Problem/Solution: Small Budget, Big Storm


The Chase Park Theatre, a community-based production group in Chicago's Andersonville neighborhood, attracts actors with limited experience who may not be able to handle complex classical roles and audiences who aren't always familiar with Shakespeare. So when artistic director Karen Fort decided to mount King Lear, she and her husband, sound designer Keith Fort, immediately began talking about the title character's monologues, when he interacts with the storm. Co

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