CBS 2's Got Your Ticket: The Bard & The BeatlesThe Bard and the Beatles can work it out. CBS 2's Vince Gerasole listens in as these Brits come together at the Chicago Shakespeare Theater.
Chicago International Film Festival Returns, With Screenings At 5 TheatersThe red carpet is officially rolled out for the 57th annual Chicago International Film Festival, with the chance to be among the first to view possible movie award winners underway.
Well Over 525,600 Minutes Since Pandemic Closed Chicago Stages, Broadway In Chicago Returns With 'Rent' At CIBC TheatreBroadway in Chicago is back for the first time since the grip of the pandemic shut it down in March 2020.
Broadway Theatre To Return To Chicago For First Time Since Start Of Pandemic, With 'Rent' Farewell Tour At CIBC TheatreThe lights were on at the CIBC Theatre downtown Monday night, but no one was allowed inside – yet.
2's Got Your Ticket: Fun For The Whole Family At 'Matilda The Musical' At Northbrook TheaterA spunky kid, great harmonies, and over-the-top villains. You'll have a lot of fun when you catch "Matilda the Musical," presented by the Highland Park Players at the Northbrook Theater.
Music Director Riccardo Muti Reunites With Chicago Symphony OrchestraThe Chicago Symphony Orchestra held a captivating performance at Symphony Center Thursday night.
R. Kelly Found Guilty Of All Counts In Sex Trafficking, Racketeering TrialJurors began deliberations last Friday after hearing six weeks of testimony from 50 witnesses, including 45 for the prosecution.
Fire Damages Bronzeville Home Where Bo Diddley Lived As A YoungsterA fire damaged a Bronzeville neighborhood building where R&B icon Bo Diddley once lived.
Chicago Improv Comedy Scene Gets Major Shout-Out From Jason Sudeikis As He Accepts Emmy AwardChicago improv got a major shout-out on Sunday from Emmy Award-winner Jason Sudeikis.
Metallica Performs Surprise Show At The MetroWristbands for the concert are being sold for $20 only at the Metro box office, with a limit of one per person.
Englewood Music Fest Held For First Time At 63rd And HalstedA brand-new tradition began Saturday in Englewood.
2's Got Your Ticket: After 18-Month COVID Delay, 'American Mariachi' Takes The Stage At Goodman TheatreA heartwarming comedy with a feminist undertone, the play tells the story of a group of young Texas women in the 70’s who decide to form an all-female mariachi band.
Riot Fest Going Ahead With COVID Vaccine Or Negative Test Requirement; Vaccines Made Available To All On SiteThose who come to Riot Fest in Douglass Park must either present proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test within 48 hours of entering.
Ed Asner, Prolific Actor Who Briefly Attended University Of Chicago And Got Start In Chicago's Theatre Scene, DiesEd Asner, the burly and prolific character actor who became a star in middle age as the gruff but lovable newsman Lou Grant, first in the hit comedy "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and later in the drama "Lou Grant," died Sunday.
No Mask, Vaccine, Or COVID-19 Test Requirement For Kanye West's 'Donda' Listening Party At Soldier Field: Expert Says That's Not SafeAn estimated crowd of nearly 40,000 people are expected to file into Soldier Field on Thursday – with no mask mandate, and no COVID-19 vaccine or testing requirement either.