1619: The Journey of a People, The Musical
Sun Feb 05 2023 at 03:30 pm to 05:30 pm
ETA Creative Arts Foundation | Chicago, IL
About this Event
On August 20, 1619, 20 enslaved Africans arrived in Point Comfort, Va.The 400-year journey that followed would change a nation and the world. Told through three modern characters in a series of performance pieces, 1619: The Journey of a People will leave audiences both inspired and challenged. Using various musical forms including hip-hop, jazz, and blues, this fabulous musical theater production commemorates the struggle for equality and celebrates the story of America’s African sons and daughters.
With an appeal for all ages, this production reminds us that on the other side of hardship lies greatness. 1619 will leave audiences entertained, educated, and inspired!
Where is it happening?ETA Creative Arts Foundation, 7558 South South Chicago Avenue, Chicago, United States
Event Location & Nearby Stays:
USD 34.00 to USD 55.00