I On The Scene

Mats Wilander Plays at Dunham Woods Riding Club

A tennis legend from the 1980’s made an exclusive appearance (on Sunday, August 11th) at Dunham Woods Riding Club in Wayne, Illinois. Tennis star Mats Wilander conducted his very own tennis clinic in front of a packed gallery; adults and juniors alike welcomed the privilege to be on the same court with a seven-time, Grand Slam champion.

The Australian Bee Gees Show

The Australian Bee Gees Show

The spirit of the 70’s came alive recently at the Broadway Playhouse (Water Tower Place)with a terrific presentation: “The Australian Bee Gees Show, A Multi-Media Tribute Concert.

Ladies Night Chicago

The atmosphere was lively and outdoor views spectacular at the J1 Summer Living Blowout Event on Monday, July 29th. Boasting the best rooftop bar in Chicago is The Estate at 1177 N. Elston Ave., overlooking the Chicago river and providing a terrific view of the skyline.

Hotel Jerome : Checking in at Aspen’s Crown Jewel:

On my current trip to Aspen I stayed at Aspen’s crown jewel, Hotel Jerome where I was delighted to see how charming and beautiful the magnificent renovation is.

Equestrian Connection’s Polo Cup 2013

Generous supporters of Equestrian Connection gathered on sunny Saturday, June 22nd at the 4th Annual Villa del Lago Equestrian Polo Cup charity event to benefit individuals (both young and old) with special needs. Enthusiastic horseback riding and polo aficionados gathered at Crab Tree Farm in Lake Bluff, Illinois.

Fleurotica’s “Infinite Beauty”

Fleurotica: Infinite Beauty, the runway show held at the Museum of Contemporary Art and benefiting the Garfield Park Conservatory’s Horticulture Hall. The first Fleurotica, presented by the Conservatory Alliance in 2008, was a special event as part of the Conservatory’s 100th birthday celebration and was a visual homage to the …

Richard Driehaus and the Beethoven Festival 2013

Symbolic of his astonishing success as a business man and outstanding accomplishments as a philanthropist, two of Richard Driehaus’s classic show cars stood outside of 401 N. Racine as the Beethoven Festival 2013 Kick-Off Celebration began and guests lingered around the stunning, vintage Cadillac and Lincoln automobiles.

I On The Scene Revamp

Oh, what a night! I was very touched to see so many wonderful friends and colleges at my celebration party for the all new IOnTheScene!

Bette Midler in “I’ll Eat You Last…” on Broadway

Bette still has it as she dazzles the audience in her one woman show at the Booth Theater on Broadway portraying the remarkable Sue Mengers, the most powerful woman agent in Hollywood. Her performance was flawless and her timing impeccable.

Carol Prins

Carol Prins

Today we are visiting with Carol Prins, an extraordinary woman and philanthropist who has devoted her life to numerous Chicago institutions and has been a long time supporter of the Goodman Theatre. She also played a leadership role for the plays Red and Sweet Bird of Youth…