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School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play
April 8 @ 7:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until April 12, 2020
An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Sunday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until April 12, 2020
One event on March 31, 2020 at 7:30pm
This biting and buoyant comedy, “ferociously entertaining, as heartwarming as it is hilarious” (The Hollywood Reporter), arrives in Chicago on the heels of a critically acclaimed, extended run Off-Broadway. As the reigning queen bee at Ghana’s most exclusive boarding school sets her sights on the Miss Universe pageant, a new student unexpectedly changes the game. This “gleeful African makeover of an American genre” (The New York Times) spotlights the universal similarities—and glaring differences—of teenage girls around the globe.