Wednesday January 23 5:16 pm

Spotlighting events along the south shore of Lake Michigan


Sesame Street Live! Make Your Magic to Appear at The Chicago Theatre, Feb. 9-10


Everyone’s invited on an amazing journey with Elmo to discover the “power of yet” in Sesame Street Live! Make Your Magic. Featuring favorite Sesame Street pals Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Big Bird and more in a brand-new, magical adventure live on stage. Sesame Street Live! Make Your Magic will visit Chicago on Saturday, Feb. 9, and Sunday, Feb. 10, for six performances at The Chicago Theatre. Sesame Street Live! Make Your Magic is produced by family entertainment giant, Feld Entertainment, in partnership with the non-profit educational organization Sesame Workshop.

BNI Drama Department to present 'Zombie Prom'


Bishop Noll Institute’s Drama Department will present the musical “Zombie Prom” March 15-17 in the BNI auditorium, 1519 Hoffman St. Enter Door C. Show times are 7:30 p.m. March 15 and 16 and 2:30 p.m. March 17.

World premiere! Fast Food Chain at Adventure Stage Chicago incorporates stories of Chicago students: April 26th to May 18th


Adventure Stage Chicago (ASC), a program of the Northwestern Settlement, presents the world premiere of ASC Artistic Associate Andrew Marikis’ Fast Food Chain from April 26 to May 18, 2019 (press opening April 27) at the Vittum Theater, 1012 N. Noble Street. This production continues ASC’s 15th season, which explores the many challenges of hunger, both literal and metaphorical. Fast Food Chain is directed by Daryl Brooks, who helmed ASC’s Akeelah and the Bee last season.



Recently, homeroom teachers provided their students with permission slips towards this year’s Snowflurry Event, which will be held on Saturday, February 23rd from 8:30AM to 1:00PM at Wilbur Wright Middle School.

Spring Semester D.A.R.E. Classes Begin this Week


This week, the Munster Police Department will begin their spring semester Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) classes. The D.A.R.E. Program has been presented to Munster students for over 30 years and provides safety lessons for students in kindergarten, 1st, 3rd, 5th, and 8th grade.

Seussical comes to Marriott Theatre for Young Audiences this February


The fantastical, magical musical smash hit Seussical comes to life at Marriott Theatre for Young Audiences, 10 Marriott Drive in Lincolnshire, running February 8 through March 31, 2019 with a press opening on Saturday, February 16 at 10:00 a.m. Created by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty (the Tony Award-winning team behind the acclaimed musicals Ragtime and Once on this Island), the whimsical production is based on more than 14 beloved stories by children’s author Dr. Seuss. Seussical is directed and choreographed by William Carlos Angulo, with musical direction by Patti Garwood.

January Cookies and Canvas


Jennifer Martin will be hosting a Snowy Owl edition of Cookies and Canvas at the Chesterton Art Center on Friday, January 18. Children ages 3-7 can attend from 5-6:30, and ages 8 & up can attend from 7-8:30

February Cookies & Canvas


Jennifer Martin will be hosting a Valentine's edition of Cookies and Canvas at the Chesterton Art Center on Friday, February 8. Children ages 3-7 can attend from 5-6:30, and ages 8 & up can attend from 7-8:30