About Blind Date
Before Twitter, Tinder and 24/7 news, two of history’s most enigmatic leaders—Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev—meet to halt the arms race. A crafty game of one-upmanship ensues, while their wives engage in a passive-aggressive tango over tea. “A fresh and funny talent” (Backstage), playwright Rogelio Martinez “finds new twists on old topics” (Variety) in this compulsively fascinating, slyly comic backstage glimpse of a 20th century landmark event.
Recommended for ages 14 and up.
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Goodman Theatre, Chicago’s oldest and largest not-for-profit theater, has won international renown for its high-quality productions of classic and contemporary works brought to life by a wide range of artists and visions.