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Spring Circus Classes
The Actors Gymnasium
March 31, 2014 
Registration is open for Spring classes at the Actors Gymnasium, a circus & performing arts school in the Chicagoland area. The session runs March 31-June 8
927 Noyes Street, Evanston, Illinois 60201 847-328-2795

4.2 TRENTEMOLLER (LIVE) AT CONCORD HALL
Concord Music Hall
April 2, 2014 , 7:30pm 
Friday, April 4th 2014 React Presents... ::TRENTEMOLLER:: (LIVE) [ www.anderstrentemoller.com ] Concord Music Hall 2047 N Milwaukee Ave Chicago, IL 60647 Doors at 7:30 18+ w/ valid state issued ID
Cost $17.99
Buy tickets >> http://www.clubtix.com/trentemoller- live-at-concord-hall-tickets-279997

Rescue or Destroy bout 4
Gallery Bar 738 N. Clark St., Chicago
April 3, 2014 to 11:30am
Rescue or Destroy returns to Gallery Bar on Thursday, April 3rd featuring Abdel Morched and Jim Riggs and a slew of guest artists.


Social Justice Stand-Up
iO Theater
April 3, 2014 , 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Local favorites Brian Babylon and Ever Mainard are joining with Catharsis Production's very own Gail Stern for a truly unique night of comedy. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/social-justice-stand-up-tickets-1076
Abbey Fox Coordinator of Community Engagement abbey@catharsisiproductions.com /312-940-3564

The Great God Pan
Next Theatre, 927 Noyes St, Evanston, IL
April 3, 2014 , 7:30pm to 2:00pm
Jamie, a guy who seems to have everything he could wish for: a beautiful girlfriend , a budding journalism career and parents who live just far enough away. But when a possible childhood trauma comes to light he begins to question his life.
Cost $30.00
www.nexttheatre.org 847.475.1875 x2 The performance schedule is Thursdays at 7:30 p.m., Fridays at 8 p.m., Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. There are Saturday 4 p.m. performances April 19, 26, May 3 and May 10th.

2nd Annual "You're A Piece Of Work"
Fulton Street Collective
April 4, 2014 , 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Harrington College of Design is asking aspiring local artists, photographers and designer to participate in the 2nd Annual "You're a Piece of Work" gallery show. 2000 West Fulton Street Chicago, IL 60612
A suggested donation at the door will benefit Chicago HOPE, a non-profit organization. RSVP for the "You're a Piece of Work" gallery show at www.yapow2014.eventbrite.com.

First Friday Series: Gaudete Brass Quintet
1020 W. Sheridan Road, Chicago IL
April 4, 2014 , 11:30am 
The Gaudete Brass Quintet performs as part of our First Friday Series. Ryan Berndt, trumpet; Bill Baxtresser, trumpet; Paul Von Hoff, trombone; Scott Tegge, tuba
Contact: boxoffice@luc.edu

U.S. AIR FORCE CONCERT BAND AND SINGING SERGEANT
McAninch Arts Center
April 4, 2014 , 8:00pm 
Direct from Washington D.C., the U.S. Air Force Concert Band and Singing Sergeants come to the McAninch Arts Center (MAC) at College of DuPage (425 Fawell Blvd.) for one spectacular, free performance, Friday, April 4 at 8 p.m.
Box Office 630.942.4000 AtTheMac.org

Walt Willey's, "Wild Bill!"
Odeum Main Stage in Ottawa, IL
April 4, 2014 , 7:30pm to 2:00pm
Friend of ABC 7 Chicago, Walt Willey, is bringing his one man play, "Wild Bill! An Evening with James Butler Hickok" back to Illinois. Shows are Friday & Saturday, 4/4 & 4/5 at 7:30PM and Sunday, 4/6 at 2PM at the Odeum in Ottawa: 808 LaSalle St.
Cost $20.00
815.343.6668 - Odeum Main Stage info@odeummainstage.com http://www.waltwilleyworld.com/theatrical__wild_bill.html Walt is best known as Jackson Montgomery on the ABC soap, All My Children

