Organ Concert

Anthony Jurich continues the Organ Concert Series with a FREE performance at Madonna della Strada Chapel, beginning at 3 PM this Sunday, April 19. Celebrating the music of the beautiful Katheryn Stamm Memorial Organ in Madonna della Strada Chapel, the Loyola University Department of Sacramental Read more

Honors Recital

Come celebrate excellence in music as top students present a diverse program of vocal and instrumental selections this Friday April 17, at 7 PM in Skowronski Music Hall. These promising performers have spent multiple hours rehearsing with accomplished music faculty members in order to Read more

This is Our Youth

Our final second stage performance is finally here! Beginning this Thursday, April 16, with a preview performance, This is Our Youth is a play about two days in the life of three lost young New Yorkers. Taking place in the Underground Laboratory, this performance will be held Read more

2015 Senior Exhibition

Don't miss the opportunity to wish our senior art majors farewell at the 2015 Senior Exhibition! Join us for an opening reception on Saturday, April 18 from 2-5 PM at the Ralph Arnold Gallery and the Newhart Promenade. Can't make it then? Don't worry! Read more


Hey bloggers! Kyle McCloskey here. We’re moving right along during our second week of rehearsals and things have really started to get quite interesting. If you read the previous post, you know that at our first rehearsal, we did a read and sing through, Read more

A Matter of Life and Death

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Based on the film by Micheal Powell and Emeric Pressburger, the play, A Matter of Life and Death tells the story of a World War II pilot who cheats death through an amazing and surreal love story. The play is directed by Heidi Stillman, the artistic director of the Tony Award winning Lookingglass Theatre Company.

1408397843_Life&DeathThe play’s opening is this Friday, April 10 at 7:30 PM at UIC Theatre. It will be performed through April 19, taking the stage on Thursdays and Fridays at 7:30 PM as well as Wednesdays and Sundays at 2 PM.  Tickets are $12-17 and can be purchased here.


Posted on by Elizabeth Draus Posted in Around Town, Chicago Audition, Get Involved, Theatre | Leave a comment

princesspeacolorLooking to get involved and show off your acting chops this summer? Listen up! The Wilmette Center for the Arts will be holding auditions for their summer production of Once Upon a Mattress, directed by Geoff Bleeker with music direction by Ilana Atkins.

General auditions will be held on Saturday, April 18 from 11:30 AM – 5:30 PM. Those auditioning are asked to prepare 16 – 32 measures of a song that best shows off your vocal capabilities. Come dressed to move and be prepared to dance, as this will be a part of the general audition. Please note that there will be time to change  before the vocal portion of the audition if need be. Callbacks will be held on Tuesday, April 21 and rehearsals for the show will begin the week of May 4.

For those interested in auditioning for the role of King Sextimus, please prepare a monologue up to one minute in length; no music piece required. To schedule an audition, please email your name and your contact info to For full character descriptions, see below.

Feel free to check out the character breakdowns listed below!

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Jazz Combo Recital

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Skowronski Music Hall is getting jazzy this Thursday, April 9! Join us for our Jazz Combo Recital in the beautiful music hall located on the second floor of Mundelein Center for the Fine and Performing Arts. Tickets cost $5-10 and can be purchased here. For more details contact our box office at or call 773.508.8400.

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