Read More, Be More

Read More, Be More: A Celebration of Arts and Literacy 

Event co-chairs Charlene Tomazin and Sharon Book cordially invite you to support Emerald City Theatre at Read More, Be More: A Celebration of Arts and Literacy.

Enjoy Zagat-rated cuisine, wine and beer, an exciting silent auction, Emerald City Theatre style entertainment, and an awards ceremony honoring educators, partners, and supporters.

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Details

Read More, Be More

A Celebration of Arts and Literacy

Thursday, April 26, 2018 | 5:30 – 8:00 PM
Alhambra Palace in the West Loop
1240 W Randolph St, Chicago IL, 60607

Join Emerald City Theatre in supporting the advancement of literacy and the arts in Chicago Public Schools at Read More, Be More! 

Your attendance will help Emerald City Theatre  (a non-profit organization) provide meaningful support to help Chicago’s children creatively face the world by: 

  • Creating theater that represents diverse communities and inspires early readers
  • Building self-confidence and teamwork through arts education classes and residencies
  • Supporting under-resourced schools by providing a free play and free companion book to low-income CPS students

Sponsorships are available. Click here to view and download more information

 

Awards

We are proud to celebrate the following 2018 Read More, Be More award winners:

Bridgeview Bank Group
One Fund Community Leader Award

Stephanie Free
One Fund Supporter Award

Newton Bateman Elementary School
One Fund Arts Education Award

 

 

Event Committee

Emerald City Theatre’s Read More, Be More would not be possible without the
hard work and dedication of our 2018 event committee:

Event Committee Co-Chairs:

Sharon Book
Charlene Tomazin


Event Committee:

Ellen Freed
Amy Lavery
Kristen Skordilis
Shelley Sheward
Maria Sotelo
Heike Spahn

Sponsors

 

Thank you to our event sponsors: 

Emerald City Sponsors

 

Ringer Family Foundation

 

Ruby Slipper Sponsor

Charlene & William Tomazin, Jr.

 

Yellow Brick Road Sponsors


Holly Johnson Carr & Tom Carr

 

Event Sponsors


*Play

 

Sponsorships are available. Click here to view and download more information

 

Photos

Read More, Be More: A Celebration of Arts & Literacy