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  1. photograph of bob sickinger representing the off Loop theatre movement, storefront theatre and small theatre movement in chicago
  2. photograph of viola spolin for the growth of improv theatre in chicago, improvisational theatre chicago
  3. photograph of jane addams for neighborhood theatre, off-Loop theatre and small theatre movement chicago
  4. vintage photograph of the mcvickers theatre chicago downtown
  5. illustration of chicago little theatre inspiring small theatre, storefront theatre and off Loop theatre in chicago
  6. vintage photograph of joseph jefferson whose legacy left the jeff awards chicago and the jeff recommended plays chicago
  7. photograph of crowds outside voodoo macbeth directed by orson welles
  8. photograph of body politic home of many small chicago theatre companies
  9. photograph of bill pullinsi and the candlelight theatre playhouse first dinner theatre in chicago and the united states
  10. photograph of david mamet in front of american buffalo
  11. photograph of the responsive scene radio show commedia dell'arte with david shepherd
  12. vintage photograph of chicago iroquois theatre fire
  13. illustration of second city stage chicago improvisational theatre
  14. photograph of charlotte chorpenning directing children's theatre chicago
  15. vintage photograph of goodman theatre chicago advertisement
  16. photograph of stuart gordon legendary warp trilogy