André De Shields and the producer of virtual ‘Sweet Home Chicago’ performance

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Andre De Shields poses in the press room with the award for best performance by an actor in a featured role in a musical for “Hadestown” at the 73rd annual Tony Awards on Sunday, June 9, 2019, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

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A virtual performance of ‘Sweet Home Chicago‘ featured 100 of Chicago’s best performers and artists to raise funds for Illinois artists. Dean Richards talks with Scott Silberstein, a multi-Emmy Award-winning writer, producer, composer and director who put the all-star video together. Plus, Andre De Shields talks about his performance in the video and why it was such a special video for him to participate in.

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