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The perfect Chicago summer day is waiting at Millennium Park

The perfect Chicago summer day is waiting at Millennium Park

June 10, 2017 | Comments (0)

Today is the kind of day we wait for during those dreary winter days. It’s warm, sunny and picture-perfect. So, what are you going to do with this perfect Chicago summer day? Why not spend it at Millennium Park for a full day of summer fun? First, BluesFest is on stage in Millennium Park. It […]

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Mark your calendars for the Chicago Dancing Festival 2014 outdoor events

Mark your calendars for the Chicago Dancing Festival 2014 outdoor events

July 26, 2014 | Comments (0)

The Chicago Dancing Festival has brought  free, world-class dance performances representing all dance genres to Chicago since 2007. This year the founders Lar Lubovitch and Jay Franke continue the tradition with world premieres, special commissions and two outdoor simulcasts. The first simulcast brings the August 20 Opening Night performances to the Pritzker Pavilion and Great […]

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You and Your Family Can Be Part of the Chicago Dancing Festival's Bolero Chicago

You and Your Family Can Be Part of the Chicago Dancing Festival’s Bolero Chicago

July 1, 2012 | Comments (0)

For the first time ever, the Chicago Dancing Festival 2012 is inviting the public to be part of a performance and no dance experience is required. How fun is that? You can be on stage, tell people you are a performance artist and never have to actually take dance lessons. Bolero Chicago was commissioned especially […]

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The Lurie Garden at Millennium Park

The Lurie Garden at Millennium Park

June 29, 2012 | Comments (1)

On June 7, 2012, I was invited by the Lurie Garden at Millennium Park for a private tour to learn more about this amazing 5-acre garden right smack in the middle of Michigan Avenue. Recently, the “Lurie” name has made headlines in Chicago with the move of the Children’s Memorial Hospital to the new, Lurie […]

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The Second City? Depends On Who You Ask.

August 11, 2010 | Comments (5)

Ask anyone who knows me what my favorite city is, and they will say “Chicago, of course!” without hesitation. Though I sometimes act like the so-called Second City is the only great one, of course it isn’t. I just returned from a whirlwind weekend in another metropolis, New York City, where I had the pleasure […]

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