3 days ago

Your Chicago Curated Weekend: 12/7 – 12/10

Ya Filthy Animal Release Party @ Emporium Popups, 2367 N Milwaukee Ave, 7:00PM, 21+

Rich Jones & Vapor Eyes / Nnamdi Ogbonnaya / Yomí / Jyroscope @ Empty Bottle, 1035 N Western Ave., 8:30PM, 21+

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You Are Beautiful: Chicago Billboard Miniatures & Madman’s Eye: The Art of Mac Blackout @ Galerie F, 2415 N Milwaukee Ave., 6:00PM – 10:00PM, All Ages

Goods for Good Crafts Fair @ Wicker Park Secret Agent Supply Co., 1276 N Milwaukee Ave., Noon – 5:00PM, All Ages

Stay Positive: New Prints Now for This 2017 Opening Reception @ Rotofugi Designer Toy Store & Gallery, 2780 N Lincoln Ave., 7:00PM – 10:00PM, All Ages

Gift Good hop: A Holiday Market @ Ace Hotel, 311 N Morgan St., 10:00AM – 4:00PM, All Ages

Windy City Blues Finale @ Spertus Institute, 610 S Michigan Ave., 3:00PM – 5:00PM

    Your Chicago Curated Weekend: 12/7 - 12/10
    Winter has finally reared its chilly head. There is frost on the ground, temps are dipping below freezing, and the wind is as biting as ever. Luckily there is just so much to do in the city that it's easy to ignore all this cumbersome weather and just have a great time!
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4 days ago

Updated 4 days ago

Sick of the same old gifts?

826CHI’s Goods for Good Craft Fair @ 1276 N. Milwaukee Ave., Saturday, December 9, 12-5pm. You can find more information here,

    Sick of the same old gifts?
    Gift-giving season is upon us, and with it the existential dread that comes with finding the perfect present. In our modern age of two-day shipping, free returns, and constant stream of transactions, there's not much sanctity nor surprise left when it comes to shopping for others.
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  • Mute Mute Me

    No. Give me the same ole gift of cash. I never get sick of cash!

4 days ago

Goodman’s A Christmas Carol Carries On Great Chicago Tradition for 40th Year

A Christmas Carol continues at Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn St., through December 31. The play runs 130 minutes with one intermission. Performances are Wednesday-Sunday. Buy tickets for $25 to $112 online or by calling 312-4.43-3800.

    Goodman's A Christmas Carol Carries On Great Chicago Tradition for 40th Year
    The Christkindlmarket has opened, the first weekend of Zoolights has come and gone, the Songs of Good Cheer holiday sing-along shows start at Old Town School of Folk Music next week, and A Christmas Carol is playing at the Goodman Theatre - the holiday season has started in Chicago!
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6 days ago

Updated 5 days ago

Fresh Start To Your Week: 12/4 – 12/6

The Flat Five Fall Freak Out Residency @ The Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia Ave., 7:00PM – 9:00PM, 21+

Deathscribe X @ Lincoln Hall, 2424 N Lincoln Ave., 8:00PM, 18+

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Crampus Holiday Market @ Emporium Arcade Bar Logan Square, 2363 N Milwaukee Ave., 6:00PM -11:00PM 21+

Tuesday Funk #111 @ Hopleaf, 5148 N Clark St., 7:30PM – 10:00PM, 21+

A Babely Bazaar: Holidaze Edition @ Slippery Slope, 2357 N Milwaukee Ave., 8:00PM – 11:00PM

After Work: MICHA @ The Robey, 2022 W North Ave., 6:00PM – 7:00PM, 21+

    Fresh Start To Your Week: 12/4 - 12/6
    It feels so odd to be complain about the warm weather this late into the year. But after looking at the rest of this week's forecast, it seems those complaints will take a turn an be about how appropriately old it is! So before the frosty temps scare you inside, let go out and enjoy...
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6 days ago

Breath Boom at Eclipse Theatre Reveals the Violence and Dreams of a Bronx Girl Gang

...Megastasis. Breath Boom runs two hours plus an intermission and continues at the Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport, through December 17. Tickets are $30 for performances Thursday-Sunday. Buy them online or by...

