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#AudTalk Episode 34 with Michael Edwards, President & CEO of Chicago Loop Alliance
Auditorium Theatre CEO Rich Regan interviews Michael Edwards to talk about the Chicago Loop Alliance's mission & programs, as well as the role of performing arts in the recovery of the Loop. Plus, help us identify Michael's favorite Auditorium Theatre show mentioned at end of interview!
#AudTalk Episode 34 with Claire Rice of Arts Alliance Illinois
Executive Director of Arts Alliance Illinois, Claire Rice, talks with Auditorium Theatre CEO Rich Regan about Arts Alliance Illinois, the state of the arts during the Covid-19 pandemic, and what we all can do to help arts thrive
#AudTalk Episdoe 33 with Ensemble Español's Jorge Pérez
Jorge Pérez, Executive Director and Associate Artistic Director of Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Theater, joins Auditorium Theatre CEO Rich Regan for a conversation about the history of this revered Chicago dance company, memorable performances at the Auditorium Theatre, and how they’ve been keeping busy over the past few months!
#AudTalk Episode 32 – Learning About the League of Chicago Theatres
Deb Clapp, Executive Director of the League of Chicago Theatres, joins us for a conversation about the history and role of the League, resources for artists and theatres, and what’s next for Chicago’s performing arts community
#AudTalk Episode 31 – Nat Geo's Brian Skerry and The Shedd Aquarium's Dr. Steven Kessel
This week's #AudTalk features an exciting conversation between National Geographic Live speaker Brian Skerry and Dr. Steven Kessel, Director of Marine Research at the Shedd Aquarium. Skerry and Kessel bonded over their mutual love of sharks and Steven Spielberg's Jaws, and discussed ways that individuals can help protect the ocean and its inhabitants.
#AudTalk Episode 30 – Alvin Ailey Artistic Director Robert Battle
This week's #AudTalk features Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Artistic Director Robert Battle. Battle joins Auditorium CEO Rich Regan to discuss Ailey's history, it's connection to the Auditorium, and more!