EXTENDED Thru Nov 24th "The Killer Angels" (Lifeline Theatre): A Lifeline Achievement

EXTENDED Thru Nov 24th "The Killer Angels" (Lifeline Theatre):  A Lifeline Achievement

A textbook tells the facts.  A movie showcases the action.  This play embodies the true human struggle of the Civil War.  It’s like a reenactment, but instead of reliving glorified battlefield maneuvers, it focuses on the men making the historical decisions.  This insider’s perspective shows the conflict, the doubt, and the hope of a nation divided over independence.

Niall McGinty and Chris Hainsworth in Lifeline Theatre's "The Killer Angels", adapted by Karen Tarjan, directed by Matt Miller. (photo by Suzanne Plunkett)

 Read the rest of my review at Chicago Theater Beat.

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