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RPM Productions Presents the Chicago Premiere of LA JOURNEE DEZ TZIGANS, THE DAY OF THE GYPSIES at the Athenaeum Theatre, April 11 - 12

Lakeview, North, IllinoisLa Journee des Tziganes Features Grammy Winning Musician John Jorgenson Gpysy Jazz Quintet Live on Stage and the Choreography of Gordon Peirce Schmidt CHICAGO – RPM Productions announces their...

A Summer Of Rocking, Performing And Laughing For Teens

Chicago, Chicago Area, Downtown, Lakeview, North, IllinoisThe Second City Training Center and School of Rock Chicago team up to introduce Rock City Camp: An Opera of Rock, a stage-writing performance camp for teens aged 14-19, beginning July 7. Over two...

Playwright Amy Herzog and Director Kimberly Senior are Reunited in Next Theatre's Midwest Premiere of THE GREAT GOD PAN

Illinois This Moving and Mysterious Drama Delves into the Nature of Memory and Questions How the Past Shapes our Present EVANSTON – Next Theatre Company proudly announces the Midwest premiere of The Great...

Ruth Page School of Arts Announces Final Chicago Audition Date for its 2014 Summer Intensive Program, March 20

Chicago, Far North, North Center, IllinoisAuditions for the Four Week Professional Dance Program Take Place at Northeastern Illinois University on March 20 from 10 – 11:30 a.m.CHICAGO – The Ruth Page School of Dance announces the final...

Strawdog Theatre Company and Victory Gardens' Crip Slam Announce a Fully Accessible Performance of Philip Dawkins' MISS MARX: OR THE INVOLUNTARY SIDE EFFECT OF LIVING

Chicago, Chicago Area, Lincoln Park, North, IllinoisThis Special Presentation of the Highly Theatrical Drama About Karl Marx’s Youngest Daughter and Her Conflicts with Life, Love and Injustice in Victorian England Includes Wheelchair Accessibility,...

American Blues Theater Announces Chicago-Based Douglas Post as the Recipient of the National 2014 Blue Ink Playwriting Award

Chicago, Lincoln Park, North, IllinoisPost Receives a $1,000 Cash Prize and the Opportunity to Develop the Script of His Prize-Winning Comden Mall Community Activists with American Blues Theater CHICAGO – Producing Artistic Director...

Monday Movie Review: As The Dust Settles (2013)

Admit it, you’ve heard of Burning Man and you’ve always wanted to go. You’re not alone with that assessment because I too am curious to experience what looks like a cross between a traveling circus,...
Kings Of Leon

Meet Kings Of Leon And Help Fight Pediatric Cancer

Chicago, Chicago Area, West, IllinoisSeeing Kings Of Leon in concert AND meeting this incredibly handsome band would be an awesome experience, wouldn't it?  Bear Necessities is offering up 4 tickets plus meet and greet passes to their...

Billy Corgan's "Siddhartha" Performance at Madame ZuZu's

Highland Park, IllinoisThe Smashing Pumpkins front man, Billy Corgan, performed a free 8-hour show at his very own Madame ZuZu's Teahouse in Highland Park. The intimate, ambient performance was a musical interpretation of...

American blues Theater's "Legends and Legacies" Season Continues with the World Premiere of AMERICAN MYTH, March 7 - April 6

Lincoln Park, NorthSteve Scott Directs the Winner of the 2012 Blue Ink Playwriting Award and Edgerton Foundation New Play Award CHICAGO—Producing Artistic Director Gwendolyn Whiteside and American Blues Theater,...

Matthew Rushing Teaches Master Class on Tuesday, March 4, As Part of Ruth Page Center for the Arts' 2014 Guest Artist Master Class Series

Chicago, Chicago Area, Downtown, The Loop, IllinoisCHICAGO – The Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn St., announces that The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s Matthew Rushing will teach an Advanced Ballet Master Class as part of Ruth...

Ruth Page Center for the Arts Announces Their Open House, A Free Dance and Fitness Class Event, Sunday, March 9

Chicago, Chicago Area, Downtown, The Loop, IllinoisFree Dance and Fitness Classes for Children and Adults Will Take Place From 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. CHICAGO – The Ruth Page Center for the Arts is offering free dance and fitness classes for children and...

Summer is on the way and the Grant Park Music Festival is ready

Chicago, Chicago Area, Downtown, Grant Park | Museum Campus, IllinoisSummer in Chicago!  Yes, I know, it seems like a distant pipe dream as the winter continues to linger.  But we all know it’s on the way, and nothing reminds me of that more each year than the annual...
Ravinia

Ravinia Announces the 2014 Summer Of Love, Season of Stars

Chicago Area, North Suburbs, Suburbs, Highland Park, IllinoisWhen the wind chill in Chicago is 20 below it sure is nice to have a reason to stop shivering and think about summer.  Ravinia just announced more than 130 events June 5 - September 14, including...

Teatro Vista Announces Additional Spring Nighttime Programming with LNTV: Late Night Teatro Vista, Playing April 28 - May 17

Chicago, Chicago Area, Lincoln Park, North, IllinoisLatino Companies Salsation Theatre Company and Teatro Luna Join in Producing a Variety of Work that Includes Musical Performances, Storytelling, Improvisation and New Plays CHICAGO – Teatro Vista...

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