10 hours ago
Waiting for Godot continues at Chicago Shakespeare Theater, 700 E. Grand Ave., through June 3. Tickets are $66-88 for performances Tuesday-Sunday. There will be two performances on May 26, 31 and June 2.
2 days ago
2001: A Space Odyssey in 70MM – 50th Anniversary @ Music Box Theatre, 3733 N Southport Ave., Various times, All Ages
Scott Ligon’s Organ Freakout @ FitzGerald’s Nightclub, 6615 W Roosevelt Rd., 7:00pm, 21+This article has 7 other Chicago locations (Show)
Per·i·pa·tet·ic Works by Caroline Liu @ The Silver Room, 1506 E 53rd St, 6:00pm – 9:00pm, All Ages
Spectacle Release Party with Megan Rose Gedris @ Challengers, 1845 N Western Ave., 7:00pm, All Ages
Lo Rez CBW 2018 Day Party @ Lo Rez Brewing, 2101 S Carpenter St, 1:00pm – 7:00pm, 21+
Hidden In Plain Sight @ All Star Press, 2775 N Milwaukee Ave., 6:00pm – 10:00pm, All Ages
Bangers & Lace and Solemn Oath Brewery Are Having A Street Fest @ Bangers & Lace, 1670 W Division St, Noon – 10:00pm, 21+
50/50: Beach Bunny, The Evening Attraction, Hala, The Slaps @ Chop Shop, 2033 W North Ave., 5:00pm – 10:00pm, All Ages
Sun Cop / Wavy ID / Cool Pollution / Daysee @ Empty Bottle, 1035 N Western Ave, 8:30pm, 21+
4 days ago
The Originalist continues at Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave., through June 10. Running time is 100 minutes with no intermission. Buy tickets for $44-74 for performances Wednesday-Sunday. Phone 773-753-4472 for info. Find more about Court’s discussion series on The Originalist here.
5 days ago
Refrigerator by First Floor Theater continues through June 9 at the Den Theatre, 1333 N Milwaukee. The play runs about 100 minutes with no intermission. Tickets are $10-20 for performances Thursday-Sunday.
5 days ago
2001: A Space Odyssey in 70MM – 50th Anniversary @ Music Box Theatre, 3733 N Southport Ave, Various Times
Ladylike @ Cafe Mustache, 2313 N Milwaukee Ave., 8:00pm, 21+This article has 7 other Chicago locations (Show)
Slide Show @ The Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia Ave, 7:00pm, 21+
Sun Ra Birthday Celebration @ Rootwork Gallery, 645 W 18th St., 7:00pm – 9:30pm
Dirty Projectors @ Thalia Hall, 1807 S Allport St., 7:30pm, 17+
The Sea and Cake & James Elkington @ Empty Bottle, 1035 N Western Ave., 7:00pm & 10:00pm, 21+
Between The Covers: A Bookstore Erotica Reading @ Volumes Bookcafe, 1474 N Milwaukee Ave, 7:00pm
A Babely Bazaar 1 Year Anniversary @ Slippery Slope, 2357 N Milwaukee Ave., 8:00pm – 11:00pm, 21+
CHIRP Night w/Imelda Marcos and Comfort Food @ The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee Ave., 8:30pm, 21+
Foxy Ed’s: A Mini-Bar @ Chicago Athletic Association Hotel, 12 S Michigan Ave., 5:00pm, 21+
Pipeworks Recurring Pipedream Popup @ Emporium Pop Ups, 2367 N Milwaukee Ave, 6:00pm, 21+This article has 11 other Chicago locations (Show)
Trek To The Waterfall @ Sleeping Village, 3734 W Belmont Ave, 7:00pm, 21+
Emily Jane Powers, The Jellies, & Tarnynon Onumonu @ Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont Ave., 9:00pm, 21+
Anna Hasseltine: Unlikely Friends and Certain Enemies, 2415 N Milwaukee Ave., 6:00pm -10:00pm, All Ages
Lil Bub’s Hello Earth Arcade Party @ Logan Arcade, 2410 W Fullerton Ave.,7:00pm, 21+
Deeper / Pool Holograph / Earring @ Empty Bottle, 1035 N Western Ave, 9:00pm, 21+
Chicago Zine Fest @ Plumbers Union, 1340 W Washington Blvd., 11:00am – 6:00pm
Jessica Risker @ Reckless Records, 1379 N Milwaukee Ave., 2:00pm- 3:00pm, All Ages
Food Truck Social @ Lincoln Park Zoo, 2001 N Clark St, 6:30pm – 9:30pm, All Ages
Red & Wild Feminist Prom @ The Living Room, 2423 W. North Ave., 8:00pm
Queen! with Todd Terje / Derrick Carter / Michael Serafini / Garrett David @ Smartbar Chicago, 3730 N Clark St., 10:00pm, 21+
Dumpster Tapes Presents: GOSH!, Clearance, Mia Joy, Courtesy @ Slippery Slope, 2357 N Milwaukee Ave., 9:00pm, 21+
The City of Chicago announced the official opening of all city markets last week in a kick-off program at Daley Plaza. This market is open every Thursday from 7am to 3pm at 50 W. Washington St.
