| Dec 10, 2014
| 3:26 PM
FRIDAY | "Newsies": "Headlines don't sell papes, Newsies sell papes." And tickets. This touring musical is based on the Disney movie about the Newsboys Strike of 1899, and has a score by Alan Menken and a book by Harvey Fierstein. Through Jan. 4 at the Oriental Theatre, 24 W. Randolph St.; broadwayinchicago.com
| Dec 6, 2014
| 8:15 PM
In the classic children's story of perseverance and determination, a small engine must overcome huge odds to pull a train over a mountain.
"The Little Engine That Could" could easily be the story of Robert Callan Adams.
Four years ago, Adams, who had...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 9:00 AM
The Troubies will rock you with a Queen-inspired take on a classic fairy tale, the witches of "Wicked" are back on the boards at the Pantages, and Lucy Lawless is looking pretty wicked herself in "Sleeping Beauty and Her Winter Knight."
| Nov 28, 2014
| 4:58 AM
College and professional football probably will score the biggest ratings this weekend. Yet there are some big deals in scripted programming. The weekend's highlights:
"The Walking Dead," 9 p.m. Sunday, AMC
The zombie drama offers its midseason...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 3:14 PM
Here are the Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week:
1. FLOGGING MOLLY
When Flogging Molly closed out Sands Bethlehem Event Center’s star-laden first month in May 2012, the group simply did what it always does: Play its heart out with an hour-and-50-...