Last night was the final stop of the Chicago Police Department’s listening tour. Lorenzo Davis was fired from Chicago's Independent Police Review Authority. Three women are leading the charge for more statues of influential women. A theatre festival pairs Latino/Latina playwrights around the country with some hispanic Chicago directors. And the Mike & Ruthy Band share the Americana sounds of their latest release.
I started to comment in response to this claim that non-whites are disproportionately absent from the theater audience because they just don't care about the art form, or--as the author insouciantly asks, and as You've Cott Mail titled the post--"Is it so bad to admit that theater is for white peopl