Thoroughly Modern Millie

Last night Roosevelt High School opened its annual musical, this year's offering being Thoroughly Modern Millie.   A stellar cast provided a great two-and-a-half-hour show, with Sarah Schenkkan as Millie Dillmount and Daniel Berryman as Jimmy Smith.  As you can imagine, I'm pretty proud of Daniel's work in the play.  His acting has come a long …

Hello from Chicago

I'm sitting at Caribou Coffee at the corner of Roselle and Golf about a half hour west of Chicago. I've been here 10 days (in Chicago, not at Caribou Coffee) working on a video shoot for a Creek Association project called "Re-Group", a teaching video concerning group dynamics aimed at small groups around the country. …