Hot Picks: MVCC concerts, 1950s Christmas
By Jessi Virtusio email@example.com November 28, 2012 2:57PM
Period decorations will be on display in every room of the 1950s Park Forest House Museum in December when the "Step Back into a 1950s Christmas" exhibit can be visited.
Updated: December 30, 2012 3:43PM
Here is a look at top events you won’t want to miss.
Suggestions include holiday concerts at Moraine Valley Community College in Palos Hills and the “Step Back into a 1950s Christmas” exhibit at the 1950s Park Forest House Museum.
The Jazz Ensemble will perform its holiday concert at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 30 and the Concert Band will present Christmas Music and More at 3 p.m. Dec. 2.
Both shows will be in the Dorothy Menker Theater at Moraine Valley Community College, 9000 W. College Parkway, Palos Hills.
Information: (708) 974-4300, morainevalley.edu/fpac.
The 1950s Park Forest House Museum, 141 Forest Blvd., will display “Step Back into a 1950s Christmas” from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturdays and Wednesdays or by appointment in December.
Nov. 30’s Weekend will feature a preview of the Drama Group’s “12 Angry Men” in Chicago Heights.
There also will be a movie review of “Silver Linings Playbook.”
Some of these articles are already available in SouthtownStar.com’s Entertainment section.
Also for Nov. 29, 2012
Carpe Weekend offers a look at 10 lesser-known albums that are great from the first second to the last.
The Entertainment section also includes a movie review of “Red Dawn” and a look at the next BACinema screening, “Searching for Sugar Man,” at the Beverly Arts Center in Chicago.
Jessi Virtusio blogs about music, movies and much more on Elaborating on Entertainment, blogs.southtownstar.com/entertainment.