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Drury Lane, Oakbrook Terrace

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Limited Availability)

The meteoric first collaboration of Tim Rice & Andrew Lloyd Webber, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat finishes Drury Lane’s season with a bang.  Join Israel’s favorite son, Joseph, through his tumultuous ascent to the top in this timeless reminder of the unquenchable thirst of a man with a dream who had the courage to forge the destiny of a people and its powerful message of hope.  The classic story of Joseph is paired with exuberant music, featuring favorites such as “Close Every Door,” “Go, Go, Go Joseph” and “Any Dream Will Do.”  Please make your entrée selection of Bistro Steak or Sautéed Tilapia at time of registration.   Fee includes transportation, lunch, admission and escort

Code: DREAM    Day: Wednesday    Date: 1/24    Time: 10:30 am-4:30 pm    Fee: $65    
Min 18/Max 24                                                                                    Register By: 12/15

Paramount Theatre, Aurora

Cabaret (Limited Availability)

Life is a cabaret, old chum!  Cabaret is one of the most well-known Broadway musicals of all time and it’s because of the extraordinary songs, universal appeal and a spellbinding story that stills holds true in today’s world.  Nominated for a total of 26 Tony Awards over three decades and a winning a total of 12 including Best Musical and Best Revival of a Musical.  This ground-breaking musical was unlike anything audiences had seen back when it first premiered, and you’ll feel the same way when it hits the Paramount stage.  Fee includes transportation, lunch, admission and escort.

Code: CABA    Day: Wednesday    Date: 2/28    Time: 10:00 am-5:30 pm    Fee: $59
Min 18/Max 24                                                                                   Register By: 1/12

Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Navy Pier

A Midsummer Night's Dream 

This 75-minute abridged version introduces Shakespeare’s magical comedy to audiences of all ages in a new production. One evening, four young lovers find themselves lost in the forest. When the Fairy Court finds them, hijinks and hilarity ensue until dawn.  Following the performance, the cast remains on stage for a question and answer session, then joins the audience in the lobby for conversation and photos.  Everyone will have the opportunity to enjoy some “free-time” and explore Navy Pier on their own after lunch.  Fee includes transportation, lunch at Bubba Gump Shrimp Co., admission and escort.

Code: NIGHT    Day: Saturday    Date: 3/3    Time: 10:00 am-4:30 pm    Fee: $69
Min 14/Max 14                                                                             Register By: 1/26

Cadillac Palace Theatre, Chicago

On Your Feet! 

From their humble beginnings in Cuba, Emilio and Gloria Estefan came to America and broke through all barriers to become a crossover sensation at the very top of the pop music world.  But just when they thought they had it all, they almost lost everything.  On Your Feet! takes you behind the music and inside the real story of this record-making and groundbreaking couple who, in the face of adversity, found a way to end up on their feet.  Fee includes transportation, Dress Circle seats and escort.

Code: FEET    Day: Wednesday    Date: 4/4    Time: 12:30-5:30 pm    Fee: $95
Min 18/Max 24                                                                            Register By: 3/2

Paramount Theatre, Aurora

Shen Yun

Thousands of years ago, China was known as the Land of the Divine.  Join us as Shen Yun brings this ancient world to life with fascinating stories told through the vivid athleticism and deep expressiveness of classical Chinese dance, one of the most demanding art forms in the world.  A groundbreaking East-West orchestra captures the spirit of ancient China and grand animated backdrops place the audience right inside the action.  Be inspired, be amazed and experience the divine culture, it will take your breath away!  Fee includes transportation, Main Floor seats and escort.

Code: SHEN    Day: Sunday    Date:  4/8    Time: 11:30 am-4:30 pm    Fee:  $99
Min 24/Max 50                                                                              Register By: 3/2

Oriental Theatre, Chicago

Pretty Woman, The Musical

A new musical based on one of the most beloved romantic comedies of all time; Garry Marshall’s Pretty Woman will come to life in this beautiful adaptation of the film.  Original music and lyrics by Grammy Award winner Bryan Adams and his longtime songwriting partner Jim Vallance, book by Garry Marshall and the film’s screenwriter J.F. Lawton and direction and choreography by two-time Tony Award winner Jerry Mitchell.  Don’t miss your chance to see this pre-Broadway World Premiere!  Fee includes transportation, Lower Balcony seats and escort.

