Behind every great woman is a home. Roots Salon 2006 – 2015 A house. A home. A family. An idea. A risk. An adventure. A dream realized. A legacy. A farewell. Salonniere Jamie O’Reilly Requests Your Presence For Summer Solstice and The Roots Salon Finale “SUMMER-FARE” Saturday, June 20 7:00 PM to 10:30 PM Roots Salon (private […]
In honor of Maureen Flannery’s Birthday. Voices of Roots Salon is a feature of the J. O’Reilly Productions blogs, profiling one of the artists of Roots Salon and presenting selections of their original work.
Update. Remembering who we lost. So moved to share this ofrenda Maureen Flannery and the group made at St. John’s today. Maureen’s collection of folk art objects from regions of Mexico for Dia de los Muertos are featured here. Those paper marigolds in the cross were made at the workshop led byLoretta Line. At the base […]
Theatrical Presentation: Poetry, Story, Music “Explorations into the Wonders of End of Life” Friday, Oct 24 at 7:30 PM Directed by Catherine Gallogly Music with Kristin Lems, Willa Moore, Jamie O’Reilly and Stuart Rosenberg St. Johns Episcopal Church 3857 N Kostner, in Old Irving Park Chicago 773.725.9026 www.stjohnschicago.com Original written word and music is presented […]
Listen to Jamie preview the Roots events on WGN Radio. Sunday, Mar 23 at 10 PM with Rick Kogan, After Hours. JAMIE SINGS FOR PETE Friday, Mar 28 – “If I Had a Hammer” Pete Seeger Tribute at 7 PM SPACE at 1245 Chicago, Evanston Jamie and daughters Meg and Nia perform songs of the Spanish […]
Listen to Jamie O’Reilly’s May Day previews Sunday April 27 at 11:15 am The Folks Show WNUR 89.3 FM AND the podcast on WGN Radio, from Sun Mar 23 with Rick Kogan on After Hours. “upon the barren arms of winter, a seasonal rite wakens the earth and fools the city into feeling an idyllic place.” […]
CHICAGO ARTIST MONTH PROGRAM IN CHICAGO’S LINCOLN SQUARE – ART INSTALLATION & WRITING PROJECT UPDATE We had over 120 stories posted on the story-line at Winnemac Park on Sat Oct 20! It was a lovely, fun day for the team of writers and artists, the neighbors – men, women and children of all ages […]