Posts tagged "Jim Sherman"

"The Christmas Schooner" (Mercury Theater): Sentimental Journey to Chicago's Past!

"The Christmas Schooner" (Mercury Theater): Sentimental Journey to Chicago's Past!
For years, my dad had a standing order for the biggest Christmas tree on the lot.  He loved to splurge on this holiday symbol.  The guys would bring dad’s tree on a flatbed and mount it in the grand room.  On Christmas, everyone would take turns commenting ‘this is the best tree yet.‘  Eventually and... Read more »

Review Porchlight's "Miracle on 34 Street": Classic Musical Christmas Card!

Porchlight Theatre presents MIRACLE ON 34th STREETAt Stage 773, 1225 W. BelmontBased on the novel by Valentine Davies Adapted by Patricia Di Benedetto Snyder, Will Severin, John VreekeHoliday music opening by Jon Steinhagen Musical direction by Eugene Dizon Directed by Christopher PazdernikFridays and Saturdays at 8p.m.Saturdays and Sundays at 2:30p.m.Thru January 2nd Buy TicketsRunning Time:  Ninety minutes... Read more »