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The House Theatre of Chicago

1543 W Division St, Chicago, IL 60642-3337
+1 773-769-3832
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A new take on The Nutcracker

I took my adult daughter to Chicago for a birthday weekend. While looking for things to do during... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2016
beenz4u
,
Minneapolis, MN
via mobile
Great time!!

We saw the Harry Houdini show and it was entertaining. The small theater lead to an intimate... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2016
Prego51
,
Chicago, Illinois
via mobile
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1543 W Division St, Chicago, IL 60642-3337
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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

I took my adult daughter to Chicago for a birthday weekend. While looking for things to do during our short stay, I asked my cousin what he would recommend. He is an active member of the Chicago theater community and recommended this production. When we...More

Thank beenz4u
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We saw the Harry Houdini show and it was entertaining. The small theater lead to an intimate, exciting environment. The actors engaged the audience and we left with a smile on our face!

Thank Prego51
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Great show, very small theater but excellent acting and magic. Took our 13 year old grandson and he loved it.

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 31 May 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...More

Thank jmcn5195
Reviewed 29 April 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...More

Thank Peter G
Chelsea K, Director of Sales at The House Theatre of Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2015

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...More

Reviewed 1 January 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.

Thank WindyCityRosa
Chelsea K, Director of Sales at The House Theatre of Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2015

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!

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