Posted inDance

From classic to kitsch

In general, touring performances of dance companies strive to show the range of the company’s work. And the performance by American Ballet Theatre at the Auditorium Theatre Friday, April 14, fit that bill. With a quartet of works that showed the company’s technical expertise, it included a range of choreographic voices and seemed designed to […]

Posted inArts & Culture

‘The way these people talk about themselves, you would think they were actually countries, not just actors’

Fran Lebowitz is coming to Chicago, which she considers to be one of two “real” American cities—the other, of course, is New York City, where she has lived since 1970 (a transplanted Jersey girl).  She will be onstage April 15 at 7:30 PM at the Auditorium Theatre, where she will be engaged in conversation with […]