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Watch Wheeler trash His Life in “Linda Vista”

**** Recommended **** As soon as Wheeler (Ian Barford), the central character in Tracy Letts’ new play, “Linda Vista”, now playing at Steppenwolf, opens his mouth, you know he’s a jerk, and you know that someone that opinionated will never change.  Although the dialogue is well-written and very funny, the outcome is inevitable.  Even though you can see the train wreck coming, it’s an interesting trip.  3 ½ Spotlights

“Linda Vista” runs through May 21st at Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted, St., Chicago.  Running time is 2 hours, 50 minutes, with an intermission.  Performances are Tuesday through Sunday at 7:30 pm; Wednesday matinees at 2:00 pm; Saturday and Sunday matinees at 3:00 pm.  Tickets range from $20-$94.  Paid parking is available in Steppenwolf’s garage at 1624 N. Halsted.  Valet parking is also available.  FYI (312) 335-1650 or

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