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Dec. 16: Motown-themed ‘Masters of Soul Holiday Show’ performs at JLC

by Public Relations and Marketing | Published Nov 20, 2018

In a festive, holiday-inspired performance, celebrate Motown’s legendary songs and performances with the in the “Masters of Soul Holiday Show” at 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 16 at the College of Lake County. The performance takes place in the Mainstage Theatre in the James Lumber Center for the Performing Arts.

Providing the ultimate musical stroll down memory lane, the Virginia-based Masters of Soul (right) feature seasoned vocalists and musicians who bring their virtuosic harmonies, stylish costumes and smooth moves to ring in the season. The 10-person cast consists of three lead male vocalists and three lead female vocalists backed by a four-piece band of seasoned musicians who have been touring together for decades. Learn more at

Masters of Soul have Photo of Masters of Soulperformed to numerous sold-out audiences and garnered rave reviews across the country at venues ranging from community theaters and universities to performing arts venues and concert halls. This show will feature hits from Gladys Knight & The Pips; Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell; Smokey Robinson & the Miracles; The Temptations; The Four Tops; Diana Ross & The Supremes; Martha Reeves & The Vandellas; Barry White; Sam and Dave; James Brown; and much more.

Tickets: $40/$35 for adults; $39/$34 for seniors, CLC staff and alumni; and $15 for CLC students and teens. Prices do not include an additional $2 per ticket facility fee. The JLC Box Office is located on the Grayslake Campus, Room P112, and is open Monday-Friday, noon-5 p.m. Call (847) 543-2300 (option 5). To purchase tickets online, learn more about the JLC season and group discounts for six or more, visit To request the 2018-19 James Lumber Center Professional Series brochure or the College of Lake County art, dance, film, literary, music and theatre events guide, call (847) 543-2300.

The remainder of the 2018-19 JLC Professional Series includes the following events:

A Rock ‘n Roll Tribute from Elvis to The Beatles featuring The Neverly Brothers: Saturday, Jan. 12

Elisa Monte Dance Does Brubeck: Saturday, Feb. 16

Golden Dragon Acrobats: Saturday, March 2

Artrageous: Tuesday, March 26

80s Night Out: Saturday, March 30

Erth’s Prehistoric Aquarium Adventure: Sunday, April 7

Jack Wright’s Songs and Stories of Neil Diamond: A Contemporary Tribute: Saturday, May 4

About College of Lake County:

College of Lake County is an innovative community college in Lake County, Ill. that transforms lives with its variety of accessible, quality education options. Offered at three campuses in Grayslake, Vernon Hills and Waukegan or online, College of Lake County provides affordable options in a state-of-the-art setting close to home. A large student network, with small class sizes, provides advantages to our students on a career-related program or a path toward a transfer degree. We’re proud to serve the diverse needs of our community and student body. Connect to your future today at College of Lake County.