Lindsey Townley

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Hit Broadway Musical 'The Book of Mormon' Returns to Chicago

“The Book of Mormon” is back in Chicago, but only for a short time.<p>The wildly popular musical has returned to the PrivateBank Theatre for a …

Robert Lopez on How STAR WARS Influenced FROZEN the Broadway Musical

Does anyone else get excited when two of their fandoms collide? I do, and the recent episode of <i>Star Wars Oxygen</i>, a podcast all about the music of …

Ticket Prices for the Harry Potter Play May Even Be Crazier Than 'Hamilton'

For this price, it better come with a magic wand.<p>Now here’s a level of fandom that’s hard for most people to fathom: Harry Potter fans in the U.K. …

Here’s How to Nab the Complete Harry Potter Book Collection for Nearly Half the Price

Muggles lucky enough to see the <i>Cursed Child</i> are still deep in the magical world of <i>Harry Potter,</i> while the rest of us satisfy our magical needs by eagerly awaiting the three new books coming from J.K. Rowling and Pottermore. But for those who still want to indulge in the original tales of spells and …

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Check Out J.K. Rowling’s Early Sketches of Her Harry Potter Characters

Did you know that J.K. Rowling has an impressive collection of sketches of her visions for her characters in <i>Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone</i>? <i></i>(Or</i> …

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J.K. Rowling just revealed the hidden meaning behind Hermione’s patronus

Super fans are going to love this one...<p>The wizarding world of Harry Potter is a complicated one, one which J.K. Rowling spent many years carefully …

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10 Real-Life Harry Potter Locations That Should Be on Your Bucket List

It's been over a decade since JK Rowling got us hooked to the story of The Boy Who Lived. Millennials, who grew up with the <i>Harry Potter</i> series, …

The ‘Harry Potter and the Sacred Text’ podcast is Bible study—for J.K. Rowling fans

We can’t get enough Harry Potter. Since J.K. Rowling released <i>The Sorcerer’s Stone</i> in 1997, we’ve become obsessed with the wizarding world through …

You can bid to be Lin-Manuel Miranda’s guest at ‘Hamilton’ Chicago opening night

<i>Hamilton</i>, that little musical that could, is just over a month away from beginning previews in Chicago on September 27. But outside of the daily …

Lin-Manuel Miranda Will Offer In-Conversation Event in Chicago

The Tony Award-winning creator of Hamilton will talk about his journey in advance of the megahit musical opening in Chicago.<p>Pulitzer Prize and Tony …

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Is Trump Flip-Flopping On Immigration? Yes Or No, It's Sure Been Confusing

Donald Trump will give a speech Wednesday outlining his immigration stance. Given the last week of news coverage, he could have some serious explaining to do.<p>An immigration policy centered around extreme positions — mass deportation of 11 million immigrants in the country illegally, plus building a …

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Maker Of EpiPen To Sell Generic Version For Half The Price

Treatment for life-threatening allergic reactions is about to get a little cheaper.<p>Mylan, the maker of the EpiPen, said Monday that it will launch a generic version of the device for half the price of the brand-name product.<p>The company says the generic will hit the market in a few weeks and cost …

Depression Treatment Often Doesn't Go To Those Most In Need

Most Americans who screen positive for depression don't receive treatment, a study finds, while most who did receive treatment don't appear to have the disorder.<p>"Over the last several years there has been an increase in prescription of antidepressants," says Mark Olfson, professor of psychiatry at …

Alternatives To A University Education For Students Who Want Skills And Fewer Loans

A four-year college or university isn’t for everyone. In fact, students who opt for alternatives may end up a bit richer and a whole lot happier.<p>Last week, after talking sports with a teenager for about an hour, I asked him if he liked school. His reply was poignant: “Not much.”<p>This kid could be …

Six Brain Hacks To Learn Anything Faster

Research proves there are ways to learn new skills and concepts with speed and ease.<p>Whether it’s a new technology, a foreign language, or an advanced skill, staying competitive often means learning new things. Nearly two-thirds of U.S. workers have taken a course or sought additional training to …

17 Movies That Would Have Been Better As Musicals

by Julia Bianco<p>– on<p>in Lists<p>There have been many successful musical to movie adaptations over the years, from <i>Sweeney Todd</i> to <i>Les Miserables</i> to …

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