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"Nobody in Chicago does adolescent angst quite like the Side Project... the intimate Rogers Park company treats young-adult characters as if they’re no less complicated than those in Ibsen."

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Even on the brink of death, it's never too late to start over from the beginning.

In the deadliest battle of WWII, three Russian teenagers meet in a bombed out apartment where they forge a family in the midst of tragedy and vow that in their adult lives they will truly live.

Previews: May 20-21 @ 7:30p
Open: May 22 @ 7:30pm
Runs: May 22-June 16

View the trailer video here.

The Promise

by Aleksei Arbuzov
directed by Keaton Wooden

May 20 - June 16

Sunday through Tues @ 7:30pm; Saturdays @ 4pm