Saturday April 18th 2015

Theatre Reviews

“Soul Brother, Where Art Thou ?”

the six talented performers to alter the script based on their audience and the response (or lack of) on the fly. Often, when they go off the script, we get to truly see the [Read More]

“Billy Elliot”

Powerful! That is probably the best word to begin this review with. Last night’s opening night audience at Drury Lane Oakbrook’s “Billy Elliot” saw a [Read More]

“Anything Goes”

Two hours and fifteen minutes of solid escape from reality into a world of laughter, song and dance (Robin always makes sure that the dance numbers are memories. This is one [Read More]

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Restaurant Reviews

Eastern Europe in Northbrook

They may be the North Shore's version of "Russian Tea Room", but how many of you are aware that you can enjoy a similar experience in Northbrook, without all the fuss of driving downtown and parking in a garage. Try it- you will love the experience. [Read More]

Cabaret

“Soul Brother, Where Art Thou ?”

the six talented performers to alter the script based on their audience and the response (or lack of) on the fly. Often, when they go off the script, we get to truly see the talents of the performers. Directed by Anthony LeBlanc with music by Alex Kilmer and video design by Greg Mulvey, "Soul [Read More]

“Louis & Keely ‘Live at the Sahara'”

"I Can't Believe Your In Love With Me", "Hey Boy, Hey Girl", "Night Train", "Ai,Ai,Ai" and of course their most famous "That Ol' Black Magic". There is also a special rendition of "The Autumn Leaves" which has a lot to do with the story. Her first solo, "I Wish You Love" will cause goose bumps on [Read More]

“Low Down Dirty Blues”

Milwaukee's The Rep Theater, is where it takes place, and it is their tradition to showcase actor/musicians/vocalists, doing "their thing". The current production, "Low Down Dirty Blues" tells us about a group of musicians, gathering in their club, after hours, to swap stories and share their love [Read More]

Articles

“Triple Crown for Chicago News Media”

Augie loves books. He also loves his business and his clients, thus he makes sure that they are happy with what he carries and feel comfortable in his shop. He not only sells books, he offers discussion groups to his “readers”, both history and mystery. He has authors [Read More]

News

“The Cat In The Hat” appears this week-end

at select Chicago Public Libraries on Saturday, February 28th. Guests can meet the Cat in the Hat, enjoy story readings, and play games at the following [Read More]

“Red Kite, Blue Sky”

Tickets to CCT's Chicago Park District tour of Red Kite, Blue Sky are free, but registration is required due to limited capacity. To register, visit chicagochildrenstheatre.org, email redkite@chicagochildrenstheatre.org or call (773) 227-0180 x 15. [Read More]

Theatre Week in Chicago

When it comes to live theater, Broadway may have more neon and glitter, but it is Chicago that has the talent and love to give back to the best audiences the world has ever seen. [Read More]