Chris Jones is the newly named editorial page editor of the Chicago Tribune, where he also continues to write arts criticism, as he has for some 25 years. He is also the Broadway critic for the New York Daily News. He has taught at Northern Illinois University, DePaul University and the University of Chicago, and he holds a doctorate from Ohio State University. His latest book, “Rise Up! Broadway and American Society,” was published by Bloomsbury/Methuen.