Archive for December 2018

Amazon Go stores: A new concept in shopping hits the Chicago market

Amazon Go stores: A new concept in shopping hits the Chicago market
Chicago may have lost the battle for the new Amazon Headquarters but we are the first city outside of Seattle to get Amazon’s latest innovation, their Amazon Go stores. The new concept which Amazon tested for over a year was initially rolled out in Seattle in January 2018. The company’s fourth and the first outside its hometown—opened... Read more »

Joffrey Ballet’s Nutcracker: a holiday favorite at the Auditorium Theatre

Joffrey Ballet’s Nutcracker: a holiday favorite at the Auditorium Theatre
The wonderful story of “The Nutcracker and the Mouse King” written by German author E. T. A. Hoffmann in 1816 never gets old. The ballet adapted by Alexandre Dumas (“The Three Musketeers” and “The Count of Monte Cristo”) from Hoffmann’s story, with music by Tchaikovsky was first performed at the Mariinsky Theatre in Saint Petersburg, Russia in 1892.... Read more »