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.
Chicago Symphony Orchestra Performs Live At Symphony Center For First Time Since Start Of PandemicThe sweet sounds of pandemic progress were heard Thursday night, as the Chicago Symphony Orchestra held its first live performance in more than a year.
Pitchfork Music Festival Announces September Return: Headliners Include Phoebe Bridgers, St. Vincent, And Erykah BaduOne-day and three-day passes are on sale now on the Pitchfork Festival website.
Riot Fest Lineup Announced For September Concerts In Douglass ParkNine Inch Nails and The Smashing Pumpkins are among the headliners announced on Friday for Riot Fest in September.
Variety Magazine Reports Lollapalooza Has Green Light To Return This Year; City Says Nothing Is Confirmed NowWill Lollapalooza be back this year? A new published report says yes, but the city says nothing is confirmed yet.
The Second City Reopening Main Stage With New Show 'Happy To Be Here'The pandemic brought the curtain down on The Second City and other theaters in March 2020, but live performances return to the main stage at Piper's Alley on Friday, with the new show "Happy To Be Here" at 7 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Grant Park Music Festival To Return To Pritzker Pavilion This Year With Some RestrictionsThe Grant Park Music Festival will be back this year, featuring 20 concerts at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park beginning July 2.