Kelly Kleiman is normally on Eight Forty-Eight to review local plays. Not this week! Ms. Kleinman has shaken off her usual critic partner Jonathan Abarbanel and filled her dance card with some alternatives.
A massive fireworks show today capped off the opening ceremonies of the 2010 Shanghai World Expo that runs through October.Barry Weisberg spends half his year in Shanghai and will cover the Expo for us.
We had a thrill recently when Ladino singing sensation and Israeli Yasmin Levy came with her band to sing and chat with us at the WBEZ Jim and Kay Mabie Performance Studio. We spend the most of the hour with Yasmin.
When people participate in sports they are often interested in the health benefits or in competition. But, for American Indian and East African communities, physical activity can also act as a vehicle for advancing community as well as personal goals.
Join renowned Chicago journalist Carol Marin as she engages author Tom Wolfe in conversation about his legendary career as a journalist and novelist. This event took place as part of One Book, One Chicago.