Merle Reskin Theatre
60 E. Balbo Drive
Chicago, IL 60605
The story of Cora, an enslaved 12-year-old, and the Night Runner, the mythic but dark figure who shows her the way. When a cruel slave owner arrives and snatches Cora's brother Marcus in exchange for debt, Cora flees to find him. In steps the legendary Night Runner, a fierce, fast-talking female superhero, who helps Cora escape to freedom and discover her own inner strength. On Jan. 26 and Feb. 5, there will be a post-show discussion. The performances on Feb. 10-11 will be interpreted in American Sign Language. The performance on Feb. 9 will include a live audio description of the visual and physical events onstage for patrons who are blind or have low-vision.
Event Cost: $10
Price Category: $
Event times: 10 a.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
Ages: Recommended for families with kids 9 and up