Playtime Chicago Theater Report for 9.22.2019

To the left: Rebeca Aleman, Writer and Actor: The Delicate Tears of the Waning Moon Show Report Show Title: The Delicate Tears of the Waning Moon Event: DESTINOS 3rd Edition – the Chicago International Latino Theater Festival. Venue: Steppenwolf Theatre’s 1700 Theatre Show run: September 19 – October 13, 2019 Transcript of radio report (lightly…

Playtime Chicago Theater Report 9.15.2019

Lightly edited show transcript below. My segment starts at around 8:36: Big news from the Lyric Opera this week as music director Sir Andrew Davis announced his plans to leave the company at the end of the 2020/2021 season. Italian conductor Enrique Mazzola has been named as Lyric’s music director designate, effective immediately, and he…

Hard Lens Media Chicago Corner — 8.4.2019

Tune in at 6pm (central) today, August 4th, 2019, for a live stream of Hard Lens Media’s Chicago Corner. I’ll be sitting in for Kit Cabello. Topics this week include the cost of trapping Chance the Snapper, Lincoln Park land grab, local scams and more! If you can’t join us live, no worries: The video…

Hard Lens Media Chicago Corner 7.25.2019

This week’s Chicago Corner focused on changes in parking ticket policies (no more license revocations in Chicago, Save the Trees option, Equifax compensating data breach victims, Illinois is introducing restaurant meals for some food stamp recipients, and the USDA wants to take 3,000,000 people off food stamps. Plus: Local events and tour dates for some…

Chicago Corner for Hard Lens Media: July 14th, 2019

Show Sources Alligator Report Chance The Snapper Is Alive! Humboldt Park’s Elusive Alligator, Quiet For 2 Days, Spotted Saturday Stories Aqua Illinois Skips Town Hall Meeting After 1500 University Park Residents Without Drinkable Water Nearly A Month Chicago is not tornado-proof. Here’s why. 7 Scooter Companies Get Slapped And Fined By City For Not Living…

Playtime Chicago Theater Report 7.7.2019

Playtime Theater Report for July 7th, 2019. My segment starts at about 6:16: Mentions include Midsommer Flight’s production of The Tempest, The Bristol Renaissance Faire, Dandelion Theatre’s Bury Me and Pride Arts Center’s Now & Then. Tune in to Playtime with Bill Turck & Kerri Kendall every Sunday from 1-3pm central time at WCGO 1590…

Playtime Chicago Theater Report for 6.23.2019

Playtime Chicago Theater Report for June 23, 2019. Theater segment starts at 4:34. This week’s mentions include: Saint Sebastian Players has announced its 2019-2020 season. Steep Theatre has announced its production of Pomona running from July 18th through August 24th. A report on BoHo Theatre’s production of The River at The Greenhouse Theater Center. Tune…