• Madame Sata


Show: Madame Sata The story of an immensely strong drag queen in Rio in the 1930s—a legendary rebel, thief, and eventual murderer who was also generous and loyal to the limit—it describes more than an early South American Stonewall.

6:30pm, Claudia Cassidy Theater, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington St., 312-744-6630

Dinner: Cibo Matto “could pass as Spiaggia’s more playful, easygoing younger sibling,” writes Mike Sula. One of the best new Chicago restaurants of 2009.

201 N. State St., 312-239-9500, cibomatto.therestaurantsatthewit.com