Monday December 17 11:48 am

Spotlighting events along the south shore of Lake Michigan


Munster Parks & Recreation presents SWIM WITH SANTA

12/16/2018 - 15:30
12/16/2018 - 17:30

Join us as we jump into the holiday season with Jolly Old St. Nick. Munster Parks & Recreation presents SWIM WITH SANTA on Sunday, December 16th from 3:30PM-5:30PM at the Munster High School Aquatic Center

Munster Parks & Recreation presents ROCK ALONG WITH SANTA

12/05/2018 - 17:30
12/05/2018 - 20:30

Here comes Santa Claus, right down Calumet Avenue! Santa Claus is coming to town! Munster Parks & Recreation presents ROCK ALONG WITH SANTA on Wednesday, December 5th from 5:30PM-8:30PM at the Community Park Social Center

Get set for a swingin’ Christmas at ELLAbration with the Chicago Jazz Orchestra December 21 at the Studebaker

12/21/2018 - 19:30
12/21/2018 - 23:00

Let the holiday ELLAbration begin! Join jazz vocalist Dee Alexander and the Chicago Jazz Orchestra for a swingin’ set of Ella Fitzgerald’s favorite holiday songs at ELLAbration with the Chicago Jazz Orchestra, Friday, December 21 at 7:30 p.m. at the historic Studebaker Theater, 410 S. Michigan Ave. in Chicago’s Fine Arts Building.

Lyric Announces Guest Artists for the Renée Fleming 25th Anniversary Concert Saturday, March 23

03/23/2019 - 19:00
03/23/2019 - 23:58
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Lyric Opera of Chicago is pleased to announce the participation of several outstanding singers in the Renée Fleming 25th Anniversary Concert & Gala*, to honor and celebrate American soprano Renée Fleming’s extraordinary commitment to Chicago and her unparalleled contributions to our art form.

Lewis Black Returns to the MAC March 30

03/30/2018 - 20:00
03/30/2018 - 23:00
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Actor, author and critically-acclaimed stand-up comedian Lewis Black returns to the McAninch Arts Center (MAC), located at 425 Fawell Blvd. on the campus of College of DuPage, Saturday, March 30, 2019 at 8 p.m. Black will rant on parents to politics in this engagement that is part of Black’s “The Joke’s on US Tour.” Opening for Black will be special guest John Bowman. This show is recommended for mature audiences.

Award-Winning Actor and Playwright Danai Gurira to be Honored at the 10th Anniversary Steppenwolf Women in the Arts Luncheon

12/10/2018 - 12:00
12/10/2018 - 14:00
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Steppenwolf Theatre Company is delighted to announce OBIE, Helen Hayes and NAACP Award-winning actor and playwright Danai Gurira as the honoree at the 10th annual Steppenwolf Women in the Arts fundraising luncheon on December 10, 2018 at Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, at 12noon. Ms. Gurira joins Steppenwolf Artistic Director Anna D. Shapiro for an exciting conversation about her on-stage and on-screen acting career, award-winning plays and her impact as a leader in her industry. Single tickets are on sale through Steppenwolf’s Special Events Department at 312-654-5632 or

Writers Theatre presents limited engagement of AN EVENING WITH PIGPEN THEATRE CO December 16th & 17th

12/16/2018 - 19:00
12/17/2018 - 22:00

Writers Theatre, under the leadership of Artistic Director Michael Halberstam and Executive Director Kathryn M. Lipuma, presents the limited engagement of An Evening with PigPen Theatre Co., a two-night only concert series featuring the stars of PigPen (The Hunter and the Bear, The Old Man and the Old Moon), with a few surprises for the holiday season. An Evening with PigPen Theatre Co. will be presented for two performances only, December 16 and 17, 2018 in the Alexandra C. and John D. Nichols Theatre at 325 Tudor Court, Glencoe.

Kids Create An Artful Life-Acrylics: Ages 8-14

12/27/2018 - 18:00
12/27/2018 - 20:00
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