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“Il Trovatore” Opens at Lyric Opera This Month

The classic 19th-century Italian opera by Giuseppe Verdi comes to the Lyric Opera of Chicago November 17th and plans to stay for 7 exciting performances! “Hot-blooded tale of love, jealousy, and retribution” is how the official press release describes this popular … Continue reading

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[VOTE] What Is Your Opinion of Jesus Christ Superstar”?

The iconic “Jesus Christ Superstar” makes a stop at the Lyric Opera of Chicago in April 2018. I have never seen the play, but I’ve always been skeptical with the title alone. This week, BTSCelebs received an official  press release about … Continue reading

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[Interview] Dancer Teddy Watler: “I Admire Prince Charming’s Commitment to Search for His True Love, ‘Cinderella'”

BTSCelebs:Who is Teddy Watler? Teddy Watler: I am originally from California, but I moved to Chicago in 2013 to begin my undergraduate studies. Though I have always loved ballet, I also knew I wanted to receive a college education. Now in … Continue reading

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Wayne Brady Gets Comfortable in “Hamilton” Role

Wayne’s in town! The “Let’s Make A Deal” host is excited about his new role in the hot Broadway musical. Chicago’s “Hamilton” audience has already given him a warm welcome, and he seems to be quite happy here. Mr. Brady … Continue reading

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[Interview] Actor Reginald Robinson Jr: “[dirty butterfly Illustrates] What We Do Or Don’t Do Defines Who We Are”

Actor Reginald Robinson Jr has quite an impressive resume. The dedicated actor, who hails from Florida, has found a second home in Chicago among his acting family. “Romeo and Juliet”, “Henry V”, “Run, Chris, Run” and  “Ghosts of Treasure Island “are just … Continue reading

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Keke Palmer Cast as “Cinderella”

Keke tweeted, “I’m sooooo excited to be doing broadway for the first time, as Cinderella!! DREAMS DO COME TRUE!! “

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