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The Chicago Trilogy Stage Reading

  • Evanston Public Library 1703 Orrington Avenue Evanston, IL, 60201 United States (map)

Sandra Seaton brings to life the world of Cyrus Colter. Experience the 1960s and the frustrations and triumphs of black life on Chicago's South Side in this powerful adaptation of Colter's prize-winning short stories. This stage reading of Seaton's trilogy of one-act plays is directed by Tim Rhoze, artistic director of Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre. This event is cosponsored by the Chicago Literary Hall of Fame, the Guild Literary Complex, and Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre.

Cast: Keith Williams as Spivey/Fritz; George Shirley as Ford; Darren Jones as Dave; Mardra Thomas as Mildred/Anita; Joi Anissa Russell as Thelma/Mrs. Adams/Eunice