Plus: Plague Bringer’s Greg Ratajczak on music for flipping tables, Reader music editor Philip Montoro on Inuit vocal games, and more
by Philip Montoro | Nov 15, 2017
Andrzej Zulawski, director of the cult psychodrama Possession, debuted with this savage tale of World War II.
by Ben Sachs | Nov 16, 2017
Irish playwright Martin McDonagh wrote and directed this parable of vengeance in a small town.
by Andrea Gronvall | Nov 16, 2017
A history of the bitter, nearly 200-year rivalry between Chicago and the rest of Illinois—and how it's become so tilted in the city's favor that some downstaters want to secede.
Dockless bike-share companies want to dock in Chicago
Low-profile sushi spot Raisu raises the bar for raw fish
“Why did it happen?” is the central question in Julia Rhoads and Leslie Buxbaum Danzig’s dance-theater piece, where “it” is a moving target.
by Oliver Sava | Nov 16, 2017
There's a raft of recommended new plays this week.
by Tony Adler, Justin Hayford, Jack Helbig, Dan Jakes, Marissa Oberlander, Dmitry Samarov | Nov 16, 2017
The animosity between Illinois's largest city and its smaller towns is almost as old as the state itself.
by Edward McClelland | Nov 15, 2017
by Aimee Levitt on November 17, 2017 at 6:40PM
by Ben Sachs on November 17, 2017 at 3:57PM
by Steve Heisler on November 17, 2017 at 3:39PM
by Peter Margasak on November 17, 2017 at 2:55PM
by Kate Shepherd on November 17, 2017 at 6:00AM
Through 11/19: Wed-Fri 7:30 PM, Sat 3 and 7:30 PM, Sun 3 PM, Tue 7:30 PM
Victory Gardens Theater - Lincoln Park
Through 11/18: Thu-Sat 7:30 PM
Pulaski Park Field House - West Town/Noble Square
Through 11/18: Thu-Sat 8 PM
Trap Door Theatre - Wicker Park/Bucktown