Richard Dean Christiansen
Pen Name: None
Born: 1931 in Berwyn, Illinois
Richard now lives in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional Information
Richard Christiansen has been an arts journalist for more than forty years, covering theater, dance, film, the visual arts, and a variety of arts and entertainment subjects in Chicago, the nation, and abroad. He began his career in 1956 as a reporter at the City News Bureau of Chicago and moved to the Chicago Daily News a year later. In 1978, he joined the Chicago Tribune as its critic-at-large, arts and entertainment editor, and, finally, chief critic and senior writer, a post he held until his retirement in 2002
- A Theater of Our Own: A History and a Memoir of 1,001 Nights in Chicago, Northwestern University Press, 2004
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A Theater of Our Own: A History and a Memoir of 1,001 Nights in Chicago
Release Date: 2004-11-15
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