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Curtain Call: 'Four Women' and more theater previews, openings Jan. 18-24

Jan 16, 2019 - Chicago Sun-Times

If it's live theater you seek, we've got you covered. From comedy and drama to musicals and dance, Chicago area stages offer something for everyone.

Show of the Week:

"Nina Simone: Four Women": In Christina Ham's drama, four women, including Simone, gather in the ruins of the 16th Baptist Church in Birmingham where they discuss a response to the deadly bombing which leads to arguments about class, sex, religion, politics and skin color. The music includes "Mississippi Goddam" and ...