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  • Julia Child play returns to Chicago stage

    Julia Child play returns to Chicago stage
    Julia Child made millions hungry with her cookbooks and television shows while she was alive. Even now, eight years after her death at age 91, there's still a keen appetite for all things Julia. Witness the revival, just announced for September 2013, of a...
  • Rooftop terraces offer a place to unwind

    Rooftop terraces offer a place to unwind
    After moving to an apartment in the four-story Greenview Place building in Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood in February, Burton Nelson thought he had lost a link to the great outdoors. No longer could he walk out his door to his yard. But Greenview...
  • Deconstructing the (departed) menu

    D.B. Kaplan's. In honor of Halloween, we crack open the crypt to dig up the menu of a dearly departed restaurant. Set the WABAC machine to the early 1990s for a look at D.B. Kaplan's, a legendary Chicago delicatessen that marked the birth of Levy...
  • 'Rudolph' introduces Milwaukee kids' theater

    'Rudolph' introduces Milwaukee kids' theater
    The holiday attraction at the Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place will be a show with origins at First Stage, an Equity children's theater in Milwaukee. Although billed as a creative partnership with the Emerald City Theatre Company, a long-standing...
  • Sighting: The Rolling Stones do Chicago

    Sighting: The Rolling Stones do Chicago
    The Rolling Stones wrapped up the last of their three shows at the United Center last week and are preparing for two shows this week in Boston, where it's a safe bet that the band members will try the local cuisine and kiss up to the crowd by lending...
  • Interview: 'Homeland' star Mandy Patinkin's passion? Singing

    Interview: 'Homeland' star Mandy Patinkin's passion? Singing
    Yes, Mandy Patinkin saw "Saturday Night Live" spoof "Homeland" in a sketch this month. And no, the South Side native and Kenwood Academy High School alum wasn't insulted by Bill Hader's impression of him or the exaggerated impersonations of his "Homeland"...
  • Funds for Mag Mile median gardens not blooming

     
    By Jessica Reynolds The tulips on Michigan Avenue are a staple of spring in Chicago, but a decline in contributions to the project's sponsoring organization may force future plantings to be scaled back. John Chikow, president of the Greater North......
  • 'Kennedy' musical workshops in Chicago

     'Kennedy' musical workshops in Chicago
    Leslie Bricusse, the Academy Award-winning songwriter behind such monster hits as "What Kind of Fool Am I?," "Candy Man" (penned with the late Anthony Newley) and "Talk to the Animals," slipped quietly into Chicago this week. So did the producer-writer-...
  • 'I Love Lucy' to return after 'Potter'

    "I Love Lucy Live On Stage" will return to the Broadway Playhouse following the run of "Potted Potter," Broadway in Chicago said on Monday. The Chicago cast will continue to feature Sirena Irwin as Lucy, Bill Mendieta, Curtis Pettyjohn and Joanna Daniels....
  • Inn at Union Pier makes relaxation a must

    Inn at Union Pier makes relaxation a must
    Within walking distance of Lakeshore and Water Tower Place is a wooded beachfront area where you won't have to fight crowds, commuters or conventioneers, and most days you'll be able to revel in the quiet. After all, it's not Chicago's Gold Coast. In the...
  • Sighting: Jay Cutler, Kristin Cavallari at Public House

    Sighting: Jay Cutler, Kristin Cavallari at Public House
    The Bears' Jay Cutler and former fiancee Kristin Cavallari had drinks with friends at Public House Friday. The Blackhawks' Jonathan Toews also hit the River North sports bar that night. Bears coach Lovie Smith, the Minnesota Vikings' Adrian Peterson...