Hamilton: The Exhibition breaks new ground for Broadway blockbuster

A 35,000ft event space on the Chicago lakeside allows fans to explore Lin-Mirandas show and the true story of one of Americas Founding Fathers If the soundtrack, the book and the app werent enough, fans of the smash hit Broadway musical Hamiltoncan now tour the exhibition, which opens in a 35,000ft touring events space on the shore of Lake Michigan in Chicago this weekend. The musical which became a phenomenon after it opened in New York in 2015, spawning two other shows in Chicago and London as well as a touring version that recently visited Puerto Rico has become one of the top-grossing musicals of all time. It has been nominated for a record-breaking 16 Tonys, winning 11, and a …

US man who claimed he was missing boy booked into jail

Brian Rini, of Medina, Ohio, claimed to be Timmothy Pitzen, who disappeared in Illinois aged six in 2011 and has not been found A man whom authorities say claimed to be an Illinois boy who disappeared eight years ago has twice made similar claims in which he falsely portrayed himself as a juvenile sex trafficking victim, according to an FBI affidavit filed in federal court on Friday. The FBI Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

Bernie Sanders Chicago 2020 speech focuses on fight against racism

The Vermont senator concluded a two-part launch in the Windy City, harking back to his student days in the civil rights era In the city that inspired his political activism, Bernie Sanders concluded a two-part presidential campaign launch with a personal anecdote: As a college student in Chicago, he was arrested during a civil rights protest against segregation of public schools. Before a crowd of 12,500 at the Navy Pier on Sunday night, Sanders recalled that in the 1960s, school officials in Chicago set up portable trailers for black students to keep them from attending white schools. One day, many of us went to the spot where they planned to put the trailers, Sanders said. We were corralled by a …