On May 6, 2015, we celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of Orson Welles — actor, writer, director, and producer in theater, radio, and film — who appeared at Orchestra Hall on one occasion on Jan. 9, 1939. He gave a special lecture entitled “As I See the Stage,” presented under the auspices of a Northwestern University lecture series.

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