City of Chicago & Donors Forum Honor

Donors Forum , a 1400+ association of leading philanthropists including MacArthur, Driehaus and Ford foundations, honors Chopin Theatre and three others as Chicago’s most successful for profit cultural institutions.

Hosted by cultural expert Steve Edwards of Chicago Public Radio, the honorees shared their experience and reasons why they are successful during a discussion at the prestigious Claudia Cassidy Theater of the Chicago Cultural Center. The other honorees include Broadway in Chicago, Blue Man Group and Corbett vs Dempsey Gallery.

Photo features Jim Dempsey and John Corbett (Corbett v Dempsey Gallery); Kori Pryor (Blue Man Group); Zygmunt Dyrkacz (Chopin Theatre); Eileen LaCario (Broadway in Chicago) and Steve Edwards (Chicago Public Radio). Photo – Richard Cahan, Donor’s Forum.

"Art for Profit" is hosted at Claudia Cassidy Theater of the Cultural Center and is moderated by Chicago Public Radio's Steve Edwards.