WBEZ | Tonight It's Live http://www.wbez.org/tags/tonight-its-live Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Daily Rehearsal: A UnMasked Ball http://www.wbez.org/blogs/onstagebackstage/2012-05/daily-rehearsal-unmasked-ball-99696 <p><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>- <em>Freud&#39;s Last Session</em></strong></span></span> has been extended again, through September 2.&nbsp;</p><p><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/CS-ball-eviteNEW_web.jpg" style="float: left; width: 300px; height: 420px; " title="" /><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>-&nbsp;You can attend&nbsp;</strong></span></span><st1:city w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on"><a href="http://www.chicagosinfonietta.org/"><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>Chicago</strong></span></span></a></st1:place></st1:city><a href="http://www.chicagosinfonietta.org/"><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong> Sinfonietta</strong></span></span></a>&rsquo;s 25th UnMasked Anniversary Ball -- which is black-tie -- called&nbsp;<em>Music UnMasked: The Colors of Sound </em>this Saturday evening. Well, if you RSVPed by May 25 you could have (though it <a href="http://www.chicagosinfonietta.org/event/2012ball/">looks like</a> there&#39;s still space).</p><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>-&nbsp;<a href="http://porchlightmusictheatre.org">Porchlight</a>&#39;s&nbsp;<em>Chicago Sings</em>&nbsp;</strong></span></span>benefit concert will celebrate Jerry Herman on June 18 at 7 pm at the Mayne Stage. On the roster:&nbsp;Sean Blake, E. Faye Butler, Joan Curto, Rebecca Finnegan, Heidi Kettenring, Ross Lehman, Tom Michael, Johanna McKenzie Miller, Meghan Murphy, Peggy Roeder and Bethany Thomas<strong>.&nbsp;</strong></p><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>- <a href="http://TonightItsLive.com"><em>Tonight It&#39;s Live</em></a> with Tom Bambara</strong></span></span> opens its 5th season at Oracle on June 9, for an erratic run of late-night performances this summer. &nbsp;</p><p><span style="font-size:14px;"><span style="font-family: georgia, serif; "><strong>-&nbsp;Phylicia Rashad and&nbsp;Paul Oakley Stovall </strong></span></span>will be talking back to you <a href="http://www.wbez.org/blogs/onstagebackstage/2012-04/daily-rehearsal-phylicia-rashad-direct-new-paul-oakley-stovall-play">about<em> Immediate Family</em></a> during a preview performance on June 3 at 2pm at the Goodman; Michelle Boone, the Cultural Affairs commissioner, will moderate the discussion. It &quot;will focus on the evolving portrait of African-American families on the American stage, as well as the cultural shifts challenging today&#39;s family bonds.&quot;</p><p>Questions? Tips? Email <a href="mailto:kdries@wbez.org">kdries@wbez.org</a>.</p></p> Thu, 31 May 2012 13:43:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/blogs/onstagebackstage/2012-05/daily-rehearsal-unmasked-ball-99696