The Daily Northwestern

Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre puts on popular South African play as Nelson Mandela fights for life

Susan Du, Summer Reporter

July 8, 2013

South Africa’s popular play “Woza Albert!” came to Evanston this month as nearly 9,000 miles away, 94-year-old Nelson Mandela completes a month-long stay in the hospital for a recurring lung infection. “Woza Albert!,”...

Evanston theaters to celebrate Black History Month with play reading

Jia You, Assistant City Editor

January 24, 2013

The Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre and Piven Theatre will celebrate Black History Month with a collaborative dramatic reading of the play “Gee’s Bend” on Feb. 4, according to a city news release. The theaters will stage the...