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'Pamplona' at the Goodman is Hemingway's words, Stacy Keach's courage, battling it out in a hotel room

Where: Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn St.

    'Pamplona' at the Goodman is Hemingway's words, Stacy Keach's courage, battling it out in a hotel room
    "I've taken some hits," observes Stacy Keach, playing Ernest Hemingway in the solo play "Pamplona" at the Goodman Theatre. The venerable, courageous actor might well have been speaking of his own ticker.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

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Michigan Avenue’s New Star-Studded Restaurant Debuts in the Former Hard Rock Hotel

Free Rein, 224 N. Michigan Avenue inside the St. Jane Chicago hotel, open 6:30 a.m. to midnight on Monday through Thursday; 7:30 a.m. to midnight on Friday and Saturday; 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Sunday. Reservations available via OpenTable.

    Michigan Avenue's New Star-Studded Restaurant Debuts in the Former Hard Rock Hotel
    Free Rein , the restaurant inside the St. Jane Chicago hotel, opened this morning giving hotel guests, tourists, and downtown workers a compelling new option for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Restaurant executive chef Aaron Lirette comes from GreenRiver, the shuttered cocktail bar and restaurant from Danny Meyer (Shake Shack) and company where his cooking earned a Michelin star.
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Chicago comedy Spotlight for Monday, July 16-Sunday, July 22, 2018

Comedy Cocktail at House of Blues’ Foundation Room, 329 N. Dearborn, 6:00 p.m. Produced by James Allen Kamp, creator of the most excellent comedyofchicago...

Laugh Near Minimalist Furniture: A Comedy Variety Show at Joffrey Tower, 8 E. Randolph, 7:30 p.m. Headliner: Lucas O'Neil (Comedy Central Up Next Comedian for 2018...

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ClickHole Live! at The Hideout, 1354 W. Wabansia, 7:00 p.m. Stories from the writers of the popular satirical site.

The Armando Diaz Experience at iO, 1501 N. Kingsbury, 8:00 p.m. Improv created from a featured guest’s personal story. Tonight’s...

Chicago Underground Comedy at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W. Belmont, 9:30 p.m. Nicky Martin hosts ChUC alum Nick Vatterott, Marty DeRosa, Hannah Boone (NYC), Meredith Kachel, Sarah Vulpio, Derek Graff, Conor Cawley, and Caroline Twyman.

You Joke Like A Girl at Volumes Bookcafé, 1474 N. Milwaukee Ave., 7:15 p.m. Monthly all-women open mic and showcase created and produced by Elyse Nylin. Open mic at 7:15. Showcase begins at 8:45 with Eunji Eunji, Amy Sumpter, Molly Kearney, and Brittany Meyer.

Comedians You Should Know Presents: Nick Vatterott at Timothy O’Tooles, 622 N. Fairbanks Ct. 7:00 p.m. Allison Dunne hosts Em Brown and Abi Sanchez with a special extended set from Nick Vatterott.

The Show That Works at Playground Theater, 3209 N. Halsted, 10:00 p.m. Sketches about Chicago.

David Angelo at The Lincoln Lodge at Under The Gun Theatre, 956 W. Newport, 8:00 p.m. David Angelo has appeared on Comedy Central and 2 Broke Girls. He currently writes for The Daily Show with Trevor Noah and was named New York's Funniest Comedian in 2017. Tonight and Saturday night.

They Go Low, We Go Hyde at The Revival, 1160 E 55th St., 8:00 p.m. “An original sketch comedy revue written by and performed for Chicago...

Dave Maher at Crowd Theater, 3935 N. Broadway, 7:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. Dave Maher is bringing his acclaimed...

    Chicago comedy Spotlight for Monday, July 16-Sunday, July 22, 2018
    Visitors in town: Steve Solomon, Hannah Boone, Joby Saad, and David Angelo. Nick Vatterott returns to his hometown. At Zanies: Marty DeRosa with Adam Burke (Chicago), Michael Issac (Chicago), Taylor Mason (Chicago), Pat McGann (Rosemont), Nate Weatherup (St. Charles). At The Improv: Joey Villagomez, The Sklar Brothers.
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Weekend: G-Fest, Deadly Prey Gallery Exhibit, Horror Plays

...inhabits a handful of very strange tenants. Who could it be? Gene Siskel Film Center, 164 N. State St., Chicago, IL 60601...

