There are many last-minute closures and much uncertainty about future events. We will keep our calendar as up-to-date as possible but please check with event hosts prior to attending an event and refer to CDC guidelines to minimize the spread as much as possible.
The Story of Ram
Sun., 11-03-2019
3 p.m
$25 General Admission, $15 Students & Seniors
Studebaker Theater
410 S Michigan Ave #520, Chicago, IL 60605
Celebrate Diwali "The Festival of Lights" with Studebaker Theater! Multi-headed creatures, talking animals, boastful demons, and other unforgettable characters spring to life! Upon a backdrop of intricate and lively shadow puppetry (Wayang Kulit), this modern dance theatre reworks the ancient epic Ramayana: a classic tale that spans across cultures. Movement artists from India, Java, Bali, and Khmer cultures tell the story using the entire body—hand gestures, complex footwork and facial expressions—to recreate demons and heroes.
Event details are subject to change. Please contact the event host to verify these details are accurate.