Music from the Emmy Award-winning soundtrack from the critically acclaimed WTTW public television documentary "DuSable to Obama: Chicago's Black Metropolis" will be performed LIVE by the CJP Chamber Ensemble, led by Orbert Davis.
The presentation will integrate video highlights from the documentary, telling a timeless story of Chicago's African-American history through its most leading citizens, scholars, artists, politicians, and business leaders.
Stay after the show for a Panel Discussion!
Sponsored by Country Financial
Moderated by Craig Gilmore, State Farm, Chairman of the Board, 100 Black Men of Chicago, Inc.
Panelists include Bennett Johnson, II, Reverend Michael G. Sykes, Melody Spann-Cooper, Orbert Davis, Attorney James Montgomery, Andrea Zopp