Close Sidebar
This show closed on October 13, 2019

About Family Drama

Akvavit Theatre presents two one-acts presented in partnership with the International Voices Project. Included are the U.S. premiere of "Goliath" by Maria Tryti Vennerød, translated by May-Brit Akerholt and directed by Co-Artistic Director Kirstin Franklin, and "The Returning" by Fredrik Brattberg, translated by Henning Hegland and directed by Lee Peters.

"Goliath" retells the classic biblical story as a family drama in which David and Goliath are brothers, and Goliath lives with the myth of his favored heroic little brother.

In "The Returning," a mother and a father are grieving the loss of their son, Gustav, whom they assume to be dead, but not all is what it seems.

Start Date

End Date

Age

Recommended for ages 12 and up.

The Rivendell Theatre

5775 N Ridge Ave, Chicago, IL 60660

Family Drama tickets on TodayTix

Tickets are not currently available. Set an alert and we’ll tell you when more tickets go on sale.