Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre at Noyes Cultural Arts Center
927 Noyes St., Evanston, IL 60201 (east of Ridge Ave.)
847-866-5915 / email@example.com
Founded in 1979, under the name of the Foster Community Theatre, Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre has been thrilling audiences with over three decades of unique, inspirational and invigorating African American and African Diaspora-centered storytelling. From original plays to the best of Broadway, Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre remained committed to supplying the very best in theatre. "Umoja!! ….Working Together in Unity" is the foundation from which FJT began and continues to thrive!
It is our mission to present powerful, thought-provoking, community-centered Theater Arts programming with a commitment to diversity and creative excellence. We are dedicated to providing a nurturing and creative environment for directors, playwrights, set, light, and costume designers, as well as for experienced and novice performers. In this positive environment, they can develop their skills and fully express their talents.
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Theatre Premium Gold Member Card
Enjoy three plays and two concerts, along with other specials announced during the season. These Premium Gold Member Cards make great gifts, even if that gift is for you. Shows and Concerts take place from June-August at 3:00pm or 7:00pm. For more information call 847-866-5915. Purchase your Premium Gold Member card online now!
June 16 through July 1
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Crossroads Blues Festival
Blues men and women will join forces on the FJT stage to give you the Blues Music experience of a lifetime. Blues guitarists, keyboardists, drummers, harmonica players and singers will take you on a musical journey from the Delta to Chicago, and every Blues hotspot in between.
Old School R&B Concert
Featuring South Boulevard Band
Some of the best dance music came out of the sixties, seventies and even the eighties. Evanston’s own South Boulevard Band will once again bring their stellar brand of R&B and Funk Music to the FJT stage. Concerts begin at 7 p.m., but come early and enjoy a pre-concert Hecky’s Barbecue Dinner at 5:30 p.m. for an additional fee of $10.