Act One: Gail Kalver
She was also instrumental in developing the Chicago Dance Initiative, which promoted new choreography and collaboration. With support from the Auditorium Theater, she is bringing the opera Margaret Garner to Chicago.
It's the true life story of a slave, played by mezzo-soprano Denyce Graves, who makes the ultimate sacrifice to save her children from a life of slavery.
Gail joins Kelly Kleiman to talk about her new project and her many years spent in the Chicago performing arts.