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  • Shining musical light on mental illness

    Musical geniuses sometimes struggle with demons.
  • Inmates who allege police abuse by Burge may get hearing on innocence claims

    Inmates who allege police abuse by Burge may get hearing on innocence claims
    "Girt" Burton was 21 when he alleged Chicago police detectives working under Cmdr. Jon Burge kept him in custody without charges for six days, beating him with a phone book, choking him until he passed out and torturing him until he finally confessed to a...

    'Two Trains Running': Set in a Pittsburgh diner on sidelines of history

    'Two Trains Running': Set in a Pittsburgh diner on sidelines of history
    Although set in 1969 — the height of militant social action, you might think — August Wilson's "Two Trains Running" is actually a portrait of Pittsburgh folks stuck in a siding. Everyone in this play wants something, in most cases quite...

    Gary native lands role in Goodman Theatre's 'Two Trains Running'

    Gary native lands role in Goodman Theatre's 'Two Trains Running'
    Emerson School for Visual and Performing Arts alumnus and Gary native Chester Gregory is starring in Goodman Theatre's production of August Wilson's "Two Trains Running" — and getting a few tips from the actor who won a Tony Award for the role....

    Where were you 8 years ago today?

    Where were you 8 years ago today?
    Where are we in the presidential election cycle compared to the 2008 election (the last one where there was no incumbent running?) Well, exactly eight years ago today, I was in Springfield without about 15,000 other freezing souls to watch U.S. Sen...