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    November 2019

    Heartache Tonight

    HEARTACHE TONIGHT: A Tribute to the Eagles
    NOV 30 @ 8:00p
    Tickets start at $25*

    With meticulous attention to detail, Heartache Tonight brings together music from all eras and incarnations of this huge rock powerhouse that produced hits for over four decades.

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    November 30, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    December 2019

    Christmas with the Nelsons

    CHRISTMAS WITH THE NELSONS
    DEC 1 @ 3P
    Tickets start @ $29*

    Tells the story of three family Christmases in the lives of America’s Favorite Family – The Nelsons.

    This heart-warming multi-media live concert experience stars the third generation of #1 Nelson Family hitmakers, Matthew and Gunnar Nelson.

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    December 1, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    LUCY’S COMEDY presents “The Idiot’s Guide to Fixing Stooopid: A Multimedia Presentation” written and presented by Tim Benker.

    LUCY’S COMEDY
    Select Friday nights @ 8:30p
    Tickets: $20 ($25 at the Door)*

    Now in its ninth season and selling out almost every event, Lucy’s Comedy Café is one of Raue Center’s longest running programs and the cornerstone of our comedy programming.

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    December 6, 2019 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm

    PUDDLES PITY PARTY

    PUDDLE PITY PARTY
    DEC 7 @ 8P
    Tickets start @ $31*

    The ‘Sad Clown with the Golden Voice’ is here with his heartfelt anthems and a suitcase full of Kleenex! This Pity Party is not all sadness and longing. The show is peppered with a brilliant sense of the absurd, mixing lots of humor with the awkward, tender moments. 

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    December 7, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    Jane Lynch: A Swingin’ Little Christmas

    JANE LYNCH: A Swingin’ Little Christmas Live in Concert
    featuring Kate Flannery & Tim Davis with The Tony Guerrero Quintet
    DEC 13 & 14 @ 8p
    Tickets start at $50*

    See Jane Sing! Starring Jane Lynch! Emmy and Golden Globe winner, JANE LYNCH embarks on her own live concert tour, with Kate Flannery, Tim Davis, and The Tony Guerrero Quintet.

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    December 13, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - December 14, 2019 @ 10:00 pm

    SING ALONG MESSIAH with Voices In Harmony

    SING ALONG MESSIAH
    Dec 15 @ 4p
    Tickets $20* | Students/Seniors: $15*

    The Community and Voices in Harmony join their voices with Handel’s great masterwork.  It is presented with a 25-piece orchestra, excellent soloists and projections of beautiful calligraphy by Timothy Botts. 

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    December 15, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    Steve Cochran’s New Year’s Eve Comedy Show

    Lucy’s Comedy presents
    Steve Cochran’s New Year’s Eve Comedy Show
    DEC 31 @ 1p
    Tickets start @ $52*

    Steve Cochran is back with his NYE year in review show along with John DaCosse and Mike Toomey!

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    December 31, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

    January 2020

    Raue Center Café

    Raue Center Cafe
    Weds & Thurs | 5 to 7p
    Free Admission

    Dedicated to realizing its mission of Arts for All, Raue Center is proud to host local talent free of charge to our community. Artists are welcome to hone their skills in a warm, cozy atmosphere while patrons are free to indulge in a selection of beverages from our cafe bar.

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    January 2 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    LUCY’S COMEDY

    LUCY’S COMEDY
    Select Friday nights @ 8:30p
    Tickets: $20 ($25 at the Door)*

    Now in its ninth season and selling out almost every event, Lucy’s Comedy Café is one of Raue Center’s longest running programs and the cornerstone of our comedy programming.

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    January 10 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm

    Larger Than Life – The Ultimate Boyband Tribute

    Larger Than Life – The Ultimate Boyband Tribute
    JAN 11 @ 8P
    Tickets start at $20*

    Larger Than Life will take you back in time with the biggest 90s Party since the Backstreet Boys shut down Times Square. Experience this full interactive production that is one of a kind!

