Random thoughts about watching, working and living in the arts, from HMS co-founder and executive producer Scott Silberstein.

August 21, 2013


Even on a night of solo performances, the Chicago Dancing Festival is still about all of us.

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August 20, 2013

ADVENTURES IN YES: "Attend The Tale of the Chicago Dancing Festival"

Show up. See what happens.

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August 16, 2013

ADVENTURES IN YES: "The Undiscovered Country"

One thing more than all others makes art meaningful and necessary: Death.

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July 14, 2013

ADVENTURES IN YES: "Playing The Fool"

Aaron Sorkin and Scott Rudin are greater fools. I know what a greater fool is. And I want to be one.

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March 9, 2013

ADVENTURES IN YES: "Enough already."

Cheap shots at dancers are unfunny and unfair, and someone should tell that to a couple of writers at

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February 23, 2013

ADVENTURES IN YES: "Everyone's a critic."

"Seen anything good lately?"  "Ummm... what do you mean by 'good'"?

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