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When the Chagrin Documentary Film Festival debuted in 2010, its 93 films were seen by 1,800 attendees in venues throughout the Cuyahoga County century village of Chagrin Falls. Last year, the event – which went virtual due to the COVID-19 pandemic – reached an audience of more than 37,000 fr…

At the start of 2020, the stage was literally set for a New York City audition reading of Mike Petrone’s “Caesar: The Musical” before an audience filled with potential backers and producers. A studio recording of the songs in this Broadway-bound passion project had also been created for dist…