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Crosby: Paramount Theatre taking lead role in Aurora's future

Crosby: Paramount Theatre taking lead role in Aurora's future

Most of the time, what is deemed big news to a PR person – especially it if involves politicians – is not all that important, no matter how grandiose it's touted in the email subject line. But the announcement that popped into our in-boxes on Friday – if not quite a "Stop the Press" pronouncement – really was worthy of a few exclamation points at the end. Nominations for the Joseph Jefferson Awards for Chicago theater had just been released. And Aurora's very own Paramount Theatre, in its first year of eligibility, gathered 16 nominations, more than any of its competition. If you've been to even one of the downtown theater's...

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