Norman Corwin dies
Marissa Paternoster and co. played Schubas on Wednesday, October 19
At Tony Hu’s latest spot, Chairman Mao’s genocidal resumé is glossed over in favor of his love for chiles.
The somewhat haphazard Indian Boundary Park, named for a real, if short-lived, frontier
Into the eyes of babes
This week’s Chicagoan: Ilana Wein, Hyde Park Cats cofounder
Local alt-country group Relaxation Record change their name. Plus: Occupy Chicago needs musicians, Jams Dean drops a new mix tape, and more.
The First Look Repertory of New Work offers scripts in progress
Plus, the drool-inducing Russian Circles and Astrobrite returns!
The Chicago History Museum exhibits work by America’s first high-fashion designer
After two activists caused a stir at an open house, the cops got called
The serene, provocative Becoming premieres as part of Dropshift Dance’s “Push: New and Revisited Works”
Margin Call portrays the fishbowl world of high finance
Maybe they don’t believe in signs in Indiana