Christopher Pazdernik directs Matthew Lombardo’s 2017 grown-ups-only update of Dr. Seuss’s yuletide classic, How the Grinch Stole Christmas. On the outskirts of Whoville, in a modest but homey trailer, a very adult Cindy Lou Who recounts her meet-cute with the Grinch and the resulting fallout. Who’s Holiday! Through 12/26: see website for full schedule, Theater […]
The state university is the latest victim of the two-year budget stalemate.
Dr. Suess Goes to War reveals an ugly side of Theodor Seuss Dreisel.
New stuff to read from Sandra Cisneros, Harper Lee, Elizabeth Gilbert, Patti Smith, and more.
This was a transformative year for Chicago’s art world.
Local illustrator/designer Monte Beauchamp has two excellent new books out for devotees of comics and pulps.
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Monday, September 29
Here’s some more stuff you didn’t know about Dr. Seuss.
The Art of Dr. Seuss Gallery shows off Ted Geisel’s beloved characters—and his lesser-known excursions into fine art.
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Saturday, June 14
Christine Mary Dunford adapts Still Alice, Lisa Genova’s novel about early-onset Alzheimer’s, to the stage.
What’s on the Reader’s Agenda for Saturday, March 2, 2013.
Best of 2012 Countdown: Worst of 2012
A review of the new animated feature The Lorax
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue