THIS YEAR the Chicago Chapter of the Fulbright Association would like to introduce visiting Fulbright Students and Scholars to a cultural icon of Chicago: a performance of The Improvised Shakespeare Company at iO Chicago.
Sponsored by our chapter and the Institute of International Education IIE, our 2015 Fall Welcome event has a dinner and a show. All association members with their families, colleagues and friends are invited.
WHEN Friday, October 16th, 2015
CASUAL DINNER 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Consulate General of Japan, 737 North Michigan Avenue (enter at 151 E Chicago Ave. and take the elevator to the 11th floor.) Suite 1100, Chicago, Illinois 60611
(NOTE: Neiman Marcus on 737 North Michigan Ave is NOT the main entrance. Enter at 151 E Chicago Ave and take the elevator to the 11th floor.) Directions and Transport: http://www.chicago.us.emb-japan.go.jp/About/conmap_e1.pdf
SHOW After dinner we will go to The Improvised Shakespeare Company at iO Chicago located at 1501 N. Kingsbury St. in Chicago. See http://www.improvisedshakespeare.com/ for a sample! The performance starts at 10:30 p.m. but before the show we can mingle, enjoy a drink at the iO full service bar, and view the photos of famous improvisers and performers of of the iO Theater. Fifty tickets have already been distributed to Fulbright students and scholars. If you need a ticket, feel free to get one here.
COST FREE for current visiting Fulbright Students, Scholars, and Teachers. Please RSVP here. $20 for alumni, each adult family member, and/or guest(s). You may pay in person with cash, credit card, or online using PayPal (+$1 processing fee) after you submit this form.
RSVP by Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 using this form.
You may order tickets ($16 each) for The Improvised Shakespeare Company performance for yourself or your guests. Please select the October 16th 10:30 show via iO box office at 312-929-2401 or here. (Note there is NO fee for telephone orders.)
If you have questions about the event, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.