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Freedom Ride
Feb 14
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Musical

Freedom Ride


Presented By
Chicago Opera Theater
Location
Studebaker Theater
410 S Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60605 United States
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*Theatre Week tickets for this production are SOLD OUT. Full price tickets may still be available. Visit the theatre’s website for more information.*

When the Congress of Racial Equality comes to New Orleans in the sweltering summer of 1961, Sylvie Davenport is torn. Handed a pamphlet and asked to board a Greyhound bus, Sylvie is forced to choose between her academic future and the future of the nation in a story that highlights how far we’ve come and how far we still have left to go.

Music & Libretto by Dan Shore
Conducted by Lidiya Yankovskaya
Directed by Tazewell Thompson
World Premiere – Commissioned by Chicago Opera Theater
Featuring the Chicago Sinfonietta

Theatre Week Performances:

Friday, February 14 – 7:30PM SOLD OUT
Sunday, February 16 – 3:00PM SOLD OUT

BUY TICKETS NOW
Or call the box office at (312) 704-8414
Or visit the box office in-person at the Studebaker Theater
Use promo code: CTW20

To view other Chicago Theatre Week offers, click here.


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