In What She Ate, culinary historian Laura Shapiro finds a novel way of writing a biography.
by Aimee Levitt on August 15, 2017
A locked-room experience from Escape Artistry and a foolproof improv show are among this week's best bets.
on August 16, 2017
Painter Yui Yaegashi is the subject of a solo show, and she also curates a charming supplement.
by Tal Rosenberg on August 16, 2017
Through 8/20: Wed-Fri 7:30 PM, Sat-Sun 3 and 7:30 PM (3 PM only Sun 8/6, 8/13, and 8/20); also Wed 8/2, 8/9, and 8/16, 2 PM
Steppenwolf Theatre Company, Downstairs Theater - Old Town
Through 8/20: Thu-Sat 8 PM, Sun 3 PM
Theater Wit - Lakeview
Through 8/20: Thu-Sat 7:30 PM, Sun 2 PM
Athenaeum Theatre - Lakeview
by Luca Cimarusti on August 16, 2017 at 7:00AM
by Emily Wasielewski on August 14, 2017 at 12:37PM
by Emily Wasielewski on August 11, 2017 at 12:12PM
by Ryan Smith on August 9, 2017 at 6:59PM
by Deanna Isaacs on August 9, 2017 at 2:31PM
The Great Books institution makes a move to North Central College.
by Deanna Isaacs on August 15, 2017 at 10:30PM
"The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical" and the unhinged Albee classic are among this week's best bets.
on August 10, 2017 at 10:30AM
Served in bites, The Food Show supplies just a few good tastes.
by Tony Adler on August 9, 2017 at 4:00PM
The nonprofit’s latest exhibit “River Assembly” sits atop a barge that will journey up the Chicago River.
by Kate Sierzputowski on August 9, 2017 at 2:30PM
At the Smart Museum of Art, “Jayna Zweiman: Welcome Blanket” crowdsources handmade blankets for incoming migrants.
by Aimee Levitt on August 9, 2017 at 11:30AM
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