Abbey Road
McAninch Arts Center
April 5, 2014 , 8:00pm 
These skilled ensemble musicians, who performed Pink Floyd's "Dark Side of the Moon" at Ravinia during summer 2013, recreate the greatest rock albums from the 60s and 70s, live on stage.
Cost $45.00
Box Office 630.942.4000 AtTheMac.org

Chick Corea and Bela Fleck
The Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University
April 5, 2014 , 8:00am 
50 E Congress Pkwy Chicago, IL 60605
Cost $25.00
Carly Leviton 773.327.3830 x 104

Illinois Labor & Roots Concert with Chris Vallil
11057 S Cottage Grove, Chicago, IL 60628
April 5, 2014 , 3:00pm to 5:00pm
The Pullman State Historic Site is proud to present singer/songwriter/ musicians Chris Vallillo and Bucky Halker in a performance of Illinois Labor and Roots music.
Pullman State Historic Site 773-660-2341

Senior Exhibition
Ralph Arnold Gallery
April 5, 2014 , 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Address: 1311 W. Sheridan Road Loyola's advanced student artists display their artistic nature and the results of four years' academic nurturing in this year's Senior Exhibition.
E-mail: boxoffice@luc.edu

The Bible Tour
One University Ave, Bourbonnais IL, 60914
April 5, 2014 , 7:00pm 
The two-hour live event will bring the epic miniseries "The Bible" and the upcoming 20th Century Fox feature film "Son of God" to life in sight and sound with immersive video and stunning visual effects paired with live musical performances.


Concert (Featuring an Audience Sing-Along)
9501 Skokie Blvd, Skokie, IL 60077
April 6, 2014 , 3:00pm 
The Skokie Valley Symphony Orchestra will perform a concert full of wizardry and magic featuring a Wizard Of Oz audience sing-along. Participate in our costume contest  come dressed as your favorite wizard or witch!
For more information about the Skokie Valley Symphony Orchestra, or to purchase tickets to the April 6th concert, visit www.svso.org or call (847) 673-6300.

International Voices Project
Victory Gardens, 2433 N. Lincoln Ave.
April 7, 2014 , 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Presented in collaboration with each country's consulate general and/or cultural institution, the International Voices Project celebrates the voices of international playwrights with eight premiere concert-style readings.
IVPChicago.com 773.250.7055 Mondays and Tuesdays at 7 p.m.

Invisible
1020 W. Sheridan Road, Chicago IL 60626
April 9, 2014 , 7:30pm 
After conducting a series of interviews with individuals living with different forms of arthritis, creator and director, Browyn Sherman, wrote a series of monologues that shed light on the common struggles and experiences had by these people.
Contact e-mail: boxoffice@luc.edu Phone: 773-508-8400

4.10 Tycho at Concord Chicago
Chicago, IL
April 10, 2014 , 7:00pm to 1:30am
Thursday, April 10, 2014 Silver Wrapper & React Present... :: TYCHO :: [ www.tychomusic.com ] with special guests TBA! BUY TICKETS HERE>>>> http://bit.ly/1n78yAB Concord Music Hall 2047 N Milwaukee Ave Chicago, IL 60647 Ages: 17+ w/ ID
Cost $20.00


La Journee Des Tziganes, The Day of the Gypsies
Athenaeum Theatre
April 11, 2014 , 7:30pm to 3:00pm
The vibrant music and dance production features the John Jorgenson gypsy jazz quintet live onstage with the bravura choreography of RPM director and choreographer Gordon Peirce Schmidt.
Cost $42.00
The two-day only production will take place on Friday, April 11 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, April 12 at 3 p.m., and last 90 minutes including one 15-minute intermission. www.athenaeumtheatre.org 773-935-6875

