Faust at the Chicago Lyric Opera (March 3rd-21st)

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A romantic evening at the Chicago Lyric Opera awaits you only a few minutes from our beautiful community at 215 West. Faust at the Chicago Lyric Opera  The Chicago Lyric Opera will present a limited engagement of Faust by Charles Gounod. The dark, dramatic opera tells the story of Dr. Johan Faust, a philosopher, astronomer, and alchemist. Faust becomes obsessed […]

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The Oriental Institute Features Fascinating Exhibits

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  Chicago is home to a world-renowned showcase for the art, history, and archaeology of the ancient Near East. It’s known as the Oriental Institute, and it opened to the public in 1931. Founder James Henry Breasted had financial help from John D. Rockefeller Jr., and many of the museum’s collections came from expeditions to the […]

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