$400 Million Oscars Museum Under ConstructionIt's all eyes on Hollywood this weekend for the Oscars, but construction crews also are busy working on a new museum devoted to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. CBS 2's Chris Martinez has an inside look at a project 90 years in the making.
On Stage: 'The Wolves' and 'Love Never Dies'CBS 2 theater critic reviews "The Wolves," playing at Goodman Theatre; and "Love Never Dies," playing at Cadillac Palace Theatre.
On Stage: 'Cabaret' and 'Bunny, Bunny'CBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews "Bunny, Bunny," playing at Mercury Theater; and "Cabaret," playing at Paramount Theatre.
CBS 2 News at 11:00 a.m.CBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews "The Humans," playing at Cadillac Palace Theatre; and "Joseph," playing at Drury Lane Oakbrook Terrace.
'Sound Opinions' Hosts On Chicago's Music RenaissanceThe Chicago music scene is exploding now with great talent, according to two music lovers who ought to know: Greg Kot and Jim DeRogatis, hosts of the national rock music radio show "Sound Opinions." In this Original Report, Jim Williams talks to them about the music they are passionate about, and Chicago's up and coming artists.
On Stage: 'All My Sons' and 'Five Mile Lake'CBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews "All My Sons," playing at Court Theatre; and "Five Mile Lake," playing at Theatre Wit.
Grammy's Preview With Showbiz ShellyJames Corden is getting ready for the Grammy Awards on Sunday, and Showbiz Shelly from B96 is helping us breakdown the nominees for music's biggest awards.
HQ Trivia Mobile Game Taking Nation By StormIt's the trivia game that's got your friends, family, and co-workers talking. HQ Trivia launched five months ago, and now a single game often attracts more than a million players. CBS 2's Laura Podesta reports.
On Stage: "Boy" and "The Light"CBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews "Boy," playing at TImeline Theatre; and "The Light," playing at Den Theatre.
On Stage: "Jitney" and "Rose"CBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews "Jitney," playing at Congo Square Theatre; and "Rose," playing at Greenhouse Theater Center.
On Stage: 'Violet' and 'Red Velvet'CBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews "Violet," playing at Den Theatre; and "Red Velvet," playing at Chicago Shakespeare's Courtyard Theatre.
On Stage: 'Elf' and 'Burning Bluebeard'CBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews a musical version of the Will Ferrell comedy "Elf," playing at Paramount Theatre; and "Burning Bluebeard," playing at The Neo-Futurarium.
Top Entertainment Stories Of 2017This year was dominated by accusations of sexual misconduct involving some of the biggest names in Hollywood. Danielle Nottingham has more on that and the other top entertainment stories of the 2017.
On Stage: "Sammy" and "BLKS"CBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews "Sammy," playing at Black Ensemble Theater; and "BLKS," playing at Steppenwolf Upstairs.
On Stage: 'Wicked' and 'The Nutcracker'CBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews "The Nutcracker," playing at Auditorium Theatre; and "Wicked," playing at Oriental Theatre.
"Star Wars: The Last Jedi" Poised For Huge Opening Weekend"The Last Jedi" picks up right where "The Force Awakens" left off, with Rey meeting Luke Skywalker, and the new "Star Wars" movie is sure to be a box office smash. CBS 2's Brook Silva-Braga reports.
On Stage: "Gobsmacked" and "Beautiful"CBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews "Gobsmacked," playing at Broadway Playouse; and "Beautiful," playing at Cadillac Palace Theatre.
On Stage: "Lizzie" and "The Importance Of Being Earnest"CBS 2 theater critic reviews "Lizzie," playing at The Den Theatre; and "The Importance Of Being Earnest," playing at Writers Theatre.
2018 Grammy Awards: List Of Nominees In Top CategoriesCBS 2's Erin Kennedy reports.
On Stage with Chris Jones: The Minutes and White ChristmasCBS 2 goes on stage with Chris Jones featuring a new play at the Steppenwolf Theatre called 'The Minutes' and 'White Christmas' at the Cadillac Palace.
On Stage: 'Escape To Margaritaville' and '42nd Street'CBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews "Escape To 42nd Street," playing at Oriental Theatre; and "42nd Street," playing at Drury Lane Theatre.
On Stage: 'School Of Rock' and 'Dream Freaks Fall From Space'CBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews "School of Rock," playing at Cadillac Palace Theatre; and "Dream Freaks Fall From Space," playing at The Second City.
On Stage: 'Marie Christine' at BoHo Theatre and 'Newsies' at the Marriott TheatreCBS 2's Chris Jones reports.
Meet Our New Weather Intern: Jermaine Fowler"Superior Donuts" star Jermaine Fowler is trying his hand at meteorology, helping out with the Monday forecast.