Venue Details

10 Star Starred
Mayer Kaplan JCC Theatre
5050 Church St Skokie, IL 60077
847-814-8206
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Reviews & Ratings

"I Ought to Be in Pictures"
58 ratings
4.3 average rating
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13 reviews
8 stars
attended Apr 18 2014

My husband and I travelled from the far southern suburbs for this play we knew so well. The audience was scarce, maybe ten people in a beautiful spacious auditorium. The scenery was realistic and especially convincing, as was the amazing and...continued

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54 reviews
2 stars
attended Mar 28 2014

This show was fantastic. The performances were great and so believable. It was a very charming show. I highly recommend it to anyone but especially to any Neil Simon fans.

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21 reviews
35 stars
attended Apr 04 2014

I really think I would have scored this a lot higher had it not been for Libby. The actress really overdid the part, with the hugely exaggerated "New Yawwwwkk" accent, and the smirk that was on her face, through every single scene. I think...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“If you want to be moved to tears without the sentimentality, go see Ought To Be in Pictures … an assured theatrical treat.” -Broadway World

“Touching … a mature, memorable play.” -The New York Post

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