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Videos tagged 'Chris Derose'

Did U Know? Shakespeare Monument

Posted on April 22, 2014

Chris DeRose uncovers the origins of Chicago’s tribute to celebrated English playwright and poet William Shakespeare.

The Sound of Music

Posted on April 21, 2014

Featuring a 36-piece orchestra and heartthrob Billy Zane, Lyric Opera’s production of ‘The Sound of Music’ is sure to captivate the entire family.

Chicago Red Stars

Posted on April 17, 2014

Representing Chicago in the Women’s National Soccer League, the Chicago Red Stars are the city’s premier women’s team.

Did U Know? Apollo 8

Posted on April 15, 2014

The first manned craft to reach and orbit the moon, Apollo 8 made history in 1968 and can be visited today at The Museum of Science and Industry.

FootGolf

Posted on April 14, 2014

A combination of golf and soccer, FootGolf is a fun new way to enjoy the Great Oudoors. Chris DeRose tries his luck at this exciting new sport.

The Matrix Movie Trivia

Posted on April 11, 2014

Neo, Zion, Sentinels—ring any bells? Chris DeRose hits the streets to see what Chicagoans remember about sci-fi thriller ‘The Matrix.’

Did U Know? Silver Streak Zephyr

Posted on April 8, 2014

Luxurious, sleek and fast—The Silver Streak Pioneer Zephyr connected Chicago with other major cities from 1934 to 1960. See it at The Museum of Science and Industry.

Happy Birthday Melissa!

Posted on April 7, 2014

It's Melissa's birthday and Chris and Jeanne have staged a surprise at Melissa's home! Check out the hilarity.

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