This oddly-shaped shoebox located down a gangway behind a fast-food place serves as home to the bold, scrappy Old Town troupe known for intense, often dark, diamond-hard works by resident playwrights Brett Neveu and Craig Wright and others of similar sensibility. The teens and tweens of recent offshoot A Red Orchid Youth Ensemble have brought fresh energy to the company.
A Red Orchid Theatre
|Venue name:||A Red Orchid Theatre||Contact:|
1531 N Wells St
|Cross street:||between Schiller St and North Ave|
|Transport:||El stop: Brown, Purple (rush hrs) to Sedgwick. Bus: 72, 156.|
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