Theater

Cinema Chain Starts Inspecting Bags As Safety MeasureCBS 2's Vince Gerasole purchased a ticket at a multiplex Thursday. Cinema staff, not security guards, were checking bags of anyone attending showings.
Best Theaters In ChicagoNo matter whether the city's critics give a show four stars or only sort-of recommend it, the visitor is likely to leave impressed if the theater is historical, ornate or atmospheric.
Senn High School To Name Theater After Harold RamisSenn High School principal Susan Lofton said, after Ramis’ death in February, the idea for a tribute began small, then mushroomed.
Local Family Declines Invite To Colorado Theater Re-OpeningThe family of a Crystal Lake native killed in last summer's Colorado movie theater shooting is declining an invitation to attend the theater's re-opening this week.
5 Carriages Destroyed In Fire At Noble Horse StableThere are reports Friday morning an electrical problem may be to blame for a fire in the noble horse stables in old town last night.
Best Summertime Theater Activities For Kids In ChicagoIf you have a budding young performer who dreams of taking center stage, sign that little singer, dancer, actor or comedian up for a summertime program that will offer theater, acting and performance arts classes near home. From Shakespeare to "Glee," Chicago's got theater covered.
Best Opera Performances In ChicagoIf going to an opera is on your bucket list of things to do, than you definitely want to check out some of these Chicago performances.
April Arts PreviewThere aren’t enough hours in the day to check out every noteworthy event in Chicago. Check out our quick guide to five can’t-miss picks for April.
February Arts PreviewThere aren’t enough hours in the day to check out every noteworthy event in Chicago. Check out this quick guide to our five can’t-miss picks for February.
A Fun Night Out For Only $30One reason I love Chicago so much is that a night out means endless possibilities. From doughnut shops to wine bars and comedy venues, I make a point to try as many spots as I can, while still watching my wallet. Take a look at my quest to hit the streets for good food and fun for under $30!
January Arts PreviewThere aren’t enough hours in the day to check out every noteworthy event in Chicago. Check out this quick guide to our five can’t-miss arts picks for January.
Best Alternative Film Picks and Locations in ChicagoIn a city with as large and diverse of an audience as Chicago, a variety in cinema is a must. We’ve put together some of our favorite alternative spots to catch a film that you won’t find anyplace outside the Windy City.

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