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Art intertwines with life in Wheeldon's modern re-telling of one of the most famous ballets of all time. Set in the studios of the Paris Opera Ballet, a company dancer falls in love with his beautiful partner, a star ballerina who is being pursued by an arts patron with bad intentions.

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Turandot — Lyric Opera

Turandot, Puccini’s final opera and one of the biggest blockbusters in the repertoire, transports us to a fantasy of ancient China. There the regal, forbidding Princess Turandot poses three riddles to each prince who wishes to win her — but anyone who fails to answer correctly is executed. Prince Calaf does answer correctly, and he declares that he’s willing to die if Turandot finds out his name by dawn. The plot unfolds to music of extraordinary brilliance, including “Nessun dorma,” the most popular of all Italian tenor arias!

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The Pearl Fishers — Lyric Opera

For sheer transcendent beauty, Bizet’s The Pearl Fishers has few rivals in the entire repertoire. The opera’s famed duet for tenor and baritone is a soaring melody that has turned countless opera newcomers into ecstatic fans. Bizet (who composed this work 12 years before Carmen) transports us to Ceylon, where two devoted friends find themselves in love with the same woman, an entrancingly beautiful priestess, Leïla.

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Glory 44 Chicago Kickboxing

GLORY 44 returns to Chicago with two world title fights!  The world's premier kickboxing league will once again visit Sears Centre Arena for GLORY 44 Chicago and GLORY 44 Superfight Series on Friday, August 25th. Witness the world's most elite kick-boxers gather for an unforgettable night of standup combat. 

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Chicago Artists Coalition’s annual benefit “Work In Progress”

This year, Chicago Artists Coalition presented its annual benefit, “Work In Progress,” at Venue One - a premium multi-level venue in the Chicago West Loop. The event started with a VIP reception at CAC’s gallery space, where guests witnessed and participated in interactive art, as well as in live performances by selected Chicago’s up-and-coming emerging artists. Silent auction was held for a number of the pieces, as in the past years. 

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