august 2017

4aug - 10sepaug 48:00 PMsep 10eta Creative Arts Foundation presents "Among All This We Stand Like a Fine Brownstone by Vantile Whitfield"eta Creative Arts fourth (4th) mainstage production



Event Details

eta Creative Arts Foundation celebrates Our Miss Brooks 100 with Among All This We Stand Like a Fine Brownstone, directed by Jonathon Wilson.  Vantile Whitfield’s adaptation of Gwendolyn Brooks is a vignette sketch book of black life portrayed in Gwendolyn Brooks’ poetry come to life.  Vantile Whitfield teases out iconic characters from Brooks’ bold, colorful and precisely worded poetry, creating a tapestry of Black lifestyle and culture that is humorous, sobering, and a joy to witness.


August 4 (Friday) 8:00 PM - September 10 (Sunday) 3:00 PM


eta Creative Arts Foundation

7558 S. South Chicago Ave


May 12 – Jun 18, 2017 | Fridays & Saturdays: 8pm | Sunday Matinees: 3pm

You may purchase up to nine tickets online.
Group rates are available for ten or more people.  For more group information, call us at (773) 752-3955 or email

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