Although she's probably best known for her cameo on the Peter, Bjorn, and John mega-hit "Young Folks," Canadian folkster Victoria Bergsman's released three albums of her own under the moniker Taken by Trees, including her recent third LP, Other Worlds. Watch her perform at Lincoln Hall, where she's opening for Swedish singer-songwriter Jens Lekman.
Starting tonight, bars all over the city celebrate Chicago Craft Spirits Week—stop by your local watering hole and see what's on the menu.
In an attempt to deconstruct stereotypes surrounding race and gender, Signal Ensemble Theatre presents the Against Type Project, in which notable scenes from classic plays are performed with actors that diverge from the usual types cast.
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