Like the seasons, Chicago’s live entertainment landscape is always changing. Here’s a look at what’s happening on stages across the area.
On new talk show, Jennifer Hudson will chitchat with stars, everyday people and — if she’s lucky — B.J. Armstrong
‘Oh my God, that would be cool’ if the former Bull dropped by, the singer says of her dream guest.
With more than 250 sculptures from cultures across the continent, it is the largest show to date to explore the aesthetic appreciation of these objects through the eyes of their African makers and users and to make clear that their appearance is intimately tied to their function.
Fall movie preview 2022: Tom Hanks, Viola Davis, Dwayne Johnson, Julia Roberts in films we can’t wait to see
The season’s most promising titles have us asking: How could that have happened? Who did the crime? And do we need another ‘Pinocchio’?
Fall music guide 2022: Harry Styles, Lizzo, Lil Nas X, Maneskin among the musicmakers headed to Chicago
There’s an avalanche of incredible music heading to Chicago this fall. We highlight 10 concerts you won’t want to miss.
Fall theater guide 2022: ‘Lion King,’ ‘The Notebook,’ and Destinos: Chicago International Latino Theater Festival among the highlights of the season
The curtains are going up on the Chicago area’s stages.
Riccardo Muti’s last season as music director of the CSO, and Lyric Opera’s “Don Carlo” are also among the highlights of the season.
Chicago’s impressive list of museums has something for everyone, from the explorers to the art gurus to those looking for a fun and refreshing experience. We’ve compiled a few of our favorites to check out this fall.
Fall dance preview 2022: Ukraine’s Kyiv City Ballet, Elevate Chicago Dance, Cloud Gate Theatre among season highlights
The Kyiv City Ballet undertakes its first-ever American tour Sept. 16 through Oct. 24, including performances at the Auditorium Theatre.
Big names including Chris Rock, Kevin Hart, Amy Schumer and Kevin James will be performing at the area’s clubs, theaters and arenas.
Ron Onesti, president of Onesti Entertainment, said it would be irresponsible of him to put on the festival, given that so many businesses are already stretched thin for staff.
Got your shot? Now get a beer! Or a shot! Pritzker signs law allowing bars to offer one free drink to fully vaccinated
Pritzker said the bill, which takes effect immediately, offers “our hardest-hit businesses another lifeline as we recover from the pandemic.”
Barbie announced the former first lady has become the newest doll in the brand’s “Inspiring Women” series.
The Mix: Music Box Theatre sing-along, Andrew Bird in concert, Pasion Latina and more things to do Dec. 10-16
There’s much to see and do in the week ahead.
Holiday Entertainment Guide 2020: Celebrate the season with Chicago-area theater, dance, musicmakers and more
Virtual (and some in-person) holiday happenings abound this year. Take time to support the theater/dance/music community through myriad presentations.
Like its live stage predecessors, the pre-recorded audio “Christmas Carol” is rich with compelling drama and well-drawn characters. There are real stakes, memorable performances and glorious music.
The annual showcase of “It’s a Wonderful Life” and “White Christmas” will take place at Chi-Town Movies Drive-In.
There’s much to see and do in Chicago in-person and online in the week ahead.
Holiday movie preview: 12 promising films take us everywhere from the prom to the Arctic to 1920s Chicago
During a pandemic, there’s no place like home for the holiday screenings. This season, you can watch George Clooney, Tom Hanks and (twice) Meryl Streep.
Harris is a well-known fixture in the cheerleading community and a part of “Cheer,” Netflix’s “docuseries.”
Police shut down South Side, West Side businesses over violence, go easy on clout-heavy bars downtown
Lightfoot accused of scrapping Chicago Fire Department promotion list to punish controversial City Council member
Aunt accused of throwing 3-year-old boy into water off Navy Pier. ‘Not once did [she] scream for help, call for help, ask for help.’