Sunday, March 25th, 2012

Its a new year and time for new things.  As you may know, THE DINNER PARTY launches this January 30th.   However, I am also launching a new monthly blog giving a small panoramic overview of what is going on each month.  Due to only so many hours in a day and a limited staff, what Read more…

Highlight from the Feb. 27 Dinner Party

Wednesday, March 7th, 2012

A little bit of soul.  A little bit of contemporary dance.  A little bit of Second City.  And a little bit of Tru Restaurant elegance.  WOW! What a night on Fear No ART presents The Dinner Party.  Soul singer JC Brooks, Luna Negra choreographer Gustavo Ramirez Sansano, Second City Director Billy Bungeroth (also lead guitarist Read more…

Soul Singer JC Brooks

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

JC Brooks joins host Elysabeth Alfano for the February 27th Fear No ART presents The Dinner Party at Chicago’s Mayne Stage

Second City Director Billy Bungeroth

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

Billy Bungeroth is proud to have had the opportunity to direct such a superlative group of actors. He also extends his love and thanks to The Second City, Eric Dolphy, Powell-Peralta Skateboards, TJ, The Anarchist Cookbook, Matt Hovde, Marrs Blackmon, Alison Mf”n Riley, Butter, A. Rimbaud, Lupe Fiasco, Dr. Mick Napier, JC Brooks & the Read more…

Stellar Award Nominee Marco the Poet

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

Check out Marco the Poets performance on The Dinner Party below, or listen to Marco The Poet on WBEZ. Click here. To view the full June 25 Dinner Party, click here. http://www.marcothepoet.com/ Share This!

Tru Restaurant Executive Chef Anthony Martin

Sunday, March 4th, 2012

Accumulating four-stars and being named Chef of the Year (2011) by Chicago Tribune marked Anthony Martin’s first year as executive chef/partner at renowned Progressive French restaurant Tru. His presentations, described by Phil Vettel as “so visually stunning that it seems crude to disturb their perfection for something so prosaic as eating,” have caught Chicago’s attention, Read more…

Luna Negra’s Gustavo Ramirez Sansano

Sunday, March 4th, 2012

Gustavo Ramírez Sansano (Artistic Director – San Fulgencio, Spain) was appointed Artistic Director of Luna Negra Dance Theater in 2009, after directing TITOYAYA Dance Project in Valencia, Spain for the last four years. Sansano has been the recipient of numerous awards for his choreography, including first prizes at the Ricard Moragas competition in Barcelona, the Dom Perignon choreographic competition Read more…

Be Our Guest at the Next Dinner Party

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

Next Monday, Feb 27th at 7pm Hungry audiences will savor dinner tastings of “salmon in its natural environment” from TRU Restaurant chef, Anthony Martin (featured left), while meeting the handsome artistic director of Chicago Latin-American dance studio Luna Negra Dance Theater, Gustavo Ramirez Sansano, Second City Director Billy Bungeroth, and JC Brooks of the Uptown Read more…

January 30th Fear No ART presents The Dinner Party

Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

Ooohhhh! We had such a good time at the January 30th launch of the new show, Fear No ART presents The Dinner Party.  It was a sold out show at Chicago’s Mayne Stage Theatre.  After blues singer Nicholas Barron warmed up the crowd, we streamed live on the internet for the following hour long show: Read more…

…got ART?

Sunday, February 5th, 2012

Its February and time for the second posting of the Fear No ART new blog,”…got ART?”  Hopefully this blog will help to highlight some of the very cool art happenings going on around town and give you a nudge to see some of them or all of them.  Getting a little bit (more) of art Read more…