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  • Who has stayed where in Chicago? Naming names

    Hotel managers, ever the souls of discretion, are loath to reveal the names of celebrity guests. But from various sources, here's a sampling of who has stayed where: Four Seasons Hotel Chicago, 120 E. Delaware Pl.— Julia Roberts, Faith Hill,...
  • Boy band still honors its sweet, funny altar

    Boy band still honors its sweet, funny altar
    Professional obligations mean I now have seen the satirical, concert-style, boy-band musical "Altar Boyz" three times. I recommend no more than once, but I do recommend that once. To spend too much time parsing the relative merits of the different...
  • Chicago's Picasso sculpture

    Chicago's Picasso sculpture
    Just after noon, Mayor Richard J. Daley pulled a cord attached to 1,200 square feet of blue-green fabric, unwrapping a gift "to the people of Chicago" from an artist who had never visited--and had shown no previous interest in--the city. The artist was...
  • September 22 - Chefs Martial Noguier and Suzanne Imaz

    September 22 - Chefs Martial Noguier and Suzanne Imaz
    Sofitel Chicago Water Tower 20 East Chestnut Street Chicago Sofitel Chicago Water Tower 20 East Chestnut Street Chicago www.sofitel.com Prime Delmonico Steak Ingredients: 1 prime rib eye steak Tie the steak around the middle with string around to keep...
  • October 22 - Live Performance from the Marvelous Wonderettes

    October 22 - Live Performance from the Marvelous Wonderettes
    The Marvelous Wonderettes Through November 1 Northlight Theatre 9501 Skokie Boulevard Skokie (847) 673-6300 www.northlight.org Northlight Theatre opens its 35th Anniversary Season with the hit off-Broadway musical The Marvelous Wonderettes written...
  • October 22 - Great Dining Cheap

    October 22 - Great Dining Cheap
    For more places to enjoy a dinner at a reasonable price: www.chicagomagazine.com The restaurants mentioned on the show today: Café des Architects Sofitel Chicago Water Tower 20 E. Chestnut St. (312) 787-1400 www.cafedesarchitectes.com -- Contemporary...
  • Like old times (only better)

    Before Jill and Charley Gross began restoring their 1870s Italianate house in Wilmette, Jill Gross explored Evanston, looking at comparable homes from the same era. She was struck by how the original windows -- narrow and tall with ornate trim --...
  • 'Xanadu' at Drury Lane is a shrewdly good time

    'Xanadu' at Drury Lane is a shrewdly good time
  • Thrills and great storytelling in Lookinglass Theatre's 'Hephaestus'

    If the aims of the Lookingglass Theatre were purely fiscal or populist, there would no reason to ever close "Hephaestus: A Greek Mythology Circus Tale." Just steps from Magnificent Mile shopping, Chicago now has a live, 75-minute, all-human circus...
  • Phil Vettel's restaurant reviews

    Aigre Doux 230 W. Kinzie St.; 312-329-9400. Reviewed on April 5 Though the name means "sweet and sour," there's scarcely a distasteful note to be found in this remarkable restaurant, run by husband-wife team Mohammad Islam (chef) and Malika Ameen...
  • NoMI is oh-my dining

    With its main courses ranging from $36 to $50, NoMI is an expensive restaurant. Not Vegas expensive or New York expensive or even Grand Chef's Tasting with Matching Wines expensive, but a pricey night out regardless. But NoMI, the showpiece dining room...