Visible’s Songwriting Master Class sells out

Guitar Master Class scheduled for April 12 by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (March 9, 2019) – Amaryah LaBeff, an instructor at Visible Music College, hosted a sold-out Songwriter Master Class at the college last weekend. This intensive two-part class is designed to help 15 people from the community improve their songwriting craft. Since choosing Lansing … Read more

Irish Tenor Ronan Tynan to perform in Munster April 8

information provided by Lakeshore Community Concerts MUNSTER, Ind. (March 8, 2019) – Ronan Tynan has performed for four U.S. Presidents, two Popes, and hundreds of families mourning losses following 9/11. A former member of the group The Irish Tenors, Tynan is now a Visiting Artist in Residence with the University of Kentucky Opera Theatre. His … Read more

Million Dollar Quartet rocks Theatre at the Center

“Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On” as rock-and-roll legends resurrect greatest hits By Josh Bootsma MUNSTER, Ind. (March 6, 2019) – The unmistakable sound of strumming guitars and trilling pianos is filling Theatre at the Center nowadays as four reincarnated rock-and-roll pioneers take to the stage and bring audiences back to the heyday of rock-and-roll. The popular … Read more

Linda Hoffhines exhibition at South Suburban College

Through April 17; artist reception Tuesday, April 2 information provided by South Suburban College SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (March 4, 2019) – The Art & Design Department of South Suburban College presents a solo exhibition by Linda Hoffhines entitled “Studio Stories.” The exhibition is on display in the Dorothea Thiel Gallery through April 17, with an … Read more

Purdue University Northwest to celebrate CHESS Gallery grand reopening

information provided by Purdue University Northwest HAMMOND, Ind. (March 3, 2019) – Purdue University Northwest’s College of Humanities, Education, and Social Sciences Art Gallery will celebrate the launch of its newly changed location on March 5 from 5:00-7:00pm. The grand reopening will be commemorated with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and exhibit showcasing students’ art and photography … Read more

Chicago helps Illinois become film production destination

Streaming services, cable, and independent film projects lead expansion of Illinois film industry information provided by the Office of the Governor CHICAGO, Ill. (March 1, 2019) – Governor JB Pritzker and the Illinois Film Office at the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity today announced that 2018 saw continued strong increases in film industry spending, … Read more

2019 National Beard and Moustache Championships come to Tinley Park

(But not until November 9, 2019) information provided by the Chicago Southland Convention and Visitors Bureau TINLEY PARK, Ill. (February 24, 2019) – Beard Team USA announced the 2019 National Beard and Moustache Championships at the 350 Brewery’s Insanity Factory in the Chicago Southland. The event is scheduled for November 9. The fullest and wildest … Read more

South Shore Arts presents ‘Haunts,’ second exhibit in a two-part series

Artist Reception on Sunday, March 3, 1:00–3:00pm information provided by South Shore Arts MUNSTER, Ind. (February 21, 2019) – South Shore Arts presents “Haunts,” the second exhibit in its “Urban Legends” series, now through April 21, 2019, at the Center for Visual & Performing Arts, 1040 Ridge Road, Munster, Indiana. Curated by South Shore Arts … Read more