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A Night at the Theatre 2019
March 14 @ 5:30 pm$75.00
Please join the South East Chicago Commission for “A Night at the Theater” for night of fun and fundraising to support Neighborhood Enhancement beautification projects for Hyde Park, Kenwood, Oakland, Washington Park and Woodlawn communities. The night begins at the Smart Museum at 5:30 pm on March 14, 2019.
5:30PM Reception Smart Museum of Art (5550 S Greenwood Ave)
7:30PM Opening Night Performance at Court Theatre (5535 S Ellis Ave)
TCKETS ARE NOW SOLD OUT. If you cannot attend, please consider Making A Donation to make a charitable donation to the program. Every donation is greatly appreciated, regardless of size.
About the Performance:
By Ntozake Shange
Directed by Seret Scott
A sisterhood of seven women tell their stories through dramatic prose poetry, music, and movement. Told in vivid language, their experiences resound with fearless beauty and unity, despite exposing the unending challenges and oppressions that women of color face every day.
Director Seret Scott (Native Son) returns to playwright Ntozake Shange‘s cherished work after performing as a member of the original Broadway cast from 1976-1978. She will inspire new audiences with this series of stories that still resonate profoundly forty years later.