On Stage with?Tom Wopat - "Love Swings"

September 11, 2009 6:34:15 AM PDT
Get up-close-and-personal with Wopat as he performs favorite songs by Frank Sinatra, The Beatles and Judy Garland.The Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University (ATRU) proudly presents On Stage with?Tom Wopat - "Love Swings" Saturday, Sept. 12 at 8 p.m. as the final show in its intimate "On Stage With?" 2009 Summer Cabaret Series. This unique, up-close-and-personal concert allows the audience to enjoy the rare and exciting experience of sitting at tables of six on the stage of the magnificent Auditorium Theatre while enjoying one of the nation's most talented cabaret stars. The stage is transformed into an intimate 1940s-style cabaret club with tables, cocktail service and light appetizers, complete with a magnificent view of the Auditorium Theatre's Louis Sullivan-designed interior from a vantage point typically reserved for performers. On Stage with?Tom Wopat "Love Swings"
Saturday, Sept. 12 at 8 p.m.
Regular seats: $50 per person / VIP seats: SOLD OUT

The New York Times raves that "Mr. Wopat, like Sinatra in his glory days, makes it all look easy and perfectly natural." Well-known for his TV roles as Luke Duke on "The Dukes of Hazzard" and Jeff on "Cybill," Tom Wopat is also a major presence on Broadway. From his 1978 debut in "I Love My Wife" to his Tony-nominated role in "Annie Get Your Gun," with stops along the way in "Guys and Dolls," "Chicago" and "42nd Street," Wopat has thrilled audiences around the country. His critically acclaimed and intimate cabaret show "Love Swings" includes favorite songs from some of music's biggest stars including Frank Sinatra, The Beatles and Judy Garland.

On Stage with?Tom Wopat - "Love Swings" comes to the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University as part of the "On Stage With?" 2009 Summer Cabaret Series Saturday, Sept. 12 at 8 p.m. Single tickets are $50, and tickets are now on sale. $75 VIP seats are sold out. For tickets, visit the Auditorium Theatre box office at 50 E. Congress Parkway; call (312) 922-2110 ext. 300; or log on to ticketmaster.com. For general information, please visit auditoriumtheatre.org.

ABOUT THE AUDITORIUM THEATRE OF ROOSEVELT UNIVERSITY

The Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, located at 50 E. Congress Parkway, is an independent, not-for-profit organization committed to presenting the finest in international, cultural and community programming to Chicago, and to the continued restoration and preservation of the National Historic Landmark Auditorium Theatre. This September, the Auditorium Theatre begins a year-long celebration of its 120th anniversary, and a number of special events will be announced in the coming months. For more information about programming, volunteer and donor opportunities or theater tours, call (312) 922-2110 or visit auditoriumtheatre.org.

On Stage with?Tom Wopat "Love Swings"
The Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University
50 E. Congress Parkway
Saturday, 8 p.m.
312-922-2110 x300


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