Tuesdays with Corti: Yesterday, Next & Now

Yesterday: dance call backs for West Side Story take off like a rocket launching the start of this week to Leonard Bernstein’s Scherzo sequence in the Somewhere Ballet. Choreographer William Carlos Angulo ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Can We Make A Difference?

I work for the Aurora Civic Center Authority (ACCA), and I am the Artistic Director of Paramount Theatre’s Broadway Series which has had its best year yet. Granted, it’s only ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Oklahoma Cast Announcement

“There’s a bright golden haze on the meadow” this beautiful mornin’ along the banks of The Fox as I happily announce here the thrilling cast for Paramount Theatre’s Season Five Opener: Oklahoma! Colte ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Oklahoma! Update

Riding the wave of fireworks and celebrations as this Independence Day holiday subsides is the breaking news that casting for Paramount’s Oklahoma! ​​is complete! As I write this, church bells ring across the river! Look for the official ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Unity

A hazy summer morning this Tuesday, the peace stirred by a red tipped black bird chirping perched outside the screen door, my eyes light up, a sip of coffee kicks in, thinking on ... Read More

2015-16 Season: On Sale NOW!

Tickets on sale NOW to all shows in Paramount’s 2015-16 Season. Call 630-896-6666 or click the show title below to purchase tickets.
August 21: Happy Together Tour 2015
September 4: ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Casting Ups and Downs

It’s a gorgeous, sunny-bright morning on the banks of The Fox, but blue skies and the birds’ songs beautiful above belie the tense rising water levels below, the highest I’ve seen yet due ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Our Own Stanley Cup

Good morning! Hawks win! And ladies and gentlemen, Paramount’s 6/15/15 Fundraiser tops it’s goal! Over $83,000! You did it! It’s a win for you and everyone who has now become a part ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: 6/15/15

Jim Jarvis, VP of Marketing, emailed me requesting I do a quick video shoot announcing a one-day-only, matching gift, fundraising campaign. The campaign is called “6/15/15″ which is this Monday! The Dunham Fund has ... Read More