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Event Thu May 10 2012

Chicago Live! Kicks Off Spring Season Tonight

Thumbnail image for Chicago LIve.jpgChicago Live!, the live news/radio show produced by the Chicago Tribune in partnership with The Second City, kicks off its spring 2012 season tonight at the UP Comedy Club on North Avenue.

Hosted by veteran Chicago reporter, author and radio/TV personality Rick Kogan, Chicago Live! is a weekly stage and radio show that gathers top news makers and guests from the arts and entertainment and pop culture worlds. The hour-long show features Chicago-centric news interviews as well as comedy sketches from The Second City.

Tonight's episode features guests like Lookingglass Theatre Company artistic director Andrew White, Chicago River Canoe & Kayak founder and director Ryan Chew, Forest Preserve District of Coook County superintendent Arnold Randall with River Trail Nature Center animal handler Ryan DePauw, members of the 2012 Chicago Tribune All-State Academic Team, and musical guests, The Blisters.

Tickets to be a part of the live studio audience can be purchased online for $18. The show starts at 7pm and is followed by a 30-minute reception with the cast, crew and guests.

The show airs on WGN Radio 720-AM on Saturday at 11pm.

 
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Architecture critic Paul Goldberger talks about Frank Gehry's life and work in a new book.
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