Streamed Performance: School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play
About Streamed Performance: School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play
Though live performances of "School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play" at Goodman Theatre in Chicago were suspended as part of the community's efforts to reduce the spread of COVID-19, Goodman is thrilled to offer audiences the chance to experience the show from home through this video recorded performance, made in March 2020. The theater is offering tickets to their streamed performance in a "Pay What You Can" style so that you can choose your price based on what you can afford and how many people will be watching with you. Your ticket purchase goes directly back to supporting the theater as they plan for the future.
“Look confident. Be confident. This. Is. Yours.” - Paulina, Part III
This biting and buoyant comedy, “ferociously entertaining, as heartwarming as it is hilarious” (The Hollywood Reporter), arrives in Chicago on the heels of a critically acclaimed, extended run Off-Broadway. As the reigning queen bee at Ghana’s most exclusive boarding school sets her sights on the Miss Universe pageant, a new student unexpectedly changes the game. This “gleeful African makeover of an American genre” (The New York Times) spotlights the universal similarities—and glaring differences—of teenage girls around the globe.