Chef Michael Kornick, Artist Tony Tasset, Josephine Lee and More

September 12th, 2012

See you on October 29th for the next Fear No ART presents The Dinner Party at The Mayne Stage. Chef Sean Sanders of Brown Trout, Commissioner of Cultural Affairs, Michelle Boone, Executive Producer of Chicago, Please!, David Manilow, Editor of the Sun Times Daily Splash, Susanna Negovan, plus guest tweeter of Tastes and Tweets, Sonja Loges and opening tango performance by tango dancer, Jorge Niedas. Get your tix!

Above is what happened on September 20th: The Mayne Stage and Fear No ART presents The Dinner Party went on the road to Expo Chicago on September 20th with food samplings from Michael Kornick and chocolate samplings from Vosges Haut Chocolat! International sculptor Tony Tasset, artistic director of the Chicago Children’s Choir, Josephine Lee and principal percussionist and education director of Chicago Sinfonietta, Jeff Handley joined us at the dinner table.  We will return to the Mayne Stage in October.

Date: 9/20

Where: “Dialogues” section of Expo Chicago and streaming on

Arrival Time (for ticket holders) : 5:15 pm for free drink tickets and program. Show starts at 5:30 pm

Broadcast time (for non-ticket holders):  watch and tweet in; streaming live on from 5:30 pm – 6:45pm CST ( free)

Buy Tickets: $25 (chef sampling of appetizers and entree, plus Vosges chocolate sampling and free drink ticket)

* Michael Kornick is making samples of gazpacho with littleneck clams and salad of littleneck clams, mango, green papaya and Thai chilies (appetizers) and samplings of white fish with lobster, potatoes, and salsa verde made from tarragon and mint (entree). Buy your tix!*

We would like to thank our wonderful sponsors: Le Cordon Bleu ® (Le Cordon Bleu ® and the Le Cordon Bleu logo are registered trademarks of Career Education Corporation), DPR Art Rescue, the L.H. Selman Gallery of Fine Glass Paperweights, Time Out Chicago, Vosges Haut Chocolat, Cannon Frank, a Design Corporation PC, Dessin Fournir, 3Arts, and the Richard H. Driehaus Foundation.

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