1. QC Uncut: Denny & Brett Hitchcock of Circa '21 and The Speakeasy Sean Leary 43:31

Denny and Brett Hitchcock, the owners and proprietors of Circa ’21 and The Speakeasy in downtown Rock Island, talk about reopening their theaters and their upcoming slate of shows; how covid devastated their businesses, and how it remains a shadow over them, and how covid has demolished the arts and performing scene locally and nationwide.


Sean Leary is an author, director, artist, musician, producer and entrepreneur who has been writing professionally since debuting at age 11 in the pages of the Comics Buyers Guide. An honors graduate of the University of Southern California masters program, he has written over 50 books including the best-sellers The Arimathean, Every Number is Lucky to Someone and We Are All Characters.