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A Smashing Good Time & Puzzling Time Lord Adventures

With it being less than 2 weeks away from Super Smash Bros. for 3DS being released, I figured I’d take the time to talk about the demo that came out yesterday. 1,010 more words

Joffrey Ballet : Stories In Motion @ The Auditiorium Theatre

Dance Review Angela Allyn, September 19, 2014

4 stars out of 4

The Joffrey Ballet opened its Twentieth Season in Chicago with a magnificent evening of three important story ballets. 1,000 more words


King Lear @ Chicago Shakespeare

Theater Review by Angela Allyn, September 17, 2014

3.5 stars out of 4

Shakespeare’s tragedy King Lear, written over 400 years ago, when people did not usually live long enough to grow very old, foreshadows our own time, where the elderly (over 60) population grows faster than the rest of the population. 839 more words


BalletX @ The Dance Center features 'Choroegraphical Genius'

Dance Review by Sarah Osterman Myers, September 18, 2014

Rating 4 Stars Out of 4

Uncertainty rocked the dance nation after Jennifer Homans questioned ballet’s mortality in her 2010 historical epic, … 583 more words


corn-fed midwestern girl

Last Halloween Brandon and I went to see Afroman. He came to a little bar on our side of town. We have a few bars but nothing like the old Snafu. 1,539 more words


Ernst Bloch’s 'Macbeth' @ Chicago Opera Theatre

Opera review by Kerstin Broockmann, September 13, 2014

3.5 Stars Out Of 4

Ernst Bloch’s 1906 opera is a stripped down version of Shakespeare’s original, borrowing much of its lyrics directly from the Bard. 836 more words


On Yet Another Walk Through Hell

I work hard. No doubt about it. I exercise more than most and I never have to leave a chair. There is only one problem. My worry lines are getting deeper. 554 more words

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