Behind the scenes: Bill Zwecker’s picks for this weekend

SHARE Behind the scenes: Bill Zwecker’s picks for this weekend

The much-anticipated world premiere of Rebecca Gilman’s new play “Luna Gale” goes into previews January 18th at the Goodman Theatre. The play, directed by the Goodman’s Tony Award-winning artistic director Robert Falls, is a dramatic tale about a social worker becoming deeply involved in the lives of two drug-addicted teens — accused of neglecting their infant child.

This is just but one show to see this weekend. Watch the video for more of my picks.

The Latest
Mayor Lori Lightfoot locking in endorsements ahead of the 2023 mayoral election.
Federal standards are needed to regulate driver-assisted technology, says Steven Cliff, the new head of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
The FDA will have to decide the exact recipe. But expect a combination shot that adds protection against omicron or some of its newer relatives to the original vaccine.
A man was walking to his car in the 300 block of North Avers Street when a gunman approached and demanded his belongings, according to police.
The incident occurred around 11 p.m. in the 1200 block of South Kildare Street, police said.