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||THEATER SPOTLIGHT Tilikum
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Kristiana Rae-Colon's hypnotically gorgeous and emotionally shattering drama Tilikum delves into the legacy of slavery, the obscene profits of the prison-industrial complex and ( not incidentally ) the tragic life of the Seaworld's longtime star attraction, the orca Tilikum. Gregory Geffrard's galvanizing performance as Tilikum is backed by a percussive soundscape and shimmering projections that capture the beauty of the ocean depths. In all, Tilikum is of the best shows of the year. It runs through July 29 in a Sideshow Theatre production at the Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Ave.; $15-$30. Visit Victorygardens.org .
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