Tuesdays with Corti: West Side Story Cast

Good February, dear reader! Brace yourselves! Here’s the scoop on Paramount’s West Side Story casting… Seen in this season’s opener Oklahoma!, lovable Larry Baldacci returns in the role of befuddled social ... Read More

Hairspray Reviews

The critics are raving about this plus-size hit! “so much fun…pure energy…must-see…Dean’s List ‘A'”
Highly Recommended
Dean Richards, WGN-TV & Radio “infectious beat…Broadway-size spectacle…worth the trip? Absolutely”
Chris Jones, Chicago Tribune “larger-than-life…an engine ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Packed House

In the glow of the computer screen, sitting in the pre-dawn dark, sipping coffee gathering thoughts on the last few days…Paramount’s Hairspray opened Saturday night! Though paused for a glitch, the enormity of ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Out of this World

Dear reader, I’m sitting in the theater, and wandelprobe has just begun. Wandelprobe rehearsal takes place just before the first public performance (tomorrow’s matinee!). Whereas a “sitzprobe” is a rehearsal where ... Read More

Wedding Wednesday: Jennifer’s Wedding Calendar

Our Special Events Division has worked on producing events and weddings of all sizes for years. Instead of keeping all our wedding planning experience to ourselves, we thought we’d spread the love ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: How Times Don’t Change

A warm good morning on this subzero, wind chilly morning! We continue to define our West Side Story​ production after yet another round of auditions yesterday, and I gotta say this group ... Read More

Online Ticketing: January 9-11

UPDATE: As of 9:15 a.m. on Monday, January 11, ticket sales are back up and running.   Buying tickets this weekend? Heads-up: online ticketing on ParamountAurora.com will be unavailable starting 10 p.m. ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Another Grand Finale

The sun is rising right across from my digs on the Fox, huge, golden, shining energy ball blinding me if not for looking down at the keyboard! In my mind, everything seems to ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Year of Transformation

Paramount’s Broadway Series’ Season 2015-16 transition hails a season of transformation! This tremendous year of growth and benchmark events has given Old Father Time and Baby New Year reason to dance a celebratory jig honoring the great achievement that is your ... Read More