SAIC 14th Annual Spring Art Sale
SAIC Ballroom, 112 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL
April 11, 2014 , 11:00am to 7:00pm
More than 120 undergraduate and graduate students from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago will exhibit and sell their work during the fair.
For more information, visit: http://www.saic.edu/lifeatsaic/campuslifeandinvolvem ent/studentartsales/

Great Lakes Steelpan Festival
515 E. Crystal Lake Ave., Crystal Lake, IL 60014
April 12, 2014 , 8:00am to 9:30pm
The Great Lakes Steelpan Festival allows attendees to hear 7 bands from across the midwest, an 80+ piece steelband, and world renown educators and performers giving workshops and performing at the evening concert!
steelpanfestival.com steelpanfestival@gmail.com Matt Potts, 815-245-3624 Anthony Jay Houston, 815-685-5989

Pieptone Live at Mirabell
3454 West Addison St., Chicago, IL 60618
April 12, 2014 , 7:00pm to 11:00pm
It's time to get your Shlager on once again at Mirabell. Come out and enjoy the music of Pieptone live at Mirabell Restaurant. Pieptone is best known for their renditions of German chart hits, rarities and oddities of the 50's and 60's.
Mirabell Restaurant (773)-463-1962

River North Dance Chicago Spring Engagement
The Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University
April 12, 2014 , 8:00pm 
River North Dance Chicago (RNDC) returns to the Landmark Stage for one-night only, April 12, 2014. The evening will feature an array of theatrical pieces including "Underground Movements," danced to the voices of the Chicago Children's Choir.
Cost $25.00
Carly Leviton 773.327.3830 x 104

SAIC 14th Annual Spring Art Sale
SAIC Ballroom, 112 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL
April 12, 2014 , 10:00am to 5:00pm
More than 120 undergraduate and graduate students from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago will exhibit and sell their work during the fair.
For more information, visit: http://www.saic.edu/lifeatsaic/campuslifeandinvolvem ent/studentartsales/

Fox Valley Academy of Music Spring Concert
Trinity Church of the Nazarene, Naperville
April 13, 2014 , 1:00pm 
Academy conductor Gina Detienne will present a free concert of classical favorites. The Academy Orchestra will present Brahms' well-loved Hungarian Dance, No. 5. The Youth Strings will perform the works of other Baroque
630-476-9072 info@FVacademy.org www.FVacademy.org

Fox Valley Philharmonic Concerto Concert
Trinity Church of the Nazarene, Naperville
April 13, 2014 , 3:00pm 
Director Maryann Flock, will present a free concert featuring a broad spectrum of classical music. Two solo works highlight the program this spring featuring Carolyn Wright, cello and Taylor Anhalt, oboe.
630-476-9072 info@FVacademy.org www.FVacademy.org

John Preus: The Beast
Hyde Park Art Center
April 13, 2014 
Best known for his work as the lead fabricator for Theaster Gates, and the principal designer and builder of the Dorchester Projects, Archive House, John Preus will transform the main gallery's interior with a complex architectural framework inspired
Mia DiMeo 773-327-3830 x101

Passport to Passion: Vaughan Williams, Saint-Sa
Pick-Staiger Hall, 50 Arts Circle Dr., Evanston
April 13, 2014 , 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Join the Chicago Philharmonic musical and visual journey through England, France, and Bohemia! Guest conductor Leif Bjaland takes the stage, along with Lyric Opera's Principal Harpist, Marguerite Lynn Williams, and Art Historian Jeff Nigro.
Tickets are $25-$75. Student tickets are $10. Call 312-957-0000 or buy online at www.chicagophilharmonic.org#abc Please note student tickets cannot be purchased online. Call for student tickets or buy at the door the day of the event.

