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Gala 2015

Supporting Chicago Shakespeare in Urban Communities

Team Shakespeare, recognized by the White House as a 2014 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award recipient, is CST’s acclaimed arts-in-education initiative. The program annually introduces more than 40,000 students to Shakespeare in performance and for 20 years has positioned the Theater as a partner in literacy through award-winning professional development programs for teachers.

Chicago Shakespeare in the Parks is endorsed by Mayor Rahm Emanuel as a summertime tradition that makes "Chicago's neighborhoods come alive with the thrill and magice of live theater." This innovative partnership beween Chicago's cultural, civic, and corporate communities tours a professional production, free for all, to parks across the city's divers neighborhoods, impacting tens of thousands of Chicagoans.

 

Save the date: June 8, 2015

 

GALA 2015 HOST COMMITTEE

BMO Harris Bank

Bulley & Andrews

Dover Foundation

Exelon
Robin and Steve Solomon

Food for Thought Catering

Betsy and Jack Karp

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

 

Richard Porter and Lydia Marti

KPMG
Charlene and Bill Tomazin

Raymond and Judy McCaskey

Burton X. and Sheli Z. Rosenberg

John W. and Jeanne M. Rowe

Carole and Gordon Segal

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Brian and Yasmina Duwe

 

 

 

 

Gallery: GALA 2014 Photos

 

Video: Chicago Shakespeare in the Parks 2014 Montage

 

Video: Chicago Shakespeare Theater's Education Programs

   

  For more information contact:
       Sam Ostrowski
       sostrowski@chicagoshakes.com
       312.667.4947

 

 

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