Ah, Wilderness! | Goodman Theatre | Theater & Performance | Chicago Reader

Ah, Wilderness! Agenda The Short List (Theater) Image Closing (Theater and Galleries)

When: Tuesdays-Sundays. Continues through July 23 2017

There's a something old and sweet about preparing a dining-room table for a big holiday dinner. I mean the literal act of pulling the two halves of the table apart and dropping leaves into the gap between them so you can fit more people in. It suggests sharing and abundance, family and friends, refuge and welcome, sentiment and celebration—a little American dream, played out in varnished maple. Before grandma could serve the turkey in that famous Norman Rockwell Thanksgiving painting, somebody had to add the extra planks and drape them with the good lace cloth. Continue reading >>

Price: $20-$75

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