12/6-7: Two staged readings of Christopher Chen’s “Into the Numbers,” about the life and suicide of Iris Chang
Saturday: The Wicker Park Choral Singers ditch the “Little Drummer Boy” in favor of Rachmaninov.
The law lines up nicely for Corboy & Demetrio in a malpractice suit
Tonight: Food, drinks, and yoga gift certificates
Tonight: Snacks and sweets from First Slice, plus art demos and music
The Whole Hog Project: The Endangered Hog Foundation rises from the ashes of Arie McFarlen’s barn.
The Chicago Public Schools have posted a mix of music by famous alumni on iTunes.
Next Theatre postpones War with the Newts, settles on Dying City.
Jon Langford and Eleventh Dream Day join forces this Sunday night to play some favorite Mekons tunes.
A layoff you might have missed: Sam Assefa.
Chicago Public Radio lays off 11 staffers, 9 from WBEZ and 2 from Vocalo
The Escorts: “Sixpence”
Tonight: See “Bad Santa,” debate its merits.
The ax falls on 11 people at WBEZ; Torey Malatia points survivors towards the Vocalo “fire escape.”
Rock for Kids Rock ‘n’ Roll Charity Auction tonight at Park West