(Chicago, March 18, 2020) The safety and health of our patrons, staff and theatrical companies is our top priority. In response to the rapidly evolving COVID-19 (coronavirus) here is an update of the shows that are canceled or are rescheduled: :
GOSHEN, BROADWAY PLAYHOUSE, MAY 22 – 31, 2020 – CANCELLED
Ticket holders for GOSHEN should contact their point of purchase for refunds.
Our future productions will continue to be reviewed as further guidance and recommendations are provided by the CDC and Chicago Department of Public Health.
GOSHEN, inspired by the story of the Exodus, brings together Donald Lawrence and members of The Tri-City Singers, rapper Sir The Baptist, poet J. Ivy, and choir master Zeke Locke with Chicago’s Deeply Rooted Dance Theater for a collaboration of gospel music, song, dramatic narrative, and dance theater rooted in African-American traditions.GOSHEN speaks to contemporary social challenges through a lens of humanity, spiritual healing, and joy.
GOSHEN is directed and choreographed by Deeply Rooted Co-Founder and Creative Director Kevin Iega Jeff; additional Deeply Rooted choreographers include Artistic Director Nicole Clarke-Springer, Associate Artistic Director Gary Abbott, and Artistic Team member/Rehearsal Director Joshua L. Ishmon, joined by South African choreographer Tshediso Kabulu.
All patrons, regardless of age, must have a paid ticket for admission. GOSHEN is recommended for ages 5+.