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This sounds awesome. Bring your Valentine to the vintage theatre space soon to open in the Preston Bradley Center at 941 W Lawrence:
"The New National Pastime Theater opens to the public this Valentine's Day. Step out in high style at our first annual Beginning of the Big Time, a speakeasy-style jazz spectacular. We encourage you to dress for the occasion, grab your dancing shoes and to bring your favorite spirits. NPT will provide the set-ups for all libations. Proceeds from this benefit go to preservation of this historic theatrical space. For tickets visit our website or call 773-327-7077.
The night will feature
- jazz quartet Fred Barr's Organ-ized Sound, with special guest Dave Grilly
- a plethora of enticing period style entertainment including a sweet sample of Vaudezilla's classic style burlesque
- Steve Madjar, of Chicago's former theater haunt The Gaslight Corner, eclectic Germanic influenced Chef, serves up small plates of the tastiest edibles... sweet, and classic
- many varieties of Eli's Cheesecake