WINDY CITY TIMES
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Quest Theatre Ensemble is known for attaching the term "The People's" onto all the titles of its shows since they almost always come without an admission charge. So don't be confused with Quest's production of The People's Barnum, since it's really the acclaimed 1980 Broadway musical simply known as Barnum. Find out about the life of the famous circus showman as imagined by playwright Mark Bramble and the peppy score of Cy Coleman (Sweet Charity, City of Angels) and lyricist Michael Stewart (I Love My Wife). Barnum plays through March 18 at the Blue Theatre, 1609 W. Gregory St. Performances are at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays with 2 p.m. Sunday matinees. There is no admission charge, though donations are appreciated; call 312-458-0895 or visit www.questensemble.org . Photo by Julie Taylor
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