Friends of Chicago's Neighborhood Theatres

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Friends of Chicago's Neighborhood Theatres is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to grassroots marketing and advertising for the Chicago theater community. Our goals are: 1) To educate the public about the depth and breadth of live theater options in the Chicago area and to build audiences across the entire spectrum of productions. 2) To raise the profile of the Chicago theater community, to strengthen its role in the cultural life of the city, and to enhance its prominence on the national theatre scene. 3) To celebrate the work of Chicago artists and theaters.

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These are the first in an ongoing series of web videos which promote the Chicago theater scene. Every 2-3 months, we will add a new video on-line. We ask for your help in sharing our message: TWICE PER YEAR, come to this website (or go to our YouTube or Vimeo Channel), pick a video, and share it on your social networks. If each member of our community commits to sharing at least twice per year, the message will reach hundreds of thousands.
Monologue by Tom Mula; Starring Dexter Zollicoffer; Voice Over by Barbara Robertson; Conceived & Directed by Penny Penniston with Brass Line FilmWorks; Producer/Creative Consultant: Mary Ann Dezulskis; Cinematography by Jason Chiu; Casting by Paskal Rudnicke; Post Production by Beast/Method/Company 3; Audio mix by Airstream Audio; Special thanks to David Wechsler, Theater Wit, and DSG Production Services.
Monologue by Robert Koon; Starring Marc Grapey; Voice Over by Mary Beth Fisher; Conceived & Directed by Penny Penniston with Brass Line FilmWorks; Producer/Creative Consultant: Mary Ann Dezulskis; Cinematography by Jason Chiu; Casting by Paskal Rudnicke; Post Production by Beast/Method/Company 3; Audio mix by Airstream Audio; Special thanks to David Wechsler, Theater Wit, and DSG Production Services.
Monologue by Nambi E. Kelley; Starring Marti Gobel; Voice Over by Joe Foust; Conceived & Directed by Penny Penniston with Brass Line FilmWorks; Producer/Creative Consultant: Mary Ann Dezulskis; Cinematography by Jason Chiu; Casting by Paskal Rudnicke; Post Production by Beast/Method/Company 3; Audio mix by Airstream Audio; Special thanks to David Wechsler, Theater Wit, and DSG Production Services.
Monologue by Penny Penniston, Starring Robyn Coffin, Voice Over by Richard Henzel.Conceived & Directed by Penny Penniston with Brass Line FilmWorks; Producer/Creative Consultant: Mary Ann Dezulskis; Cinematography by Jason Chiu; Casting by Paskal Rudnicke; Post Production by Beast/Method/Company 3; Audio mix by Airstream Audio; Special thanks to David Wechsler, Theater Wit, and DSG Production Services.
"Your father always loved the snow." --Monologue by Mia McCullough. Starring Amro Salama. Voice over by Sandra Delgado. Conceived & Directed by Penny Penniston with Brass Line FilmWorks; Producer/Creative Consultant: Mary Ann Dezulskis; Cinematography by Jason Chiu; Casting by Paskal Rudnicke; Post Production by Beast/Method/Company 3; Audio mix by Airstream Audio; Special thanks to David Wechsler, Theater Wit, and DSG Production Services.

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