Weekend of Excellence Concert
Madonna Della Strada
April 13, 2014 , 2:00pm 
Where: Madonna della Strada located on the southeast side of campus Description: Loyola's Women's Chorus, University Chorale, Chamber Choir, and Orchestra perform various works in celebration of Loyola's Weekend of Excellence
Cost $5.00
Contact: boxoffice@luc.edu

A View From the Bridge
Victory Gardens, 2433 N. Lincoln Ave.
April 15, 2014 , 7:30pm to 3:00pm
A View from the Bridge follows the cataclysmic downfall of Eddie Carbone, who spends his days as a hardworking longshoreman and his nights at home with his wife, Beatrice, and niece, Catherine.
Cost $25.00
www.teatrovista.org 773-871-3000 Preview performances take place April 15 - 19 at 7:30 p.m. Opening/Press night is April 22 at 7:30 p.m. Regular performances take place Thursdays - Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. Preview performances are

4.18 Felix Da Housecat at The Mid Chicago
Chicago, IL
April 18, 2014 , 10:00pm to 4:00am
Friday, April 18th 2014 The Mid and React present.... FELIX DA HOUSECAT [ www.theefelixdahousecat.com ] ZEBO [ www.djzebo.com ] BUY TICKETS HERE >> http://bit.ly/MO4cQz The Mid 306 N Halsted Chicago, IL. 60661 10pm-4am| 21+


4.19 Kill Paris - Candyland - Concord Hall
Concord Music Hall
April 19, 2014 , 8:00pm 
Buy Tix Here-> http://bit.ly/1ktV8Qh Concord Music Hall 2047 N Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL 60647 8pm Door
Cost $17.50


Handel & BachItalian Style
Harris Theater for Music and Dance
April 21, 2014 , 7:30pm 
Music of the Baroque performs gorgeous, rarely heard works for orchestra and voiceHandel's passionate Apollo e Dafne for soprano and baritone, and Bach's "Non sa che sia dolore" for solo soprano, and more.
Cost $27.00
Music of the Baroque Box Office 312-551-1414

4.24 Will Sparks - Mid Thursdays - RSVP
The Mid Chicago
April 24, 2014 , 10:00pm to 4:00am
306 N. Halsted
Cost $10.00


4.26 Cazzette - Nathan Scott - The MID
306 N. Halsted
April 26, 2014 , 10:00am 
The Mid 306 N Halsted Chicago, IL. 60661 10pm-5am | 21+ 312.265.3990 (info/table reservations) Strict Dress Code Rules Apply No Gym Shoes, No Hats, No Sports Attire, No Graphic Tees, No Shorts Dress to Impress - Collared Shirts Recommended
Cost $10.00


How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave.
April 26, 2014 , 8:00pm to 2:00pm
This satirical look at big business follows the rise of one "J. Pierrepont Finch" (Tyler Ravelson) who uses a little How to... handbook to climb the corporate ladder from lowly window washer to high-powered executive.
Cost $43.50
www.porchlightmusictheatre.org 773-327-5252 Group tickets at 312-423-6612 or grouptheatertix.com The regular run schedule is Fridays at 8 p.m., Saturdays at 4 and 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m.

Midwest Young Artists Spring Concerts at Ravinia
Ravinia Festival, Highland Park
April 27, 2014 , 12:30pm 
12:30pm: Reading, Cadet, and Concertino Orchestras 2:00pm: Philharmonia and Concert Orchestras 3:30 & 6:00pm: Symphony Orchestra, feat. Ethan Bensdorf Purchase your tickets on our secure online store: www.mya.org/store/tickets.php
Cost $15.00
Contact MYA at (847) 926-9898 Tickets: $15 for students, $30 for adults

Late Night Teatro Vista
Victory Gardens, 2433 N. Lincoln Ave.
April 29, 2014 , 7:30pm to 10:00pm
Teatro Vista's nighttime series includes music, improvisations, true stories, and new plays that represent the diverse voice of Chicago Theater. Programming includes work form Salsation Theatre Company and Teatro Luna.
Cost $10.00
Performances take place on April 28 and 29 (7:30 p.m.), May 5 and 6 (7:30 p.m.), May 9 and 10 (10 p.m.) and May 16 and 17 (10 p.m.). www.teatrovista.org 773.871.3000

