Court Theatre to celebrate 60 years

The Court Theater will celebrate its 60th anniversary with subscribers on Monday, Sept. 15, at Hutchinson Courtyard, 5706 S. University Ave.

The event will feature a 6 p.m. buffet and open bar, 7:30 p.m. performances and conversations at Mandell Hall and an 8:30 p.m. champagne toast and dessert.

Participants must R.S.V.P. by Aug. 31, and are permitted one guest. To R.S.V.P., call 773-702-3179 or send an e-mail to

The Court Theater will kick off its 60th season on Thursday, Sept. 11, with “Native Son,” Nambi E. Kelley’s adaptation of Richard Wright’s year novel. The play is co-produced with the American Blues Theater.