Videos

Fall 2019 Program


John Boesche

7 soliloquies
boeschedesign.com

St. James Infirmary
creator & performer: Blair Thomas
marionettes & puppet theater: Blair Thomas
music and all instrumental performances: Blair Thomas
sound design: Rob Milburn & Michael Bodeen
animation: Erin Pleake & Joe Burke
additional art and direction: John Boesche

Rightlynd
author: Ike Holter
performer: Robert Cornelius
original art: Stacey Robinson
original music & sound design: Rob Milburn & Michael Bodeen
animation & direction: John Boesche

La Havana Madrid
song: No Dejen Que Te Quiten Tu Historia
composer & author: Sandra Delgado
performer: Sandra Delgado
congas: Guiro Acevedo
sound design: Rob Milburn & Michael Bodeen
animation: Joe Burke
direction: John Boesche

To Be In Love
writer: Gwendolyn Brooks
performer: Cheryl Lynn Bruce
original art: Kerry James Marshall
© Kerry James Marshall. Courtesy of the artists and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York

Special thanks to Blair Thomas & Co., Sandra Delgado, Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival, @COLLABORACTION, Teatro Vista, Goodman Theatre, Remy Bumppo Theatre Company, Rob Milburn and Michael Bodeen.

Petra Cortright
Webcam still life with flowers: blue, green, and red

Charles Atlas
Geometry of Thought
music by Lazar Bozic
featuring James K
Special thanks to Luhring Augustine.

Summer 2019 Program


John Boesche

7 soliloquies
boeschedesign.com

St. James Infirmary
creator & performer: Blair Thomas
marionettes & puppet theater: Blair Thomas
music and all instrumental performances: Blair Thomas
sound design: Rob Milburn & Michael Bodeen
animation: Erin Pleake & Joe Burke
additional art and direction: John Boesche

Rightlynd
author: Ike Holter
performer: Robert Cornelius
original art: Stacey Robinson
original music & sound design: Rob Milburn & Michael Bodeen
animation & direction: John Boesche

La Havana Madrid
song: No Dejen Que Te Quiten Tu Historia
composer & author: Sandra Delgado
performer: Sandra Delgado
congas: Guiro Acevedo
sound design: Rob Milburn & Michael Bodeen
animation: Joe Burke
direction: John Boesche

To Be In Love
writer: Gwendolyn Brooks
performer: Cheryl Lynn Bruce
original art: Kerry James Marshall
© Kerry James Marshall. Courtesy of the artists and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York
original music & sound design: Rob Milburn & Michael Bodeen
animation & direction: John Boesche

The Tempest
author: William Shakespeare
performer: Nick Sandys
original music & sound design: Rob Milburn & Michael Bodeen
animation: Joe Burke & John Boesche
direction: John Boesche

Smokefall
author: Noah Haidle
performer: Mike Nussbaum
original art: Yeaji Kim
original music & sound design: Rob Milburn & Michael Bodeen
animation: Erin Pleake & Joe Burke
direction: John Boesche

solo ensemble
writer, original music & performer: Julia Rhoads
sound design: Rob Milburn & Michael Bodeen
animation: Joe Burke & John Boesche
additional art & direction: John Boesche

The program concludes with a collaboration between theatermaker John Musial and Lucky Plush Artistic Director Julia Rhoads titled Limelight Parade, which utilizes fragmented choreography and script from Julia Rhoads’ work with Lucky Plush Productions, a Chicago-based dance and theater ensemble, and reimagined within John Musial’s layered and evocative projection design.
For more information on Lucky Plush, visit www.luckyplush.com

Spring 2019 Program


John Boesche

7 Soliloquies
boeschedesign.com

St. James Infirmary
creator & performer: Blair Thomas
marionettes & puppet theater: Blair Thomas
music and all instrumental performances: Blair Thomas
sound design: Rob Milburn & Michael Bodeen
animation: Erin Pleake & Joe Burke
additional art and direction: John Boesche

La Havana Madrid
song: No Dejen Que Te Quiten Tu Historia
composer & author: Sandra Delgado
performer: Sandra Delgado
congas: Guiro Acevedo
sound design: Rob Milburn & Michael Bodeen
animation: Joe Burke
direction: John Boesche

Ouchhh Studio
HARMONIC AI_World’s Biggest Ai Jazz Consciousness Installation in USA
www.ouchhh.tv

Fall 2018 Program


Jan Tichy

Artes in Horto – Seven Gardens for Chicago
artesinhorto.org
In partnership with Terra Foundation for American Art

Zheng Chongbin
Chimeric Landscape
zhengchongbin.com

Diana Thater
True Life Adventures
thaterstudio.com

Jason Salavon
Homage in Between (Chicago Art, 20th Century)
salavon.com
In partnership with Terra Foundation for American Art