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The Ailey Experience Dance Workshop – Full
February 23 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

This workshop is full The Ailey Experience Dance Workshop with Alvin Ailey II Company members Explore what is possible in dance with the country’s leading dance Company, Alvin Ailey II. This workshop is designed to expand on Mr. Ailey’s life-long commitment to bringing dance to everyone. Mixed experience dancers, ages 13 and older, will learn the rich history of Ailey’s signature style and how he changed the perception of American modern dance. The Ailey Experience workshop gives dancers the opportunity…

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Ailey II – The Next Generation of Dance
February 23 @ 7:30 pm

“Second to none” – Dance Magazine

Exquisite and soul-touching, Ailey II is the younger company in the legendary Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Family, merging the spirit and energy of the country’s best young dance talent with the groundbreaking tradition of their namesake.

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Universes – Live From the Edge
March 3 @ 7:30 pm

“A headlong explosion of poetry, percussion, and multi-culti musical exploration that absolutely demands to be seen.” - The Boston Globe

Fusing poetry, jazz, hip-hop, Spanish bolero, and Southern blues, UNIVERSES redefines what theater is and who it speaks to. Live From the Edge features a collection of the award-winning ensemble’s best work over the past 20 years.

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Rhonda Vincent and the Rage
March 9 @ 7:30 pm

Crowned the “new queen of bluegrass” by the Wall Street Journal, Rhonda Vincent and the Rage is the most award winning band in bluegrass music history.

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Forever Young, Second Chance Prom
March 10 @ 6:00 pm - 11:59 pm

A Friends of the Sheldon Friend-raiser Dance to your favorite decade with a live DJ! Enjoy appetizers, cash bar, silent auction, lots of prizes.

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The Godfather
March 16 @ 7:30 pm

Francis Ford Coppola's epic masterpiece features Marlon Brando in his Oscar ®-winning role*as the patriarch of the Corleone family. Director Coppola paints a chilling portrait of the Sicilian clan's rise and near fall from power in America, masterfully balancing the story between the Corleone's family life and the ugly crime business in which they are engaged. Based on Mario Puzo's best-selling novel and featuring career-making performances by Al Pacino, James Caan and Robert Duvall, this searing and brilliant film garnered…

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Tommy Ryman and Mary Mack
March 17 @ 7:30 pm

“never seen anything like before…one-of-a-kind fantastic” – Roseanne Barr

Quirky folk-humorist, Mary Mack, joins the disturbingly adorable Last Comic Standing semi-finalist, Tommy Ryman, for a knock-out, stand-up comedy double bill.

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Appropriate
By Branden Jacobs-Jenkins
March 22 @ 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 7:30pm, repeating until March 24

One event on March 25 at 3:00pm

“an exceptionally brilliant piece of writing." —Time Out Chicago.

After the death of their father, the Lafayette siblings wrestle with a lifetime of clutter, debt, and a surprising, explosive family history.

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Shemekia Copeland
March 30 @ 7:30 pm

“A ball-of-fire vocalist with a voice that’s part Memphis, part Chicago and all woman…devastatingly powerful.” – Chicago Sun Times

Alternately sultry, assertive and roaring, nobody sounds like Copeland’s wide-open approach to contemporary blues.

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