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Memory Lane or as it was called “Motor Row District” reborn!

Memory Lane or as it was called “Motor Row District” reborn!

There was a time when the automobile industry blossomed. For many Chicagoans, the Auto Rows were streets like Western Avenue (on both the North and South sides), where one dealer after another existed. As the city grew, these types of streets also went [Read More]

“Black Pearl: A Tribute to Josephine Baker”

“Black Pearl: A Tribute to Josephine Baker”

One of the features of attending a Black Ensemble Theater production is that besides having a solid entertainment experience, we also get a history lesson. Most of the work that Jackie Taylor and her staff put on the stage are stories that depict the lives and often [Read More]

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Whatever became of “the Fatman” in Lake Bluff? Want to bet?

Whatever became of “the Fatman” in Lake Bluff? Want to bet?

Recommended *** Driving to Lamb’s Farm in Libertyville or just to the “toll-Road”, or for you Harley [Read More]

“Moby Dick”  2017

“Moby Dick” 2017

There are times that theater is more than just a production, it is an experience! The Lookingglass Theatre production [Read More]

“The King and I “

“The King and I “

Highly Recommended **** I guess I should preface my review by saying that I LOVE “The King and I”! It has [Read More]

“Santa’s Village 2017”

“Santa’s Village 2017”

Still Highly Recommended ***** I have been taking my kids and then grandkids to Santa’s Village in East Dundee [Read More]

“The Golden Girls-The Lost Episodes”

“The Golden Girls-The Lost Episodes”

I know that David Cerda just won a special Jeff Award for the brilliance he has brought to the stage through his Hell [Read More]

“Pass Over”

“Pass Over”

Another World Premiere in Chicago! Wow! It’s about time that the world recognized that Chicago is indeed THE [Read More]

“Bright Half Life”

“Bright Half Life”

As we become more aware as citizens of the complexities in our lives, playwrights continue to explore themes that in [Read More]