How do we explore classic stories and theatrical forms in our contemporary culture and why do we feel the need to re-tell ancient stories? Hear established Chicago-based theater-makers discuss the practice of adaptation and why we need to create contemporary classics.
Speakers: Isaac Gomez, Victory Gardens (moderator); Sean Graney, The Hypocrites; The Q Brothers; Stephanie Diaz, Portmanteau; Sandra Delgado, actress
The Lake FX Summit & Expo is the region’s largest FREE conference for artists and creative entrepreneurs and is designed to connect, inform and inspire emerging and established producers working in the film, music, dance, design, theater, fashion, culinary and arts fields. The event will welcome thousands of individuals, businesses and organizations for inspiring keynotes by industry leaders, over 80 informative panel discussions & workshops, networking opportunities as well as performer showcases, an artisan market and resource expo.