“There’s a satisfaction in knowing that our work will survive us by generations. That’s something that makes the hair on the back of my neck stand up.” Pipe organ conservator Jeff Weiler, 62, founded what became JL Weiler, Inc. in 1983. The company’s workshop near 18th and Canal employs ten people, who work to restore, […]
UPDATE: the Thursday March 12 show has been canceled and rescheduled for Tuesday, 10/20/20 at 7 PM. It will remain at the Chicago Theatre. Tickets for March 12 will be honored for the new date. Refund information is available at point of purchase. Every member of the Grateful Dead played a vital role in the […]
The actor, comedian, author, and carpenter returns to Chicago with his latest one-man show.
WhiskyFest and more goings-on March 23-25.
On the Bobby & Phil duo tour, the two founding Grateful Dead members stripped the band’s songbook down to acoustic simplicity.
Harry Potter Trivia and more goings-on March 5-8.
Also, it’s so cold that even the Navy Pier Ferris wheel closed.
Chicago-born stand-up John Mulaney shows an angrier side at last week’s Chicago Theatre shows.
The stand-up comedian has drawn inspiration from unlikely sources.
The Rhinoceros Theater Festival and more goings-on January 12-14
Andrew Bird at Fourth Presbyterian Church, and more goings-on about town the week of December 11-14.
Jim Gaffigan, Ricky Jay, the Chicago Latino Music Festival, and more goings-on October 9-12
Steve Martin and Martin Short at the Chicago Theatre, and more happenings from October 6-8
Comedian Dwayne Kennedy, MMA fighter-turned-podcaster Brendan Schaub, and more happenings from 7/28-7/30.
Chance the Rapper at the Bud Billiken Parade, the Chicago Hot Dog Fest, and more of the month’s top events.