Broadway In Chicago Main Logo
How I Learned What I Learned poster

How I Learned What I Learned

Playing at: 

Broadway Playhouse At Water Tower Place


Apr 20

May 5, 2024


Purchase Tickets

Tickets Available

Best Availability

Sorry there are currently no show times available for this show.

About the Show

Broadway In Chicago is excited to join Congo Square Theatre Company in announcing its continued 25th Anniversary celebration with the Chicago premiere of HOW I LEARNED WHAT I LEARNED, August Wilson’s autobiographical show. Directed by Ken-Matt Martin and featuring Chicago’s own Harry Lennix, this limited engagement will run from April 20 – May 5, 2024 at Broadway In Chicago’s Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place (175 E. Chestnut St).

HOW I LEARNED WHAT I LEARNED follows Wilson’s journey as a young Black writer from Pittsburgh to one of the most celebrated American playwrights of the 20th century. Written three years before his death, the one-man show recounts numerous stories from the author’s long career and the lessons they taught about what it means to be a Black artist in America.

Theatre Information

Join Our Email List

I want to receive emails with deals, show announcements and other news from Broadway In Chicago(Required)