“If These Walls Could Talk” showing locally

In 2015, Chris Webb, became one of the five Accelerate finalists for his idea,”If These Walls Could Talk” – a film that animates abandoned buildings to tell 100 years of history from their neighborhood. The production is complete and he has been showing it locally in high schools and libraries across the county. Check out…

Read More

Mike Obertacz to lead Near West Theatre

Mike Obertacz (CLI 2017) will take over as the new Managing Director of Near West Theatre on October 11. He begins his┬átenure as the theater embarks on its 40th year and looks to kick off an endowment campaign. He takes over from founder Stephanie Morrison Hrbek (LC 2001). Morrison Hrbek will work alongside Obertacz on…

Read More