Ibsen in Chicago

A Play in Twelve Scenes

3M, 3F


In 1882, an unluckily ensemble of scrappy Scandavian immigrants converge to put on a play in boomtown Chicago. As this ragtag group of new Americans rehearse a controversial new play by their fellow countrymen Henrik Ibsen, their various enmities and misunderstandings take vaudevillian proportions 

Premiere: Seattle Repertory Theatre, 2018.

Directed by: Braden Abraham. 

Cast: Allen Fitzpatrick, Christopher McLinden, Kirsten Potter, Hannah Ruwe, Annette Toutonghi, and R. Hamilton Wright.




Originally commissioned by Seattle Repertory Theatre.

"A lighthearted new work with TONS of humor and an engaging story— Broadwayworld.com   



"An unqualified SUCCESS"  

—Seattle PI

"Sharp and humorous"  

—Seattle Stranger