The 2017 Equity Jeff Awards, Firebrand Theatre's LIZZIE, The Importance of Being Earnest at Writers and the Court Theatre production of Belle of Amherst are just a few of theatre openings in the week ahead.
For fans of live music everywhere, the Great American Songbook is featured with performances by an A-list of Chicago vocalists for ELLA & LENA: The Ladies and Their Music coming up at the Auditorium Theatre on November 17th. Our Conversation this week is with the City Lights Orchestra conductor Rich Daniels. Winter's Jazz Club celebrates their 1st anniversary on November 15th. We also have a feature report from the 2017 Equity Jeff Awards by Ron Keaton.
PICKSINSIX(sm): Newsies, Dream Freaks Fall From Space and This Wonderful Life. Six words. Six comments. All you need to know to go.
Petterino's Monday Night Live with co-hosts Denise McGowan Tracy and Beckie Menzie continue the celebration at the popular spot at the corner of Dearborn and Randolph.
RESERVE NOW: Firebrand Theatre's debut production of LIZZIE at The Den Theatre opens November 11th.
- Writers Theatre - QUIXOTE: On the Conquest of Self through December 17th PICKSINSIX
- Marriott - Newsie's through December 31st PICKSINSIX
- The Second City - Freaks Fall From Space PICKSINSIX
- American Blues Theater - This Wonderful Life & It’s A Wonderful Life PICKSINSIX
Court Theatre - The Belle of Amherst through December 3rd
Writers Theatre The Importance of Being Earnest through December 23rd
Auditorium Theatre - Ella & Lena: The Ladies and Their Music November 17th
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