Sometimes you gotta take glimmers of hope where you find them when the news is consistently horrifying. And despite all the recent anxiety-inducing bulletins about the state of live performance, there are some positive signs on the horizon. (For an in-depth view of the local scene, I’d also suggest this recent American Theatre essay by […]
A community townhall reaffirms the need for communication and representation.
Lake FX, Chicago’s weekend of workshops and events for the creative community, launched Thursday with a discussion of the “lake effect.”
The Chicago Dance Festival returns, drawing its usual maximum-capacity crowds.
Harris Theater for Music and Dance
Chicago Opera Theater is fleshing out its double bill of Ullmann and Orff with Chaplin.
Snow White gets sexed up in French choreographer Angelin Preljocaj’s contemporary version.
After a fire forced performance cancellations, the Harris Theater for Music and Dance plans to reopen this week.
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New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue
Under general director Andreas Mitisek, Chicago Opera Theater courts a new audience.