Illinois

Sound of Music

Thru Jan. 8/AURORA – At the Paramount Theatre. One of the most beloved musicals of all time. When carefree nun-in-training Maria is sent by her convent to be the governess of seven children, she finds herself unexpectedly questioning her choices in life and falls in love with the children’s stern father. Tickets start at $28. Length is two and ½ hours. https://paramountaurora.com/events/the-sound-of-music/

 

Olaf’s Winter Wonderland

Jan. 14/TINLEY PARK – 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Tinley Junction. The Junction mini-golf course has Frozen Fever! Join us for a wintery wonderland of mini golf. Everyone on the course must register; come anytime during the event to golf and enjoy the activities. All kids 12 and under receive a goody bag upon completion of the course. Each golfer receives a mini sundae, hot cocoa and other surprises. Enjoy the warming bonfire pit perfect for roasting marshmallows. Dress warmly–this event occurs snow or shine! Fee is $13 for nonresidents. For more information, visit https://www.tinleyparkdistrict.org/

Opera Up Close

 

Jan. 29/UNIVERSITY PARK – Celebrating Mozart’s birthday. 4 p.m. at the Governors State University Center for Performing Arts. Celebrate Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s 266th Birthday with a special repertoire, great company, birthday cake and a champagne toast! Lyric Opera vocalists perform beloved arias and duets from Don Giovanni, Le Nozze di Figaro, Cosi fan Tutte, The Magic Flute, and other favorites, accompanied by a chamber ensemble with musicians from Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra. Tickets are $50 See more at Mozart’s Birthday.

 

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