Venue Details

43 Star Starred
Oil Lamp Theater
1723 Glenview Road Glenview, IL 60025
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5.0 / 5 Rated by 4 members
Review from PJ

Really funny and realistic picture of a Jewish family and their angst about accepting a member of another faith into the fold. Done tastefully and full of laughs. The actors gave it their all and played their parts perfectly. Very small, warm...continued

reviewed Mar 31 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Eva

Super fun story, very nice play, was a pleasure to see it and really enjoy it! The theater was small ,but very cute one, in intermission time , there was an easter play with eggs, delicious cookie and soda! Can't be more perfect to spend Sunday...continued

reviewed Mar 31 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member

Great theatre, fabulous cast and witty, very enjoyable production. Go see it!

reviewed Mar 10 2013 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

“Hilarious and quite moving. wonderfully blends farce with a genuine insight.”—Chicago Sun Times
“Very funny … The well crafted play has a lot to say about nuclear families of any ethnic persuasion.”—Wall Street Journal


This Oil Lamp Theater production features Andrea Rappaport, Shaun Nathan Baer, Judi Schnidler, Rick March, Josh Greiveldinger and Laura Coleman.

Beau Jest is directed by Ron Ben-Joseph.

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