DEATH / OBITUARIES : Harris Theater President and CEO Patricia Barretto has died, according to a statement posted online on March. 4, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
The CSOA family mourns the loss of Chicago cultural community colleague & Harris Theater President and CEO Patricia Barretto, a tireless champion for the arts & audiences in our city. Thank you, Patricia. https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=10162944831215263&id=16383085262 …
Patricia Barretto, Harris Theater President and CEO and our beloved colleague and friend, died earlier this evening after a courageous battle with breast cancer. Patricia led our organization through three extraordinary seasons, and gave so much of herself to the work she loved. pic.twitter.com/7T1Ie7I39s
— Harris Theater for Music and Dance (@HarrisTheater) March 4, 2020