A sale is apparently in the works for Theatre Building Chicago.
Theatre Building Chicago spokesperson Jeff DeLong said today that board president Craig Wilson has offered to step down if departing artistic director John Sparks will agree to stay on. Sparks announced his departure in protest after the board dumped longtime executive director Joan Mazzonelli. The board’s action has led to a storm of comment (at […]
Check out the, smart, hot debate triggered by Deanna Isaacs’s Reader column about Theatre Building Chicago, whose board fired longtime exec Joan Mazzonelli to go off in a new direction.
Executive director Joan Mazzonelli is out as the Theatre Building Chicago board decides to pursue a new direction; artistic director John Sparks leaves in solidarity.
In response to news that the board of Theatre Building Chicago has fired longtime executive director Joan Mazzonelli, TBC cofounder Ruth Higgins has sent an open letter asking for the board’s resignation. Here’s the letter. For the full story, see Deanna Isaacs’s column this week.