Calendar: On Tour, On Stage

(updated 11/24/2017)

Claudia's SongShop (workshop in song interpretation) continues most Tuesday evenings at DePaul School of Music; occasional Saturdays in Hyde Park, and monthly sessions in Metro Detroit. Learn more at

5:00 to 8:30 PM
Drury Lane Theatre
100 Drury Lane, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181 Célébrez la Saison, a charity benefit for the Infant Welfare Society of Chicago
From the moment guests enter Drury Lane, their event experience will have a decidedly French flair. Highlighting the evening, French chanteuse Claudia Hommel will entertain attendees with a combination of French songs and Holiday favorites. Enjoy complimentary French martinis, as well as hors d'oeuvres, a crèpe station and a dessert bar that offer popular French delicacies.

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The Célébrez la Saison benefit includes a Silent Auction, Holiday Boutique shopping, and Preferred Raffle packages. Tickets are $55 in advance; $65 at the door. On-line reservations start October 16 at:

Jan 2018 Front (108K)
3 PM to 4:30 PM
at the home of Jamie Brady
SongShop’s second salon of the season features Carol Weston, Carrie Hedges, Don Hoffman, Kimberly Mann, Vivian Beckford, and Philip Seward at the piano. Jamie Brady and Claudia Hommel will join in song. Stay tuned for our Jazzy January theme.
The address by Diversey and Halsted will be sent to you upon confirmation of your reservation. RSVP here.
Doors open at 2:30. Light refreshments will be served. Suggested donation is $20. VIPs donating $30 or more get our special thanks in support of our financial aid for workshop participants.


  • September 2018: a Cabaret InTourlude to Paris and the south of France
  • October 27, 2018: Carnegie Library of Kewaunee gala festival celebrates France
  • October 29-November 4, 2018: the French delegation comes to Chicago as we continue the Chicago Paris Cabaret Connexion