Cook County Social Club, the improv troupe that spawned SNL's most recent addition, Tim Robinson, ends its run at iO Theater tomorrow. Don't take any chances; see them tonight.
Because summer is just as exciting for your dog as it is for you, take him to the beach. Montrose Dog Beach, Belmont Harbor Dog Beach, and Evanston Dog Beach are all open and beautiful. Then grab some beers with your best friend at the West Town Pub Crawl, open to dogs and their owners.
"In Ethiopia the performers who combine the functions of entertainer, news bearer, and cultural custodian are called azmari," writes Bill Meyer in Soundboard. "Melaku Belay, the leader of Fendika, has set out to preserve azmari tradition by collaborating with first-world musicians such as the Ex and the Debo Band." Catch Fendika's set tonight at Constellation.
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