Max Vangeli - Qulinez - Mid Thursday
The Mid
May 1, 2014 , 10:00am 
Thursday, May 1st 2014 The Mid and React present.... :: MAX VANGELI :: [ www.facebook.com/maxvangeli‎ ] :: QUILENZ :: [ www.facebook.com/quilenz‎ ] Buy Tix Here-> http://bit.ly/1fDowv7
Cost $10.00


Artist Series: Pianist Charlie Albright
Wheaton College, Edman Memorial Chapel
May 3, 2014 , 7:30pm to 9:30pm
The Wheaton College Artist Series presents a performance by award-winning classical pianist Charlie Albright. The event takes place in Edman Memorial Chapel, located on the northeast corner of Washington and Franklin streets in Wheaton, IL 60187.
Cost $45.00
Ticket price is $45 for general audience and $40 for students and seniors over 60. For more information, or to order tickets, call the Ticket and Information Office at 630.752.5010. Online orders may be placed through May 1 at www.ArtistSeries.org.

Fox Valley Academy & Philharmonic Auditions
Eden Supportive Living, North Aurora, IL
May 4, 2014 , 10:00am 
The Fox Valley Academy of Music Performance invites musicians of all ages, to audition for the Academy and Philharmonic orchestras for its 2014-2015 season. All ensembles rehearse on Sundays during its concert season. $20 Audition Fee
Cost $20.00
info@FVacademy.org, 630-476-9072, www.FVacademy.org

Animales
Chicago Cultural Center, 77 East Randolph Street
May 6, 2014 , 10:00am to 10:00am
Master puppeteer transforms everyday objects knit gloves, hats, a rulerinto animals and magical beings. A charming, wordless performance, Animales engages even the youngest children in a guessing game that brings a mini menagerie to life
Please visit http://chicagohumanities.org/events/2014/stages For more information about this event

BOYS NOIZE - ZEBO - MAYHEM AT THE MID
The Mid 306 N Halsted Chicago,IL 60661
May 9, 2014 , 10:00pm 
Friday, May 9th 2014 The Mid and React present.... WHERE IS YOUR CHILD? :: BOYS NOIZE :: [ www.boysnoize.com ] :: ZEBO :: [ www.djzebo.com ] call 312.265.3990 For Tables and Birthday Packages Buy Tickets >>http://bit.ly/Ob54jO
Cost $10.00


Chicago Sinfonietta, "Identities"
Wentz Concert Hall at North Central College
May 11, 2014 , 3:00pm 
Experience a mood-setting juxtaposition between the ethnic identities of the Eastern European Jews and the Chinese, which are connected by the Silk Road. Wentz Concert Hall, 171 E. Chicago Ave., Naperville, IL 60540
Cost $10.00
Ryan Smith Assistant Director of Marketing (312) 284-1557

Chicago Sinfonietta, "Identities"
Symphony Center
May 12, 2014 , 7:00pm 
Experience a mood-setting juxtaposition between the ethnic identities of the Eastern European Jews and the Chinese, which are connected by the Silk Road. 220 S Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60604
Cost $10.00
Ryan Smith Assistant Director of Marketing 3122841557

Fairy Tales
66 E Randolph St, Chicago
May 13, 2014 , 10:00am to 11:00am
A fresh takes on fairy tale classics: What actually happened between Little Red Riding Hood and the Big Bad Wolf? How does The Little Mermaid really end? A unique, sometimes twisted versions of traditional tales as well as new stories
Please visit http://chicagohumanities.org/events/2014/stages For more information about these performances

