September 28th, 2017 Join us for our weekly show featuring all Chicago music, Thursdays from 6-8pm on 88.7FM WLUW or streaming online at wluw.org!
A Taste of Theater – 6:00pm
A Taste of Theater is a Community Theatre organization created here in Chicago Illinois in 2011. A Taste of Theatre Festival exposes, educates and entertains a diverse audience of professional, intermediate and novice playwrights, thespians and staff members. Playwrights compete by showcasing once scene of their play. Just like movie previews or trailers provide the public with insight about the movie they intend to see, A Taste of Theatre does the same thing for live theater allowing playwrights to give you a “Taste” of their play.
Sadie Rodgers – 6:30pm
Sadie Rogers (writer/director) has worked as an actor and producer in Chicago for a little over a decade, appearing in independent films such as THE WISE KIDS (NY Times Critics Pick), ELLIE LUMME (BFI London), PRINCESS CYD (BAMcinemaFest 2017), and many others. Her most recent short film as a director, RPG, was chosen to screen at Palm Springs International ShortFest, Sun Valley Film Festival, Bend Film Festival, among others, and currently lives at Shortoftheweek.com (28K+ views).
Ross Augusta – 7:30pm
Ross Augusta Betts III (born December 12, 1983), better known by his stage name RossAugusta, is an American singer-songwriter and record producer. Often referred to as “The New Face of R&B”, RossAugusta is recognized as one of the most “soulful” voices R&B has seen in a long-time.