CHICAGO – The issue of gender identity, especially for those who are born with a vagueness as to what to call themselves between/beyond boy and girl, has come front and center in the U.S., both with the legalization of gay marriage and the callous repudiation of identity by trying to pass laws dismissing it (the North Carolina “bathroom” laws). The performance companies of The Living Canvas and Nothing Without a Company is currently staging “[Trans]formation,” which presents gender identity art by six performers, who perform most of the play in the nude.
Exclusive Portrait: Julie Andrews of ‘The Sound of Music’ at Chicagoland Book Signing
CHICAGO – Film icon Julie Andrews greeted the HollywoodChicago.com lens before meeting fans and signing copies of her new book “Julie Andrews’ Collection of Poems, Songs & Lullabies” on Oct. 14, 2009 at the Borders in Schaumburg, Ill.
Julie Andrews has starred in “Mary Poppins,” “The Sound of Music,” “The Princess Diaries,” “Shrek 2,” “The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement,” “Shrek the Third,” “Enchanted” and more. Our exclusive portrait of Julie Andrews is below.
Like a spoon full of sugar, film icon Julie Andrews greets the HollywoodChicago.com lens
before meeting fans and signing copies of her new book “Julie Andrews’ Collection of
Poems, Songs & Lullabies” on Oct. 14, 2009 at the Borders in Schaumburg, Ill.
Photo credit: Joe Arce of Starstruck Foto for HollywoodChicago.com