Tuesdays with Corti: I Believe in You, Santa!

Finding it harder to get into the spirit of the season nowadays? One bright spot I can heartily recommend you look into is getting the kids together, or any loved ones or friends within reach, and ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: #BoostingBroadway

You’ve got a “fantabulous” holiday gift from our Paramount Family to yours in Elf the Musical, which opened Sunday night! Amber Mak has directed and choreographed so many happy, momentous surprises ... Read More

Elf The Musical Reviews

Critic Reviews “elaborately tricked out and exuberantly performed” Hedy Weiss, Chicago Sun-Times “spectacular seasonal entertainment” Chris Jones, Chicago Tribune “Yuletide treat for the whole family” Dean Richards, WGN TV & Radio “This is a top-notch production ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Elf Orchestra

The magnificent sound of bright and brassy Broadway is back at its best in Aurora’s spectacular Paramount Theatre production of Elf The Musical! In the finest tradition of the biggest, jazziest, ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Our Christmas Miracle

Paramount’s Elf is wrapping up its rehearsal hall process and moving into the theatre this week! Last night’s “designer run” in the Copley had us in stitches, while it just didn’t ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Jeff Awards

Good morning, everybody! Thank you, Joseph Jefferson Awards committee! At the Jeff Awards last night, Paramount brought home 8 trophies. AND THE WINNERS ARE… THE LITTLE MERMAID Scenic Design — Large — Jeffrey ... Read More

Jeff Award Wins

PARAMOUNT THEATRE WINS 8 JEFF AWARDS We are so excited and thrilled to announce that Paramount Theatre is taking home 8 Jeff Awards for the 2016/2017 Season, including Best Large Musical, ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: A Diverse Week

There is peace in the valley down by the riverside in Aurora. Paramount’s Million Dollar Quartet ended its phenomenal seven week run Sunday night, and there is a quiet, calm afterglow looking out onto the autumn colors’ final blast this morning. But ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: The Final Week

Tomorrow’s matinee of Paramount’s Million Dollar Quartet begins the final eight show week of this remarkably awe-inspiring, emotionally and musically powerful seven week run. Who knew this show could astonish with such ... Read More