After a year away, the Joffrey is back — online — with Bolero.
A new book on Ida B. Wells sheds light on the journalist’s subversive, change-making career — from her great-granddaughter’s perspective. Here’s what we learned.
A chance purchase at a sidewalk sale leads to a curious obsession.
Four of the streaming service’s recent original movies (Holidate, Midnight at the Magnolia, and The Princess Switch and its sequel) and one series (Emily in Paris) have major Chicago plot points. Though there is a tax incentive to film in Illinois, that’s not the reason, since most of those works were filmed out of state. … Read more
The aptly titled “Illinois” was written by a Civil War vet to promote Chicago’s bid for the 1893 World’s Fair. Surely we’ve earned an upgrade.
Lincoln Park Zoo is plugging in the psychedelic light displays again this holiday season, pandemic and all. Here’s how it’s restructuring the annual favorite.