October 30, 2012
The Gentlemen of Leisure Band
, Chicago's top Motown revue, are coming to Stevenson High School on Saturday, November 10. The "Gents," as they’re commonly known, will appear at 7:30 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for SHS students and staff. To order tickets, call 847-415-4121. The concert is sponsored by the Stevenson High School Foundation
Although Motown is their calling card, the Gents offer a wide range of musical styles: From Top 40 to the standards, and from jazz to hip hop, they cover it all. Click here to watch a January 2009 feature segment on the Gents by CBS2 Chicago
MP3 samples from the Gents:
The Stevenson High School Foundation was founded in 1993 with the mission of connecting community and school
. The Foundation's goals are to: (a) enhance opportunities for Stevenson students, teachers, and staff and support the school's mission of success for every student
; and (b) extend Stevenson resources to all district residents through community partnerships and outreach programs.