“There are so many wonderful songs written by women in all genres of music that aren’t always given the recognition they deserve, so we wanted to shine a light on the women behind the music we all love,” says Managing Director Anna Schutz.
Archives for September 2016
The benefit raffle and silent/live auctions feature things you actually want, including a walk-on role in a Handbag show, two pairs of tickets to a little show called HAMILTON, and the grand prize – a Vegas vacation package for two…
Acclaimed director/ choreographer Amber Mak, who successfully helmed Paramount’s smash hit Hairspray last season, returns to stage The Little Mermaid with music director/conductor Tom Vendafreddo.
“Jose was so superb on Broadway in The King and I that I begged him to join us on the tour and l feel we are incredibly lucky to have him. He brings such joy and virility and strength to the King. And he is one of Broadway’s great talents.”
“I am honored to be recognized by the City of Chicago with a Fifth Star Award. Through its 40 years, Black Ensemble Theater has been bringing Chicagoans together, educating its students and working to eradicate racism.”