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    January 11 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    WSRep Reading Series – 2019/2020 Season

    WSRep Reading Series presents
    BULLETS, NICKELS, DIMES, AND LIFE
    By JEREMY KEHOE
    directed by Pat Henderson
    January 13 @ 7p | Free admission

    Five homeless people find themselves “doing time” – serving their bullet, nickel, dime, and life sentences not behind bars but out in the bright sunlight – while attempting to survive their new reality and maintain their individual and collective humanity in the midst of their open-air prison.

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    January 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Sweet Baby James – The Music of James Taylor

    SWEET BABY JAMES – The music of James Taylor
    JAN 18 @ 8P
    Tickets start @ $29*

    A masterful tribute to the music of James Taylor.

    Sam Hyman’s uncanny resemblance to James and his astonishing capture of Taylor’s vocal and guitar styles leaves audiences feeling like they’ve just seen and heard the legend himself and applauding for more!

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    January 18 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    RaueNOW 2019-20 MEMBERS ONLY Film Series

    RaueNOW Members Only Film Screening
    Select Sundays @ 3p OR 7p (unless otherwise posted)
    FREE ADMISSION! | For RaueNOW MEMBERS ONLY!
    FREE popcorn!

    On select Sundays throughout the year, Raue holds free screenings of iconic films as a Members Only benefit, as well as beloved children’s films. It’s just one more way we’re bringing the arts to all!

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    January 19 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    A Solitary Man: A Neil Diamond Story

    A Solitary Man: A Neil Diamond Story
    JAN 24 @ 8P
    Tickets start @ $20*

    Celebrate Neil Diamond’s 79th Birthday with this one of a kind show! A Solitary Man not only includes the incredible list of hits but selections from Neil’s vast library of compositions. Denny creates an intimate, engaging, dynamic experience full of music, stories, comedic banter and honest moments.

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    January 24 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    Raue Center Café

    Raue Center Cafe
    Weds & Thurs | 5 to 7p
    Free Admission

    Dedicated to realizing its mission of Arts for All, Raue Center is proud to host local talent free of charge to our community. Artists are welcome to hone their skills in a warm, cozy atmosphere while patrons are free to indulge in a selection of beverages from our cafe bar.

    Find out more »
    January 30 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    John Mueller’s Winter Dance Party

    JOHN MUELLER’S WINTER DANCE PARTY
    Jan 31 @ 8p
    Tickets start @ $26*

    The official #1 tribute to Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and the Big Bopper. Two hours of unbridled, high voltage entertainment featuring all the hit songs of the 50’s era: “That’ll Be The Day,” “Peggy Sue,” “La Bamba,” “Chantilly Lace,” and many, many more.

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    January 31 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    February 2020

    ABBA Mania

    ABBA Mania
    FEB 1 @ 8P
    Tickets start @ $32*

    The original tribute from London’s West End that takes you back in time by recreating one of the world’s finest pop groups in a live stage performance. 

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    February 1 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    The Craft of Acting with Eric and Eliza Roberts

    THE CRAFT OF ACTING with ERIC and ELIZA ROBERTS
    FEB 2 @ 1P
    Tickets: $20* | RaueNOW Member: $14*

    A candid discussion of the craft of acting and the business.

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    February 2 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

    Raue Center Café

    Raue Center Cafe
    Weds & Thurs | 5 to 7p
    Free Admission

    Dedicated to realizing its mission of Arts for All, Raue Center is proud to host local talent free of charge to our community. Artists are welcome to hone their skills in a warm, cozy atmosphere while patrons are free to indulge in a selection of beverages from our cafe bar.