    Breath Boom at Eclipse Theatre Reveals the Violence and Dreams of a Bronx Girl Gang
    Kia Corthron's play, Breath Boom, makes us think twice about the nature of gender and violence. The tense and sometimes brutal story focuses on a Bronx girl gang and the beatings they inflict on each other and occasionally gives us a glimpse of their dreams. The cast of 10 women (one man appears occasionally) move...
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Dec 03

Remy Bumppo’s Puff: Believe It or Not Satirizes French Salons and Modern Hype

Puff: Believe It or Not by Remy Bumppo Theatre continues at the Greenhouse Theater Center, 2257 N. Lincoln Ave., through January 7. See it Wednesday-Sunday. Buy tickets for $42.50 to $52.50 online or by calling 773-404-7336. The play runs 2.5 hours including one intermission.

    Remy Bumppo's Puff: Believe It or Not Satirizes French Salons and Modern Hype
    Puff: Believe It or Not by Remy Bumppo Theatre is a smart, funny poke in the eye of the contemporary affection for fake news and hype about nothing, set in an 1840s Parisian drawing room. The character who is a stand-in for our moral outrage is Albert d'Angremont, a cavalry officer recently returned from five...
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Nov 30

Firebrand Theatre’s Lizzie Is Delicious Rock-and-Roll Catharsis

Lizzie runs through Sunday, December 17, at the Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee. Performances are Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm, and Sundays at 3pm. Lizzie will also...

    Firebrand Theatre's Lizzie Is Delicious Rock-and-Roll Catharsis
    Sitting in the audience at the thoroughly impeccable Chicago premiere of Lizzie, it is easy to forget that this production is also the Chicago premiere of the newly christened Firebrand Theatre. Defining themselves as the nation's first female-centric, Equity musical theater company, their work arrives with perfect timing at the Den Theatre like a ferociously...
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Nov 30

Your Chicago Curated Weekend: 11/30 – 12/3

Tommy’s Planet (The Room) @ Emporium Popups, 2363 N Milwaukee Ave., Thursday and Friday 5:00PM – 2:00AM & Saturday Noon – 3:00AM, 21+

Bridgeport Does The Last Waltz @ Co-Prosperity Sphere, 3219 S Morgan St., 7:00PM – 11:00PM

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Bitchin Bajas @ The Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont Ave., 8:30PM, 21+

Bad Plays by Great Authors @ Tuta Theatre Salon, 4670 N Manor Ave., 7:00PM – 10:00PM

2017 Bloodshot Holiday Pop-Up Shop @ Bloodshot Records, 3039 W Irving Park Rd., Noon – 7:00PM, All Ages

5th Annual KrampusFest @ Martyrs’, 3855 N Lincoln Ave., Noon – 8:00PM, All Ages

Made in Chicago Market @ Local 130 Plumbers Union Hall, 1340 W Washington Blvd., 11:00AM – 5:00PM

The Chicago Philharmonic @ Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central Park Ave., 1:00PM – 5:00PM, All Ages

    Your Chicago Curated Weekend: 11/30 - 12/3
    It's unavoidable now. December is here and the holiday festivities are in full swing! So instead of lamenting the same old Christmas music and shining decorations, embrace it in this amazing city we are so lucky to be in. This weeks picks are full of holiday cheer and a little pit of Krampus/Wiseau.
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Nov 27

Fresh Start to Your Week: 11/27 – 11/29

The Flat Five Fall Freak Out Residency @ The Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia Ave., 7:00PM, 21+

Come to the Cabaret: A Book Release Party and Cabaret Show @ Davenports, 1383 N Milwaukee Ave., 8:00PM

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Emily Blue / Fay Ray / Byzmuti @ Emporium Arcade Bar Wicker Park, 1366 N Milwaukee Ave, 8:00PM, 21+

Holiday Market @ Lincoln Park Zoo, 2001 N Clark St., 6:30PM – 10:00PM, All Ages

Emily Haines & The Soft Skeleton @ Thalia Hall, 1807 S Allport St., 7:00PM, 17+

Hopped Up Tap Takeover with Revolution Brewing & Hop Butcher @ House of Blues, 329 N Dearborn St., 5:00PM, 21+

After Work: Sam Trump @ The Robey, 2022 W North Ave., 6:00PM – 8:00PM, 21+

Author Conversation: Carmen Maria Machado & Gina Frangello @ Women & Children First Bookstore, 5233 N Clark St., 7:30PM – 8:30PM

    Fresh Start to Your Week: 11/27 - 11/29
    I'm sure that most people's Thanksgiving weekend was filled with family gatherings, online and in store shopping sprees, and plenty of good cheer! Let's keep the great feeling of the holidays going with the begining of this week with some music, readings, crafts, and a few drinks.
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Nov 21

The Minutes at Steppenwolf Is a Satire of Small Town Politics—and a Modern Morality Play

The Minutes runs 100 minutes and continues at Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted, through January 7. Performances are Tuesday-Sunday. Buy tickets for $20-$105 online or by calling 312-335-1650.

