Feder: Sun-Times drops theater critic Hedy Weiss

 
 
Updated 2/2/2018 2:05 PM
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  • The Chicago Sun-Times is parting ways with theater critic Hedy Weiss.

    The Chicago Sun-Times is parting ways with theater critic Hedy Weiss. Courtesy of the Chicago Sun-Times

Eight months after the Chicago Sun-Times ran an editorial declaring "We support our theater critic, Hedy Weiss," the paper is dropping the curtain on her.

"Today is Hedy Weiss's last day as a Sun-Times employee," editor-in-chief Chris Fusco said Friday. "She's had a remarkable 33-year career covering the theater and arts scene in Chicago, and we wish her well. The Sun-Times is excited about Chicago's burgeoning arts community, and we look forward to rolling out new coverage plans in the future."

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