Things to do this Halloween
Even the most hard-core Harry Potter fans can suffer from wizard fatigue these days. What started as a seven-book series has exploded into theme parks, spin-off movies, and a flood of ill-advised J.K. Rowling tweets. (Please, someone, change her password.) But just when all seems lost, wizard-rock band Harry & the Potters return to save […]
Just because you can append more films to a bankable franchise doesn’t mean you should.
Carli Blanco shot herself to death at 14, highlighting the growing teen suicide risk.
Harry Potter Trivia and more goings-on March 5-8.
“USS Callister,” the best episode of Black Mirror‘s fourth season, is a Star Trek parody that serves as a parable about the dangers of the angry online fanboy.
Hip-hop artist Noname, the Annoyance Theatre’s Steamworks: The Musical, and more recommended events for New Year’s Eve in Chicago
Erotic Harry Potter fan fiction, the case of a missing Georgia beauty queen, and other best bets for the Chicago Podcast Festival.
City Lit Theater’s Books on the Chopping Block pop-up and other local events draw attention to the year’s most challenged works.
Also, a Toronto-to-Chicago flight was grounded after a fake bomb was found in a passenger’s luggage.
Hogwarts-themed festivities begin in the lounge at 10 PM on February 3 and February 4.
A Harry Potter debate and a hard-hitting drama are among this week’s best bets.
Fed Up Fest, Chicago Poetry Block Party, and more happenings from July 29-31.
Samuel L. Jackson costars as George Washington Williams, a human rights champion turned into comic relief.
Beautiful, Fallen Angels, and 16 more new and notable shows, more holiday fare included.