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"SKATES" IS COMPLETELY ORIGINAL, FEATURING THE SIGHTS AND SOUNDS OF 1977 AND 1994. The Studebaker Theater production is the World Premiere of this Chicago- inspired, nostalgic new work.
"SKATES" IS OFF ITS WHEELS! Specialized, inventive choreography, innovative costuming and good old-fashioned theatricality creates the illusion of roller skating.
"SKATES" IS ALL ABOUT GIRL POWER. When Jacqueline Miller’s professional and personal life hits the skids, she is flooded with memories of the magic of All-Skate Saturdays and the confidence she developed as a spunky 12-year old at her beloved Windy City Skates.
"SKATES" IS FAMILY-FRIENDLY WITH PARENTAL DISCRETION STRONGLY ENCOURAGED. Recommended for ages 11+. Tweens, Teens, Millenials, GENX-ers, Z-ers, Boomers, and Geezers can all relate. Contains mild adult language and adult situations.
THE ROLLER RINK THAT WINDY CITY SKATES IS BASED ON WAS FEATURED IN THE CULT FAVE FILM, ROLL BOUNCE.
The Lynwood Roller Rink is still a popular place to dance to the jams in the South Suburbs.