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January 19, 2019

2:00 pm

Fuzzy Legs

Free Screening and Discussion: Free Spirit Media Selections – Fuzzy Legs & Ahimsa

WTTW & DCASE, in collaboration with Free Spirit Media are hosting a screening and discussion of Fuzzy Legs, a short coming of age story about a Pakistani American girl, and Ahimsa, a documentary highlighting the journey of five young Peace Builders during their travels to India. Please join us for a showcase of emerging creator produced content at the Chicago Cultural Center followed by a panel discussion of how film is a tool for outreach, education, and personal enrichment.

January 21, 2019

10:30 am

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab — Seneca

BIG IDEA tour brings the BIG IDEA Traveling Lab to communities throughout Chicagoland! Join us for an exciting 45-minute FREE live show, perfect for children 2 to 7 years old, bringing to life the fun and learning from WTTW Kids’ most popular and beloved children’s shows.

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February 2, 2019

1:00 pm

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab — Gurnee

BIG IDEA tour brings the BIG IDEA Traveling Lab to communities throughout Chicagoland! Join us for an exciting 45-minute FREE live show, perfect for children 2 to 7 years old, bringing to life the fun and learning from WTTW Kids’ most popular and beloved children’s shows.

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February 14, 2019

8:00 pm

Sarah Brightman in Concert at the Chicago Theatre

Sarah Brightman in Concert at the Chicago Theatre

Don’t miss best-selling soprano, Sarah Brightman's return to Chicago's famous Chicago Theatre on Valentine's Day!

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February 16, 2019

2:00 pm

Minding the Gap

Free Screening & Discussion: Minding the Gap

WTTW, in partnership with the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events and Kartemquin Films presents a FREE screening and Discussion of Minding the Gap. Welcome to Rockford, Illinois, in the heart of Rust-Belt America, home to debut filmmaker Bing Liu. With over 12 years of footage, Bing discovers connections between two of his skateboarder friends' volatile upbringings and the complexities of modern-day masculinity. As the film unfolds, Bing captures 23-year-old Zack’s tumultuous relationship with his girlfriend deteriorate after the birth of their son and 17-year-old Keire struggling with his racial identity as he faces new responsibilities following the death of his father. While navigating a difficult relationship between his camera and his friends, Bing weaves a story of generational forgiveness while exploring the precarious gap between childhood and adulthood.

February 23, 2019

10:30 am

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab — Bloomingdale

BIG IDEA tour brings the BIG IDEA Traveling Lab to communities throughout Chicagoland! Join us for an exciting 45-minute FREE live show, perfect for children 2 to 7 years old, bringing to life the fun and learning from WTTW Kids’ most popular and beloved children’s shows.

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February 28, 2019

6:00 pm

Geoffrey Baer

An Evening with Geoffrey Baer at WTTW Studios

Join Geoffrey Baer as he discusses what goes on behind the scenes and answers most frequently asked questions. PLUS, you get a very special preview of his newest special, Chicago on Vacation. Hors d'oeuvres & cocktails will be served.

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March 8, 2019

8:00 pm

Joe Bonamassa Live at Chicago Theatre

Internationally renowned guitar superstar Joe Bonamassa, known as a "tour de force," returns to Chicago for another rockin' concert. Don't miss your chance to see him live!

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March 9, 2019

10:30 am

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab — Chicago Ridge

BIG IDEA tour brings the BIG IDEA Traveling Lab to communities throughout Chicagoland! Join us for an exciting 45-minute FREE live show, perfect for children 2 to 7 years old, bringing to life the fun and learning from WTTW Kids’ most popular and beloved children’s shows.

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March 17, 2019

8:00 pm

Michael Buble Concert at Allstate Arena

Michael Buble Concert at Allstate Arena

Prominent singer/songwriter, Michael Buble is adding Rosemont to his highly anticipated 2019 tour! Don’t miss his return to the windy city at the Allstate Arena.

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March 27, 2019

8:00 pm

Il Divo

Il Divo at Rosemont Theatre

Il Divo has always stood out for its peculiar mix of opera and pop in songs of different genres, and is the most important reference in the world of the crossover groups of classical music. Please join them as they return to the Rosemont Theatre on March 27th!

April 14, 2019

3:00 pm

Celtic Woman

Celtic Woman Concert at Rosemont Theatre

Ancient Land is the next chapter of Celtic Woman’s extraordinary musical journey as the group continues to touch the hearts of a huge global audience with the centuries-old Irish tradition of telling stories through song: stories of land, stories of love, and stories of dancing- songs that bring a piece of Ireland to audiences everywhere. Don’t miss their return to Rosemont this April!

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April 27, 2019

10:00 am

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab — Matteson

BIG IDEA tour brings the BIG IDEA Traveling Lab to communities throughout Chicagoland! Join us for an exciting 45-minute FREE live show, perfect for children 2 to 7 years old, bringing to life the fun and learning from WTTW Kids’ most popular and beloved children’s shows.

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May 4, 2019

8:00 pm

Dennis DeYoung

Dennis DeYoung Concert at Rosemont Theatre

Legendary Dennis DeYoung is returning to his roots and coming live to the Rosemont Theatre in May of 2019! Dennis is a legendary singer, songwriter, keyboardist, composer, and record producer with a career spanning over 40 years! His voice is one of the most recognizable in the music world today and continues to inspire new generations of fans.....ALL THE CLASSIC HITS….ALL THE MEMORIES…..ONE UNFORGETTABLE EVENING….ONE ORIGINAL VOICE.

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June 15, 2019

11:00 am

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab — Vernon Hills

BIG IDEA tour brings the BIG IDEA Traveling Lab to communities throughout Chicagoland! Join us for an exciting 45-minute FREE live show, perfect for children 2 to 7 years old, bringing to life the fun and learning from WTTW Kids’ most popular and beloved children’s shows.

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June 19, 2019

10:30 am

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab — Homer Glen

BIG IDEA tour brings the BIG IDEA Traveling Lab to communities throughout Chicagoland! Join us for an exciting 45-minute FREE live show, perfect for children 2 to 7 years old, bringing to life the fun and learning from WTTW Kids’ most popular and beloved children’s shows.

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August 3, 2019

11:00 am

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab — Vernon Hills

BIG IDEA tour brings the BIG IDEA Traveling Lab to communities throughout Chicagoland! Join us for an exciting 45-minute FREE live show, perfect for children 2 to 7 years old, bringing to life the fun and learning from WTTW Kids’ most popular and beloved children’s shows.

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November 14, 2019

3:30 pm

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab — Dixon

BIG IDEA tour brings the BIG IDEA Traveling Lab to communities throughout Chicagoland! Join us for an exciting 45-minute FREE live show, perfect for children 2 to 7 years old, bringing to life the fun and learning from WTTW Kids’ most popular and beloved children’s shows.

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