Upcoming events and recommendations from our listings coordinator
Wakandacon returns for its second year with programming to reimagine Black futures in fictional universes and beyond.
Free admission to the Adler Planetarium, “Saturday Night Live: the Experience,” and more goings-on November 13-16
Also, 12 museums are offering free admission for CPS students this week.
Eclipse viewing parties at the Adler Planetarium and more Chicago spots on August 21
Anthony Janas makes sound art by sailing a boat, Fiesta del Sol celebrates ten years of its house-music festival, and more.
Burgers and Beer 5K, Summer Night Market, and more happenings from July 18-21.
An Adler astronomer embarks Friday on Galaxy Ride—a 300-mile bike trip/science roadshow across the state of Illinois to Saint Louis.
Ghetto-house pioneer DJ Funk releases a career retrospective, the Adler mashes up stars with rock stars, and more.
Whatever else George Lucas’s proposed museum is, it’s a vanity project, something its predecessors were not.
The 13th international Domitor conference, for scholars and fans of early filmmaking, takes place at U. of C. and Northwestern University from Saturday through Wednesday.
Certain movies are best appreciated in a pitch-black room.
What the Adler Planetarium space shows teach us about moviegoing in general
Previewing a multimedia event presented by the Film Studies Center
What lies at the bottom of Lake Michigan: historic shipwrecks and (maybe) perserved corpses