Marriott, Drury Lane theaters remain dark until 2021
Sad news for suburban theater lovers, Lincolnshire's Marriott and Oakbrook Terrace's Drury Lane will remain shuttered until spring 2021.
Spotlight: Comedian Kevin Bozeman headlines the reopening of Crystal Lake's RaueKevin Bozeman headlines Crystal Lake's Raue Center; Otherworld Theatre celebrates comedic nerdom; Eclectic Full Contact presents a new, family-friendly spin on Mother Goose; and Hershey Felder channels Beethoven, this week in Chicago-area theater.
'The Old Guard' on Netflix rises above usual comic-book thrillerThe pairing of Charlize Theron and KiKi Layne elevates "The Old Guard," a violence-filled comic-book thriller on Netflix.
Ravinia Festival names new president/CEOJeffrey P. Haydon, who led the Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts in New York, has been named the new president and CEO of Ravinia Festival in Highland Park.
Feder: Will a new morning show wake up ESPN 1000's ratings?All we know for sure is that Mike Golic and Trey Wingo are going away. Beyond that it's anyone's guess as to who'll be hosting mornings on Good Karma Brands sports/talk WMVP 1000-AM after this month.
New restaurant, bar opening Friday in downtown GrayslakeFirst Draft Grayslake will serve its first customers starting at 11 a.m. Friday, officially marking the end of more than two years of planning and construction.
Six Flags Hurricane Harbor in Gurnee to open for members July 20, everyone else July 27The Hurricane Harbor water park next to Six Flags Great America in Gurnee will open to park members and season pass holders for a preview week from July 20 to July 26, officials announced Thursday. The water park will be open for the general public starting July 27.
Get ready to laugh: Zanies set to reopen Chicago, Rosemont comedy clubsLooking for some laughs? Zanies reopens its flagship comedy club in Chicago on July 10, with its Rosemont location to follow a week later.
Concerts: Sammy Cannillo and friends pay tribute to Tegan & SaraSammy Cannillo, Jaclyn Heuser, Shallow Pools and John-Allison Weiss livestream T&S Fest -- a Tegan & Sara cover show; that and many more live and livestreaming performances.
Arlington Heights' Metropolis to resume shows July 31With a newly-installed marquee ready to greet them, patrons of the Metropolis Performing Arts Centre will be allowed back inside enjoying shows in about three weeks.
Tom Hanks lends steady hand to Apple TV+'s taut naval drama 'Greyhound'Tom Hanks gives an affecting performance as a World War II naval captain leading a convoy through the terrifying waters of the Atlantic in Apple TV+'s "Greyhound."
Through the Film Magnifier: Doug Buffone, Cloris Leachman, draft registration, aerobics class and more
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