Top 5 picks for the week
Updated: December 13, 2012 1:35PM
The summer of our discontent?
“Richard III,” by William Shakespeare, will be presented by Oak Park Festival Theatre at 8 p.m. Aug. 23-25 outdoors in Austin Gardens park, located in the 100 block of North Forest Avenue, Oak Park. Tickets are $25; $20 for students and seniors. Call (708) 445-4440 or visit www. oakparkfestival.com.
The “Happy Together Tour,” featuring The Turtles, The Grass Roots, The Buckinghams, Gary Puckett & the Union Gap, and Mickey Dolen takes place at 8 p.m. Aug. 24 at the Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd., Aurora. Tickets are $59.50. Call (630) 896-6666 or visit www.paramountaurora.com.
Rolling the dice
Comedian Andrew Dice Clay performs at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Aug. 25 at The Arcada Theatre, 105 E. Main Street, St. Charles. Tickets are $49-$89. Call (630) 962-7000 or visit www.oshows.com.
Monday Movie Matinee film series features “Breakfast at Tiffany’s,” starring Audrey Hepburn, at 1:30 p.m. Aug. 27 at the Clarendon Hills Public Library, 7 N. Prospect Ave. Call (630) 323-8188 or visit www.clarendonhillslibrary.org.
“An Evening with Danny Schmidt and Andrew Calhoun,” presented by WDCB’s “Folk Festival” program, 8 p.m. Aug. 28 at at the station’s studio complex in the Open Campus Center on the College of DuPage campus, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn. $15. Visit www.WDCB.org or call (630) 942-4200.