the pulitzer committee the macarthur foundation illinois arts council chicago department of cultural affairs league of chicago theatres jeff committee chase community giving oprah banksy barefoot bandit zorro bruno hannah montana alan smithee masal bugoluv sidd finch canadian mounties jandek burial exoskeleton scarlet pimpernel christopher rocancourt ru paul lady gaga slim shady cherry kookoo ferdinand demara massimo del gravo david blaine houdini penn or teller wilhelm voigt dead air fresheners the residents george psalmanzar doctor james miranda barry pope joan ganymede cesario caius david manning buddy love dorothy michaels tony clifton konstantin and yuri shamanov he who cannot be named pierre bressau victor lusting count floyd dame edna nato nasa nascar mlb fbi kaos peter parker oliver queen diane prince the lone ranger any of the usual suspects any chicago theatre critic anyone who's received an orgie punctual sane

the orgie is an award to encourage original innovative risky thrilling inspiring overlooked offbeat or even outlandish work in chicago theatre orgie is taken from the word original and hints at the dionysian god of theatre wine unbridled expression and orgies the orgie committee is made up of theatre freaks lovers and rebels our goal is to encourage a spirit of originality and greater adventure in chicago theatre the orgie theatre award committee does not claim to be fair unbiased or reasonable


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