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Voice of Good Hope
Feb 14
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Drama

Voice of Good Hope


Presented By
City Lit Theater Company
Location
City Lit Theater Company
1020 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. IL 60660 United States + Google Map

A dramatic portrait of Barbara Jordan, the first African American congresswoman to be elected from the Deep South.  The play follows Jordan from her childhood in Houston’s Fifth Ward through her receiving the Medal of Freedom from President Bill Clinton, and deals with her pivotal role on the House Judiciary Committee during its hearings concerning the possible impeachment of President Richard Nixon, her complex political relationship with Texas power broker Robert Strauss, her struggle with muscular dystrophy, and her twenty-year relationship with Nancy Earl, her companion and occasional speechwriter, and ultimately her caregiver.

Theatre Week Performances:

Friday, February 14 – 7:30PM
Saturday, February 15 – 7:30PM
Sunday, February 16 – 3:00PM

Monday, February 17 – 7:30PM
Friday, February 21 – 7:30PM
Saturday, February 22 – 7:30PM
Sunday, February 23 – 3:00PM

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