2017 Gubernatorial Arts Forum

A public conversation on the role of arts, culture, and creativity in Illinois communities.

Monday, September 11, 2017 at 7:30pm
The Albert Theatre at Goodman Theatre
170 N Dearborn St, Chicago

Alison Cuddy, Marilynn Thoma Artistic Director of the Chicago Humanities Festival, and Craig Dellimore, Political Editor at WBBM Newsradio, will co-host and moderate this roundtable discussion on issues of importance and relevance to the arts, culture, and creative industries ahead of the Illinois Gubernatorial Primary and the November 6, 2018 General Election. 

Invitations to participate were extended regardless of party affiliation. Confirmed to attend are State Senator Daniel Biss, representing Illinois’ Ninth District; Bob Daiber, Regional Superintendent of Schools for Madison County; and J. B. Pritzker, Founder of the Pritzker Group. Any additional participants in the Forum will be announced at later dates. 

While admission to the 2017 Gubernatorial Arts Forum is free, space is limited and seating cannot be guaranteed for walk-ups. Attendees are encouraged to book complimentary tickets in advance, online at GoodmanTheatre.org/GovArtsForum or by phone at 312-443-3800. The Goodman Theatre Box Office is open daily from noon–5pm CST. 

Submit your question to the Forum in advance by visiting bit.ly/GovArtsForum or by using the hashtag #GovArtsForum on social media.