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Links Hall's 40th Anniversary Celebration

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American Heritage Fireplace

3054 North Western Avenue

Chicago, IL 60618

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This March marks Links Hall's 40th Anniversary - 40 years of investing in innovative boundary pushing artists and adventurous, inquisitive audiences who challenge each other to take risks on new creative experiences.

Please join us in recognizing the impact of this incredible organization and look ahead with us towards the wonders that are yet to come. To mark this momentous anniversary we'll gather together at the American Heritage Fireplace, honoring Links Hall's co-founders Bob Eisen, Carol Bobrow, and Charlie Vernon, with food, drinks, and special performances.

Following the 5:30-7pm celebration, you are invited to join Links Hall’s larger community and see performances by Bob Eisen and many of Links Hall Alumni at Links Hall/Constellation, and at 9pm we will open the Links Hall Cake Lounge.




Honorees

Carol Bobrow

Bob Eisen

Charlie Vernon

Honorary Chairs

Christopher Link

C.J. Mitchell

Michael Zerang



Schedule

  • 5:30-7pm, 40th Anniversary Celebration with small bites menu created by Easy Eats Catering's Artists and Chefs Eric May and Erin Nixon (www.ericchristophmay.com) and cocktail hour at the American Heritage Fireplace Showroom. This celebration looks both backwards and forwards and includes exciting news about Links Hall's furture and a private perfromance by current Links Hall Fellowship Artist Silvita Diaz Brown.

  • 7-9pm, Performances at Links Hall, curated by Links Hall co-founder Bob Eisen and Third Way Projects' Bonnie Brooks.

    Produced by Third Way Projects, LinkSircus--Celebrating 40 Years is an installation-style evening of dancing and celebration in multiple spaces by multiple people doing curious things. Featuring visual art by Tom Melvin.

    Performers: Bob Eisen, Michelle Kranicke/Zephyr Dance, Kristina Isabelle, Joanna Read/Same Planet Different Worlds, J’Sun Howard with poet Jennifer Karmin, Asimina Chremos, Tom Lee and Rika Lin.

  • 9pm, CAKE and Celebrate!



Fortieth Anniversary Celebration Committee

Special thanks to our 40th Anniversary Celebration Committee: Trevor Martin & Parker Benton, Christopher Montiel & Anthony Geraci, Matt & Emily Roben, Doreen Sayegh & Chris Plevin, Paul Teruel & Amber Da.



Community Supporters

American Heritage Fireplace, A.M. Jamz, Chicago Chicago Latino Theater Alliance, Easy Eats Catering, Eventbrite, Heaven's Door Whiskey, Maggie Kast, Lagunitas Brewing, Maplewood Brewery & Distillery, Marz Brewing, Primebar, and Sketchbook Brewing.



If you are unable to join us...

If you can't join us on March 30th, please consider making a gift in honor of this momentous season of celebration. Your support is vital as we work to provide performance space at NO COST to artists for the entirety of our 40th season.

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3054 North Western Avenue

Chicago, IL 60618

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