Synopsis

Doors 7:30pm Show 8pm Price: $10 A live interactive game show that invites audience members to experience what it means to be a scientist on the cusp of glory… or failure. Scientists will face off against each other to win the title of Pre-Eminent Tandem Scientists by completing middle school science experiments. Scientists must outmaneuver their opponents all before time – or resources – run out. Intrigued? Read the Science Night FAQ. The Dilettantes craft distinctive, immersive experiences that contain both performance and participation. Their projects can be narrative-based, structurally experimental, or anywhere in between -- exploring what’s joyful, unexpected and necessary about being in a room with other human beings. The Dilettantes are Erika Grammel, Rebecca Stevens and Aaron Weissman. Cast features Christopher Audain, Ali Hoefnagel, Kieran Kredell, and Karen Shimmin.

Running Time

90 minutes, presented without an intermission

Content Advisory

Steppenwolf does not offer advisories about subject matter, as sensitivities vary from person to person.If you have any questions about content, age-appropriateness or stage effects(such as strobe lights or theatrical fog) that might have a bearing on patron comfort, please contact the box office at 312-335-1650.

Additional Information

Science Night is a part of Steppenwolf's LookOut Series - a new multi-genre performance series, presenting a wide variety of work, coming from a diverse array of voices, artists emerging and established alike.

In our brand new 1700 Theatre, a casual, intimate and flexible 80-seat theater located behind Front Bar: Coffee and Drinks - Steppenwolf's new destination for coffee, drinks and food.

The Dilettantes Online


The Dilettantes official site
Science Night trailer

Running Time

90 minutes, presented without an intermission

Content Advisory

Steppenwolf does not offer advisories about subject matter, as sensitivities vary from person to person.If you have any questions about content, age-appropriateness or stage effects(such as strobe lights or theatrical fog) that might have a bearing on patron comfort, please contact the box office at 312-335-1650.

Additional Information

Science Night is a part of Steppenwolf's LookOut Series - a new multi-genre performance series, presenting a wide variety of work, coming from a diverse array of voices, artists emerging and established alike.

In our brand new 1700 Theatre, a casual, intimate and flexible 80-seat theater located behind Front Bar: Coffee and Drinks - Steppenwolf's new destination for coffee, drinks and food.

The Dilettantes Online


The Dilettantes official site
Science Night trailer