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||CGMC's 'Lipstick and Lyrics' Feb. 24
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Chicago Gay Men's Chorus presents "Lipstick and Lyrics: Vice Versa," performing at Uptown Underground, 4707 N. Broadway, on Friday, Feb. 23, and Saturday, Feb. 24, at 8 and 10 p.m. each night.
Audiences can look forward to, among other things, an updated version of the "Cell Block Tango," from Chicago; a take on "God, I Hate Shakespeare," from Something Rotten; a Scream take on Blondie's "Call Me;" a Taylor Swift version of Handmaid's Tale; and a fairy-tale version of "Royals."
Admission is $25-$50 each; visit CGMC.org/lnl .
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