Sing! Women Unite!

  • The Outtaspace 6840 32nd Street Berwyn, IL, 60402 United States

Songs of Solidarity! Echo Theater Collective Presents: 
Sing! Women Unite!

Echo Theater Collective continues its 2017 season with Sing! Women Unite!, as part of its Echolove series. Community performers will gather to sing in solidarity and celebrate the power and achievements of women.

The event will be organized by, Jamie DePaolo, Marketing Associate for ETC, Victoria Morris, Stage Manager (ETC), and Maui Jones Artistic Director of Echo Theater Collective (ETC) and held at The Outtaspace in Berwyn.

Jones, along with Anjali Asokan Karia (co-creator of EchoHam, Oak Park music teacher) organized a similar event in December 2016, featuring lead performers and lyrics on the screen allowing participants to easily join in the festivities. The event will be on
Saturday, March 11th, and will feature music, monologues, a performance of "I Can't Keep Quiet" by the Echolove Choir, and keynote speaker Rev. Dr.Marian Hatcher (2016 Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award recipient). Thirty percent of the
proceeds will go to TraffickFree (http://www.traffickfree.org/), a Chicago-based organization that combats sex trafficking and helps survivors rebuild their lives.

About Traffick Free: Traffick Free is a faith-motivated organization that provides the greater metropolitan area of Chicago with tools and sustainable programs to combat human trafficking and transform the lives of survivors and communities. Traffick Free seeks to mobilize the Chicagoland area into a place where human
trafficking is unacceptable and where survivors have resources for immediate and holistic needs.

About ECHOLOVE: ECHOLOVE is an artistic initiative designed to promote unity and cultural understanding in our community using theater and music. Through ECHOLOVE events we hope our audience will leave with love in their hearts and will echo love through the community. Tickets are $20 and will go on sale February 24th at Brown Paper Tickets. Show time: March 11th, 7pm (doors open at 6:30pm) at the Outtaspace (6840 32nd St in Berwyn). Further information may be obtained by visiting facebook.com/echotheatercollective.