South Side Youth Performance Fest
This free event includes performances and scenic design presentations by local south side high school students.
- 6:30 PM - Doors open and scenic design exhibition
- 7:00 PM - Performances
- 8:30 PM - Reception with food catered by Piccolo Mondo and awards ceremony next door at the Smart Museum
Recommended Shows (5)
History may well remember the work of Watson and Crick, but it was British chemist Rosalind Franklin who provided the key to the double helix DNA discovery. Photograph 51 shares the complex story of an ambitious female scientist in a world of men, her pursuit for the secret of life, and her forgotten accomplishments.
Next event2/21/2019 7:30 PM
beyond the rainbow: Court Community Conversations
In conjunction with our production of Ntozake Shange’s For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide / When the Rainbow is Enuf, Court Theatre is presenting a series of curated, community-focused events allowing participants to engage with the themes in Shange’s work in a variety of ways.
Next event3/14/2019 6:00 PM
For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf
A sisterhood of eight 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.
Next event3/14/2019 7:30 PM
Spotlight Reading Series
A citywide, yearlong event to rediscover classic plays by writers of color
At Court Theatre, we’re embarking on a new effort to connect with communities and revive a love for classic plays from outside of the traditional canon through our Spotlight Reading Series.
Join us as we bring together professional directors and actors to showcase these rarely performed plays all over Chicago—for free.
Next event4/8/2019 6:30 PM
The Adventures of Augie March
Young Augie March is a product of the Great Depression: resourceful, searching for love, and striving to grow up and away from home. Augie explores what it takes to succeed in the world as a true individual.
Next event5/9/2019 7:30 PM