    The Minutes at Steppenwolf Is a Satire of Small Town Politics-and a Modern Morality Play
    Steppenwolf Theatre's world premiere of The Minutes by Tracy Letts takes place during a small town city council meeting. It's a satire of small-town politics, individual grievances and so much more. Viewed totally, it's an example of theater at its best. Entertaining, thought-provoking, puzzling, conversation-starting. Steppenwolf bills it as a comedy and the opening night...
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Nov 20

Hellcab: A Chicago Holiday Story But Not Your Mother’s Christmas Carol

One of the pleasures of Hellcab is the litany of Chicago lore and locations, past and present, that color every interaction. A ride to Bridgeport, a diner at Melrose and Broadway, Mercy Hospital, the Wooden Nickel Lounge at Wilson and Broadway. And “how about those Bulls?”

Hellcab by the Agency Theater Collective runs 90 minutes with no intermission. You can see it through December 17 at the Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. Performances are Thursday-Sunday and tickets are pay what you can, with $5-$30 suggested. Buy tickets online or call 773-697-3830.

    Hellcab: A Chicago Holiday Story But Not Your Mother's Christmas Carol
    The set is an old taxi. That's all. An old Checker taxi, number 4538, with an Illinois license plate. The top is removed and its back wheels are on blocks. But the headlights and turn signals work. Written by Will Kern and directed by Sommer Austin, Hellcab, a Chicago holiday classic, is being staged at...
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Nov 17

Chicago Bites: Traveler’s Delights

1020 W. Madison St.

    Chicago Bites: Traveler's Delights
    It's too cold. All you want to do is eat everything and sleep. And maybe go see Lady Bird. But Thanksgiving beckons, and you have to put actual pants on to visit family. The silver lining to traveling from Chicago is that you'll always have some tasty bites to get you through the journey.
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Nov 16

Your Chicago Curated Weekend: 11/16 – 11/19

Chicago Art Book Fair 2017 @ Chicago Athletic Association Hotel, 12 S Michigan Ave., Various Times

Vinyl Emergency Podcast Live Taping: Lydia Loveless @ Pinwheel Records, 1722 W 18th St., 4:30PM – 6:00PM, all ages

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Drink N’ Draw @ ii Designer Toy Store & Gallery, 2780 N Lincoln Ave., 7:00PM – 9:00PM, 21+

Chicago Food Depository Benefit @ Bric-a-Brac Records, 3156 W Diversey Ave., 5:30PM – 8:30PM, all ages

Body Love Live @ Coalition Impact, 405 W. Superior, 6:00PM – 8:30PM

MSI After Hours: Naughty or Nice @ Museum of Science and Industry, 5700 S Lake Shore Dr., 7:00PM – 10:00PM, 21+

Pool Holograph/mtvghosts/Ex Okays/Gal Gun @ Shuga Records, 1272 N Milwaukee Ave., 4:30PM – 6:00PM, all ages

Hot Chip DJ Set @ Smart Bar, 3730 N Clark St., 8:00PM, 21+

JC Brooks Band/ DeRobert & The Half-Truths/The Right Now/DJRC @ 1st Ward at Chop Shop, 2033 W North Ave., 8:00PM, 18+

SATURDAY & SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 18th & 19th

Randolph Street Holiday Market @ Plumber’s Hall, 1340 W Washington Blvd., 10:00AM – 5:00PM

The Funky Brunch @ Headquarters Beercade, 213 W Institute Pl., Noon – 8:00PM, 21+

    Your Chicago Curated Weekend: 11/16 - 11/19
    The holiday season is definitely here as it's the first weekend of Lincoln Park Zoo's Holiday Lights (for members and their guests only) andall the decorations begin to fill out stores and event themes all over the city. So why not go out and enjoy the slightly early festivities and check out everything else Chicago...
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Nov 14

Less Could Be More at an Otherwise Outstanding Second Edition of the Chicago Architecture Biennial

...Architecture Biennial opened to generally positive remarks this past September. Headquartered at the Cultural Center (78 E. Washington), the Biennial spans all four floors of the building, occupies space at several satellite venues...

    Less Could Be More at an Otherwise Outstanding Second Edition of the Chicago Architecture Biennial
    The second edition of the Chicago Architecture Biennial opened to generally positive remarks this past September. Headquartered at the Cultural Center (78 E. Washington), the Biennial spans all four floors of the building, occupies space at several satellite venues, and was presented for the first time in alignment with Expo Chicago, the city's premier art fair....
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