I On The Scene

Al Pacino in Glengarry Glen Ross

David Mamet’s Pulitzer Prize-winning classic returns to Broadway, starring iconic actor Al Pacino as a real estate salesman embroiled in an all-out war with his colleagues over who sells the most property.

11th Annual Paws Fur Ball

Lassie would’ve been proud as the lobby, hallways, and party rooms of the Drake Hotel looked more like Noah’s Ark (with 2 of every dog type) than a prestigious 5 – star hotel.

The 46th Annual CMA Awards

Country Thunder in Nashville – The 46th Annual CMA Awards

The Bridgestone Arena (in Nashville) came alive on Thursday night as the world of country music celebrated the 46th annual CMA Awards show. Fans across the country and around the world were treated to a country music spectacular loaded with talent as the country music community rides a virtual tidal wave of popularity.

David’s Teas Chicago Opens

It wasn’t a Boston tea party but a Bucktown tea party on Tues. night (Oct. 17th) as David’s Teas at 1645 N. Damen swung open its doors and offered its terrific tea samples to virtually anyone passing by.

Chicago Yacht Club

The Chicago Yacht Club Race to Mackinac – A 104 Year Tradition Continues

A 104 year old maritime tradition was proudly renewed last week as sailors gathered in Chicago to start the 333 mile race to Mackinac Island, Michigan. The Chicago Yacht Club Race to Mackinac presented by Veuve Clicquot champagne is considered one of the oldest and highly regarded freshwater sailing races in the world.

Country Music Awards

It was a big year in country music, and it all came alive at the Mandalay Bay Event Center in Las Vegas. With all the outstanding talent being showcased in the gambling mecca of the U.S., it looks like the ACM hit the jackpot this year!

Matt Lamb

Love, Peace, and Matt Lamb Forever

The legacy of the brilliant artist Matt Lamb was honored Sunday night at the River East Art Gallery (Matt Lamb Museum) as hundreds of friends, family, and dignitaries gathered — some from as far away as Spain, Germany, and the U.K.

The Grammys: A Night of Celebration and Sorrow

Celebrating the Grammys this year was unusually challenging by the untimely death of Whitney Houston. However, music’s finest artists pulled together to make the night spectacular.

2011 Retrospective

2011 Retrospective from I On The Scene

A 2011 Retrospective, The New Year always brings many new thoughts and promises as well as past memories. I feel very fortunate to be able to share with all of you some of my wonderful and special moments. The following photos are of this past year, and each and every …

New York Fashion Week 2011.

New York Fashion Week 2011 officially starts like the Christmas tree in “Miracle on 34th Street”, New York city shops lit up, opened their doors, and started pouring the champagne. Fashionistas from around the country flocked to New York City to celebrate Fashion Week, which spotlights such popular names as …