent. Tevye was wonderful. He seemed to be imitating Zero Mostel, and that's fine by me.

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15 reviews
8 stars
attended Aug 13 2014

Wonderful cast, great choreography, first-class orchestra - definitely a five-star production in every respect.

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This show is recommended for ages 10 and older.

The performance is two hours and 50 minutes long, including one intermission.

About the Ticket Supplier: Light Opera Works

Light Opera Works is a resident professional not-for-profit theater in Evanston, Illinois, founded in 1980. The company’s mission is to produce music theater from a variety of world traditions. Works include American, British, Viennese and French operettas such as Sweethearts, H.M.S. Pinafore, The Pirates of Penzance, Die Fledermaus, The Merry Widow and Beautiful Helen of Troy (La Belle); classic American musical theater, such as Candide, Fiddler on the Roof and Camelot, and new works such as Ragtime, Soup du Jour and No Way to Treat a Lady. All productions are in English, with foreign works done in carefully edited modern translations. Maximum scholarship is employed to preserve the original vocal and orchestral material as well as the spirit of the original text whenever possible.