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 …

Hayes, who’s been relatively quiet during the past two years, is making a much-anticipated return to the industry following the release of three new songs and an upcoming summer North American tour. Included in that …

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 …

Music

From country to EDM and rap to rock, Chicago music festivals feature top acts across all genres. The PHOENIX has your guide to the city’s biggest music festivals returning this summer. Spring Awakening Music Festival, …

Arts & Entertainment

With resale tickets occasionally exceeding $700, the opportunity to see the Tony Award-winning musical sensation “Hamilton” isn’t accessible for many. But the recently unveiled Hamilton Education Program, #EduHam, is allowing nearly 20,000 Chicago Public School …

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 …

Arts & Entertainment

Florida native Michael Ray released several chart-topping singles, just finished his first headlining tour and the American Country Countdown Awards named him a 2016 Breakthrough Male of the Year nominee. Ray spoke with The PHOENIX …

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 …