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GSU students performing Shakespeare in Manilow Sculpture Park for arts program benefit

On April 7, the Theatre and Performance Studies program at Governors State University is presenting a selection from Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” performed in the GSU Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park, 1 University Parkway, University Park. The performance begins at 6 p.m. when the sculpture park will be transformed into a remote island for Shakespeare’s tale of magic, deception, revenge and romance. Afterward, guests are invited to a post-show reception from 7:30 to 10 p.m. hosted by GSU President Elaine Maimon featuring small bites, dessert and wine. There is a $75 charge for . . .

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  • Nanny Nikki holiday music program at Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Ave., at 11 a.m.
  • Miracle on Martin in downtown Homewood, 3 to 6 p.m.



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