JUBALEE! Gala - Honoring Paul Levy and Paradise Square

Event Type
Event Description

This July 18th at the MCA/Chicago, Chicago Human Rhythm Project will honor arts patrons and visionaries, Paul Levy and the Broadway sensation Paradise Square with the JUBA! Award for Exceptional Contributions to the Field at its annual gala benefit, Jubalee!

JUBALEE 2022 has been reimagined to provide our devoted patrons with a variety of unique and tantalizing experiences up close and behind the scenes!
6:00 PM                     Cocktail Reception on the MCA Terrace (tented)

7:00  PM                     Gala Performances, JUBA! Award Ceremony in the Edlis Neeson Theater

8:30 PM                      Supper, Dessert, libations - MCA Atrium with Nick Cave Exhibition

This year's event will support the acquisition, repair and operation of the Mayfair Arts Center. (MAC) The Mayfair Arts Center is an arts education/ business development center that supports independent artists and small to medium sized non-profit arts organizations as well as the general public including children, teens, adults and elders on Chicago's South Side in Calumet Heights.

Don't miss this extraordinary cultural event featuring CHRP’s performing ensemble, Stone Soup Rhythms led by Artistic Director Jumaane Taylor and percussive arts stars from around the United States.

Photo of Paradise Square: At center, Kevin Dennis (with cap), Matt Bogart, Joaquina Kalukango, Chilina Kennedy, Nathaniel Stampley and Ensemble ©Kevin Berne

Photo of Paul Levy: @David Miller



Philip and Marsha Dowd

Patti Eylar and Charles Gardner

Elaine and Arlen Rubin

Richard and Diane Weinberg

Dona and Lewis Williams


Presenting Sponsors*

Northern Trust

Segal Consulting

Kwaku Osebreh

John Gingell


Supporting Sponsors*

Lane Alexander

Pam Crutchfield

Yumi Ross


*As of June 6

Running Time
4 hours
Dance Styles
Tap / Rhythm


Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago

220 E. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 397-4010