    Find out more »
    February 6 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

    WHERE AM I GOING? featuring Sierra White

    WHERE AM I GOING? featuring SIERRA WHITE
    FEB 7 @ 8P
    Tickets: $21*

    Join Chicago cabaret artist Sierra White, a Williams Street Repertory favorite, for an intimate night of music and storytelling as she reflects on her life and career as an actor and singer. Featuring hits from artists like Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, and Frank Sinatra, “Where Am I Going?” beautifully blends classic melodies with truly contemporary memories.

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    February 7 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    Bourbon Country

    Bourbon Country
    FEB 14 @ 8P
    Tickets start at $20*

    With a sound as sweet as it’s name, the acoustic driven duo of Bourbon Country blend ultra tight harmonies and smooth but driving guitars to give a rich dynamic sound to your favorite past and present country and classic rock hits.

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    February 14 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    RaueNOW 2019-20 MEMBERS ONLY Film Series

    RaueNOW Members Only Film Screening
    Select Sundays @ 3p OR 7p (unless otherwise posted)
    FREE ADMISSION! | For RaueNOW MEMBERS ONLY!
    FREE popcorn!

    On select Sundays throughout the year, Raue holds free screenings of iconic films as a Members Only benefit, as well as beloved children’s films. It’s just one more way we’re bringing the arts to all!

    Find out more »
    February 16 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Crystal Lake Central High School Music Showcase

    Crystal Lake Central High School Music Showcase
    FEB 19 @ 7P
    FEB 20 @ 7P
    Tickets start @ $13*

    For over 10 years Raue Center has partnered with Crystal Lake Central High School, providing them a space for their annual Music Showcase. Please join us for a concert showcasing the bands and choirs from Crystal Lake Central High School.

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    February 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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    Crystal Lake Central High School Music Showcase

    Crystal Lake Central High School Music Showcase
    FEB 19 @ 7P
    FEB 20 @ 7P
    Tickets start @ $13*

    For over 10 years Raue Center has partnered with Crystal Lake Central High School, providing them a space for their annual Music Showcase. Please join us for a concert showcasing the bands and choirs from Crystal Lake Central High School.

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    February 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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    Evening of Percussion

    EVENING OF PERCUSSION
    FEB 22 @ 7P
    Tickets start @ $10*

    A Crystal Lake FAVORITE!

    Returning for their 10th performance, this community fundraiser is always a sellout! The Crystal Lake Strikers All-Star Drumline leads multiple groups of outstanding musicians from all over the region to present a high-energy night of percussion.

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    February 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    I Used to Hate Country Music: featuring Mandi Corrao

    Raue Center Cafe presents
    I Used to Hate Country Music: featuring Mandi Corrao
    FEB 26 @ 6:15PM | Free Admission

    Join Mandi Corrao as she explores her journey from country music novice to country music lover. Wherever you find yourself on the spectrum, there’s sure to be something for everyone to enjoy! With 80’s rock, pop, country (and maybe a showtune sprinkled in) it’s bound to be a great time!

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    February 26 @ 6:15 pm - 7:00 pm

    ROCKSTAR ROADSHOW

    ROCKSTAR ROADSHOW
    FEBRUARY 28 @ 8p
    Tickets start @ $23*

    Rockstar Roadshow is a multi-tribute concert experience that recreates the excitement of the live performances of the four greatest hard rock legends of all time: AC/DC, Aerosmith, Led Zeppelin & Van Halen- the monsters of classic rock!

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    February 28 @ 8:00 pm

    March 2020

    THINK FLOYD

    THINK FLOYD
    MARCH 6 @ 8P
    Tickets start @ $26

    Think Floyd USA celebrates the music of Pink Floyd with a full-production tribute performance that showcases an energetic and phenomenally gifted cast alongside mesmerizing lights and video.

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    March 6 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    Laurel Canyon Band

    LAUREL CANYON BAND
    An acoustic tribute to the music of Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
    March 7 @ 8p
    Tickets start @ $29*

    Laurel Canyon is an acoustic tribute to the music of Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, featuring recreations of their seminal works as well as songs from their early bands and their solo years.

