ChiIL Live Shows/ChiIL Mama celebrate Chicago's amazing, world class theatre scene year round, with original video interviews, photo filled features, show reviews and ticket give aways. We cover adult shows and family friendly offerings and a range from elaborate Broadway in Chicago touring productions to free, quirky store front offerings. So check in with ChiIL Live Shows/ChiIL Mama like we vote in Chi, IL...early and often.
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Original Video Interviews:
Adventure Stage Theatre--The Giver: Video footage and a photo filled feature on opening day of The Giver with author Lois Lowry.
*Also check out our video interview with Tom Arvetis of Adventure Stage right here.
We have an exclusive interview with Tom Arvetis, Adventure Stage's Producing Artistic Director, and his infant daughter, Vivian. Check out our video above for insights into balancing creative work and parenting, life after birth with 3 girls under 6, Walk Two Moons, and The Giver. Walk Two Moons was adapted by Tom, who also expounds on "adapting" to fatherhood & life in theatre. We continue our series on "How Creatives Parents and How Parents Create".
The House Theatre--Death and Harry Houdini--Original Video Interview with Dennis Watkins, star of Death and Harry Houdini and Magic Parlour.
Also click the links to check out our recent Houdini Box video interviews at Chicago Children's Theatre with:
- Chicago Shakespeare Theatre's Midsummer Night's Dream
- Lifeline Theatre-Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed (K)
- Collaboraction's Me Tube
- Goodman Theatre's Camino Real
- Step Up Productions-The Sweetest Swing in Baseball
- Adventure Stage-The Giver (K)
- Polarity-Tom Jones
- UrbanTheater Company-F***KING A
For today's World Theatre day events in Chicago, click here.