WGN Radio To Debut Original Holiday Revue Show on December 15th

WGN Radio To Debut Original Holiday Revue Show on December 15th

CHICAGO (December 13, 2017) – WGN Radio will debut “The WGN Radio Holiday Spectacular”, a live variety show featuring the station’s talent on Friday, December 15 from 10am to Noon.

Co-hosted by Bill Leff and Dometi Pongo, listeners will be treated to seasonal songs, classic stories, yuletide poetry and a live report from a certain workshop at the North Pole over the course of the two-hour show. This holiday revue stars Steve Cochran, Andrea Darlas, Roe Conn, Anna Davlantes, Nick Digilio, Patti Vasquez, Justin Kaufmann, Lou Manfredini and many more with a dramatic reading from the great Bill Kurtis. Retro rock and roll band Rosie and the Rivets will perform as the house band.

The holiday show is complemented by rehearsal videos featured on wgnradio.com.

The station’s holiday programming continues with “Christmas at our House” on December 24 starting at 6pm through 6pm on December 25. Listeners will hear a replay of “The WGN Radio Holiday Spectacular” as well as midnight mass live from Holy Name Cathedral, Carl Greyson’s Christmas Is and classic dramas from the WGN Radio Theater.


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Sara Tieman