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  • JCC brings young Holocaust victims' words to life

    Those used to seeing playful and infectious musicals staged at the Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center in Skokie are in for a powerful surprise this time around. Director Robert Bouwman and his 11-member cast — seven teenagers, four adults...
  • CD Review: More faith than fire in 'Never Too Late'

    CD Review: More faith than fire in 'Never Too Late'
    It is only natural for musicians to pull inspiration from various influences. Many write songs about love, partying, politics, current events and life experiences. Huntington Beach singer-songwriter Vanessa Jourdan decided to write about her faith for...
  • Sound of civil rights rings out in resurrected Staple Singers records

     Sound of civil rights rings out in resurrected Staple Singers records
    Occasionally, for reasons of fate or coincidence, sounds from the past converge in the present at key moments. Consider the Staple Singers, whose gospel recordings starting in the early 1960s carried them through the next four decades and included...
  • ‘Ultimate Spider-Man: Web Warriors’ is bringing the Spider-Verse to TV

     
    'Marvel's Ultimate Spider-Man: Web Warriors' is bringing the Spider-verse from the comic book world to TV...
  • News briefs: SD 74 board meeting

    The following items were discussed and/or action was taken at the Lincolnwood School District 74 board of education meeting on Feb. 5. Community presentation planned for Lincoln Hall renovations School District 74 will review plans for a multi-million...
  • 'Victrola' transmits opera magic to young ears

    'Victrola' transmits opera magic to young ears
    Of the three original presentations Lyric Opera has presented thus far to open the world of opera to young children, "The Magic Victrola" proved that the third time was the charm. The hourlong entertainment, a project of Lyric Unlimited, the company's...
  • Epic change for Lehigh Valley Health Network and St. Luke's

    The Lehigh Valley health care scene has long been dominated by two huge, fiercely independent providers that have trouble talking to each other about the many patients they share. That is about to change, however, as both Lehigh Valley Health Network...
  • Young poets, start writing your pet-themed poems

    Young poets, start writing your pet-themed poems
    The deadline is approaching for the Pets Add Life children's poetry contest. Kids in grades 3-8 have until Feb. 28 to submit a poem about a pet and the joys that pet brings. Six winners, one for each grade, will receive a $250 gift certificate for pet...
  • Theater review: Rewarding 'Shropshire Lad' creates narrative with poetry, music

    Theater review: Rewarding 'Shropshire Lad' creates narrative with poetry, music
    "A Shropshire Lad" is an unusual work for the Crowded Kitchen Players. The adaptation of a book of poems by A. E. Housman features verses recited by actors, presented with traditional Celtic music and dance and a bit of incidental dialogue. It is more...
  • Tragic 'Twenty-Seventh Man' brings power of the pen to bear

    Nathan Englander's short story, "The Twenty-Seventh Man," from his debut collection, "For the Relief of Unbearable Urges," is so impeccably pulled off, so beautifully composed in the spirit of the great Yiddish writers it depicts that the notion of...
  • Longtime head of Modell-Lyric heads to Detroit

    The Patricia & Arthur Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric is on the hunt for a new administrator. Longtime president and executive director Sandy Richmond stepped down earlier ths year to become general manager of another historic venue, the 5,200-...