Ramsey Lewis, artistic director of Jazz at Ravinia is offering fans a chance to name one of his new songs for his Aug. 28 concert with Natalie Cole.
A north suburban teacher gives new meaning to the term “burning your bridges behind you,” as she resigns on a YouTube video decrying a shift towards “Teaching to the Test.”
The Ravinia Festival in Highland Park is trying to encourage kids to get into classical music, and they’re offering free visits to the festival as part of the effort.
Customers flooded the Ravinia Web site to buy concert tickets on the first day of sales Thursday, and many are complaining that they had to wait online for hours.
Ravinia has something for everyone as usual this summer, from multiple headliners who performed at the original Woodstock to an artist who played at Lollapalooza not long ago – not to mention a stop by Glen Campbell on his goodbye tour.
Variety is the spice of life, and there is going to be something for everyone at the Ravinia Festival this year.