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FJT's "Crowns" On Stage August 11-26

Post Date:07/31/2018 11:41 AM

Crown_flyer_2018Tickets are now on sale for "Crowns," by Regina Taylor, the third and final play of Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre's (FJT) 2018 Summertime Season. Performances will take place August 11 through 26 on Saturdays at 7 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. at the Noyes Cultural Arts Center, 927 Noyes St., in Evanston. The August 11 performance is sold out.

"Crowns" is a rich and beautiful gospel musical that reveals the story of African American women and the hats they wear to church. Each hat holds a story of a wedding, a funeral and a baptism as the women share stories of how they moved through life’s struggles. Audiences will be inspired by this stirring musical experience.

Tickets are $15 in advance online at and at Evanston recreation community centers. Tickets may be purchased at the door on the performance day for $25. Seniors and students with ID can purchase tickets at a discounted price of $15 at the door only.

FJT's Summertime Season features three plays and two concerts, as well as an end-of-season Wine & Dine Gala. Community members can enjoy admission to the remaining play and two concerts, along with other specials announced during the season, by purchasing a Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre Premium Gold Member Card for $65. Season details and Premium Gold Member Cards are available at

Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre is a City of Evanston-sponsored premier professional theatre with a commitment to diversity and creative excellence. For more information, please visit or call/text 847-448-4311. For convenience, residents may dial 3-1-1 directly while in Evanston.

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