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The Happiness Club fundraiser features tribute to Oscar Brown Jr.

The Happiness Club fundraiser features tribute to Oscar Brown Jr.
The Happiness Club will host “Opportunity Please Knock” a fundraiser set for Sunday, August 14, at Park West (322 W. Armitage) beginning at 6 pm. This festive party, co-chaired by Maureen and Marc Schulman (Eli’s Cheesecake) will celebrate the 90th birthday of the late composer/activist Oscar Brown Jr. and the opportunities the Club provides for... Read more »

One Night Only at the DuSable Museum: "Something About Oscar Brown, Jr."

One Night Only at the DuSable Museum: "Something About Oscar Brown, Jr."
“The Great GOD-send moment that changed my life was meeting Oscar Brown, Jr. in August 1985!  I studied with Oscar in his Hyde Park apartment in Fall ’85 and Spring ’86 hoping to be admitted to the Yale School of Drama.  The hip audition we developed didn’t work because it was misunderstood, which was often the case... Read more »