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Lifeline Theatre artistic director Dorothy Milne and former Live Bait Theater artistic director Sharon Evans are pleased to announce the 21st Annual Fillet of Solo Festival, running January 12-28, 2018. Celebrating the breadth of Chicago's enduring storytelling and live lit scene, Lifeline brings 12 storytelling collectives and seven solo performers together for a three-week, multi-venue selection of powerful personal stories.
Sie returns to Lifeline for a free event to promote his debut novel (with illustrator Sungyoon Choi), Still Life Las Vegas: A Novel. The evening will include a wine and cheese reception, a concert reading selection from the novel featuring current Lifeline Theatre ensemble members, and a Q&A session moderated by Lifeline Artistic Director Dorothy Milne, followed by a book signing with Sie.
MUSE celebrates new works, new artists and new voices with this annual series of theatrical readings, panels and performances featuring female artists intersecting ideas, visions and artistic excellence. This year's MUSE, Femmes Noires de la Resistance, focuses on black women holding their own power.
The final day of MUSE 2017 includes a panel discussion focuses on black women and women of color theater leaders. Guests and audience members will discuss the topic with artists and performers from the festival.
This year's MUSE celebrates new works, new artists, and new voices with this annual series of theatrical readings, panels and performances featuring female artists intersecting ideas, visions and artistic excellence. The Theatre Showcase includes theater artist Tasia Jones and readings of new plays by Marsha Estell, Loy Webb and Kendeda winner Tsehaye Hébert.