The Wizard of Oz is playing at the Chicago Theatre, 175 N. State St., through Sunday, May 20. Tickets are $39-$129.
Eric B & Rakim The Technique Tour @ The Patio Theatre, 6008 W Irving Park Rd., 7:00pm, 18+
MISSION: Elbo Room: Fay Ray, Flow Tone, Fiona Kimble, Stephen James @ The Elbo Room, 2871 N Lincoln Ave., 7:00pm, 21+This article has 12 other Chicago locations (Show)
Funny Ha Ha: Oh, Mother @ The Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia Ave, 6:30pm, 21+
Flora Fauna Group Art Show @ Sideshow Gallery, 2219 N Western Ave, 7:00pm -11:00pm, All Ages
Kitten Forever / OvefOw / Vacuum @ Happy Gallery, 902 N California Ave., 7:00pm
Sunflower Bean & Dream Wife @ Lincoln Hall, 2424 N Lincoln Ave., 9:00pm, 18+
Midwest Connect Residency: Esso Afrojam Funkbeat / Immigré / Puerko Yakaa Yayauhqui Pitzotl @ Emporium Arcade Bar Wicker Park, 1366 N Milwaukee Ave., 9:00pm, 21+
Renegade Craft Fair @ Halsted St. in Pilsen, 18th Street & Halsted, 11:00am – 6:00pm, All Ages
NOW WHAT: The event is free and open to the public. The fair will be on Halsted St. in Pilsen Between W 18th St. and S Canalport Ave., giving you a great spot to shop and support DIY crafters.
Pilsen Murals Walking Tour @ Mexican Fine Arts Museum, 1852 W 19th St., 2:00pm – 4:00pm, All Ages
Andrew W.K. & The Kickback @ The Vic, 3145 N Sheffield Ave., 7:00pm, 18+
Speedy Ortiz / Nnamdi Ogbonnaya / Didi @ Subterranean, 2011 W North Ave., 9:00pm, 21+,
Third Coast Percussion @ Thalia Hall, 1807 S Allport St, 7:30pm, All Ages
Spaceface / Faux Furrs / The Voluptuals @ Schubas, 3159 N Southport Ave., 8:00pm, All Ages
Evgeny Kissin will be playing this Sunday, May 13, 2018, at Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan Ave, Chicago, 3:00 pm. $55-$180.
Paddle to the Sea will be premiered at Thalia Hall, 1807 S. Allport St., Chicago, IL 60608, May 13, 2018, 7:30 pm. $23-$40.
Prometheus Bound will run through June 10 at City Lit, 1020 W. Bryn Mawr. Tickets can be bought here or by phone at 773-293-3682. Tickets are $32 but $12 for students and military, $27 for seniors.
Columbinus continues at Steppenwolf’s 1700 Theatre, 1700 N Halsted, through May 26. Tickets are $25.
Spring Intuit: ART BREWT A Benefit for Intuit @ Lagunitas, 2607 W 17th St., 5:30pm – 8:30pm
Ripped: The Living Newspaper Festival @ Stage 773, 1225 W Belmont Ave., 6:00pm – 10:00pmThis article has 5 other Chicago locations (Show)
100% Off Comedy Presents: Deluxe Editions @ Schubas, 3159 N Southport Ave., 8:00pm, 21+
The Breeders @ The Vic Theatre, 3145 N Sheffield Ave, 7:00pm, 18+
Jessica Risker (Record Release) / Emily Ritz / Ty Maxon @ Empty Bottle, 1035 N Western Ave., 8:30pm, 21+
The Struts / The Glorious Sons / Spirit Animal @ Metro, 3730 N Clark St, 8:30pm, 18+
Sad Songs @ The Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont Ave., 9:00pm, 21+