The Passions of Emma Golden
The Skokie Theatre, 7924 N. Lincoln Ave.
May 13, 2014 , 7:30pm to 3:00pm
Delving inside political "anarchist" Emma Goldman's life, show creator and solo performer Roslyn Alexander reveals the personal and political passions of this fascinating American icon and shows the price she paid for her convictions.
Cost $28.00
Wednesdays and Thursdays at 7:30 p.m., Saturdays at 8:00 p.m. and Sunday at 3:00 p.m. Tickets are $28. 773.969.6860. www.shpieltheatre.com

Fluff
2433 North Lincoln Avenue Chicago
May 14, 2014 , 10:00am to 3:00pm
Welcome to the mod, mad world of the Ginghams, a traveling trio who rescue long-lost misfit toys. Yo Gabba Gabba! meets Absolutely Fabulous in offbeat, off-the-wall, fantastically funny Fluff.
http://chicagohumanities.org/events/2014/stages

Jessye Norman: Stand Up Straight and Sing!
112 South Michigan Avenue Chicago, IL 60603
May 19, 2014 , 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Opera legend Jessye Norman comes to Chicago to share her extraordinary journey from a childhood in segregated Augusta, Georgia, to star of the world's grandest stages.
Cost $35.00
Order tickets online: http://chicagohumanities.org/events/2014/spring/jessy e_norman

KaguyaThe Bamboo Princess and Other Stories
2433 North Lincoln Avenue Chicago
May 20, 2014 , 10:00am to 3:00pm
This tenth-century story is likely Japan's oldest narrative, and it tells the tale of Kaguya, discovered as a baby inside a bamboo shoot. Her storyfrom her adoptive parents to her many admirers, among them the emperor...
http://chicagohumanities.org/events/2014/stages

Eat Your Heart Out
Rivendell Theatre Ensemble, 5779 N. Ridge Ave.
May 22, 2014 , 8:00pm to 8:00pm
Eat Your Heart Out, the hit of the 2012 Humana Festival of New Plays, intertwines the stories of six people and delves into the complexities of family, body image and hearts and minds consumed by longing.
Cost $30.00
773-334-7728 www.rivendelltheatre.org Wednesday-Saturdays at 8 p.m.; Saturdays at 4 p.m.

HEADHUNTERZ AT CONCORD MUSIC HALL
Concord Music Hall
May 23, 2014 , 8:00pm 
5/23 HEADHUNTERZ AT CONCORD MUSIC HALL Tickets: http://bit.ly/1m7qRVZ Concord Music Hall 2047 N Milwaukee Ave Chicago, IL 60647 Doors: 8:00pm Ages: 18+ w/ govt issued ID


Monstrous Regiment
Lifeline Theatre, 6912 N. Glenwood Ave.
May 30, 2014 , 7:30pm to 6:00pm
Borogravia is at war. Again. When Polly Perks' brother goes missing in action, she cuts off her hair, stuffs a sock down her breeches, and enlists, hoping to find him.
Cost $40.00
www.lifelinetheatre.com 773-761-4477 Regular performance times (June 12-July 20) are Thursdays and Fridays at 7:30 p.m., Saturdays at 4 and 8 p.m., and Sundays at 4 p.m.

Circus in Progress:An Evening of Daring New Work
The Actors Gymnasium
May 31, 2014 , 4:30pm to 9:00pm
Get a sneak peek at some of Chicago's most exciting new works of circus art! Professionals from the Chicagoland circus community will be featured as well as advanced students from The Actors Gymnasium's own classes. Two Performances Only!
Cost $15.00
Visit our website or call the box office to get tickets. 4:30pm and 7:30pm. All performances are held inside the Noyes Cultural Arts Center: 927 Noyes St Evanston, IL 60201 847-328-2795 www.actorsgymnasium.org #circusinprogress

Grounded
Greenhouse Theater Center, 2257 N. Lincoln Ave.
June 6, 2014 , 7:30pm to 4:30pm
A hot-rod F16 fighter pilot's pregnancy ends her career in the sky. Repurposed to flying drones from an air-conditioned trailer near Vegas, the pilot struggles through surreal 12-hour shifts, while being a wife and mother at night.
Cost $49.00
773-404-7336 www,americanbluestheater.com Thurs-Sat at 7:30 p.m.; Sundays at 2:30 p.m.

