Dozens of children in a northwest Chicago suburb are spending a portion of their summer singing, dancing, and acting in rigorous rehearsals, preparing to take the stage at the Woodstock Opera House for James and the Giant Peach Jr. Stew Cohen took his microphone and attended one of the rehearsals and talked to members of the cast of Woodstock Children's Summer Theater.
The theme of the gala is “Right Before Your Eyes.” James and the Giant Peach Jr. will be performed on Friday, July 22, 2pm (library show)—all seats $6.00. Tickets for the general public will go on sale on Monday, July 18.
Friday, July 22 at 7pm (gala) - $20.00 adult gala - $15.00 child gala - $10.00 non-gala - The gala starts at 5:30pm and will include dinner, raffle baskets, and entertainment (including a magic show). Only 200 gala tickets will be sold.
Saturday, July 23 at 2pm – all tickets $10.00
Saturday, July 23 at 7pm - -all tickets $10.00
Sunday, July 24 at 3pm – all tickets $10.00
Check with the Woodstock Opera House for more information.
With thousands and thousands of people enjoying a dip in the pool these days with the intensity of the heat lately….Northwest Spectrum turns to an expert on water safety…Joe Hanna of Sage YMCA in Crystal Lake, Illinois. Stew Cohen sits down for an interview with Hanna on water safety for this summer.
He paid the first installment of his property tax bill with one dollar bills vowing to fight for the people of Illinois and the people of the United States. Dan Alyward of McHenry, Illinois and several others are urging people to stand up before they get priced out of their home. Stew Cohen spoke with Alyward to find out the specifics of his stand to return to Americans the American Dream.