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Producer & Writer

Daniel Andries

Host & Writer

Geoffrey Baer

Director of Photography

Tim Boyd

New Haven Director of Photography

Matthew Howe


Paul Thornton

Soundtrack Composed & Performed by

Nicholas Tremulis, Rick Barnes & Andy Shoemaker

Associate Producer

Liz Reeves

Art Director

Linda Fox


Marc Hoppe
Edward O’Connor


Tom Godar
Danny Rozkuska

Additional Camera

Daniel Andries
Douglas Haight
Chuck Haynie
Dave Moyer

Graphic Designer

Philip Campbell

Production Intern

Robben Muñoz

Additional Production Support

Kaylise Algrim

Website Producer

Maggie Ness

Website Design and Development

Kevin Crowley
Chris Ege
Jenny Macchione
John Ritterbush

Senior VP, Marketing & Interactive Media

Anne Gleason

Field Engineer in Charge

Dave Moyer

Post Production Engineer in Charge

Don DeMartini

Facilities Manager

Michelle McKenzie-Voigt

Media Manager

Barry Blue


Julia Maish


Eshed Halpern

Still Photographer

Bill Richert


Mike McKee

Additional Footage

Chicago Tonight
Grassroots Media
The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp
WGBH Media Library & Archives

Special Thanks

Ellen Alderman
The Art Institute of Chicago
James Auclair
Austin, Isabella and Elliot
Dorie Baker
Drew Barkley
Kirsten Beeby
Beth Boston
Andrea Brown
Christina Birkentall
Mark Campbell
Gail Catlin
Chicago Public Library, Sulzer Regional Library
Richard DeFlumeri
Judith DiMaio
Peter Morris Dixon
Nancy Dooley
Anthony Eardley
Leland B. Elder Jr.
Brian Flora
Frank Lloyd Wright Preservation Trust
Liz Garibay
The Graham Foundation
Nicholas Glenn
Mary Jo Godziela
Lisa Goepfrich
Julie Hacker
Doug Haight
Chicago Public Library, Harold Washington Library Center
Harris Theater for Music and Dance
HBRA Architects Inc.
Jason Helms
Kate Kirby
Jessica Herczeg-Konecny
Edward Keegan
Zoe Keller
Kara Kelly
Ruth Lednicer
Chai Lee
Margaret McCurry
Ross Miller
Patrick Molloy
Steve Mosley
Beth Murin
Museum of Science and Industry
Craig Naumec
North Shore Congregation Israel
Anne Northrup
Quincy Northrup
Anna Belle Norton
Stephanie Pelzer
Dan Protess
Dana Revilla
Dennis Rupert
Jay Smith
Sophie and Francie
Ryan Thompson
Taber Wayne
Unity Temple Restoration Foundation
Kevin Warwick
Karen Widi
Yale University


John Hejduk

Executive Producer

V.J. McAleer
Dan Soles

A Production of

WTTW Chicago
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