Redd opera co.


Thank you!

Your donation will support our Redd Opera Co. 2017-18 Season featuring two one-act stories of the heart: The Miracle and Phillis: The American Revolutionary.


The Miracle, a LGBT holocaust story, by Joel Potash, a Chicago premiere; and Phillis: The American Revolutionary about our first black “spoken word” woman, authored, produced, directed and premiered by Sonita L. Surratt in 2016, is tour available: for schools, youth organizations and conferences. 

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Your support outlined below will encourage talented artisans to continue practicing their craft; advance the presence of women producers, directors and playwrights in the entertainment industry; and, advocate success of our 2017-18 season.

The Miracle, January 25-28, 2018 @ The Greenhouse Theater Center, Chicago, IL.

Phillis: The American Revolutionary @ Kent State University, New Black Play Series (April 12-15, 2018).

The donation goal of $10,000 will support:

·         Actors’ compensation.

·         Designers (lighting, set, sound) and stage management compensation.

·         Budget for set construction, props and costuming.

·         Rehearsal space.

·         Marketing & Supplies

·         Discount ticket prices for youth in grades K-12.

In closing, I appreciate your donation and recognition of the visual and performing arts.  Equally important is my gratitude for your support of artists @ work to change the world.

Thank you, 

Sonita L. Surratt

Producing Artistic Director