Oct 02 2015 | 2:53 pm
- Addison pop rockers Fairview play a set at Fitz's Spare Keys along with local artists Jordan Benker and Jayme Squires. Check out Brickfest Live! in Rosemont to see some amazing sculptures and architecture, all made with Legos. And cellist Lynn...
Oct 02 2015 | 2:48 pm
- The play "Unspeakable," billed as a "dramatic fantasia" inspired by the life of late comedian Richard Pryor, comes to the Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place in Chicago from Tuesday, Oct. 6, through Sunday, Nov. 8.
Oct 02 2015 | 2:18 pm
- Margaret Cho brings her comedy tour to the Chicago Theatre. Get outside for Wheaton's Cosley Zoo's Pumpkin Fest. Keith Semple and his band SEMPLE play H.O.M.E. Bar in Arlington Heights. And Turbo Vamps! and The C-Sides open for the second night of...
Oct 01 2015 | 12:10 pm
- First Folio Theatre's fifth revival of "The Madness of Edgar Allan Poe: A Love Story" makes marvelous use of Oak Brook's Mayslake Peabody Estate once again for a spooky experience.
Oct 02 2015 | 6:07 am
- Comedian Joe List plays a weekend stretch at the Improv Comedy Showcase at Woodfield in Schaumburg. AM Taxi and The Timmys open for the first night of punk band Teenage Bottlerockets' two-night stand at Lombard's Brauerhouse.
Sep 29 2015 | 5:25 pm
- Traditionalists may quibble, but director Barbara Gaines' brings out the bawdy comedy for a new take on "The Marriage of Figaro" for Lyric Opera of Chicago. Gurnee native Amanda Majeski stars at the Countess.
Oct 01 2015 | 10:56 am
- Jim Peterik's Lifeforce performs rocking jazz at the Genesee Theatre in Waukegan. Comedian Joe List plays four nights at the Improv Comedy Showcase at Woodfield in Schaumburg. And punk rockers Teenage Bottlerockets play two nights at Lombard's...
Sep 25 2015 | 2:51 pm
- "A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder," the 2014 Tony Award-winner for Best Musical, officially launches its national tour in Chicago at the Bank of America Theatre. Appearing in the cast is Northwestern University graduate Matt Leisy.
Sep 25 2015 | 5:34 pm
- Marvel at the many facets of traditional Mexican culture when Ballet Folklorico de Mexico de Amalia Hernandez tours to the Auditorium Theatre in Chicago. Learn about Teddy Roosevelt with "An Afternoon With Theodore Roosevelt" at the Batavia Public...
Sep 25 2015 | 3:44 pm
- Broadway divas take the stage for "4 Girls 4" at North Central College's Pfeiffer Hall. See the sights at the Country Folk Art Festival in St. Charles during the day, then go catch Lucky Boys Confusion as they rock Long Grove's Apple Fest at night.