The state of the church—as a billion Catholics wait to be told who their next leader is.
With Lee Wolen at the helm of the Peninsula Hotel’s new restaurant, dinner is opulent—and wonderful.
What’s on the Reader’s Agenda for Thursday, March 7, 2013.
Dan asks the experts about the risks and benefits of chastity belts.
Blues guitarist Eddie C. Campbell needs help getting home after a heart attack and stroke on the road in Germany.
Jeopardy’s annual Tournament of Champions wrapped up last week and I’m pleased to report that two good things happened. First, the victor, 29-year-old Colby Burnett, is from Chicago (sort of—he teaches at Fenwick High School in Oak Park). He also has no control over his eyebrows or finger guns, and those fuckers are loaded. More […]
A little story about a coldhearted town
On the frustrating career of an Israeli filmmaker who chronically doubts his better instincts
The After Party performance series at Steppenwolf Theatre’s Garage space
Costarring Herve Villechaize, a moonwalking valley girl, and a nunchaku-wielding break-dancer
The International Voices Project at Victory Gardens Theater
Steppenwolf Theatre’s annual showcase Garage Rep fills in the genre blanks.
Rose Laws reads from her new memoir, Gold Coast Madam, at After-Words Thursday night.
A driving, extroverted song from the forthcoming electric album by Malian singer Rokia Traore