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About Face’s Alex Weisman and Benjamin Sprunger

Press Release Theater Wit Artistic Director Jeremy Wechsler announced casting today for the entire 2017-18 season of comedic, contemporary plays at Chicago’s popular “smart art” theater at 1229 N. Belmont Ave. in Lakeview. First is Significant Other by Joshua Harmon, author of Wit’s 2015 smash hit Bad Jews, in a …

A Video Journey With Morgan Heritage

Morgan Heritage performs at Subterranean in Wicker Park on September 13. Papa G & Simmer Down Sound join the show!

Chicago Sinfonietta presents Trademark

Featuring Northern Illinois University Steelband and Chicago’s Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre.

Eating Out at Home: Meal Delivery in Chicago

Eating out doesn’t have to be unhealthy. Check out these home delivery healthy meal services in Chicago.

Wait. Think. Fast. “Count No Count” Out Now, New Album

Press Release Matthew Beighley, an American producer and multi-instrumentalist, and his wife, Jacqueline Santillan Beighley, an Argentinean-born singer and pianist, are the creative minds behind Wait. Think. Fast.  After forming in 2007, the LA-based duo quickly released two EPs: 2008’s Self Titled, and 2009’s Vuelve al Mar. Shortly afterwards came …

The Gumshoe by Richard Rose

The city of Chicago is as much a character in Richard Rose’s novel The Gumshoe as its main character, private investigator Mathew “Matt” McBride. As the story unfolds, the reader accompanies McBride through the streets of post-war Chicago, visiting such landmarks as the Green Mill jazz club, the Chicago Board …

Music Festival Chicago

19th Annual World Music Festival Chicago

World Music Festival Chicago 2017 – Full Schedule The world will come together from September 8 to 24 at a variety of venues across the city for the 19th Annual World Music Festival Chicago. Celebrating diverse music from across the globe, this FREE festival is produced by the Chicago Department …

PAWS Chicago

PAWS Chicago: 18 Years and 34,000 Dogs Saved

Pooches of every pedigree and their proud owners gathered for a very festive fundraiser: the 15th Annual PAWS Chicago Beach Party. Upstairs at the North Avenue beach house was the perfect place for this Paws event, as Castaways restaurant accommodated a couple of hundred dog aficionados on a balmy summer …

Moby Dick at The Lookingglass Theatre Company

 “To fire the imagination with love, to celebrate the human capacity to taste and smell, weep and laugh, create and destroy, and wake up where we first fell- changed, charged, and empowered.”  This is the goal of the Lookingglass Theatre Company. Founded in 1988 by graduates of Northwestern University, the …

Aspen Ideas Festival 2017

Thank you Aspen Ideas Festival for the remarkable, thought provoking week. Since 2005, the festival has served as the nation’s premier public gathering place for leaders from around the globe.