by Sheldon Atovsky –
1044 W Bryn Mawr 60660
between Kenmore & Winthrop
Sep 9 to Oct 8, 2017 (previews Sept 6, 7, 8)
Redtwist Theater is but a stone’s throw from Park Tower. Its Fall production is Our Town, Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer prize-winning play, staged as a contemporary love letter to Chicago’s many communities. Actors planted among the audience will remind us that life’s most ordinary moments are often the most profound. It’s a beautiful play, touching and fervent. Check it out.
And for readers who like active participation ..
2017 Edgewater Arts Festival
1040-1190 W. Granville Avenue
Sep 23 to 24, 11 am to 6 pm
The Edgewater Arts Festival is an annual event featuring a mix of visual and performing arts, good food, children’s activities & talent shows, and welcoming hosts. By the time you read this, details will be available on the festival’s website.
Last year’s Festival presented 80 performers on three stages, kids’ activities, an art showcase of students from local public schools, and a pet parade. (Some children’s events require registration) It’s a great street celebration, fun for everyone.