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THEATER REVIEW Jane Eyre

Playwright: Christina Calvit from Charlotte Bronte's novel. At: Lifeline Theatre, 6912 N. Glenwood Ave. Tickets: 773-761-4477; www.lifelinetheatre.com; $40. Runs through: Oct. 26

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MUSICAL REVIEW A Kurt Weill Cabaret

Arrangements and music direction: Jeremy Ramey. At: Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre at No Exit Cafe, 6970 N. Glenwood Ave. Tickets: 800-595-4849 or www.theo-u.org; $25-$29. Runs through Oct. 19

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Rogers Park Taco Crawl

You can register and pick up your punch card on October 2nd at Fonda Doña Chio at 6906 N. Clark St. from 4 to 6 p.m. The Crawl end at 7 p.m.

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Sounds of autumn: A 2014 music preview

- Haymarket Opera Company presents Scarlotti’s first opera, “Gli Equivoci nel Sembiante” on Oct. 24 and 25 at Mayne Stage, 1328 W. Morse Ave. See haymarketopera.org.

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...season opener at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 2 at Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Ave. Countertenor Xavier Sabata, a Barcelona native, makes his Chicago debut in a concert described by...

...Sun King,” presented by Elements Contemporary Ballet at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park, 201 E. Randolph St. “The Sun King” is based on the life of King Louis XIV of France and...

...competitions for chamber pieces written by living composers. The new season opens at International House, 1414 E. 59th St., on Sun., Nov. 9 at 3 p.m. On the program: Mozart’s Quartet No...

The Sunday Hyde Park concerts are followed by another performance on Tuesday nights at the Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E Chestnut St. Their 2015 season continues with performances in February, March, May and June. Visit thechicagoensemble.org.

...and Ulher on trumpet, radio, and found objects. At the Bergman Gallery, Cobb Hall 418, 5811 S. Ellis Ave. Free. For more information on this and other Renaissance Society concerts, visit renaissancesociety.org...

...the South Loop music series is a relatively new offering of the Second Presbyterian Church, 1936 S. Michigan Ave. Concerts are a taut 60 minutes without intermission, and this national landmark church offers tours...

The PianoForte Foundation, now at 1335 S. Michigan Ave., is regularly abuzz with piano performances, although its beautiful yet frustratingly incomplete website makes it hard to learn what’s coming up.

For tickets to CSO, Symphony Center Presents, or Civic Orchestra of Chicago concerts, call 312-294-3000 or visit cso.org. Concerts take place at Symphony Center, 220 S Michigan Ave.

Lyric’s performances take place at the Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker Dr. For tickets or information (including the rest of the season which concludes with “The Passenger” by Mieczyslaw Weinberg in March 2015), visit lyricopera.org or call 312-332-2244.

The Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph Dr. hosts numerous performances. On Monday, Nov. 20 at 7:30 p.m. Nicholas Kraemer leads...

Many free concerts are offered at the Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington St., including the lunchtime Chamber Mondays and Dame Myra Hess series on Wednesdays. Both begin their events at 12:15 p.m. See cityofchicago.org and go to the Chicago Cultural Center page.

- Chicago Folks Operetta presents “Operetta in Exile” on Oct., 21 at 7:30 p.m. at Stage 773 on 1225 W. Belmont Ave. Visit chicagofolksoperetta.org.

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Beat Latino: Agenda Alterlatina

Dónde: Mayne Stage, 1328 W. Morse Ave.

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Dónde: Cultura in Pilsen, 1900 S. Carpenter

Dónde: Subterranean Cabaret, 2011 W. North Ave., 2do. piso

Dónde: Schuba’s Tavern, 3159 N. Southport Ave.

Dónde: Old Town School of Folk Music, 4545 Lincoln Ave.

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Beat Latino: Agenda Alterlatina

Dónde: Mayne Stage, 1328 W. Morse Ave.

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Dónde: Cultura in Pilsen, 1900 S. Carpenter

Dónde: Subterranean Cabaret, 2011 W. North Ave., 2do. piso

Dónde: Schuba’s Tavern, 3159 N. Southport Ave.

