Amy Day honors Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Andersonville Dinner Crawl, and more happenings August 7-10
Theater Oobleck puts the lid on Baudelaire in a Box with a final installment and a marathon staging of the whole shebang.
Brenna Pierson-Tucker and Christopher Tucker’s company brings three world premieres to Links Hall.
“Past, Past, Present” includes three works reflective of the venue’s past, present, and future.
Olive Bieringa and Otto Ramstad present the group portion of their work at Links Hall.
The Links Hall festival featuring dancers Deborah Hay, Bob Eisen, and Bebe Miller, among others, runs through January 31.
The city of Chicago presents the free experimental performance series OnEdge.
Bird Lady gives us another portrait of Vivian Maier, this one in dance form.
Lucky Plush’s absurdist comedy The Queue has some fun while poised over the abyss.
The 35-year-old dance hothouse is keeping its name, though.
Chicagoans recommend a labor memoir, the Walking Dead comics, and Reggie Wilson’s work in progress
Enid Smith and Lauren Warnecke run cold and hot
Improvisation is the lifeblood of dance. It’s not seen all that often onstage, though, partly because it’s a tough sell. “There’s no safety net for the audience or the performer,” […]
COLEctive Notions—Margi Cole’s mentoring project for Dance COLEctive members—has really taken off in its second year. Working under Cole’s tutelage but free to reject her suggestions, as they made clear […]
Critics’ Choices and other notable shoes: Magda, the Bad Plus, the Snow Angels, Michael McDermott, Juiceboxxx, Hamid Drake & Michael Zerang, and more