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Morning Shift: Waiting in the wings
March 11, 2013
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'Morning Shift' : Waiting in the wings
On Monday's Morning Shift, we talk to WBEZ's Afternoon Shift Host Rick Kogan on the William Beavers trial, Daybook with Charlie Meyerson, the Dueling Critics on An American Story and the melodies of Rebecca Rego live in studio.
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Afternoon Shift's Rick Kogan talks characters and Bill Beavers trial
As the trial for colorful former-alderman-turned-county-commissioner William Beavers resumes, we’ll take a stroll down memory lane with our pal Rick Kogan, who will regale us with tales of some of his favorite characters that echo through the chambers of city hall.
Tax-evasion trial begins for Cook County commissioner William BeaversAnother politician from the Chicago area will be in federal court. Standing inside the crowded media pit at the Dirksen U.S. Courthouse i...
Commissioner William Beavers goes on trial todayCook County Commissioner William Beavers is scheduled to go on trial today on federal charges he failed to pay taxes on campaign funds he...
Daybook with Charlie Meyerson
WBEZ news blogger Charlie Meyerson looks ahead at some news catching his eye, and gives listeners a taste of what stories have been stumping readers of his weekly news quiz.
Fare enough? CTA hearing tonightAlso: Cops + technology, Gun ownership trends, SNL and other funny stuff and a news quiz recap.
Dueling Critics review an American Story
Theater critics Kelly Kleiman and Jonathan Abarbanel review
An American Story
on stage now at The Royal George Theatre through April 14.
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Rebecca Rego has Wisconsin blood flowing through her songstress heart. The Chicago transplant spent the better part of her 20s here, slinging drinks as she pursued a career as a musician. With the release of her 2012 album, she gave up her bartending gig to make music her full-time pursuit. We find out how that played out, hear songs from her body of work, and find out what lies ahead for Rebecca Rego and her music.
THEATER REVIEW: "An American Story For Actor And Orchestra" looks at Lincoln's last hoursJean Lowerison - SDGLN Theater Critic January 19th, 2013 Hershey Felder stars in world premiere of An American Story For Actor And Orches...
Rebecca Rego"The country edge of her folk sound is beatific; the vocal plaints are inspired, the soft edges sharply trimmed and poignant. From Rego's...
Seconds, by REGOREGO Seconds marks the fourth studio record for REGO since 2006. Moving in a new direction REGO's Deep drum sounds, woven trumpet parts a...