Roots Salon “Ancestors” Series Presents Date tba. Spaghetti Folk Night Jamie O’Reilly Jamie O’Reilly’s Roots Salon (private address in Lincoln Square) $25 includes meal* PH: 773.203.7661; E: Roots Salon launches its new music series We serve a spaghetti dinner with traditional marinara and (meatless) salad, garlic bread, dessert and coffee. *You BYOB. Sing along.  Reservations […]

Roots Salon Master Speaker Series Presents Food Writer, Blogger Monica Rogers of Lost Recipes Found.     Saturday, Nov 23, Monica prepares holiday recipes in the Roots kitchen. Savory sides, a veggie and fowl main dishes and luscious desserts will be featured.  Come for the demo, stay for the tasting.  Seating is limited.  Two seatings […]

    Cherry blossoms lose their bloom in the autumn You lost your cool in the fall You stumbled and you fell right down to the bottom Nobody cared at all But for me You would have stood there with egg on your face The bitter taste of old champagne Up to your neck in […]

  Michael Smith, Songwriter Summer Performances June, July, August “Michael Smith, a truly remarkable songwriter, teaches his craft to a roomful of students at a songwriting workshop in The Studios at SPACE. After the class, he performed his gorgeous, intricate, and often hilarious songs to a sold out crowd. An incredible night with this gifted […]

  Saturday, April 27 at 8 PM And the Poet Sang: Songs of Spring with Michael Smith, Jamie O’Reilly & Peter Swenson and reading and singing  poetry:  Maureen Connolly, Willa Moore, Anne Schultz and Cecilie O’Reilly At: Roots Salon (private residence in Lincoln Square) $20 donation or-pay-what you can BYOB. Dessert will be served. Call […]

 If you’d like to receive this newsletter as an email, please send a note to JAMIE O’REILLY J. OREILLY PRODUCTIONS SPRING E-NEWS Return of the Salonniere Roots Salon reopening Upcoming shows April SONGS Patron’s Event with Robert McClory Songs-on-the-Road Raue Center show For Easter week.  The Holy City and Bells of St Mary’s. Jamie […]

Coming in April to the Salon “Arise my love, my fair one follow me, for the winter is past” Saturday April 27 7:00 PM The Roots Salon Re-Opening “And the Poet Sang: Songs of Spring” with Jamie O’Reilly, Michael Smith & Peter Swenson and special guest poets & writers $20 admission RSVP:; 773.203.7661   […]