'Hamilton' By Original Cast Coming To A Film Screen Near YouThe groundbreaking, biographical hip-hop show about the life of Treasury Secretary Alexander Hamilton won 11 Tony Awards and made numerous tours.
Man Shot While Walking Dog In UptownPolice said the 34-year-old man was walking his dog around 11:30 p.m. near Broadway and Irving Park Road, when he heard shots and felt a bullet hit him in the right hip.
Broadway Composer Jerry Herman, Wrote 'Hello, Dolly!' And 'La Cage Aux Folles,' Is Dead At 88Many of his most notable musicals centered around charismatic women, like "Hello, Dolly!" "Mame" and "Mack & Mabel," which starred Broadway titans Carol Channing, Angela Lansbury and Bernadette Peters, respectively.
Meeting Set For January On Updated Plan For Luxury Residential Development At East Lakeview Treasure Island SiteAld. Tom Tunney (44th) will be hosting a meeting next month on a revised proposal for a new residential development on the site of the old Treasure Island store in East Lakeview.
Man Dead After Being Detained By Employees For Shoplifting At Jewel-Osco In East LakeviewA man is dead after employees at a Jewel-Osco store in East Lakeview said he was shoplifting.
Off-Duty Police Officer Accused Of Hitting On-Duty Officer In Boystown In Wee Hours After HalloweenAn off-duty Chicago Police officer is charged with hitting an on-duty officer in the face when she was denied entry to a Boystown nightclub in the wee hours of the morning on Halloween night.
Police: Scooter Operator Hit By Car While Being Curbed By Officers Near Broadway, DiverseyA man riding an electric scooter was critically injured late Wednesday afternoon after he was struck by a car near the busy intersection of Diversey Parkway, Clark Street, and Broadway.
Standoff Ends Peacefully At East Lakeview HotelA standoff ended peacefully earlier Wednesday after tying up traffic, and alarming some passersby, in East Lakeview.
'Hamilton' To End Chicago Stint In January 2020The wildly popular Broadway show "Hamilton" will end its stint in Chicago in January 2020.
James Corden Returns To Host The 2019 Tony AwardsCorden won a Tony for best performance by a leading actor in a play for his 2012 performance in "One Man. Two Guvnors."
Michael Jackson Musical Will Skip Chicago, Open On BroadwayA stage musical about Michael Jackson will skip making its debut in Chicago and instead open on Broadway in summer 2020.
Hours After Springsteen Show Closes, Film Drops On NetflixThe film opens with the first words Springsteen says onstage to open the performance, which is a mixture of storytelling and song that builds off the singer's autobiography, and credits roll with the final bows.
Hugh Jackman Coming To The United Center In 2019Jackman will perform in Chicago at the United Center on June 21. Presale tickets are set to go on sale on Wednesday December 5.
Neil Simon, Master Of Broadway Comedy, Dead At 91Playwright Neil Simon, a master of comedy whose laugh-filled hits such as "The Odd Couple," ''Barefoot in the Park" and his "Brighton Beach" trilogy dominated Broadway for decades, has died. He was 91.
Broadway Performance Canceled Due To Jim Parsons InjuryAn injury to actor Jim Parsons has forced the cancellation of a performance of the Broadway revival of "The Boys in the Band."