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Welcome to the Renaissance

July 13, 2017 No Comments

Something Rotten – Broadway in Chicago 


Several years ago, brothers Karey and Wayne Kirkpatrick, had a clever idea for a musical comedy.

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Moody Blues

July 1, 2017 No Comments

Moody Blues – Ravinia 


On a beautiful Friday evening, we were treated to not just a concert but a theatrical event showcasing

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The Bridges of Madison County

June 30, 2017 No Comments

The Bridges of Madison County – Marriott Theatre


When life feels so confining that it’s like being in a prison, and then suddenly an opportunity presents

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Bitterness, Loneliness and Longing

June 23, 2017 No Comments

Jacques Brel’s Lonesome Losers of the Night – Theo Ubique 


Nine years ago artistic director Fred Anzevino and translator Arnold Johnston collaborated to create a

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Cheesecake, Anyone?

June 22, 2017 No Comments

The Golden Girls: the Lost Episodes – Hell in a Handbag 


Transported back from the mid-1980’s come that fabulous female foursome, Dorothy, Rose, Blanche

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The Red Rocker Rocks Ravinia

June 20, 2017 No Comments

Sammy Hagar – Ravinia


What else is there to do on a beautiful Monday evening than go to Ravinia and enjoy another great concert while

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Another Whale of a Production

June 18, 2017 No Comments

Moby Dick – Lookingglass Theatre  


After dazzling local audiences, winning multiple awards, touring the country and astounding everyone

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Something Wonderful

June 17, 2017 No Comments

The King and I – Broadway in Chicago


After a bitter cold winter and a soggy wet springtime, Chicago’s summer bursts forth like

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Monkee Business at City Winery

June 14, 2017 No Comments

Micky Dolenz – City Winery 

Forever Monkee Micky Dolenz proved with his multimedia performance Wednesday night at City

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Make Them Hear You

June 6, 2017 No Comments

Ragtime – Griffin Theatre Company 


Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens’ epic musical, with a well-adapted book by Terrence McNally, is

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