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    March 7 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    RaueNOW 2019-20 MEMBERS ONLY Film Series

    RaueNOW Members Only Film Screening
    Select Sundays @ 3p OR 7p (unless otherwise posted)
    FREE ADMISSION! | For RaueNOW MEMBERS ONLY!
    FREE popcorn!

    On select Sundays throughout the year, Raue holds free screenings of iconic films as a Members Only benefit, as well as beloved children’s films. It’s just one more way we’re bringing the arts to all!

    Find out more »
    March 8 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Dueling Pianos featuring Felix and Fingers

    DUELING PIANOS
    featuring Felix and Fingers

    Select Thursdays @ 8p
    Tickets start at $10* ($15 at door)* 

    Felix and Fingers Dueling Pianos is a high energy, all-request sing-along show for all ages. This interactive act brings together music and comedy for a night you’ll be laughing about for weeks!

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    March 12 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    LUCY’S COMEDY

    LUCY’S COMEDY
    Select Friday nights @ 8:30p
    Tickets: $20 ($25 at the Door)*

    Now in its ninth season and selling out almost every event, Lucy’s Comedy Café is one of Raue Center’s longest running programs and the cornerstone of our comedy programming.

    Find out more »
    March 13 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm

    An Irish Heartbeat: A Musical Tribute to Van Morrison

    An Irish Heartbeat: A Musical Tribute to Van Morrison
    Presented by Soundtracks of a Generation
    MAR 14 @ 8p
    Tickets start at $25*

    Soundtracks Of A Generation’s producer Doug James presents a crack 10-piece outfit featuring singer/harp player Derrick Procell that will play all the Van Morrison hits, spanning the musical genres represented during the man’s 55-year career.

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    March 14 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    WSRep Reading Series – 2019/2020 Season

    WSRep Reading Series presents
    WANT BABY BADLY
    By STACEY LANE

    CANCELLED!

    A pregnant college student must decide which of three siblings will adopt their dead brother’s baby

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    March 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    WSRep Improv Comedy!

    WSRep IMPROV COMEDY
    CANCELLED!
    Tickets $10 at the door

    Improv comedy is Wild, Spontaneous, and Real. On the spot and on the line. WSR Improv!

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    March 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Raue Center Cafe presents Dave Martin

    Raue Center Cafe
    CANCELLED!

    Dedicated to realizing its mission of Arts for All, Raue Center is proud to host local talent free of charge to our community. Artists are welcome to hone their skills in a warm, cozy atmosphere while patrons indulge in a selection of beverages from our cafe bar.

    Find out more »
    March 25 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    April 2020

    WSRep Improv Comedy

    WSRep IMPROV COMEDY
    CANCELLED!

    Improv comedy is Wild, Spontaneous, and Real. On the spot and on the line. WSR Improv!

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    April 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    May 2020

    FELIX AND FINGERS – DUELING PIANOS

    DUELING PIANOS
    featuring Felix and Fingers

    Select Thursdays @ 8p
    Tickets start at $10* ($15 at door)*

    Felix and Fingers Dueling Pianos is a high energy, all-request sing-along show for all ages. This interactive act brings together music and comedy for a night you’ll be laughing about for weeks!

    Find out more »
    May 21 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    LUCY’S COMEDY

    LUCY’S COMEDY
    Select Friday nights @ 8:30p
    Tickets: $20 ($25 at the Door)*

    Now in its ninth season and selling out almost every event, Lucy’s Comedy Café is one of Raue Center’s longest running programs and the cornerstone of our comedy programming.

    Find out more »
    May 22 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm

    WSRep Improv Comedy

    WSRep IMPROV COMEDY
    SELECT THURS @ 7P
    Tickets $10 at the door

    Improv comedy is Wild, Spontaneous, and Real. On the spot and on the line. WSR Improv!

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    May 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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