Rick Bayless stops by The Interview Show this week.
Planning this wintery week? Here are some recommendations for November 30-December 3:
Vintner Mark Tarlov and sommelier Joseph Spellman host Down the Rabbit Hole
, a night of wine and literary discussion at City Winery (1200 W. Randolph). On the docket: The Odyssey
, Alice in Wonderland
, and wine from Tarlov's vineyard, Chapter 24. 7 PM
Join cartoonist Lyra Hill at the Museum of Contemporary Art (220 E. Chicago) as she leads "Moon Moods,"
an interactive performance of a lunar ritual. 6 PM
This special Tuesday-night edition of Mark Bazer's talk show, The Interview Show
, features chef Rick Bayless (Frontera, etc), pro wrestler Colt Cabana, and Mick Dumke (Chicago Sun-Times
) all gabbing and drinking on stage at the Hideout (1354 W. Wabansia). 6:30 PM
The Lincoln Park Zoo's annual holiday light display, ZooLights, is already blazing, but tonight's a chance to enjoy the show avec
beer at BrewLights
. Local distributor Louis Glunz offers 12 seasonal samplings, including Anchor Christmas Ale, Delirium Noël, and Stiegl Goldbräu. Please don't serve the lions. 5:30-10 PM
The East Room (2828 W. Medill) hosts a Planned Parenthood Benefit
featuring comedy from Reena Calm, Ali Clayton, Nickolas Rouley, Kristin Clifford, and Natalie Jose to raise funds for reproductive health. 9 PM
Devin King and Patrick Durgin curated the Festival of Poets Theater
, a four-day festival at Sector 2337 (2337 N. Milwaukee) featuring performances, screenings, and readings of works written for the stage by poets. Wed-Fri 7 PM, Sat 2:30 and 7 PM
Throw on some skates, try a twirl, and enjoy Chicago's winter wonderland at the McCormick Tribune Ice Rink
(Michigan and Madison).
For more stuff to do this week—and every day—check out our Agenda page.