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King Lear At the Chicago Shakes

SPOILER ALERT

So a couple of weeks ago, I had gone to the Chicago Shakespeare Theater to see King Lear. Out of all the plays I have seen there, I have got to say, this one was definitely the best. 315 more words

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Barbara Gaines takes on 'King Lear'....again

Barbara Gaines, the founder and artistic director of Chicago Shakespeare Theater, sits down with Rick Kogan to talk about her new production of Shakespeare’s “King Lear.” Gaines, a frequent guest of the show, was drawn to remount “King Lear” after hearing a well-known Frank Sinatra tune. 60 more words

After Hours With Rick Kogan