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Free Theatre Saturday – 24 Hour Play Festival – April 4

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Write, rehearse, and stage a play in 24 hours?  Enjoy University of Chicago University Theater students as they write, rehearse and stage new plays in this 24 hour play festival. Bring a few friends and enjoy a great night of  theatre.

Cost: Frugal Free!
When: Saturday, April 4, 2009 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Where: Reynolds Club, (First floor theatre) University of Chicago, 5706 South University, Chicago
Neighborhood: Hyde Park
Time: 8 – 11 p.m.
Contact: 773-702-9315
Website: University Theatre
Duration: Until 11 p.m.
Getting There:  Bus – The CTA #6 Jackson Park Express bus will take you from downtown Chicago to Hyde Park. Catch the bus southbound on State Street in the Loop. Get off at 57th or 59th Street, walk under the train tracks, and continue west to the campus; Metra – Catch the Metra Electric commuter train at the Randolph, Van Buren, or Roosevelt station. Get off at 57th or 59th Street and walk west to the campus; by Car – Exit at 57th Drive (the Museum of Science and Industry). Go west and curve around the museum. Take the fourth right onto the Midway Plaisance and go west to the campus.

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Direct Off at Strawdog Theatre – Sat. March 7

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A theatre slapdown brought to you courtesy of Strawdog Theatre. “8 of Chicago’s top directors bring 2 scenes, 2 actors, and 2 props, and only 1 will win.” Oh, it’s so on.

Cost: Frugal Free!
When: Saturday, March 7, 11 p.m.
Where: Strawdog Theatre Company, 3829 N. Broadway, Chicago.
Time: 11 p.m.
Contact: 773-528-9696
Website: Strawdog Theatre Company
Duration: Depends on how messy it gets.