Jabari Dreams of Freedom, is a timely new production by award-winning playwright, Nambi E. Kelley. Jabari is a young boy who is scared and confused by the turbulent, sometimes unjust world around him. A gifted artist, Jabari escapes to the Civil Rights era through his colorful paintings where he interacts with children from the past—including a young Barack Obama. These poignant experiences empower him to live courageously in the face of fear. Jabari Dreams of Freedom contains powerful and uplifting themes and characters.
Apr 5 - May 1
Later Stages - Ideal for ages 9 & up
By Nambi E. Kelley
Directed by Lili-Anne Brown
Music Direction by Jaret Landon
For more info visit chicagochildrenstheatre.org/shows/jabari-dreams-of-freedom/