Warhawks and Lindberghs Opens in Chicago, May 5

News   Warhawks and Lindberghs Opens in Chicago, May 5
 
CHICAGO--Warhawks and Lindberghs, a new work from the venturesome Shattered Globe Theatre, turns a harsh light on an old hero. Developed in workshop by the ensemble and author Jim McDermott, this multi-media production examines the controversial life and philosophy of aviator Charles Lindbergh, with special scrutiny on the complex legend's less than laudatory Nazi sympathies and his outspoken isolationism.

CHICAGO--Warhawks and Lindberghs, a new work from the venturesome Shattered Globe Theatre, turns a harsh light on an old hero. Developed in workshop by the ensemble and author Jim McDermott, this multi-media production examines the controversial life and philosophy of aviator Charles Lindbergh, with special scrutiny on the complex legend's less than laudatory Nazi sympathies and his outspoken isolationism. The fictionalized account opens May 5 in a staging by Shattered Globe artistic director Louis Contey. For information call 773-404-1237.

-- By Lawrence Bommer
Chicago Correspondent

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