“Rock of Ages” the Musical


“Rock of Ages” the Musical

Bring the family to see the smash hit musical “Rock of Ages” at the Drury Lane Theatre through October 15, and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside!

If you are thinking gospel musical, wrong! “Rock of Ages” is the hit Broadway show about the 80s, with 28 song hits by Bon Jovi, Journey, Styx, Pat Benatar, Twisted Sister, Steve Perry, Posion, and more! Wanna be rock musician Drew and his girl Sherri fight to save Hollywood’s Sunset Strip. That’s the plot. It’s really all about the music, Bunky.

Song List: “We Built This City,” “Any Way You Want It,” “Hit Me with Your Best Shot,” “We’re Not Gonna Take It,” “I Want to Know What Love Is,” “Can’t Fight This Feeling,” “Here I Go Again,” and lots more!

The Broadway production of “Rock of Ages” ran from 2009 to 2015, tying the run with “Man of La Macha.” The show became the film of the same name with an all-star cast that included Tom Cruise, Mary J. Blige, Alex Baldwin, Paul Giamatti, and Julianne Hough.

The Drury Lane Theatre is located at 100 Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace. For tickets to “Rock of Ages,” go online to http://drurylanetheatre.com/shows/17-181/rock#dl-anchor-top and follow the prompts.

Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside, just minutes away from the Drury Lane Theatre’s “Rock of Ages, offers free shuttle service to and from O’Hare Airport in Chicago. The hotel offers affordable, comfortable rooms, a breakfast bar and restaurant and much more. The hotel is pet friendly and offers AAA rates.