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Peace in Chicago: An Intergenerational Celebration

December 19, 2018 @ 7:30 pm

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Peace in Chicago: An Intergenerational Celebration is a festive mash-up of new art music, poetry, and hip hop, bringing together mentors and protégées for a creative evening that celebrates peace, art, and joy.

See the world premiere oratorio Price of Peace by The JuJu Exchange led by Nico Segal & Julian Reid.

Featuring work by Young Chicago Authors’ Kevin Coval, Jalen Kobayashi & National Youth Poet Laureate Patricia Frazier. It also features the Chicago Children’s Choir & Josephine Lee.

Exciting opening acts star Young Chicago Authors poets Loona Dae, Ric Wilson & Victor! backed by The Burns Twins.

Passionate pleas for peace from poets CM Burroughs & Ed Roberson (Poetry Foundation) will complement the premiere of Americans by Scott Johnson & Starburst by Jessie Montgomery.

 

Looking for $5 tickets?

First, make sure you sign up for Teen Arts Pass. You will get a digital TAP card in your email. Bring it to the Harris Theater on the day of the show to purchase your tickets at the box office. You may want to call the box office first to ensure tickets are still available.

Venue

Harris Theater for Music and Dance
205 E Randolph Drive
Chicago, IL 60601 United States
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Box Office Contact:
(312) 334-7777
Box Office Hours:
Monday – Friday 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM; on performance days 12:00 PM until 30 minutes after the performance starts

Details

Date:
December 19, 2018
Time:
7:30 pm
Discipline:
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More Event Details

Runtime
2.5 hours

Location Details:

TAP members should purchase tickets at the Level 5 Box Office.

Getting there:
The Harris Theater for Music and Dance is located at 205 E. Randolph Drive at the north end of Millennium Park in downtown Chicago. When driving, the Millennium Park Garage, located at 5 S. Columbus Dr., offers direct indoor access to the Harris Theater lobbies. Discounted parking validation for Millennium Park Garage is available at the Harris Theater Orchestra level box office. For further details about parking validation, please contact the box office at 312.334.7777.

The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) train stations close to the Harris Theater include the Red Line Lake Street station, and the Brown/Green/Orange/Purple/Pink Line trains’ Washington/Wabash station. Visit transitchicago.com for additional CTA routes and details.

If arriving downtown via Metra trains: taxi cabs and CTA buses are all immediately available from Union, Ogilvie, and LaSalle Street stations. The Harris Theater is just a block from the Randolph Street and South Shore Line stations. For additional Metra information and schedules please visit metrarail.com.