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Address: 1543 W Division St, Chicago, IL 60642
Phone Number: +1 773-769-3832
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Intimate with High Energy Acting

This small theatre only seated about 130 for the Death and Harry Houdini performance we saw last Saturday. The theatre lobby is tiny without much room for sitting or hanging out... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 30, 2016
jmcn5195
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DeKalb, Illinois
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DeKalb, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

This small theatre only seated about 130 for the Death and Harry Houdini performance we saw last Saturday. The theatre lobby is tiny without much room for sitting or hanging out while waiting for the show to start. There was a small cash bar and the service was good. The staff were friendly. The actual theatre was so small that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Once an up-and-coming new theatre group--the "darling" of Chicago's critics (e.g., Chris Jones)--now after well over a decade of producing ALL original plays in arguably the toughest theatre city in the USA, The House Theatre of Chicago has really come into its own. No other Chicago theatre experience approaches The House experience in creativity, phenomenal story telling, great acting, amazing... More 

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Chelsea K, Director of Sales at The House Theatre of Chicago, responded to this review

Oh my golly, Peter G! That is the kindest, most thoughtful way to share your experiences with The House, and we're all just so stoked to hear you've clearly been following us for a long time. We like to think of someone like you as a Super Fan and our bonafide Hero, and you're living up to the moniker! Thanks... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

This up-and-coming troupe pulls together original works that incorporate spectacle of some sort, which magic, music or magnificent puppetry. I always leave a performing feeling lighter and happier - or at the very least, amazed.

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Chelsea K, Director of Sales at The House Theatre of Chicago, responded to this review

Hi WindyCityRosa! Thanks so much for sharing your experiences with The House! You are making my day telling us how our shows make you feel wonderful. I truly appreciate you being a regular, and look forward to hosting you again soon. Happy New Year! More 

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