2's Got Your Ticket: 'Mamma Mia' And 'Shipwrecked! An Entertainment'Arts and entertainment reporter Vince Gerasole takes a look at two productions whose creatives say their shows are the perfect fit for where we find ourselves at this moment in time, but each for a different reason.
2's Got Your Ticket: 'The Art Of Banksy' And Rhythm World 30th Anniversary Celebration
Dr. Dog, Band Set To Perform At The Metro This Fall, Has Its Own Internal COVID-19 ProtocolsLive music is returning – but when it comes to vaccination requirements, each venue plays a slightly different tune. CBS 2’s Tim McNicholas spoke with an artist performing at the Metro on Clark Street near Wrigley Field about that venue's plan to ramp up the rules.
Chicago House Music DJ And Producer Paul Johnson Dies After Battle With COVID-19Renowned Chicago house music DJ and producer Paul Johnson died Wednesday after a battle with COVID-19, according to his Facebook page.
DaBaby Pulled From Lollapalooza Lineup Amid Backlash Over Homophobic Remarks And 'Insensitive' Comments on HIV/AIDSGrammy-nominated rapper DaBaby will no longer be performing at Lollapalooza Sunday night.
Crowds Descend On Grant Park With COVID Vaccine Cards And Negative Tests For LollapaloozaThe show is going on for Lollapalooza in Grant Park beginning Thursday, despite concerns about rising COVID numbers.
Some Fans Are Selling Off Their Lollapalooza Tickets Due To Concerns About COVIDFans scooped up tickets for Lollapalooza as soon as they went on sale – but on Tuesday night, 48 hours away from the opening act – some have chosen not to go. And as CBS 2’s Charlie De Mar reported, concerns over the coronavirus and specifically the Delta variant may be to blame.
Chicago Party Aunt Twitter Account Inspires New Netflix Animated SeriesYou might know the Chicago Party Aunt parody Twitter account for witty and sometimes proudly crass observations about all things Chicago. On Wednesday, Netflix announced that “Chicago Party Aunt” will be debuting as a half-hour adult animated series.
Gov. Pritzker Says He Plans To Attend Lollapalooza, Urges People To Wear Masks In CrowdsIllinois Gov. JB Pritzker will be among the throngs of concert fans at Lollapalooza when it kicks off in Grant Park next week.
Chance The Rapper To Debut Secret Concert Film 'Magnificent Coloring World' In Select Theaters Next MonthChance could have gone the streaming service route, but he elected to pitch his concert film idea to AMC Theatres a few months ago with hopes of immersing moviegoers into his full concert experience.
Oak Park Festival Theatre Returns In Person To Outdoor Stage For Production Of Shakespeare's 'The Tempest'After sticking to virtual performances at the height of the pandemic, the Oak Park Festival Theatre returned to the stage in person on Saturday evening.
'Movies In The Parks' Begins Summer Season In Chicago“Movies in the Parks” began for the summer season Chicago Tuesday night.
Blue Angels To Perform Solo Show On Lakefront, Replacing Traditional Air & Water ShowThe Blue Angels will perform along the lakefront on Aug. 21 and Aug. 22 from noon to 1 p.m., according to the mayor’s office. 
Ravinia Announces Summer Lineup Additions Including John Legend, Expanded Capacity PlansThe Ravinia Festival on Wednesday announced some additions to its summer lineup, and its plans to expand capacity for concertgoers.
Lollapalooza Announces Daily Lineup, Single-Day Tickets On Sale At NoonMiley Cyrus will headline the opening day on July 29; Tyler, The Creator headlines on July 30; Post Malone headlines on July 31; and Foo Fighters headline on Aug. 1.