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Steppenwolf Theatre Company

1650 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60614-5518
+1 312-335-1650
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Wonderful regional theater--sometimes heavy, dark choice of material.

I used to subscribe, but now prefer to choose a couple of plays per season. The plays tend to be... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
gayhayward
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Chicago, Illinois
A bonding experience

My son moved out last month and we were looking for something to do together as friends. I love... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
276elizabethl
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Bartlett, Illinois
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Steppenwolf Theatre Company is where great acting meets big ideas. Our passion is to tell stories about how we live now. Our mission is to engage audiences in an exchange of ideas that makes us think harder, laugh longer, feel more. Steppenwolf is committed to year-round programing that engages our multi-generational audience with thought-provoking productions and helps develop new plays, new audiences and new artists for the future of American theater.
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 18:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1650 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60614-5518
Lincoln Park
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

I used to subscribe, but now prefer to choose a couple of plays per season. The plays tend to be intense, so the subscription became--what can I say--intense. The cast is unsurpassed, of course!! The recent loss of Martha Lavey will undoubtedly have its effect,...More

Thank gayhayward
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

My son moved out last month and we were looking for something to do together as friends. I love live theater and it turns out he does, too. Steppenwolf always has amazing, gripping acting and beautifully crafted scripts. We will be talking about the play...More

Thank 276elizabethl
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

For those of you who don't know Steppenwolf is a world renowned theater that has turned out many of our best known film actors. The work is edgy, contemporary, fun and accessible. This was my first visit and I was amazed at how initiate the...More

Thank PelleasPhiladelphia
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This was my first visit to Steppenwolf Theater in Chicago and I was excited to see a Tracy Letts play. The theater is small and all of the seating appears to be good. We liked the entire experience and thought that the actors were excellent,...More

Thank rae_wul
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

I have visited this highly respected theatre three times in the last three years. It is the home of August: Osage County and other classics, in this ilk. Tracy Letts is a superb playwright and great actor. So I decided to book for his new...More

Thank MancTeacher
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Saw the newest Tracy Letts play Linda Vista Great writing and directing. Actors are good. A must see. Another's big hit for Steppenwolf

Thank Carol R
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

I love the small venue. It makes for an intimate experience. We saw Straight White Men, which was great. The actors were brilliant. They even had a short group discussion that we thoroughly enjoyed. Top notch all the way.

Thank MichiganTravelwriter
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We visited for a performance of 'Monster,' a play adapted from a bestseller about a young black man on trial for murder. Billed as a YA show, the event did not disappoint with serious (and seriously good) ensemble acting. The 90-minute show had many young...More

Thank Mauralela
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

I've been half a dozen times, and am always amazed at the ingenuity and creativity of the performance, writing and acting! It's worth the cost, and I'll keep coming back! PS: Stay for the conversation afterwards! It's a great way to process and analyze after...More

Thank ScubaFred
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

I only felt here a little bit too poor and too young from the main crowd. I liked the bar at the entrance who one can use without going to the theater st all. Very convenient especially when husband wait for his wife because he...More

Thank Anna G
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Lincoln Park
Head to the North Side of Chicago for a stroll through
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boasts over 1200 acres of green space complete with a
free zoo open to visitors year-round. This
pedestrian-friendly neighborhood is lined with parks,
row homes, boutiques, taverns, and nature. Lincoln
Park itself borders the lakefront area offering
peaceful views of the water and the Chicago skyline.
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