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Chicago Puppet Fest presents:

Rough House Theater Co.: Invitation to a Beheading

Added Show Has New Date! Sunday, 1/29 at 3:30pm


In a bizarre and irrational world, a man is condemned to death for an absurd crime and sent to a surreal prison to await his execution. But the prison may not be what it seems… Alternately disorienting, absurd, hysterical, and hopeful, this great novel by one of the 20th century’s masters is brought to the stage by Michael Brown and Rough House, with their signature combination of playfulness and strangeness. Full of surprising twists and turns, the novel comes to life through a combination of puppetry, masks, and imaginative storytelling.

Event Details

Friday, January 27
at 9pm
Saturday, January 28 at 8:30pm
Sunday January 29 at 3:30 and 7pm

Location: The Chopin Theatre (downstairs), 1543 W. Division St.

Cost: $30/$20 students & seniors

Ages: 12 and up

Running Time: 80 mins

ADA Accessible? No

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