A Beloved Maywood Performer Receives a Posthumous Encore

Monday, September 12, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || UPDATED: 5:52 p.m. In a 1991 Chicago Tribune article, drama critic H. Lee Murphy described 25-year-old Maywood resident Leon Brown as a “whirlwind of inexhaustible energy.” “He`s written plays, produced and directed and starred on stage and is a fine singer and dancer,” Murphy wrote. “Local schoolchildren in Maywood, where he was born and still … Continue reading A Beloved Maywood Performer Receives a Posthumous Encore