Updated at 9:19 p.m. Richard Daley is going back to school. The recently retired Chicago mayor has taken a position at the University of Chicago.Daley will not be a professor, and he won't be grading papers.
1. Claudia Lavista, the co-founder and director of the Delfos Danza Contemporanea, a Mexican Dance Theater Group, is at the University of Chicago this afternoon to discuss her work and "the post-human body." Head down to Hyde Park to figure out exactly what that means.
The University of Chicago Scavenger Hunt, held every Mother's Day weekend, has always called itself the largest scavenger hunt in the world, but until this year, it has never really had the right to the title.
Arts leaders: Have you ever wondered how, or if, to use technology in connecting audiences to your work, each other, and the art form in general? Or whether there's a way to price your work that doesn't require you to sacrifice revenue to assure attendance?
1. "I Am Montana" is in its second week of performances at the Mortar Theatre. The production, which is a thinly-veiled look at mega-marts like Walmart, looks incredibly unsettling if the GIF at this link is any indication.2.