Code: PRETTY    Day: Sunday    Date: 4/15    Time: 12:30-5:30 pm     Fee: $89
Min 18/Max 24                                                                             Register By: 3/2

White Fence Farm, Romeoville

All That Jazz

Enjoy the soothing sounds of jazz with the remarkable Paula Williams featuring hits of Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday and many more.  Before the show, you’ll feast on a delicious 3-course meal which includes White Fence Farm’s famous chicken dinner with all the fixin’s and vanilla ice cream for dessert.  Fee includes transportation, admission, lunch and escort.

Code: JAZZ    Day: Wednesday    Date: 4/18    Time: 10:45 am-4:00 pm    Fee: $55
Min 18/Max 24                                                                                   Register By: 3/2

Paramount Theatre, Aurora

Once

People come into our lives for a reason.  Sometimes it leaves us with joy, other times with sorrow.  But it’s what we do with those chance encounters that truly defines who we are.

He was a singer about to give up his dream, she’s a beautiful young woman who loves his music.  It was a fateful meeting spurred by their shared love for music.  Paramount’s actors/musicians (who will play their instruments on stage) will draw you into the story of Once and never let you go.  Fee includes transportation, admission, lunch and escort.

Code: ONCE    Day: Wednesday    Date: 5/9    Time: 10:30 am-4:45 pm    Fee: $55
Min 18/Max 24                                                                                 Register By: 3/23

Theatre at the Center, Munster IN

Forever Plaid

This playful tribute to the “guy groups” of the 1950’s is one of the most popular and beloved of musical revues.  The Plaids are a quirky quartet of high school buddies in the spotlight for the biggest performance of their lives.  Their spirited antics, comic banter and close harmonies weave together such hits as “Three Coins in the Fountain,” “Heart and Soul” and “Love is a Many Splendored Thing.”  Fee includes transportation, champagne brunch, admission and escort.

Code: PLAID    Day: Sunday    Date: 5/20    Time: 11:30 am-6:00 pm    Fee: $79
Min 18/Max 24                                                                            Register By: 4/13

The Fireside Theatre, Fort Atkinson, WI

Church Basement Ladies 2: A Second Helping 

Join us as the delightful “Steel Magnolias of the Prairie” deal with life, death and new adventures; finding strength in each other from below the “House of God.”  This time around, the year is 1969 and the world is changing.  As folks protest the Vietnam War and women are demanding equal pay for equal work in their small rural Minnesota community, the ladies of the Lutheran church basement kitchen are dealing with changes of their own.  With their heartwarming humor and hilarious tactics, they take us from serving the high school students at the Luther League Banquet to a church sponsored Missionary Night and the rise and fall of a Viking’s Super Bowl Sunday.  Fee includes transportation, lunch, admission and escort.

Code: BASE    Day: Wednesday    Date: 6/6    Time: 7:45 am-6:45 pm    Fee: $89
Min 18/Max 24                                                                               Register By: 5/4

Lake Geneva Cruise Line, Lake Geneva

Champagne Brunch Tour

Join us aboard the Grand Belle and enjoy a relaxing and scenic 2 hour and 15 minute cruise.  You’ll feast on a delicious brunch buffet stocked with some of your favorite breakfast dishes, lunch entrées and desserts while listening to a narrated tour of the entire lake.  Don’t wait another minute and register today!  Fee includes transportation, admission, brunch and escort.

Code: CHAMP    Day: Sunday    Date: 6/24    Time: 8:15 am-4:30 pm    Fee: $75
Min 18/Max 24                                                                             Register By: 5/18

Oriental Theatre, Chicago

The Cher Show

The Cher Show is based on the life of Cherilyn Sarkisian La Piere Bono Allman or as her friends call her, Cher!  The kid on a tricycle, vowing to be famous; the glam TV star who quits at the top; the would-be actress with an Oscar; the rock goddess with a hundred million records sold; The legend who’s done it all but is still scared to walk on stage. The wife, mother, daughter, sister, friend.  The ultimate survivor, chasing her dream. Well, they’re all here, dressed to kill, singing, dancing, and telling it like it is.  And they’re all the star of The Cher Show.  Fee includes transportation, Dress Circle seats and escort.

Code: CHER    Day: Wednesday    Date: 7/11    Time: 12:30-5:30 pm    Fee: $95
Min 18/Max 24                                                                                 Register By: 6/1

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Registration Deadlines - It is very important that you register BEFORE the deadline - otherwise the trip may be canceled if we do not meet our minimum.

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