TALK: Hear local architects Jeanne Gang, Stanley Tigerman, and artist Amanda Williams discuss city’s evolving architectural legacy on the eve of the inaugural Chicago Architecture Biennial.
TALK: See ensemble members of the acclaimed theater company, including new Artistic Director Anna D. Shapiro and director, adaptor and actor Frank Galati, discuss where Steppenwolf is going next. (Expect plenty of details about the fall season.)
PERFORMANCE: Watch the first public stage reading of upcoming play East of Eden.
TALK: Join the conversation as the author of best-selling thriller Gone Girl reveals how she creates nail-biting plots and complex characters—plus gives a peek at what she's working on now.
PERFORMANCE: Hear Flynn read from her latest work before hosting a book signing. The first 100 attendees to purchase tickets will receive a complimentary Gillian Flynn novel curtesy of Celebrity Cruises.
TALK: Hear acclaimed standup comedians Pete Holmes, Liza Treyger, and Kyle Kinane, who honed their chops at the fabled Chicago showcase, talk about their roads to funny (and their upcoming projects).
PERFORMANCE: Check out new pieces by Holmes, Treyger, and Kinane.
Each ticket to “An Evening With Angel Olsen” will give you access to a complimentary cocktail party featuring Vitani and Tito's Handmade Vodka cocktails in addition to 90+ Cellars wine, presented by Celebrity Cruises.
TALK: Join the indie-rock singer/songwriter as she discusses her latest work, Midwestern influences, upcoming projects, and more. (She'll be taking questions.)
PERFORMANCE: Experience Olsen and her band play an intimate set from her most recent LP, Burn Your Fire For No Witness.