9525 S. Halstead, Chicago 60628
stop. reset. INSPIRES at the Woodson Regional Library
June 9, 4pm
9525 S. Halsted, Chicago 60628
An eclectic performance of original pieces inspired by stop. reset.. Artists from across Chicagoland respond to the play with their own creations in a variety of mediums.
FREE EVENT, RSVP recommended. Seating is first come, first served.
Award-winning actor/playwright/director and Goodman Theatre Artistic Associate Regina Taylor celebrates her 20th season at the theatre with the Chicago premiere of stop. reset. In stop. reset., e-books and digital technologies are transforming the literary world, and Chicago businessman Alex Ames must try to save his long-standing African American book publishing company from extinction. While his employees fret over losing their jobs, Ames finds unlikely inspiration from a mysterious teenager, J., who seems to be plugged into the future. The aging Ames is forced to discover how far he’s willing to go to survive.