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Bette Davis Ain’t for Sissies

Saturday, June 16, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Members—$28 & guests—$32. The deadline for this program  has now passed. To be added to the wait list, please call the Village office at 773.248.8700.

Bette Davis Ain’t for Sissies, by Jessica Sherr, is a 90-minute one-woman show about the 1930’s icon, Bette Davis, on the night of the 1939 Academy Awards. Young Miss Davis is nominated for Best Actress in Dark Victory, and the Los Angeles Times -LEAKED the OSCAR winners EARLY… the BOLD, DEFIANT and DISILLUSIONED, Bette Davis decides to leave the Oscars! Journey into the young starlet’s battle to win freedom from the grip and control of the studio moguls of Hollywood. Witness Bette’s most defining moments as a tenacious young starlet fighting her way to the top!! See what happens when someone who always wins…loses. Attendees are welcome to enjoy self-hosted libations at the theatre bar prior to the performance at 6:30 PM.


Saturday, June 16, 2018
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Athenaeum Theatre Studio One
2936 N. Southport Ave.
Chicago, IL 60657 United States
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