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  • Lookingglass members head to the Tony Awards, proof Chicago is an ensemble town

     
    Thomas Cox starred in Lookingglass Theatre’s “Nelson Algren: For Keeps and a Single Day” in 2008; work commitments with "The Outgoing Tide" will keep him from the Tony Awards.| LOOKINGGLASS PHOTO GALLERY Chicago's Lookingglass Theatre...
  • 'Shout!' at the Marriott Theatre: Singing loud and proud, but going nowhere in particular

     
    THEATER REVIEW: "Shout!" ★★½ Through Aug. 14 at Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire; Running time: 1 hour, 30 minutes; Tickets: $41-$49 at 847-634-0200 or ticketmaster.com If there's one thing that most of the songs in “...
  • Officials tour Joliet prison; former warden says, ‘It’s just sad’

     
    Nearly 50 government officials and community members toured the shuttered Joliet Correctional Center on Tuesday as part of burgeoning efforts to restore and re-open the …...
  • Part 2: 10 things you might not know about the North Side

    Part 2: 10 things you might not know 
about the North Side
    In the second installment of our six-part series on Chicago and the suburbs, we explore the North Side, site of the St. Valentine's Day Massacre, the Steppenwolf Theatre, Wrigley Field and the Water Tower — but no World Series titles ( the Cubs were...
  • Part 6: 10 things you might not know about Chicago's south suburbs

    Part 6: 10 things you might not know about Chicago's south suburbs
    Our six-part series on Chicago's neighborhoods and suburbs concludes with a salute to the southland. 1/ Thornton goes way back. An 1840 map of the area shows Chicago, "Napierville" (Naperville), "Juliet" (Joliet) – and Thornton. And the nearby...
  • Theater listings: Continuing shows in Chicago

    Theater listings: Continuing shows in Chicago
    1,2,3 Fag!: Local comics Seth Dodson ("Impress These Apes" champion), John Hartman ("Baby Wants Candy") and Kellen Alexander (from iO and The Playground teams) perform an interconnected, four-scene improv set with multiple characters. The Katydids and...
  • 'Daley' isn't going anywhere

    'Daley' isn't going anywhere
    Mayor Richard M. Daley may be leaving office next spring, but his name won't be out of sight anytime soon. Like politicians everywhere, Daley was never afraid of putting his name in prominent places. From the Old Water Tower to U.S. Cellular Field, from...
  • Prairie Village Losing Landmark Water Tower

    Prairie Village Losing Landmark Water Tower
    It has sat nestled between old pine trees in Prairie Village for the past 60 years, but the city says that it's time for an iconic 120-foot water tower to come down. City officials say that the tower hasn't been used for the past three years, and plan to...
  • Common interests, backgrounds create bonds in retirement communities

    Common interests, backgrounds create bonds in retirement communities
    Being the new kid on the block can bring an element of excitement and adventure, but for some there is also the trepidation that comes with starting over and making new friends. Senior living communities recognize these dynamics and many have groups,...
  • CHICAGOLAND HOTELS: A European feel on the Gold Coast

    CHICAGOLAND HOTELS: A European feel on the Gold Coast
    Part of a series of mini-reviews of Chicago area hotels. A shimmering prism of glass standing in the heart of the Gold Coast, the Sofitel Chicago Water Tower offers guests a modern hotel with a distinctive European feel. Walk into the lobby, and you'...
  • In 'The Great Fire' at Lookingglass, she'll be a great Fire

    In 'The Great Fire' at Lookingglass, she'll be a great Fire
    The Great Chicago Fire of 1871 is female. She has a mean smirk and pigtails. She weighs 100 pounds and stands roughly 5 feet tall. The Great Fire doesyoga and enjoys walks on the beach and lives in Ravenswood; when she's not training at the Actors...