Disclosure (live) at the Lincoln Park Zoo Chicag
2200 N Cannon Dr
June 11, 2014 , 5:30pm 
:: DISCLOSURE:: ( LIVE ) [ www.disclosureofficial.com ] -with- :: JOEY BADA$$:: :: GREEN VELVET:: :: GEORGE FITZGERALD:: Tickets: http://bit.ly ALL AGES | 21+ w/ valid ID to drink 773.598.0852 - info line
Cost $40.00


Zomboy - Cookie Monsta - Eptic
Concord Music Hall
July 5, 2014 , 8:00pm 
2047 N Milwaukee Chicago, IL 60647
Cost $18.00
(773) 570-4000

Facets Kids Film Camp
Facets Multi-Media
July 7, 2014 , 9:00am to 5:00pm
Facets Kids Film Camp gives kids ages 7-14 a foundation in the techniques, language and process of film making through an introduction to film appreciation, film vocabulary, film history, basic production training and critique.
Cost $450.00
www.facets.org 773-281-9075 ext. 3011

Crystal Bowersox @ Watseka Theatre Watseka IL
Watseka Theatre
July 18, 2014 , 7:00pm to 10:00pm
218 East Walnut Street, Watseka, IL 60970. www.watsekatheatre.com
Cost $35.00
Crystal Bowersox has made it her mission to live life and her music to the fullest. Doors open 5:30pm for dinner & full bar. Showtime 7pm. All Ages. Tickets $35. & $25. on sale at the theatre, charge by phone 815-993-6585 or online 24hrs a day.

Chicago International Children's Film Festival
Facets Multi-Media
October 24, 2014 , 9:30am to 11:00pm
Facets' Chicago International Children's Film Festival is the largest festival of film for children and youth programming 250 of the best, new films for ages 2-18, from around the world. Facets Cinema (1517 W. Fullerton Ave., Chicago)
Cost $9.00
www.facets.org 773-281-9075 ext. 3011

"Seeing Christ in the Darkness: Georges Rouault"
Wheaton College, Billy Graham Center
November 8, 2013 through May 13, 2014, 9:30am to 5:30pm
The Billy Graham Center Museum at Wheaton College presents a temporary art exhibit from November 8, 2013 to May 13, 2014. This exhibit of sacred art is located on the first floor of the Billy Graham Center, at 500 College Avenue in Wheaton, IL 60187.
The museum's gallery displays touring exhibits expressing biblical and spiritual themes. It is open to the public Monday through Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. For more information, call 630.752.5909 or visit bgcmuseum.org.

The Oregon Tail Burlesque: You Have Died of Sexy
Gorilla Tango Theatre Bucktown
January 10, 2014 through April 11, 2014, 9:00pm to 10:00pm
Burlesque parody of classic 1980s educational video game. Performing at Gorilla Tango Theatre (1919 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago IL 60647)
Cost $35.00
Press Contact: Kelly Williams, Marketing & PR Coordinator, kelly@gorillatango.com, 561-360-2895 Audience Contact: Gorilla Tango Theatre Bucktown (1919 N. Milwaukee Ave, Chicago IL 60647), 773- 598-4549, www.gorillatango.com, info@gorillatango.com

Moses(es)-Reggie Wilson/Fist&Heel Perf. Group
The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago
April 3, 2014 through April 5, 2014, 8:00pm 
Explores our relationship to leadership and the effects of migration on beliefs and customs
Cost $26.00
312-369-8330 colum.edu/dancecenter

