CHICAGO – When faced with adversity, the best way around it is to somehow break into song. That is the feeling behind the Brown Paper Box Co.’s “Positively Present: An Uplifting Cabaret,” running April 7th and 8th at Mary’s Attic in Chicago’s Andersonville neighborhood. The event features company member Kristi Szczepanek as host, and presents song stylings by other company members, including Anna Schutz, plus some special guests. For details and ticket information, click here.
Exclusive Portrait: 1980s Rocker Rick Springfield at Book Signing
CHICAGO – Rick Springfield, the essential 1980s personality rocker, is serving up his life in a new memoir, “Late Late at Night.” He was in the Chicago area recently greeting admirers and signing his new book at Anderson’s Bookshop in Naperville, Ill.
Springfield, the Grammy Award-winning musician, songwriter, actor and now author, is best remembered for his string of hits in the 1980s MTV era, including “Jessie’s Girl.” Joe Arce of HollywoodChicago.com captured this Exclusive Portrait while a film crew was shooting a documentary about Springfield called “An Affair of the Heart,” slated for released in 2011.
in Naperville, October 20th, 2010
Photo credit: Joe Arce of Starstruck Foto for HollywoodChicago.com.
or wherever books are sold.