The League of Chicago Theatres has created this monthly podcast for our members, industry professionals, and theatre lovers across Chicago to showcase the amazing performances and programs being created on stage and behind the scenes by Chicago’s passionate theatre community.
In this episode you’ll hear from our Executive Director about our upcoming programs including the ComEd Powering the Arts Program, you will hear an interview with director and puppeteer Jerrell L. Henderson about his upcoming production of “AmericanMYTH: Crossroads” at Free Street Theater, you will meet Alexander Utz and hear about upcoming performances and programs at the Fine Arts Building, and you will hear a special preview of the upcoming production of “The Life and Death(s) of Alan Turing” from the Chicago Opera Theater.
In this episode you’ll hear and update from our Executive Director, Marissa Lynn Ford, about our upcoming programs including how to apply for the B2B Arts Grant by May 10th, 2023. You will hear an interview with John Glover and AJ Wright from the Jeff Awards about the awarding process and recent changes within the organization including their new grant opportunity for BIPOC theatre artists in Chicago called the Impact Fellowship. You will meet Ellen Campbell from Raven Theatre and hear about upcoming performances and their exciting accessibility work, and you will hear an interview with Elizabeth Margolius, Director of Shattered Globe’s upcoming production of “London Road.”