The Center for Black Diaspora along with Dexter Zollicoffer and students from the DePaul Theater School will hosted an hour-long performance from three African-American Playwrights of the 1960’s on Monday, October 8, 2018 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Please register via the Eventbrite link provided here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/1960s-black-theater-performative-readings-with-depaul-theater-students-tickets-48379398082
These performances include the following playwrights and works:
Wine in the Wilderness by Alice Childress
Funnyhouse of a Negro by Adrienne Kennedy
Blues for Mister Charlie by James Baldwin
The above event is a part of a series of the events organized around the theme of the Black 1960’s. Among them will be an exhibit of Ebony and Jet Magazine covers on the 1960’s published by the Chicago-based Johnson Publishing Company. For this one, please register for the opening exhibit reception here. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/1960s-ebony-jet-magazine-cover-exhibit-opening-tickets-50789490734?utm-medium=discovery&utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&aff=escb&utm-source=cp&utm-term=listing
Light food and refreshments will be served.