Posts tagged "Events"

Review: Houston Ballet's Production of Aladdin

Review: Houston Ballet's Production of Aladdin
This weekend I had the pleasure to experience the Houston Ballet’s Production of Aladdin. Since the last time that I went to a ballet was in elementary school for The Nutcracker, I was excited to attend this event. Held in the elegant Auditorium Theater of Roosevelt in the heart of downtown, this family friendly production was a... Read more »

Take a Magic Carpet Ride and See The Houston Ballet’s Production of ALADDIN

Take a Magic Carpet Ride and See The Houston Ballet’s Production of ALADDIN
Take a magic carpet ride to the Auditorium Theater of Roosevelt University  On March 22nd at 8pm and 23rd at 2pm as they present the Houston Ballet’s production of Aladdin.  If you remember the movie providing magical and colorful imagery along with memorable ballads, you can only expect that seeing the live adaption through the eyes of ballet... Read more »

Chicago Event Frankie Parker Live At The Shrine

Chicago Event Frankie Parker Live At The Shrine
Frankie Parker is a R&B/Soul recording artist and songwriter in the Chicagoland area. Her upcoming album, Breezy, is a melodic diary that depicts the emotional challenges of marriage.  The album includes variations of musical genres such as R&B, Hip Hop, and even Spoken Word.  Her latest single Peace, Love, and Wine  has been in heavy rotation by Chicago’s WVAZ 102.7 FM radio and was coined the... Read more »
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NYE 2014 Events in Chicago

NYE 2014 Events in Chicago
Still contemplating on what to do this NYE, well here are a couple of events you may want to consider for your night out on the town: What: NYE Party at Dragonfly Hosted by Actor John Reliford  Where: Dragonfly Restaurant, 832 W. Randolph, Chicago, IL 60607  Actor, Richard John Reliford will host a New Year’s Eve... Read more »

Weekend Event: The Wiz A Broadway Musical Starring Robin Givens

Weekend Event: The Wiz A Broadway Musical Starring Robin Givens
The iconic remake of The Wiz has returned and arrived at the Arie Crown Theater, brought to you by none other than John Ruffin Entertainment & Theater 47! The Broadway Musical will feature a star studded cast, along with some of Chicago’s finest on Saturday, November 23rd. To ensure you catch this classic remake, there will be,... Read more »

Chicago Events: An Evening with A Comeaux

Chicago Events: An Evening with A Comeaux
For one night only! Chicago welcomes the incomparable A Comeaux of Six Brown Chicks as seen on WCIU and OWN TV now starring in the intense drama film written/directed by Alaina L. Lewis, The Avenue. In a private screening and riveting never-before seen monologue, A Comeaux will also address in a candid conversation and Q & A, her year after being featured on OWN’s... Read more »
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Summer Fun At Chicago's Willis Tower Skydeck

Vera and I took photos in front of the Green Screen at the Skydeck
This summer is going to be filled with things to do, one thing that should definitely be added to your list is visiting The Skydeck located in one of Chicago’s staple landmarks– Willis Tower. Just recently I had the pleasure of taking a STAYcation in Chicago (which is like a vacation however you take a few days... Read more »

Adding Fashion To Dance

Adding Fashion To Dance
The River North Dance is dancing it’s way into the Fall with their November 16th -17th Engagement at The Harris Theater.   The performance features two world premiere pieces, one a solo work by Nejla Yatkin, that uses a dress with a 30 ft train throughout the entire work. Nejla has a multi-cultural background, she’s  from Berlin, Germany... Read more »
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