Tuesdays with Corti: Happy New Year

It’s our last Tuesday of the year! There is so much to celebrate New Year’s Eve this Saturday night! Particularly, I’d say,  with the phenomenal success of Paramount’s current box office hit, The ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Growth & Development

Before the heavy gray clouds sunk down dark on the horizon this morning, there was one blinding, golden, gorgeous sunrise! And while there are those who might dampen the ever gaining optimism in Downtown ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Our Volunteers

Good Tuesday, dear reader! It’s Volunteer Holiday Party Time at Paramount! Every year, Paramount Theatre throws a thank you party for about a hundred of our ushers who dedicated their ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Sweeney Todd Cast

While the Paramount Box Office is booming like crazy for The Little Mermaid, I’m in my office across the street with the Sweeney Todd casting announcement for you, ladies and ... Read More

The Little Mermaid Patron Reviews

You’ve heard what the critics have to say…
now hear it from our patrons! “This was one amazing show! Being a senior citizen I was not expecting a show that would ... Read More

The Little Mermaid Critic Reviews

“by far the biggest show right now in the entire Chicagoland area.” 3.5 out of 4 stars
Chris Jones, Chicago Tribune
“A grand surf-n-turf spectacle…puts most other versions of the Disney musical ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: How Do We Do It?

Yesterday, the Paramount office was buzzing with excitement upon the phenomenally successful Sunday night opening of The Little Mermaid! I’ve been writing here the last few weeks of the astounding merits of this production ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Our Biggest Yet

Monday night, sitting in the dark at the back of the theatre watching tech rehearsal for a wonder of a production, ladies and gentlemen, Disney’s The Little Mermaid! This team of creatives, working together ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Animating the Inanimate

As the sun set last night, Paramount’s staff and design team for The Little Mermaid gathered to see the final run-through of the work in our Copley Theatre space. I’m telling ya, in the ... Read More