Dónde: Old Town School of Folk Music, 4545 Lincoln Ave.

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Teen boy critically wounded, girl shot in South Side attack among 8 wounded

...old man suffered a minor graze wound to his left hand about noon in the 6900 block of North Greenview Avenue, Police News Affairs Officer Janel Sedevic said. The man declined to be taken to the...

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A 23-year-old man was wounded in the Englewood neighborhood about 1:20 a.m. The man was on a porch in the 5800 block of South Sangamon Avenue when someone shot him, according to police. The man was taken to Saint Bernard Hospital and Healthcare Center.

In an earlier, unrelated attack on the east edge of Garfield Park, a 17-year-old boy was shot in the 100 block of North Homan Avenue about 8 p.m., Sweeney said. The teen was wounded in the calf and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in good condition.

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Philly's Best Sports Bar; Four More Peet's; More Openings

...opening the first of its "new model" today—a sports bar. The first spot, at 6800 N. Sheridan in Rogers Park, features a "fry bar," TVs, a patio, and hopes to serve beer...

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LAKEVIEW/SOUTH LOOP/RIVER NORTH—The Peet's Coffee and Tea takeover continues as four more are slated to open next week. Look for them at 3025 N. Clark, 41 E. 8th, 600 N. Kingsbury, and 1328 S. Halsted. [Crains]

LAKEVIEW/SOUTH LOOP/RIVER NORTH—The Peet's Coffee and Tea takeover continues as four more are slated to open next week. Look for them at 3025 N. Clark, 41 E. 8th, 600 N. Kingsbury, and 1328 S. Halsted. [Crains]

LAKEVIEW/SOUTH LOOP/RIVER NORTH—The Peet's Coffee and Tea takeover continues as four more are slated to open next week. Look for them at 3025 N. Clark, 41 E. 8th, 600 N. Kingsbury, and 1328 S. Halsted. [Crains]

LAKEVIEW/SOUTH LOOP/RIVER NORTH—The Peet's Coffee and Tea takeover continues as four more are slated to open next week. Look for them at 3025 N. Clark, 41 E. 8th, 600 N. Kingsbury, and 1328 S. Halsted. [Crains]

...of a new storefront kitchen, The Big State.  Located in the former Gaudi Cafe space (624 N. Ashland), the small menu offers a handful of classic Chicago street food coupled with more adventurous...

EAST GARFIELD PARK—Crazy Bird Chicken, a chicken joint from barbecue legend Larry Tucker, has quietly been open for a month at 1138 S. California. [Reader]

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The 18 Best Pizzas In Chicago, 2014 Edition

JB Alberto’s is located at 1326 W Morse Ave.

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Lina’s Pizza is located at 3132 S. Morgan St.

Ceres Table is located at 3124 N Broadway.

Pizza Castle is located at 3256 W. 55th St.

Boiler Room is located at 2210 N. California Ave.

Macello’s is located at 1235 West Lake Street.

Stella Barra is located at 1954 N Halsted.

Geneo’s is located at 2945 W. 59th St.

Pizza Art Cafe is located at 4658 N. Rockwell St.

Falco’s Pizza is located at 2806 W. 40th Pl.

Medici on 57th is located at 1327 E. 57th St.

Cleo's is located at 1935 W. Chicago Ave.

Floriole is located at 1220 W Webster Ave.

Fox’s Beverly Pub is located at 9956 S. Western Ave.

Santullo’s is located at 1943 W. North Ave.

Flo & Santos is located at 1310 S. Wabash Ave.

Chicago Pizza and Oven Grinder Co. is located at 2121 N. Clark St.

Exchequer is located at 226 S. Wabash Ave.

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Police Increase Patrols on Morse Avenue After Summer Shootings

Khan Riaz has owned and managed Sub Brothers, at 1417 W. Morse Ave., for the past 18 years.

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Hyde Park & Kenwood

Crews spent the day filming interior scenes of television comedy “Sirens” at 1019 E. Hyde Park Blvd.

