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Theater Oobleck: A Memory Palace of Fear by Martha Bayne

  • Silent Funny 4106 West Chicago Avenue Chicago, IL, 60651 United States (map)

What haunts your house? Eviction? Foreclosure? Mice? Ghosts?

A MEMORY PALACE OF FEAR is a haunted house about housing -- an immersive theater installation exploring the ways the spaces we call home can turn from refuge to menace, and back again.

Workshop performances

October 29, 6-10 pm
October 39, 1-5 pm

$10 suggested donation; more if you’ve got it, free if you’re broke. 

Tours start every 15 minutes, with a running time of approximately half an hour. Timed advance tickets are strongly recommended, and available here: A limited number of walkup tickets will also be available, first come, first served.

May not be appropriate for kids under 12.

Created by: Martha Bayne, Billie Howard, Sara Heymann, Andrea Jablonski, Charlie Malawe, and Lily Emerson Malawe

With: Emmy Bean, Jean Carlos Claudio, Sharon Lanza, and Kat McJimsey

Produced by Theater Oobleck, with support from the Social Justice News Nexus program at Medill School of Journalism.