Menu

Select Page

Rosi Golan

There, on a small stage in a room with a checkerboard floor, is Rosi Golan, rehearsing for her show which is less than an hour away. As her run-through wraps up, she descends the stage and walks towards me with a casual ease that says, “I’ve done this before.” Suddenly her hand is outstretched and I am immediately struck by her down to earth charm and her candor about Chicago weather. “It’s sooo cold!” she says. “I’m having a hard time warming up!” Golan, who stays bundled up in her coat during our interview, is more beautiful in person than her...

Read More

The Magic Of Music

From the beginning it has been my joy, my medicine, a lyrical partner in my most intimate moments. Growing up I escaped often into its comforting embrace, losing myself for hours in the words and the melodies. Thousands and thousands of tracks are imprinted on my soul, some to such a degree that hearing them can still carry me away to a place of pure bliss. Some I can’t bear to listen to because they still, even after so many years elicit a profoundly visceral reaction in me that is better left to the past. That’s what the best...

Read More