...your eager eyes on the splendid beauty of decay. Art Institute of Chicago, Gallery 273, 111 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL...

...much more. The SNL exhibit is also stationed in the building. Museum of Broadcast Communications, 360 N. State, Chicago, IL 60654...

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E.T.: The Extra Terrestrial - (July 13th-16th at 11pm) Logan Theatre, 2646 N. Milwaukee, Chicago, IL 60647.

A QUIET PLACE - (July 13th, 15th, 17th-19th) Horror thriller that requires absolute silence to fully appreciate! 9:15pm. Brew & View at the Vic Theatre, 3145 N. Sheffield, Chicago, IL.

THREE IDENTICAL STRANGERS - (through July 19th) Stranger than fiction documentary about three strangers who reunite after having been separated at birth and adopted by different families. Times vary. The Music Box Theatre, 3733 N. Southport Avenue, Chicago, IL 60613.

Music Box Theatre's Outdoor Summer Movie Series - (May 16th-Sept. 19th) See classics like Raiders of the Lost Ark, Home Alone, Back to the Future, Twister, and more on Wednesdays. Gates open at 6pm. Movies at 7:30pm. Free. Gallagher Way, 3637 N. Clark, Chicago, IL 60613. TWISTER July 18th!

...dark side. Presented by About Face Theatre Youth Ensemble. Located at The Center on Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted St., Chicago, IL. Tickets are $20 or pay-what-you-can...

HORRIFIED - (July 16th at 8pm) Exploring fear and the strange way humans deal with it through sketches and songs. The Annoyance Theatre & Bar, 851 W. Belmont, Chicago, IL 60657.

20,000 LEAGUES UNDER THE SEAS - (May 23rd-Aug. 26th) Lookingglass Theatre presents a stage production of this wonderful classic tale. Directed by David Kersnar. Lookingglass Theatre, 821 N. Michigan, Chicago, IL 60622.

BAT-HAMLET - (through July 14th) When Shakespeare and Batman collide... Cornservatory, 4210 N. Lincoln, Chicago, IL 60618. (BYOB)

Deadly Prey Gallery - (July 15th from 10am-3pm) See amazing hand-painted movie posters from Ghana up close on the lawn! They're wilder than you think! Highly recommended. Comfort Station Logan Square, 2579 N. Milwaukee, Chicago, IL 60647.

Pintura Obscura - (July 13th 6pm-10pm) Dark & whimsical art show in Pilsen. 1637 W. 18th St., Chicago, IL.

Summer of Satan Night Market - (July 14th) Dark art, drinks, tarot, and more! Sideshow Gallery, 2219 N. Western, Chicago, IL 60647.

A Home for Surrealism: Fantastic Planning in Mid-century Chicago - (through August 17th) Free, rare surrealist art exhibit presented by the Arts Club of Chicago, 201 E. Ontario, Chicago, IL 60611.

The Science Behind Pixar - (through Jan. 6th, 2019) Learn about the science and technology behind the wonderful films Pixar creates. All ages. Museum of Science and Industry, 5700 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60637.

...the grand opening this Saturday from 7pm-midnight. $25 ticket includes food, drinks, and entertainment. 3914 N. Clark, Chicago, IL...

Bad Axe Throwing - (Days/times vary) You know you want to... Group rates apply or just do a walk-in for $20/hr. Bad Axe Chicago, 2828 N. Clark (Atrium Level), Chicago, IL. (888) 435-0001.

Trapped in a Room with a Zombie - Room Escape adventures where guests must figure out clues and puzzles to escape a room they share with a snarling, chained-up zombie. Ages 14+ or must have parent. Fine Arts Building, 408 S. Michigan, Chicago, IL 60605.

    Weekend: G-Fest, Deadly Prey Gallery Exhibit, Horror Plays
    Another great variety of ways to spend your weekend going through next week in the city of Chicago and beyond. Weird dark art exhibits, horror screenings, outdoor movies, horror plays, and the biggest, baddest convention ever to celebrate Godzilla! "Don't walk to the theater-RUN!" MOVIES: G-FEST XXV - (July 13th-15th) 25th anniversary of the largest...
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