'Cats': Touring production of a 'puzzling' relic returns to Chicago for a short run
"Cats" is about to have another life thanks to a film adaptation coming this winter. But until then, the Chicago return of this 1981 British musical will give local audiences the chance to ponder the global phenomenon.
Wheeling's Haley Reinhart among additions to Ravinia lineupThe Ravinia Festival in Highland Park has gained and lost two different two-time Tony Award winning actresses.
Yeehaw! 7 things to do at the DuPage County FairThe DuPage County Fair opens Wednesday in Wheaton. Here's our guide to living your best farm life at the fair.
Suburban Chicago's Got Talent: See our 10 finalists performSuburban Chicago's Got Talent has its Top 10 finalists for 2019. They'll take the stage of the Little Italy Fest-West in Addison at 3 p.m. Saturday, July 27, when the winners of the grand prize and the Fan Favorite will be announced.
Food, music, animals and more at the Lake County Fair July 24-28A monster truck show, a demolition derby, a lumberjack show, a stunt dog show and more returns to Grayslake when the 91st Annual Lake County Fair comes to town Wednesday through Sunday, July 24-28, at the Lake County Fairgrounds in Grayslake.
'The Lion King' rules and 'Endgame' scores all-time record"The Lion King" ruled the weekend and "Avengers: Endgame" passed "Avatar" to become the biggest film of all time.
Five tips to getting the most out of Homegrown Arts & Music fest in LisleThe Homegrown Arts & Music Festival comes to Lisle next weekend. Here's what you should know before heading out.
Feder: CBS 2 goes missing from DirecTV, AT&T U-verseJust when you thought WBBM-Channel 2's ratings couldn't go any lower, the CBS-owned station can't even be seen in thousands of Chicago area homes, Robert Feder writes.
Best bets: DuPage and Lake County fairs return WednesdayPig races, demolition derbies and more return Wednesday when the Lake and DuPage county fairs kick off, the Wheels of Soul tour comes to Aurora's RiverEdge Park and the finale of Suburban Chicago's Got Talent happens at Addison's Little Italy Fest-West.
Book review: Rosenfelt's new thriller, 'Bark of Night,' is a treatDefense attorney Andy Carpenter exposes gangsters' innovative moneymaking scheme in David Rosenfelt's new thriller, "Bark of Night."
Festivals July 19-25: Don't miss the return of the Kane, DuPage and Lake County fairsThe Kane County Fair continues this week; the Lake and DuPage county fairs kick off during the week. Get the details on these and other suburban fests.
'I definitely know I'm in for a wild ride': Son hopes to buck odds in rodeo to help his father, othersAn Arlington Heights real estate professional, Justin Burau, will try to ride a bucking bronco for the first time at the DuPage County Fair in Wheaton. Burau is accepting the challenge to raise money for the American Brain Tumor Association.
Through the Film Magnifier: Barry Manilow, Deadheads, Gerald Ford, Jimmy Connors, a fishing derby and more