| Sep 2, 2013
| 1:33 PM
Normally sedate, the game of chess takes on a different feel at an Oak Park school playground, where teams of kids holler out moves and play by jumping spaces on a painted grid.
Fourth- and fifth-graders recently squared off for their first game of what...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 2:18 PM
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the American Cinematheque are celebrating the Academy Film Archive's restoration of 19 films directed by the seminal Indian filmmaker Satyajit Ray (1921-92).
On Sept. 6 at its Samuel Goldwyn Theatre,...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 9:20 AM
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•Acting Up! Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. A theater...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Dr. Theodore H. Kaiser, a pediatrician and psychiatrist who was the founder and director of the division of child psychiatry at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, died Aug. 5 of a heart attack while vacationing in Bethany Beach, Del. The longtime...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 5:40 PM
"Jobs" opens with a scene of technology entrepreneur Steve Jobs introducing the iPod in 2001. As the Apple Inc. co-founder makes his way to a small stage, he passes ads for his own company that feature images of Einstein, Gandhi and Bob Dylan. For the...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 7:10 AM
First things first: It's not the same as pingpong. "Paddle tennis" might sound like a spruced-up version of the classic basement pastime, but the sport, which has been steadily growing in popularity along the North Shore, is best described as a hybrid...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:21 PM
After playing widely on this year's festival circuit, the film "In a World..." begins its rollout to theaters today, opening in New York and Los Angeles.
The movie is the feature debut as writer and director for actress Lake Bell, best known for...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 3:21 PM
You need no particular knowledge or affection for the game of kings to appreciate the whimsy of "Computer Chess."
The genius of this indie is its cleverness in capturing the driest of times and the dullest of people in a faux documentary about the early...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 10:23 AM
Tuesday, July 30, 2013
TheatreZone 2014 Season
- Equity/Non Equity Performer Auditions by APPOINTMENT in FL
Naples FL AEA SPT $360/week minimum.
Non AEA - $ TBA
Artistic Director / Stage Director of all shows: Mark Danni...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 8:10 PM
The Red Rooster Coffee House will play host to jazz and chess night at 7 p.m. Tuesday (July 23).
Ron Parker and Michael Marmorstein will play keyboards and Ryan Parker will be on trombone.
Drop-in musicians are welcome. Chess sets will be...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 2:30 AM
A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided.
Distributor: Warner Bros.
The mere sound of two hands clapping will have audiences begging for mercy in "The...