Half-Off Tix for the Whole Family: Chicago Playworks Presents Esperanza Rising

Written by: Ellie Ander

Chicago Playworks for Families and Young Audiences presents Esperanza Rising, based on the best-selling book by Pam Muñoz Ryan. Esperanza loves fancy dresses, pretty dolls and birthday parties, but when tragedy hits her home in Mexico, she is forced to flee to the United States. Facing new challenges, Esperanza learns to take care of herself and her family. In the process, she discovers her own power to create a new home. Recommended for ages 8 and up.


NPN Member discount: Full-price tickets are just $10, and NPN members get to purchase tix at just $5 each! Login to NPN and click HERE for your NPN member promo code. Offer subject to availability.

Chicago Playworks for Families and Young Audiences is the oldest continually producing children’s theater in the Midwest. Founded as the Goodman Children's Theatre in 1925 and recognized as a pioneer of theater for families, Chicago Playworks welcomes more than 30,000 students and families to our highly celebrated productions each season. Today we are dedicated to reflecting our audience's experience in an urban, contemporary and multi-ethnic environment.

Photo by Michael Brosilow.

Posted on October 16, 2015 at 3:05 PM