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Monthly Archives: March 2017

TV Episode 1 – City Winery

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Ignorant People Are Dangerous

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Born Yesterday – Remy Bumppo

 

Today, for many people in this country, ignorance is no longer scoffed at. Learning and the acquisition

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An Overview of Immigration

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In To America – Griffin Theatre Company 

 

Playwright Bill Massolia spent a good deal of time meticulously researching and poetically assembling

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Ripped Apart

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By the Water – Northlight

 

The houselights dim and in the total darkness Lindsay Jones’ deafening, horrendous soundtrack of

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Jim Messina – City Winery

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Jim Messina at City Winery

On Sunday night I had the pleasure of seeing  legendary producer/musician Jim Messina at the City Winery. 

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A Hero With A Seven Faces

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Six Stories Tall – Adventure Stage 

 

In Marco Ramirez’s Six Stories Tall, Adventure Stage Chicago serves up stories of kids, for kids,

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A Revisionist View of Inge

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Picnic – American Theatre Company 

 

For many of the younger theatergoers packed into the opening night audience, this new, revisionist

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Reverie Revine

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Ohio Sate Murders at Dandelion Theater

Famed African American writer Suzanne Alexander (Renee Lockett) has a ghost to face. Asked to

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Sex, courtship, and spirituality richly explored in Alvin Ailey’s Auditorium show

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Alvin Ailey 

 

Alvin Ailey Dance Theater – the legendary dance company that blends ballet, modern dance, jazz, and

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Dazzling Splendor Under the Big Top

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Circus 1903—The Golden Age of Circus

 

At the turn of the previous century, entertainment was mostly limited to a person’s own inventiveness

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