Big Brother has its eyes on you, Chicago. 1984 — George Orwell’s prophetic vision of a future ruled by government surveillance and thought control — has been chilling readers for over 60 years.
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Start Date: Thursday, September 14, 2017
End Date: Sunday, October 8, 2017
Time: varies by date
Location: Raven Theatre West Stage – 6157 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL 60660
Cost: $10 (Ticketing processing fees apply.)
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Today, this depiction of perpetual war, propaganda and technology seems more relevant than ever. As the omniscient Big Brother holds citizens under constant surveillance. Meanwhile, protagonist Winston Smith attempts to resist the Party, an oppressive force that utilizes psychological manipulation and physical discipline to brainwash society. This stage version imbues the classic novel with all-new vitality on the Raven Theatre’s West Stage in Chicago.
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