Hannah Edgar

Arts Editor  /   2018 Class   /  @2ndFiddle


History, Hysterics, and The Dun

Dean Boyer participates in improv comedy with students and faculty in The Revival's The Hutchins Plan.


Jan. 10, 2017

Generation X': A Brief History of Dropouts and Transfer Students at the University of Chicago

The University of Chicago has a distinguished list of alums. It also has a distinguished list of decampers.


Oct. 28, 2016

Ensemble-in-Residence Brings Winds of Change to Campus

They called themselves Imani Winds, after the Swahili word for “faith.”


Oct. 7, 2016

The Reluctant Confessor: Andrew Bird Opens Up About Newest Album

“I didn’t set out to make a personal record, but so much had happened in that four or five years that it would have been conspicuous to not write about it. I call the record Are You Serious because I surprised myself.”


Sept. 5, 2016

Center for Identity and Inclusion Remembers Orlando Victims

"Like all of you, I’m still trying to process this. This affects all of us."


June 16, 2016

CSO Unveils Fritz Reiner Bust at Symphony Center

"The legend of the Chicago Symphony . . . was made by Fritz Reiner.”


June 15, 2016

CSO Serves Up Program to Satisfy All Palates

Which of the two was the main course, however, depends on who you ask.


May 31, 2016

Ensemble Dal Niente Celebrates 10 Years of Eclectic Musicmaking


May 10, 2016

Ensemble Dal Niente Celebrates 10 Years of Out-of-the-Box Musicmaking

“It’s not gonna get any more in-the-box,” Lewanski predicted. “I suspect that it’ll only get weirder.”



May 9, 2016

Panel Navigates the Economic Viability of Opera

“I think it’s impossible for opera to die, because there are so many people [out there] who are making it continue.”


May 6, 2016