Chicago Premiere

May 3 - July 31, 2016

In June 1989, as the Chinese government cracked down on a pro-democracy rally in Tiananmen Square, the iconic image of one man standing alone in front of a military tank captivated the world. Twenty years later, a photojournalist searches for the truth about that mysterious “Tank Man” in an epic, global adventure that explores the complex relationship between twin superpowers China and the United States.

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Cast

Production Team

* Member of Actors Equity Association

# Member of United Scenic Artists

~ Member of Stage Directors and Choreographers Society

+ TimeLine Company Member

^ TimeLine Associate Artist

§ TimeLine Playwrights Collective

Discussions & Events

  • Post-Show Discussions
    Various dates

    Join us for informal post-show discussions with members of the production team and cast.

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  • Sunday Scholars Series
    Sunday, June 5 at 5 pm

    This one-hour post-show panel discussion features experts on the themes of the play.

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  • PRE-Show Discussions
    Various dates

    Join us for an informal sneak peek into the show with members of the production team.

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  • Company Member Discussion
    Sunday, July 10

    Join us for an informal chat with TimeLine’s Company Members after today’s performance.

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  • CHIMERICA Closing
    Sunday, July 31 at 2 pm

    The final performance of Lucy Kirkwood’s “riveting” and “breathtaking” drama.

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