Author: Elizabeth Neukirch

Chicago Sinfonietta presents Laura Karpman’s three-time Grammy nominated masterpiece Ask Your Mama

“What makes this piece so interesting is that Langston Hughes wrote notes about the music he imagined would accompany his words in the margins of the poem,” said Jim Hirsch, Chief Executive Officer of Chicago Sinfonietta. “Laura Karpman used these notes and created a one-hundred-five-minute work in twelve movements that encompasses different musical genres, spoken […]

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2017 Company of the Year: American Theater Company

PerformInk named American Theater Company the 2017 Company of the year. “If this season is any indication, Chicago is incredibly lucky to have Davis, and hopefully his impact will radiate across the community from rehearsal room to rehearsal room. Three exquisite productions and a thrilling new exploratory aesthetic, led by a new artistic director with […]

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Transit Tees featured on Windy City LIVE’s Holiday Hot Picks

In one of the most anticipated shows of the year, Windy City LIVE’s” Holiday Hot Picks, Ryan, Val and Ji share their must-have gifts for the holidays to an audience full of Chicago Heroes. Local company Transit Tees, which designs and produces unique Chicago-inspired apparel, accessories, home goods and more, was featured in this year’s picks! […]

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