by Drew Hunt
At the Metro in Wrigleyville, Titus Andronicus perform in support of their latest effort, Local Business, which Miles Raymer cites for its "earnest belief in the Springsteenian ideal of transcendence and spiritual communion through the proper application of amplified guitar." Ceremony and Coffin Pricks open.
Comedian Mitch Fatel (Late Show With David Letterman, Late Night With Conan O'Brien) performs at the Improv in Schaumburg.
Profiles Theater currently has a Eugene Ionesco double feature in production at the Second Stage in Lakeview: Jack or the Submission and The Lesson, two of the absurdist playwright's most notable works.
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