The Best Comedy Events In Chicago This WeekCheck out this week's best comedy events in Chicago.
Million-Selling 'Questioneers' Team Readies New Picture BookAndrea Beaty, born in southern Illinois and David Roberts are known for the popular "Questioneers" series, which includes the picture books "Rosie Revere, Engineer" and "Ada Twist, Scientist."
CNN: Grand Jury Seated In Wake Of New R. Kelly AllegationsThe Cook County State's Attorney would not confirm the grand jury proceedings or the existence of any new investigation. The office had previously encouraged any alleged victims of R. Kelly to come forward.
Tichina Arnold Finds A New Sitcom Home In 'The Neighborhood'Arnold started her professional career at age 11, appearing at the Public Theater in New York City. Her first big-screen role came in 1986's "Little Shop of Horrors."
Drivers, Connect Your Wi-Fi! iRacing A Hit In NASCARDale Earnhardt Jr. plays. So does Denny Hamlin, Bubba Wallace and scores of drivers in the NASCAR garage who grab a wheel for fun and or even use it as a scouting tool for the race ahead.
Rolling In The Deep: New Film Looks At Roller Skate Culture, Chicago's RoleThe cameras capture one suburban Chicago family-owned rink’s gut-wrenching decision to shut its doors — among thousands that have done so in the past decade — and the filmmakers are not shy about hoping their film can stem the tide of closures.
Delays Mean Chicago 'Hamilton' Exhibit Opening 3 Weeks LateThe exhibit focuses on the life and times of Alexander Hamilton with the musical's creator, Lin-Manuel Miranda, as the audio guide. It's to remain in Chicago through Sept. 8 before traveling to other U.S. cities.
'Young And The Restless' To Air Tribute To Kristoff St. JohnThe 52-year-old died Sunday at his home in Los Angeles. The cause of death is under investigation by the medical examiner.
'Wicked' Movie Musical To Fly Into Theaters Christmas 2021Based on a 1995 book by Gregory Maguire, "Wicked" is a reimagining of "The Wizard of Oz" told from the perspective of the witches.
Bill Cosby Moved To General Unit At Pennsylvania PrisonA jury last year convicted Cosby of drugging and sexually assaulting a woman at his home in 2004. He is appealing the conviction.
Gucci Removes $890 'Blackface' Sweater, Apologizes After Receiving Backlash