Rooming House returns to Chicago!
April 11, 2019 at 8:00pm
Venue West: 221 N Paulina St., Chicago, IL 60612
Student ($15 tickets) - use code LUCKYSTUDENT
Industry Tickets ($25 tickets, use code LUCKYINDUSTRY
Senior ($30 tickets) - use code LUCKYSENIOR
Codes valid online up to an hour before performance. IDs will be checked at will call for proof of age, student status, or industry status.
Playful and personal, Rooming House synthesizes contemporary dance and theater to create a dynamic blueprint for exploring the question: what makes a person do something that could have life changing consequences? Rooming House begins with an intimate conversation among friends, slipping easily between Spanish and English, as they recall stories of people who’ve taken actions with potentially devastating costs. When the myth of Orpheus and Eurydice is mentioned, varied interpretations propel the group into a physically and psychologically complex game of whodunit, taking them down a rabbit hole into the lives of everyday people who do extraordinary things—from life endangering rescues, to defecting from Cuba, to letting go of someone you love.