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HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY at American Blues Theater

HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY

by Randal Myler and Mark Harelik

Directed by Damon Kiely

Music Directed by Malcolm Ruhl

http://www.americanbluestheater.com

SYNOPSIS

Following Hank Williams’ rise from the beginnings to his triumphs on the Grand Ole Opry to his self-destruction at twenty-nine. Audiences will be treated to an unforgettable tribute of more than 20 hits, including “I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry”, “Move It on Over”, “Hey, Good Lookin’”, and “Jambalaya”.

“A profound emotional journey…forceful, clear-eyed, moving, impressive!”— Rolling Stone
“The best example of a musician’s bio put on stage that I’ve seen!”—The New York Post

SPECIAL MEETUP GROUP RATE: TICKETS $19.00
USE THE CODEWORD “MEETUP” TO RECEIVE $10.00 OFF THE REGULAR PRICE OF $29.00

DISCOUNTED TICKETS MAY ONLY BE PURCHASED VIA PHONE OR IN-PERSON

BUY TICKETS VIA PHONE:
CALL THE BOX OFFICE AT[masked]
Hours: Wednesday - Saturday 12:00pm-8:00pm; Sundays 12:00pm-4:00pm
CODEWORD: MEETUP

BUY TICKETS IN PERSON:
Greenhouse Theater Center Box Office, 2257 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago
Hours: Wednesday - Saturday 12:00pm-8:00pm; Sundays 12:00pm-4:00pm
CODEWORD: MEETUP

GENERAL ADMISSION SEATING, SO THE GROUP WILL SIT TOGETHER.
If there is interest, we will go out after the show for a Post Show Discussion/Socializing.

YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR BUYING YOUR OWN TICKET.
PLEASE DO NOT RSVP UNLESS YOU HAVE PURCHASED A TICKET FIRST.

American Blues Theater recently relocated to the heart of Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood at 2257 North Lincoln Avenue inside the Greenhouse Theater Center. http://www.greenhousetheater.org/index.php/neighborhood/gettinghere

GETTING HERE VIA PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

A. RED LINE OR BROWN LINE EL: Get off at the FULLERTON stop -- all trains including the Purple Line stop there. When you exit the station, turn right and walk one block east and then two blocks south on Lincoln Ave. The Greenhouse Theater Center is on the left side of Lincoln Avenue just past the old Children’s Memorial Hospital, 5 doors south of Belden Ave & Starbucks.

B. #11 LINCOLN Bus: Get off at Lincoln & Orchard, walk ½ block south or #74 FULLERTON Bus: Get off at Lincoln & Belden, walk ½ block south.

Click on the CTA trip planner http://transitchicago.com/ for directions to the theater.

DRIVING DIRECTIONS

A. LAKE SHORE DRIVE: From the north or south, exit at Fullerton, and head west about one mile. Make a hard left on to Lincoln Ave. at the major intersection of Lincoln/Fullerton/Halsted, drive past hospital, and the Greenhouse Theater Center is on your left, between Belden and Webster.

EDENS OR KENNEDY

B. EXPRESSWAYS (INTERSTATES 90/94)

FROM THE NORTH: Exit at Fullerton, turn left at the bottom of the ramp on to Fullerton Ave. heading east. Drive approximately 2 miles east. Make a soft right on to Lincoln Ave. at the major intersection of Lincoln/Fullerton/Halsted, drive past hospital, and the Greenhouse Theater Center is on your left, between Belden and Webster.

FROM THE SOUTH: Exit at Fullerton, turn right at the bottom of the ramp on to Fullerton Ave. heading east. Drive approximately 2 miles east. Make a soft right on to Lincoln Ave. at the major intersection of Lincoln/Fullerton/Halsted, drive past hospital, and the Greenhouse Theater Center is on your left, between Belden and Webster.

PARKING

Parking for Greenhouse Theater Center patrons is available at the old Children's Memorial Hospital Garage, located at 2316 N. Lincoln, just south of Fullerton Ave.  There is a street light that marks the open entrance to the garage. Currently, the first two floors of the parking garage will be open to the public for FREE. There is a 5 hour limit, and only 100 spaces are available. The Alderman's office cannot guarantee how long this will last but the theaters will work to negotiate a parking discount should the garage go under new management. In addition to the garage, there is metered parking on Lincoln Ave.

For more information about AMERICAN BLUES THEATER visit:
http://www.americanbluestheater.com

FOLLOW AMERICAN BLUES THEATER ON:
FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/americanbluestheater

TWITTER: https://twitter.com/americanbluesth

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  • A former member
    A former member

    This was one of the best shows I have ever seen! GO SEE THIS SHOW!! If you haven't heard of Hank Williams (or know little or nothing about him) you will be a fan of his by the end! HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!! A MUST SEE!

    September 7, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    This was, by far, the BEST production I've been to in Chicago. To be so intimately seated and an actual part of the performance was an experience I want to do again. Scott? Can we do it again?

    September 6, 2013

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