Created by the Producers and Director of Riverdance, HEARTBEAT OF HOME
is a music and dance spectacular featuring the dynamic, vibrant
components of traditional Irish, Latin and Afro-Cuban music and dance.
The world-class cast of forty includes a ten-piece band creating a new
and electrifying sound written by award-winning, Golden-Globe-nominated
composer Brian Byrne.
The show employs high-definition, cutting-edge projection technology and
has an engaging narrative structure. Produced by Moya Doherty, devised
and directed by John McColgan with concept development and lyrics by
award-winning Irish writer Joseph O'Connor. Joseph comments: 'when we
marry the sexiness of salsa to the thunder of Irish dance, the lyricism
of tango to the yearning of Sean-nos, what a night of storytelling we
The cast includes world-class Irish, Latin and Afro-Cuban dancers and
with choreography by David Bolger, the production will create a
dream-world of joyous, heart-stopping, high-energy music and dance.
2 Show Dates
11 Mar 2014 7:30pm Show Time
12 Mar 2014 2:00pm Show Time
The Oriental Theatre
24 W Randolph St.
Discount parking with ticket stub
Wabash & Randolph InterPark
Garage Address: 20 E. Randolph St.
Garage Clearance: 6'8"
Tickets will be available for pickup from a USO Representitive inside the Right Front doors of the Theatre. Tickets will be available for pickup 1 hour before the start of the show up to the start of the show.
DO NOT BE LATE! The USO Representative will not be able to stay past the start time of event. NO EXCEPTIONS!
Late arrivals will not be allowed in.
If you need to cancel your tickets request please send an e-mail with your name and the name of the event you are cancelling to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note: Limitations are in place to ensure the greatest number of
military and dependents can enjoy USO of Illinois programs.
- Up to 4 tickets per married military household, any request greater than 4 will be based on a case by case basis. Please contact Bob
at 847-224-5607 if you are requesting more than 4 tickets before
- Married members are not eligible to bring civilian guest.
- Married Military with no children are allowed only 2 tickets.
- Single military parents are allowed up to 4 tickets to include a registration for one guest along with dependents.
- Single military will be allowed 2 tickets; one for self and one for a guest.
- Dependent Children over the age of 18 must present a current Military Dependent ID to be eligible for tickets.
- Parking and transportation to and from this event will be at your own expense.
Free Tickets are available ONLY to Active Duty, National Guard, Reserve and Retired Military Personnel and their Dependents.
Questions? Call Bob at 847-224-5607. PLEASE DO NOT call the USO Navy Pier Center with questions.
A Current Military ID Card will be REQUIRED to pick up tickets.
NO I.D. = NO TICKETS
DOD and Civilian employees are not eligible to register for USO Events.
PLEASE BE ADVISED:
Ticket reservations are to be made in good faith.
Upon receiving your RSVP via this system, your attendance is
expected. Barring extreme circumstances, a 'no-show' at an event will
place you on lock-out status from USO of Illinois event ticket
reservations: 1st time = 90 days; 2nd time = 180 days. This restriction
is in place to help insure that those who wish to take advantage of
ticket offers have the opportunity to do so.Thank you for your
The USO lifts the spirits of America's troops and their families. The
mission of the USO is to enhance the quality of life of the U.S. Armed
Forces personnel and their families and to create a cooperative
relationship between U.S. military communities and involved or
supporting civilian communities. The USO of Illinois is a civilian
501(c)(3) registered non-profit that is not government funded but is
supported solely by the generosity of the American people.
United Service Organizations of Illinois
You Tube: www.youtube.com/usoillinois