Spark - World Premiere!
Adventure Stage Chicago 1012 N. Noble St.
April 5, 2014 through May 3, 2014, 4:00pm to 5:30pm
By Tom Arvetis Directed by Rives Collins An exciting world premiere that completely re-imagines the myths of Pandora and Prometheus.
Cost $15.00
www.AdventureStage.org 773-342-4141

"The Ultimate Rebel!-Ludwig Van!" Concerts
MAC, 425 W. Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
April 12, 2014 through April 13, 2014, 8:00pm to 3:00pm
New Philharmonic under the direction of Maestro Kirk Muspratt perform Beethoven's Symphony No. 7, op. 92, in A major and Symphony No. 5, op. 67, in C minor. For info: AtTheMAC.org
Cost $42.00


4.19 R3hab at The Mid Chicago
Chicago, IL
April 19, 2014 through April 20, 2014, 10:00pm to 5:00am
Saturday, April 19th, 2014 The Mid and React present.... R3HAB [ www.djr3hab.com ] NATHAN SCOTT [ www.facebook.com/djnathanscottfanpage ] BUY TICKETS >> http://bit.ly/1nl3E5J The Mid 306 N Halsted Chicago, IL. 60661 10pm-5am | 21+
Cost $12.00


4.25 DASH BERLIN AT CONCORD MUSIC HALL
Concord Music Hall
April 25, 2014 through April 26, 2014, 9:00pm to 2:00am
Friday, April 25th 2014 React Presents... ::DASH BERLIN:: [ www.dashberlinworld.com ] Concord Music Hall 2047 N Milwaukee Ave Chicago, IL 60647 Doors at 9:00pm 18+ w/ valid state issued ID BUY TICKETS >> http://bit.ly/1cC2j5P
Cost $25.00
www.reactpresents.com www.facebook.com/reactpresents www.twitter.com/reactpresents www.instagram.com/reactpresents www.youtube.com/reactpresents Info Line: (773) 570-4000

4.26 Life In Color at Aragon Ballroom
Chicago, IL
April 26, 2014 through April 27, 2014, 8:00pm to 1:30am
Saturday, April 26th 2014 React presents... :: LIFE IN COLOR - UNLEASH: World's Largest Paint Party :: [ www.lifeincolor.com ] BUY TICKETS HERE>>>> http://bit.ly/1fIeInr Aragon Ballroom 1106 W Lawrence Chicago IL 60640 8:00 pm Door 18+
Cost $25.00


5/10 BASS KITCHEN: 12TH PLANET - KOAN SOUND
Concord Music Hall
May 10, 2014 through May 11, 2014, 9:00pm to 2:30am
Saturday, May 10th 2014 React presents... BASS KITCHEN : 12TH PLANET :: [ www.12thplanetofficial.com ] : KOAN SOUND :: [ www.koansound.com ] Buy tickets >> http://www.clubtix.com/bass-kitchen- 12th-planet-koan-sound-tickets-285331
Cost $22.00
Concord Music Hall 2047 N Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL 60647 9pm Doors 18+ with valid ID 773-570-4000

The Passions of Emma Golden
Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave
May 13, 2014 through June 1, 2014, 7:30pm to 3:00pm
Delving inside political "anarchist" Emma Goldman's life, show creator and solo performer Roslyn Alexander reveals the personal and political passions of this fascinating American icon and shows the price she paid for her convictions.
Cost $28.00
The regular run schedule Thursdays and Fridays at 7:30 p.m., Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. There will be no May 18 Sunday performance. $28 tickets. 773.327.5252. www.stage773.com www.shpieltheatre.com

School of the Arts at Rhinelander
915 Acacia Lane, Rhinelander, WI, 54501
July 19, 2014 through July 23, 2014
School of the Arts offers 50 workshops for adults in visual arts, mind/body/spirit, culinary arts and nutrition, performing arts, and writing. James Williams Middle School
Laura Gallagher 608-263-9732 Note: registration fees in the morning