Tuesday September 27th 2016

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“Motown” visits Chicago for the Holidays-Mary Wilson’s Holiday Spectacular!

“Motown” visits Chicago for the Holidays-Mary Wilson’s Holiday Spectacular!

Both Mary Wilson and the Four Tops have continued to delight audiences for decades and to see them join together on one stage and showcase their incredible talent will be a holiday treat for all.” [Read More]

“Texas Steaks arrive in Chicago Area”

“Texas Steaks arrive in Chicago Area”

While Perry's is "elegant" in every way, there is a casualness that will mae you feel comfortable and "at home". Not a stuffy steakhouse, but a steakhouse that will give you the best food, a solid value and a reason to come back. They are opening on Veteran's Day, but we [Read More]

45th Annual Jeff Awards

45th Annual Jeff Awards

Last night, at Drury Lane Oakbrook, we saw a marvelous show. Not a theatrical production, but the award ceremony for the theater year of 2013-Equity. The Chicago theater community turns out for this annual event which has all the feeling of the “Oscars” or any [Read More]

“Built To Amaze”- The Greatest Show on Earth!

“Built To Amaze”- The Greatest Show on Earth!

Under the leadership of Ringmaster Andre McClain, we will watch the Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey troupe construct The Greatest Show On Earth featuring more than 110 of the worlds best performers from 17 countries along with 95 exotic and domestic animals including the [Read More]

Donate canned goods to feed those in need and get free tickets to see the Greatest Show on Earth

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Circus fans stopping by the Thompson Center Plaza during this time will have the chance to enjoy performances by stars ofThe Greatest Show On Earth®, including a new generation of the legendary, unicycle-riding, basketball-shooting King Charles Troupe. Also, in what [Read More]

Latino Theatre Festival at The Goodman Returns

Latino Theatre Festival at The Goodman Returns

In 2003, under the leadership of Henry Godinez and the Board, The Goodman has played host to the very popular Latino Theatre Festival, which allows the audiences of Chicago to witness works from theater companies and writers from Spain,Cuba,Brazil,Mexico and of course some [Read More]

The Ides of March on a POSITIVE NOTE!

The Ides of March on a POSITIVE NOTE!

a true delight to watch as they enter ( many in costumes) and anticipate seeing their beloved characters. Feld wants their audiences to walk away with lasting memories, singing and humming and of most importance, with a huge smile on their face and a warm feeling in their [Read More]

“The Heritage of Six Corners”

“The Heritage of Six Corners”

There is a great deal of history in this area of Portage Park- the Historic Portage Movie Theater, Fantasy Costumes, The number 1 Sears store, the old Klee Building that has been upgraded and made into housing. The history includes the bungalows of Portage Park, the [Read More]

Disney on Ice presents “”Rockin’ Ever After”

Disney on Ice presents “”Rockin’ Ever After”

In the old days, although the "Ice Capades" shows were entertaining, they were routine after routine for two long acts. The Feld Company working with Disney On Ice presents a show where we are hosted by our favorite characters, Micky, Minnie, Donald, Goofy and Pluto ( and [Read More]

Chicago hits New York again with “A Twist of Water”

Chicago hits New York again with “A Twist of Water”

Congrats to Route 66 Theatre Company- making a splash in New York with its remount of "A Twist of water" [Read More]

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Prairie Grass- a North Shore treat

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