“My Kind of Town” (John Conroy’s new play on the Burge era)

Posted on May 11, 2012

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May 11 - 29, 2012
All Day

TimeLine Theatre
615 W. Wellington Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60657

From Timeline Theatre:

My Kind of Town puts a human face on the police torture scandal that has plagued Chicago for more than three decades. Veteran investigative journalist John Conroy covered the story, challenging public indifference to become one of the leading voices drawing attention to the charges. My Kind of Town is his passionate, groundbreaking new drama revolving around one imprisoned man’s fight for justice, inspired by the stories of numerous victims, police officers, prosecutors and families whose lives have been poisoned by the allegations. With interlocking storylines that humanize the play’s issues of corruption and responsibility, My Kind of Town sets the stage for a new conversation about today’s culture of law and order.

Runs May 11 through July 29.

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