School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play | Theater & Performance, Streaming | Chicago Reader

School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play Closing (Theater and Galleries) The Short List (Theater)

When: Through 5/31 any time through Goodman website within 24 hours of purchase

Jocelyn Bioh's comedy, directed by Lili-Anne Brown, was in previews at the Goodman when the COVID-19 crisis shut it down. This streaming version of a preview performance is available through the theater's website. Set in the 1980s in Ghana, Bioh's play, taking a page from Mean Girls, follows a young woman mostly raised in America who enrolls at an exclusive all-girl boarding school in Ghana, where the "queen bee" harbors dreams of becoming Miss Universe.

Price: Free to subscribers or previous ticketholders; $20 for others

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