Gene Siskel Film Center – THE WIND RISES ( May 23–29) Studio Ghibli’s animation wizard Hayao Miyazaki (PRINCESS MONONOKE, SPIRITED AWAY) has declared THE WIND RISES his final film….Laura Price will write a feature profiling the Film Center’s programming in downtown Chicago in our upcoming issue.
Hubbard Street Dance Performing in Millennium Park this summer – This free outdoor event, open to the public, is part of Millennium Park’s 10th anniversary celebration and highlights the final weekend of Hubbard Street’s 36th season, as well as the Harris Theater’s 10th anniversary season….read more about the HSDC’s summer season when Emily Disher previews their June performance in our upcoming issue.
Gene Siskel Film Center –JE T’AIME, JE T’AIME ( Fri, May 23rd at 6:00pm
Mon, May 26th at 6:00pm)
Perhaps Resnais’s most underrated film, and one of the most difficult to see-this melancholy, haunting story is the occasion for some of Resnais’s most dazzling displays of time-twisting editing….read more about Gene Siskel Film Center’s summer programming in our upcoming issue.
Redmoon Theatre’s summer 2014reat Chicago Fire Festival –On October 4, a first-of-its-kind festival will light up the Second City . And, in the months leading up to the festival, a series of public events and arts activities will take place in 15 participating neighborhoods… the upcoming festival by Redmoon Theatre will commemorate the Great Chicago Fire and we’re previewing the festival in the new issue.
Aug. 20 at the Harris Theatre, with Pritzker simulcast: HSDC will premiere a new Abraham work! ...read more about the upcoming performance in our upcoming issue with a special preview written by Emily Disher .
Brigadoon at Goodman Theatre this summer – Curt Bouril makes his Goodman Theatre debut in the upcoming production of Brigadoon. He has appeared on Broadway in Accent on Youth (Manhattan Theatre Club) and A Man for All Seasons (Roundabout Theatre Company). Read Leslie Price’s preview of the show in our summer issue, out June 1.
Or will it be Laura Kinter’s profile of The Gene Siskel Film Center’s programming initiatives this summer?
Check out the summer issue of Clef Notes to find out–on newsstands June 1.
Will it be Leslie Price’s preview of Brigadoon at Goodman Theatre?
Will it be Emily Disher’s interview with Hubbard Street Dance Chicago’s Resident Choreographer Alejandro Cerrudo?
So what will make the cover of Clef Notes Summmer 2014?
Will it be our Q&A with Andrew Grams, Conductor of the Elgin Symphony?