The fourth annual Afrofuturist Weekend comes to Elastic Arts from Friday, October 22, through Sunday, October 24, with evening programs on Friday and Saturday and daytime programs on Saturday and Sunday. The festival’s organizers describe it as a “celebration of Black artists making forward-looking work that envisions radically positive futures for Black people,” and in […]
A glimpse at how stand-ups coped during the pandemic and made their triumphant return to telling jokes again.
The table is set this month with theater world premieres, dance works in progress, and comedy with cured meat.
Electronic musician Angel Marcloid drops a new collage barrage as Fire-Toolz, Groove Cafe releases a compilation to benefit rebuilding efforts in Puerto Rico, and more.
“Endless Summer” at the MCA and more goings-on 3/19-3/22
The Lincoln Lodge’s Christmas Feztacular and more goings-on about town the week of 12/18-12/21
Andrew Bird at Fourth Presbyterian Church, and more goings-on about town the week of December 11-14.
Nasty Women Art Chicago, Osama Alomar, and more happenings from May 5-7.
Olivia Block, Vintage Garage Chicago, and more happenings from April 21-23.
Scott Simon discusses his book My Cubs, Pop Culture Happy Hour, and more happenings from April 10-13
The Windy City Rollers’ Juanna Rumble Cup, The NoSleep Podcast live, and more happenings from February 24-26
Self-Care as Warfare, First Bites Bash, and more happenings from January 23-26
Ian’s Party, The Interview Show viewing party, and more happenings from January 6-8.
Soup & Bread, 50 First Jokes, Smudged Lipstick Revue, and more happenings from January 3-5
A Very Ladylike Christmas, Logan Square Holiday Farmers Market, and more happenings from December 19-22