Art

When people think of art, they often think of paintings, drawings and photography — the Mona Lisa, Starry Night and the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel. They think of the Art Institute of Chicago, “The …

Arts & Entertainment

Loyola’s Ralph Arnold Fine Arts Annex (1131 W. Sheridan Road) routinely showcases artistic exhibits behind its broad front window — some of which are more soft and mild-mannered, others punchy, vibrant and thought-provoking. “Transistors” is …

Theater

Ever since “Hamilton” made musical theater cool again, Broadway in Chicago performances have been packed to the brim with eager theater-goers ready to laugh, cry and sing along — in their heads, that is. “Dear …

Theater

Halo is fresh out of an abusive relationship. One day, on a whim, she wanders into a gym and signs up for mixed martial arts lessons, which in turn leads her down a path of …

Art

Warhol. Picasso. Van Gogh. Da Vinci. These four names aren’t just bonded by their exceptional work in the field of artistry — they’re also all white men. “I can’t even name five artists of color …

Film & TV

Sequels, prequels, remakes and reboots have been a hallmark of cinema in the 2010s, and 2019 will be no different.  Disney’s trend of recreating classic animated films in live-action form will be in full-swing this …

Theater

“Fiddler on the Roof,” a traditional tale with timeless themes, returned Dec. 18 to Broadway in Chicago’s Cadillac Palace Theatre for the first time since 2011. Written by composer Jerry Bock, lyricist Sheldon Harnick and …

Food

Onward (6580 N. Sheridan Road) is the newest addition to Rogers Park’s growing population of dining locations. Opened Nov. 23, it’s also the first and only “fine dining” restaurant in Rogers Park and features an …