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Theater events: Gift Theatre premieres ‘Bethany'

...new revue "A Kurt Weill Cabaret" beginning previews Friday, Sept. 19, at No Exit Cafe, 6970 N. Glenwood Ave., Chicago. The show, directed by Fred Anzevino, includes "Threepenny Opera" and "Mahagonny Songspiel" selections as...

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...Paul D'Addario star. Previews begin at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, at 4802 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago. The show opens Oct. 2. $20-$30. (773) 283-7071 or thegifttheatre.org...

...them announces she is pregnant. Performances continue through Oct. 12 at the Greenhouse Theater Center, 2257 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago. (773) 404-7336 or greenhousetheater.org or route66theatre.org...

...Previews began Friday, Sept. 19, at 4041 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, for Filament Theatre's Midwest premiere of "The Monster in the Hall." David Grieg...

...show, directed by Fred Anzevino, includes "Threepenny Opera" and "Mahagonny Songspiel" selections as well as Broadway and Hollywood tunes. It opens Monday, Sept. 22. (800) 595-4849 or theo-u.org...

...m. Saturday, Sept. 20, and Sept. 26 and 27 at Holy Covenant United Methodist Church, 925 W. Diversey St., Chicago. Admission is free. From the readings, audiences will select their favorite work, which Artemisa...

...s Words contest Saturday, Sept. 20, and Sunday, Sept. 21, at the Center on Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted St., Chicago. The finalists include Pat Montley's "Kali Dances"; Laura Jones' "Creative Nonfiction"; Jan O...

• Zoe Schwartz, Joseph Schupbach and Laura McKenzie team up for the sketch comedy show "Totally Cute!" running Friday, Sept. 19, through Sunday, Sept. 21, at Gorilla Tango Theatre, 1919 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago. (773) 598-4549 or gorillatango.com.

...Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn St., Chicago, remounts its 2013 world premiere of Noah Haidle's "Smokefall," this time in the...

• Idle Muse Theatre Company's version of "The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde," adapted from Robert Louis Stevenson's novel by Jeffrey Hatcher, opens Saturday, Sept. 20, at Rivendell Theatre, 5779 N. Ridge Ave., Chicago. (773) 340-9438 or idlemuse.org.

...City Theatre's second production for children 5 and younger, opens Saturday, Sept. 20, at 2933 N. Southport Ave., Chicago. Written and created by artistic director Ernie Nolan, the play is about a party...

...Kinky Boots") and Karen Mason ("Mamma Mia"), perform Monday, Sept. 22, at City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph St., Chicago, as part of Launching FWD! the inaugural event for the newly created FWD Theatre...

...presents the Chicago premiere of the political thriller, which begins previews Tuesday, Sept. 23, at 615 W. Wellington Ave., Chicago. Associate artistic director Nick Bowling directs the production, which stars Kyle Hatley as Danny...

...in 2006. Performances begin Tuesday, Sept. 23, at the Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place, 175 E. Chestnut St., Chicago. (800) 775-2000 or broadwayinchicago.com...

...is at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 23, at the Arts Club of Chicago, 201 E. Ontario St., Chicago. Admission is free, but registration is required. See prairie.org...

...opera using African music and storytelling. This performance at the Skyline Stage on Navy Pier, 800 E. Grand Ave., Chicago, marks the company's Chicago debut. It runs Thursday, Sept. 25, to Sunday, Sept...

...production of Anton Chekhov's "The Proposal" continues Fridays through Oct. 3 at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago. The play about a young man's attempts to propose to his beloved is...

...anonymous donor has donated $100,000 to the Raven Theatre, a respected storefront company at 6157 N. Clark St., Chicago. "In my judgment," the donor wrote, "Raven Theatre has been taking the kind of...

• Tickets are now available for Commedia Beauregard's last production of "A Klingon Christmas Carol," running Dec. 4 to 21 at the Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport Ave., Chicago. Order by Oct. 3 and receive a 20 percent discount. (773) 935-6875 or cbtheatre.org.

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Beat Latino: La Yegros

Dónde: Mayne Stage, 1328 W. Morse Ave.

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Dónde: Chop Shop, 2033 W. North Ave.

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