Artistic director says the infusion of talent, larger than usual, will allow for more rest for the performers and more backup for the company.
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The 2019 citywide, yearlong homage is billed as the first of its kind in the U.S. and will include performances in hundreds of venues.
In addition to the album, the band headlines the Aragon on Nov. 30.
Ten percent of each show’s ticket sales will be donated to local charities, schools and community groups in each city.
The new season kicks off Sept. 24 on ABC.
The comic actor grew up in Chicago, where he attended Lane Tech High School and where he eventually met an up-and-coming comedian named Bob Newhart.
The festival will go on as planned Sept 14-16 at Douglas Park.
Miller has struggled with substance abuse for a long time, most recently coming to light after his breakup with Ariana Grande.
Ramsey, now 83, says the biggest reason he’s cutting back is the grueling toll of life on the road.
Lurie Children’s Hospital heart surgeon expects Sofia Sanchez to be home at Downers Grove “in three to four weeks.”
This year, 178 nominations in 31 categories recognized productions that opened between August 1, 2017 and July 31, 2018.