550 N. Larchmont Blvd. Suite 100 | Los Angeles, CA 90004 US
Saturday, February 08, 2014
SIXTH ANNUAL ‘TAX FREE’ SHOPPING EVENT AT 900 NORTH MICHIGAN SHOPS
Celebrate Presidents’ Day weekend by shopping ‘Tax Free’ February 15-17, 2014
The 900 North Michigan Shops is once again celebrating Presidents’ Day weekend with a rare three-day shopping event where shoppers can splurge ‘TAX FREE’ on Saturday, Sunday and Presidents’ Day Monday! Grab some great deals as more than 40 retailers will offer a 9.25% discount (equivalent to Cook County sales tax) to all shoppers!
For the sixth year, shoppers can take advantage of this once-a-year shopping extravaganza available exclusively at 900 North Michigan Shops’ retailers including: Kate Spade New York, Mont Blanc, Michael Kors Collection, MaxMara, Sabbia, Sermoneta Gloves, Club Monaco, Coach, Cop Copine, J.Crew, Solstice, St. Croix, Charles David, DNA 2050, Intimacy, Karen Millen London, L.K. Bennett, and more!
Shoppers can park at a special “Alexander Hamilton” rate – only $10 for the entire day from Saturday, February 15 through Monday, February 17. Parking tickets must be validated with purchase.
In addition, shoppers can arrive in style with a FREE Uber first ride to or from 900 North Michigan Shops. Simply enter promo code 900TAXFREE for a free first ride valid throughout the weekend, up to $20 off (excludes taxi). Existing Uber users can receive 9.25% off one ride to or from the 900 North Michigan Shops by entering promo code 900SHOP (Valid 2/15 - 2/17 excludes taxi).
For a full listing of participating retailers, please visit www.shop900.com/taxfree. Individual store exceptions may apply.
ABOUT 900 NORTH MICHIGAN SHOPS
Anchored by Bloomingdale’s, 900 North Michigan Shops features 70 luxury retailers on seven levels, including Gucci, MaxMara, Michael Kors, DNA 2050, Club Monaco, J.Crew, Lululemon Athletica, Sur La Table and many more. Over its two-decade residence, 900 North Michigan Shops has provided the Magnificent Mile with a diverse collection of luxury lifestyle brands, demonstrating its commitment to maintaining Michigan Avenue as an internationally recognized shopping mecca.
900 North Michigan Shops is located at 900 North Michigan Ave. For more information, call 312.915.3916 or visit www.shop900.com.
Store hours: Monday - Saturday 10 AM to 7 PM; Sunday 12 PM to 6 PM.
Uber is a mobile app on iPhone and Android that allows you to request reliable transportation such as black cars or taxis with the touch of a button. Your ride will arrive curbside in 5 minutes and payment is taken care of seamlessly through the app.
Friday, February 07, 2014
The Writers’ Workshop
387 Beaucatcher Road, Asheville, NC 28805
The Writers’ Workshop of Asheville is sponsoring its 25th Annual Poetry Contest, open to any writer regardless of residence. Th deadline to enter is: postmarked by Feb. 28, 2014.
1st Place: Your choice of a 3 night stay at The Mountain Muse B&B in Asheville; or 3 free online workshops; or 100 pages line-edited and revised by our editorial staff.
2nd Place: 2 night stay at the B&B; or 2 free workshops; or 50 pages line-edited.
3rd Place: One free workshop, or 25 pages line-edited.
10 Honorable Mentions
All work must be unpublished.
Your name, address, email and title of work should appear on a separate cover sheet.
The entry fee is $25 for up to three poems. Multiple entries are accepted. Each poem should not exceed two pages.Enclose self-sealing s.a.s.e. for critique and list of winners.
Make check or money order payable to The Writers’ Workshop, and mail to:
Poetry Contest, 387 Beaucatcher Road, Asheville, NC, 28805. The entry fee is also payable at www.twwoa.org
Karen Ackerson, Exec. Director
The Writers' Workshop
387 Beaucatcher Rd.
Asheville, NC 28805
The Writers' Workshop
387 Beaucatcher Rd.
Asheville, NC 28805
Thursday, February 06, 2014
winner of 5 Tony Awards®
INDIVIDUAL TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 7 AT 10:00 A.M.
Broadway In Chicago is thrilled to announce that individual tickets for five‐time Tony Award® winning PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, written by Tony Award nominee Rick Elice and directed by Tony® Award‐winner Roger Rees and Tony® Award‐nominee Alex Timbers, go on-sale to the public Friday, Feb. 7 at 10 a.m. PETER AND THE STARCATCHER will play Chicago’s Bank of America Theatre (18 West Monroe) from April 2 – 13, 2014.
PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, a grown up’s prequel to Peter Pan, is the innovative and imaginative musical play based on the best‐selling novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson. A company of a dozen actors play more than a hundred unforgettable characters, all on a journey to answer the century‐old question: How did Peter Pan become The Boy Who Never Grew Up? This epic origin story of popular culture’s most enduring and beloved character proves that your imagination is the most captivating place in the world.
PETER AND THE STARCATCHER won five 2012 Tony Awards® (the most of any play of the 2011-2012 season) and was named one of The New York Times, New York Magazine and The New Yorker’s Top 10 Shows of the Year.
The New York Times hails PETER AND THE STARCATCHER as “the most exhilarating storytelling on Broadway in decades,” New York Post exclaims it is “the gold standard of Peter Pan shows” and Entertainment Weekly calls the show “an absurdly funny fantastical journey.”
PETER AND THE STARCATCHER is produced by Nancy Nagel Gibbs, Greg Schaffert, Eva Price, Tom Smedes and Disney Theatrical Productions.
PETER AND THE STARCATCHER is suitable for younger audiences but most enjoyable for those 10 and up.
Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m.
Wednesdays at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. (no matinee performance on April 2)
Thursdays at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. (no matinee performance on April 10)
Fridays at 7:30 p.m.
Saturdays at 2:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.
Sundays at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. (no evening performance on April 13)
Tickets for PETER AND THE STARCATCHER range from $18-$85. Tickets are available now for groups of 10 or more by calling Broadway In Chicago Group Sales at (312) 977-1710. Tickets are available at all Broadway In Chicago Box Offices (24 W. Randolph St., 151 W. Randolph St., 18 W. Monroe St. and 175 E. Chestnut), the Broadway In Chicago Ticket Line at (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and online at www.BroadwayInChicago.com.
For more information, visit www.BroadwayInChicago.comor www.peterandthestarcatcher.com