Theater

Those who’ve taken an acting class at Loyola in recent years may find a familiar face gracing one of Chicago’s biggest stages. Jonathan Weir, an adjunct theater professor in the Department of Fine and Performing …

Theater

Chicago continues to lure some of Broadway’s biggest hits to its theatres, and “Aladdin” is the latest show to make an extended visit to a Windy City stage. The North American tour of the Disney …

Theater

“We paid to watch them clean?” That was the comment a woman seated directly behind me made during the opening moments of Lookingglass Theatre’s newest play, “Beyond Caring.” I turned around at the conclusion of …

Theater

The story of “Romeo and Juliet” is arguably one of the most well-known in the Western world. The Loyola Theatre Department’s production of the play, however, explores the story in ways audiences might not expect. …

Arts & Entertainment

From national tours to intimate storefront theaters putting on world premieres, Chicago and the surrounding suburbs are home to some of the nation’s top theatres. Whether you’re looking for a fun night out or an …

Theater

On a certain level, it feels irrelevant to discuss whether or not Steppenwolf for Young Adult’s (SYA) production of “Monster” is good (don’t worry, it is). Thee play’s identity lies not in its quality, but …

Theater

Anton Chekhov’s “Uncle Vanya” is a realistic play that presents an ironic tale of a family living in the Russian countryside. The play opens on a scene with the handsome local doctor Astrov (Marton Csokas), …

Arts & Entertainment

What do you get when you put an escape artist, mind reader, weapon master and magician together? Just one of Forbes’ top five most successful magic shows from around the globe. “The Illusionists – Live …