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Craig Ferguson will spend tomorrow’s future yesterdays (as his theme song proclaims) somewhere other than “The Late Late Show.” Friday was his last hoorah after a decade as host of the CBS talk show. And what did we learn (as Ferguson is fond of posing at the end of each hour)? Maybe that it was Bob Newhart all those years disguised as Secretariat the Pantomime Horse?
Madonna releases 6 songs after leak
In a surprise preview of her new album, Madonna released six songs Saturday on iTunes and various streaming services. Publicist Liz Rosenberg says songs were released because several in-progress demos were leaked earlier this week.
Weekend picks: Revisionist 'Christmas Carol'
The Organic Theater Company offers a different take on Charles Dickens' holiday classic by presenting Tom Mula's “Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol” at North Central College's Theatre at Meiley-Swallow Hall in Naperville. Step onto the ice at the NHL-sized outdoor Frozemont ice rink at MB Financial Park at Rosemont. Cirque Dreams gets into the spirit of the season with its winter season “Holidaze” for a limited run at the Chicago Theatre.
Barrington grad, partner win million in 'Amazing Race'
Barrington college student Amy DeJong and her teammate Maya Warren, tasted sweet victory in the final leg of CBS' “The Amazing Race.” The pair won the CBS reality show and will split a million-dollar prize.
Freud’s goal: Keep Chicago’s Lyric Opera relevant
Keeping Chicago's Lyric Opera relevant is much on general director Anthony Freud’s mind these days. And his proudest initiative is Lyric Unlimited, an outreach to cultural and community groups that previously had little or no exposure to opera. Plus, he brought to Chicago a mariachi opera, “Cruzar la Cara de la Luna” (“To Cross the Face of the Moon”). And he has many other planned performances in the works, too.
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