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History Presents THE OBAMA YEARS - A NINE-PART ORAL HISTORYHistory Presents THE OBAMA YEARS - A NINE-PART ORAL HISTORY
by TV News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

HISTORY has today launched THE OBAMA YEARS - A NINE-PART ORAL HISTORY. This is an incredible compilation of commentary from President Barack Obama and 23 members of his administration. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - History to Present THE 44TH PRESIDENT: IN HIS OWN WORDS, 1/15VIDEO: First Look - History to Present THE 44TH PRESIDENT: IN HIS OWN WORDS, 1/15
by TV News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

HISTORY premieres THE 44TH PRESIDENT: IN HIS OWN WORDS,áPresident Barack Obama's first-hand account on his time in office - his successes, his failures, difficulties with Congress, race relations during his tenure (more...)

Grant Park Music Festival Announces 2017 SeasonGrant Park Music Festival Announces 2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2017

Chicago's Grant Park Music Festival Artistic Director and Principal Conductor Carlos Kalmar today announced a rich array of programming for the Festival's 2017 season, including a world premiere commission by the Pulitzer Prize-winning composer, Aaron Jay Kernis. (more...)

Bernadette Peters to Join the Boston Pops at Auditorium Theatre in MarchBernadette Peters to Join the Boston Pops at Auditorium Theatre in March
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2016

Tony Award winner Bernadette Peters makes her Auditorium Theatre debut, and her first Chicago appearance in over 10 years, on March 31 when she joins the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra for a mixed program that features a tribute to George Gershwin and a medley of Broadway hits and classics. (more...)

Joffrey Academy of Dance Announces 2017 Winners Of Choreographic CompetitionJoffrey Academy of Dance Announces 2017 Winners Of Choreographic Competition
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2016

The JoffreyáAcademy of Dance, Official School of The Joffrey Ballet, announces the recipients of the seventh annual Winning Works Choreographic Competition:áShannon Alvis, Sean Carmon, Karen GabayáandáJimmy Orrante. (more...)

LUKE BABYLON: THE CHRISTIAN MAGICIAN Coming to Chicago's Annoyance TheatreLUKE BABYLON: THE CHRISTIAN MAGICIAN Coming to Chicago's Annoyance Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2016

Do you believe in magic? Do you believe in God? Prepare to believe in both! Christian magician Luke Babylon is bringing his unique magical, evangelical performance to Chicago's den of iniquity: the Annoyance Theatre. (more...)

Auditorium Theatre Celebrates 12th Annual MLK Weekend Performances of TOO HOT TO HANDEL: THE JAZZ-GOSPEL MESSIAHAuditorium Theatre Celebrates 12th Annual MLK Weekend Performances of TOO HOT TO HANDEL: THE JAZZ-GOSPEL MESSIAH
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2016

The 12th annual performances of Too Hot to Handel: The Jazz-Gospel Messiah take place at the Auditorium Theatre on January 14 and 15, the weekend before Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Renowned soloists Rodrick Dixon, Alfreda Burke, and Karen Marie Richardson join legendary pianist Alvin Waddles in the celebratory production, which features a choir of over 100 choir members and musicians. Too Hot to Handel is based on George Frideric Handel's Messiah, and pairs Handel's traditional classical score with jazz, gospel, and blues. (more...)

Yearlong Shakespeare 400 Chicago Festival Welcomes Estimated 1.1 MillionYearlong Shakespeare 400 Chicago Festival Welcomes Estimated 1.1 Million
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2016

Shakespeare 400 Chicago,áthe yearlong festival marking the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death, will wrap up a dynamic year of programming with a full calendar of events in December, having inspired an estimated 1.1 million people to take part in 863 events at 231 locations across the city of Chicago. (more...)

Scoop: VICE SPECIAL REPORT: A HOUSE DIVIDED on HBO - Friday, December 9, 2016Scoop: VICE SPECIAL REPORT: A HOUSE DIVIDED on HBO - Friday, December 9, 2016
by TV Scoop - Nov 15, 2016

Get all the scoop on VICE SPECIAL REPORT: A HOUSE DIVIDED on HBO, airing on Friday, December 9, 2016! (more...)

CHRP Raises $140,000, Awards Dorrance and Young with JUBA!CHRP Raises $140,000, Awards Dorrance and Young with JUBA!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2016

The Chicago Human Rhythm Project (CHRP), which fosters social reconciliation through American tap and contemporary percussive arts in world-class, innovative performance, education and outreach programs, hosted its 26th Jubalee Gala November 4 at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) Chicago, 220 E. Chicago Ave., Chicago. Attended by nearly 250 people, the event raised more than $140,000 from a combination of ticket sales, sponsorships, a paddle raise, a raffle and contributions. (more...)

Auditorium Theatre Launches ADMIT ONE ProgramAuditorium Theatre Launches ADMIT ONE Program
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2016

The Auditorium Theatre launchesáADMIT ONE, a new initiative that provides community groups with the opportunity to experience music and dance at the National Historic Landmark. The ADMIT ONE program covers tickets, as well as transportation costs to and from the theatre, to underserved Chicagoland after-school and neighborhood groups and social service agencies. In addition, some groups will experience pre-show engagements and in-community residencies organized by the Auditorium Theatre's Creative Engagement Department. (more...)

'Chicago Radio Town Hall Meeting' To Air 'Live' November 14th'Chicago Radio Town Hall Meeting' To Air 'Live' November 14th
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2016

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Michelle Dorrance and Nicholas Young to Receive JUBA! Awards This FallMichelle Dorrance and Nicholas Young to Receive JUBA! Awards This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2016

The Chicago Human Rhythm Project (CHRP), which creates community through American tap and contemporary percussive arts in world-class, innovative performance, education and outreach programs, hosts its 26th Jubalee Gala. (more...)

Orbert Davis's Chicago Jazz Philharmonic to Return to Auditorium TheatreOrbert Davis's Chicago Jazz Philharmonic to Return to Auditorium Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2016

Orbert Davis'sáChicago Jazz Philharmonic (CJP) returns to the Auditorium Theatre on Friday, November 11, with a diverse program that celebrates the rich cultural fabric of the United States. (more...)

400 Attend Historic Rosenwald Re-Opening400 Attend Historic Rosenwald Re-Opening
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2016

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Mayors Explore Data-Driven Sustainability Solutions with Opti, City Digital PartnersMayors Explore Data-Driven Sustainability Solutions with Opti, City Digital Partners
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2016

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Michelle Dorrance and Nicholas Young to Receive JUBA! Awards This FallMichelle Dorrance and Nicholas Young to Receive JUBA! Awards This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

The Chicago Human Rhythm Project (CHRP), which creates community through American tap and contemporary percussive arts in world-class, innovative performance, education and outreach programs, hosts its 26th Jubalee Gala. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Ensemble Espa˝ol Spanish Dance Theateráreturns to the Auditorium Theatre for a full-length evening concert onáToday, September 29 at 7:30PMáto celebrate their 40tháanniversary with the programáFlamenco Passion, a showcase of classical, contemporary, and traditional Spanish dance. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2016

Ensemble Espa˝ol Spanish Dance Theateráreturns to the Auditorium Theatre for a full-length evening concert onáThursday, September 29 at 7:30PMáto celebrate their 40tháanniversary with the programáFlamenco Passion, a showcase of classical, contemporary, and traditional Spanish dance. (more...)

Argo Translation Is Named One of the Top 100 Finalists for the 15th Annual Chicago Innovation AwardsArgo Translation Is Named One of the Top 100 Finalists for the 15th Annual Chicago Innovation Awards
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2016

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