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March 30: Enjoy powerhouse vocals, pop hits in 80s Night Out at JLC

by Public Relations and Marketing | Published Mar 15, 2019

From Whitney Houston’s “How Will I Know” to Pat Benatar’s “Love is a Battlefield,” re-live rock and pop hits in 80s Night Out, a retro rock concert at 8 p.m. Saturday, March 30 at the College of Lake County. The performance takes place in the Mainstage Theatre of James Lumber Center for the Performing Arts on CLC’s Grayslake Campus.

Powerhouse vocalists include Lisa Rock (left) headliner of the national, ‘70s retro touring show “Close to You: The Music of The Carpenters.” Sharing the stage is Melissa Minyard (right) of Broadway’s original production of “Les Misérables.” Together, they front a Photo of singers from 80s Night Out concertfour-piece band to bring your favorite ‘80s songs back to life. Ladies, crimp your hair and put on those stirrup pants and shoulder pads. Guys, put on those Members Only® jackets. And everyone, dance and sing along to favorites such as Irene Cara’s “Flashdance (What a Feeling)” and many more. For more information on the band, visit

Tickets: $30 for adults; $29 for seniors, CLC staff and alumni; and $15 for 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 James Lumber Center Professional Touring Series includes the following events:

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.