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“The Spongebob Musical” is Colorful, Campy and True to the Cartoon Character, “Spongebob Squarepants”

**** Highly Recommended **** I had a very important guest for the opening of “The Spongebob Musical”, my seven-year old granddaughter, Molly, a huge “Spongebob Squarepants” fan.  I know she’s a fan because she watches the cartoon whenever she’s at my house and knows the theme song by heart.  Before we left, she drew/colored an…

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Summer Festivals

     Spend your Summer Weekends celebrating in Northwest Indiana. We guarantee there’s a Festival EVERY WEEKEND WITH TONS OF FAMILY FUN!  From Car Shows, ice cream socials to concerts and parades, these events will have you enjoying your summer weekend ! Let us not forget tons of Fireworks,  Art and Craft Fairs AND CRAFT BEER…

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Pink Tea At Barker Mansion

The annual Michigan City tradition of the “Pink Tea” will be held at 3 p.m. June 25 or 26 in the historic Barker Mansion gardens. The menu includes bite-sized sandwiches, fruit, desserts, and tea. Following the tea service, Gregg Hertzlieb of Valparaiso University’s Brauer Museum will introduce guests to the work of Frank Dudley. Dudley painted…

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Lifeline’s “Northanger Abbey” is a Delightful Literary Adaptation

**** Highly Recommended ****  If you’ve never been to Lifeline Theatre, you’re missing something really special.  At Lifeline, a small (99 seats) theater in Rogers Park, every play they do – for adults and children – is their own literary adaptation.  Their absolutely delightful new production, “Northanger Abbey” was adapted by Robert Kauzlaric, with original…

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Northwest Indiana Celebrates Labor Day!

     Spend your Labor Day Weekend with the family for a weekend getaway in Northwest Indiana. We guarantee there’s a Festival EVERY WEEKEND WITH TONS OF FAMILY FUN! From Car Shows,Food Truck Festivals to concerts and parades, these events will have you enjoying your summer weekend ! Let us not forget tons of Fireworks,  Art…

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The Marvelous Wonderettes

The Marvelous Wonderettes” runs at  2 p.m. June 22-23 and 29-30; 8:00 p.n. on Fridays June 24 and July 1;  and 6:30 p.m. on Saturdays June 25 and July 2 at Canterbury Summer Theatre shows are performed at Mainstreet Theatre, located at 807 Franklin St., Michigan City. This smash off-Broadway hit takes you to the…

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Victory Gardens’ “The House That Will Not Stand” has Compelling Story and All Female Cast

*** Recommended *** “The House That Will Not Stand” is a history play about free women of color in 1813 New Orleans.  I really expected to be blown away by the play because of the compelling story, the level of talent on stage and the all-female cast.  Instead of loving it, I ended up disappointed…

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Drury Lane’s “Deathtrap” is Probably the Best Mystery Thriller Ever

**** Highly Recommended ****  Drury Lane Theatre is usually associated with musicals, their specialty.  At least once a year, however they do a play, sometimes a comedy, sometimes a mystery.  This year, they’ve gone with mystery, an Ira Levin masterpiece, “Deathtrap”.  This is probably the best mystery thriller I’ve ever seen on stage.  It is…

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Grease, The Musical

Local young talented performers will be portraying the characters from the beloved musical that we all know and love, Grease! Opening on July 15th, 2016 and running through July 30th, 2016, with showings every Friday and Saturday at 8:00 pm and Sunday’s at 2:00 pm. Come take a trip back to a simpler time as…

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Ludacris in Concert

Join the City of Hammond’s 2016 Festival of the Lakes! 5 nights of fun on Wolf Lake, George Lake and Lake Michigan. Festival includes rides, live entertainment, Polka Party, fishing derby, vendors, games and more. Admission is $25 per car, Entertainment schedule (All Shows start at 7pm): (Please allow time to walk from your parking…

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