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Evanston Symphony: ‘We’ll Be Back’

While the current pandemic plays havoc with professional and community arts organizations, as far as Music Director Lawrence Eckerling is concerned, the Evanston Symphony will absolutely return to the stage. “We’ll be back,” he says without reservation. “The world is crying for the arts.” Adds David Ellis, the ESO’s General Manager, “We have sufficient cash […]

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The Upsides

It’s hard to imagine anything good coming from the Coronavirus. It’s a disaster of the first order, killing people by the thousands, shutting down the world economy, changing the way we live—maybe forever. But there’s an upside to everything. As they say, one door closes and another opens. What can we find of value in […]