|Fun Places to Gay
|Mussetter-Struble Theater at Northwestern Univiversity|
|Two Pence Theatre Co at the Athenaeum Theatre|
|Porchlight Music Theatre at Stage 773|
|Davenport's Piano Bar Cabaret|
|Steppenwolf Theatre Company|
|Collaboraction Room 300 at The Flat Iron Building|
|Bailiwick Chicago at the Steppenwolf Garage|
|Stage Left Theatre at the Storefront Theater|
|Writers Theatre at Tudor Court|
|Emerald City Theatre at the Apollo Theater|
|Pride Films and Plays at the Athenaeum Theatre|
|Goodman Theatre in the Owen Theatre|
|The Courtyard Theater at Chicago Shakespeare Theatre|
|Theater Oobleck at Victory Gardens Theater|
|UP Comedy Club|
Friday October 30th
Decision 1920: A Return to Normalcy
12:00pm - 4:00pm
In this free Newberry Library exhibition, you are a voter faced with making an important choice in a moment of profound change. A global war followed by a worldwide pandemic brought the United States into a closer relationship with the rest of the world. On the home front, national prohibition and women's suffrage campaigns have reached their end. Unrest surrounding race, immigration, and the economy continue to highlight persistent challenges dating back to the founding of the republic. Voter -- What direction do you choose? Forward into a new decade or a return to the United States at the beginning of the twentieth century? Learn about the issues, meet the candidates, experience the campaigns, and cast your ballot. Decision 1920 offers a choice where the stakes are big and the consequences real.
The exhibition is free and open to the public Tuesday - Friday, 12 - 4 pm. Face masks are required at all times. We also require social distancing.
For groups of 3-6 people: Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule your visit. Please notify us at least one day in advance of your visit.
Newberry Library is located at 60 West Walton Street, Chicago, Illinois 60610. Phone: (312) 943-9090. Directions to the library are found here: www.newberry.org/directions
Parking: We validate parking at the 100 West Chestnut Street garage (on Clark Street). $11 (0-6 hours), $13 (6-8 hours), and $35 (8-24 hours). Metered parking is also available on area streets.
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
60 W Walton St
Chicago, IL 60610