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The Big Meal, American Theater Company, extended through March 27. Generations of family joys, squabbles and tragedies get played out in a series of suburban restaurants in Dan LeFranc's poignant world-premiere drama that speedily encapsulates the fleeting nature of life. SCM
Samuel J. and K., Steppenwolf Theatre for Young Adults, through March 13. Naperville native Mat Smart has penned an insightful drama looking at two brothers, one Black and one white, who question their heritage and family bonds during a trip to Africa. SCM
Travels with my Aunt, Writers' Theatre, through March 27. This intimate work of theatrical fabulosity, adapted from Graham Greene's comic novel, is visually and verbally stylish. Its dazzling four-man cast all play the Aunt, and everyone else! Don't miss. JA
A Twist of Water, Route 66 Theatre at Theater Wit, through March 26. For centuries, pilgrims have migrated to Chicago's lakefront seeking comfort and strength (including our new mayor). In this propitious new play, expat Caitlin Montanye Parrish tells us why. MSB
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