Every summer, some of Chicago’s best actors decamp for outdoor festivals around the Midwest. Here are five alfresco crowd pleasers for every kind of traveler.
Can this 1943 musical—and a schedule packed with more Rogers and Hammerstein classics—convince a young audience to come see an opera next?
Christine Sneed’s debut novel, a riveting tale of family secrets, and new short stories from Karen Russell
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Fall is typically Chicago culture’s golden season, but this one gleams platinum. We’re welcoming a Broadway-bound musical, an art blockbuster, first-class concerts, and the final installment of a razor-sharp literary trilogy—plus new plays, dances, movies, and more, from a crop of turbocharged Chicagoans.