Gus Gordon http://wuis.org en Johnny Molson & Gus Gordon Are The Odd Couple http://wuis.org/post/johnny-molson-gus-gordon-are-odd-couple <p></p><p>The story of The Odd Couple is one that's been told not only on stage, but as a movie, TV series - even a cartoon. The story is a classic one full of comedic one-liners, but also a lot of heart. Starring in a new local production is radio personality Johnny Molson, and the head of the Hoogland Center for the Arts, Gus Gordon. They recently joined us for this interview, which begins with Gordon explaining why he thinks it's a good fit for local audiences:&nbsp;</p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 16:34:21 +0000 Rachel Otwell 17405 at http://wuis.org Johnny Molson & Gus Gordon Are The Odd Couple At The Hoogland: The War Of The Worlds, Season Tickets And More http://wuis.org/post/hoogland-war-worlds-season-tickets-and-more <p>Thanks to&nbsp;<a href="http://www.sj-r.com/top-stories/x924344077/Hoogland-meets-fundraising-goal-exact-total-not-revealed" style="color: rgb(0, 113, 179); text-decoration: none; ">donations from the community</a>, the Hoogland&nbsp;Center for the Arts in 2012 dodged foreclosure and landed on firmer financial ground. &nbsp;</p><p>That means the staff can now plan longer term. &nbsp;Executive Director Gus Gordon says he's now selling full&nbsp;<a href="http://www.hcfta.org/#">season ticket packages</a> for the very first time.</p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 17:41:54 +0000 Peter Gray 8964 at http://wuis.org At The Hoogland: The War Of The Worlds, Season Tickets And More Opening Night For "Gypsy" At The Hoogland http://wuis.org/post/opening-night-gypsy-hoogland <p>The <a href="http://www.hcfta.org/">Hoogland Center for the Arts</a> starts its fall lineup of performances with the popular musical <em>Gypsy</em>.<br><br>The Hoogland's executive director, Gus Gordon, is also directing this production.<br><br>Gordon and leading lady Devin Dinora joined us on <em>Illinois Edition</em> to talk about the show they're calling the most ambitious of 2013:</p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 14:08:52 +0000 Peter Gray 7755 at http://wuis.org Opening Night For "Gypsy" At The Hoogland