top of page
  • Writer's pictureTeam Acacia

American Theatre Magazine: "From Chicago: A Ghost Light Through the Dark"

By Gabriela Furtado Coutinho and Jerald Raymond Pierce

May 28, 2024

A ghost light can have so many meanings in theatre. It can be the source of ghost stories and superstitions. It can be a simple safety tool illuminating an otherwise unoccupied theatre. In 2020, it became a symbol of resilience in the face of forced theatre closures. But in the 2024 film Ghostlight, written by Kelly O’Sullivan and starring a litany of Chicago-area theatre folk, the term becomes an ode to the power of theatre as told through the life of someone who found theatre right when he needed it the most.

0 views0 comments


bottom of page