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This show closed on May 7, 2017

About Beyond Caring

At the margins of society, on the knife-edge of survival, they work for low wages, in harsh conditions. No safety net. No insurance or protections. No guarantee of work tomorrow.

This critically-acclaimed piece, most recently produced at the UK’s National Theatre, is re-imagined for Chicago by writer/director Alexander Zeldin. In association with Dark Harbor Stories, a company led by Ensemble Member David Schwimmer and Tom Hodges, this play is a gritty portrait of those who cling precariously to the bottom rung of the ladder. Full of life, humor, and tenderness, it sheds light on America’s shadow economy and shines an unflinching spotlight on the incendiary intersection of race and class.

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90min (no intermission)

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Recommended for ages 18 and up. Contains Nudity and Sexual Situations.

By the end of director Alexander Zeldin’s quietly compelling production, I could barely breathe.
Time Out London
★★★★★
The London Times

Lookingglass at Water Tower Water Works

821 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611

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