NBC’s The Voice finalist John Holiday and poet Marc Bamuthi Joseph lead us through a sensual, modern retelling of Schumann’s iconic song cycle Dichterliebe.Watch Now
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A new Harper Henly film set against the iconic and historic backdrop of the Chicago Cultural Center.
Joffrey Ballet company dancers Brooke Linford and Graham Maverick.
NBC’s The Voice finalist John Holiday and poet Marc Bamuthi Joseph lead us through a sensual, modern retelling of Schumann’s iconic song cycle Dichterliebe.
Lee Hoiby’s delightful one-woman opera, Bon Appétit! Based on two episodes of Julia Child's classic TV program, The French Chef. This short, critically acclaimed confection stars renowned mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton and is directed by Ryan and Tonya McKinny, bringing audiences into the chef's storied kitchen as she bakes a chocolate cake.
The road from trauma to tragedy. Interstate is the story of Olivia and Diane, who shared a childhood in vulnerable, unsafe circumstances before life sent them down different roads. The adult Diane reaches out from her stable life to Olivia, a prostitute in prison for murder. Interstate blends the horror and violence of Olivia’s life with the tenderness of old friendship and the hard questions of accountability.
Composed by Kamala Sankaram, written by and starring Jennifer Cresswell and Kathleen Kelly and directed by Tonya McKinny.