Film & TV

Director: Jon M. Chu Date: June 11, 2021 PG-13 | 2 hour 23 minutes “In the Heights” explodes onto the screen with its vibrant set design and sharp choreography, quickly shaping itself up for future …

Events

Whether you’re staying in Chicago for the summer or stopping in town for a few days in a post-finals state of bliss, here’s a list of events reopening this season. Local Farmers Markets Put down …

Film & TV

Director: Chloé ZhaoDate: Feb. 19, 2021 R | 1 hour 50 minutes Spending a year with Fern (Frances McDormand) in “Nomadland” as she travels with the seasons and job opportunities — a “modern-day nomad” in the …

Arts & Entertainment

Surrounded by pale pink walls, knee-high geodes on the floor and a 5-foot-3, 145-pound lavender candle, Amber Stanley sat in the empty shop on a Saturday afternoon. Two storefronts down Diversey Parkway, people roamed in …

Film & TV

For Amy Heller, it’s always been personal. The 27-year-old — who graduated from Loyola with a theater major in 2015 — is the writer, co-producer and main character for her upcoming first feature film, “My …

Arts & Entertainment

While some outdoor activities are allowed and encouraged for Halloween, indoor haunted houses are banned under Restore Illinois Phase 4 Guidelines, Gov. J.B. Pritzker said in a Sept. 30 press conference. “Haunted houses … tend …

Arts & Entertainment

Since 1912, The New 400 Theater in Rogers Park has closed for a long period of time twice — once in 1918 because of the Spanish Flu and now because of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to …

ReRuns

Yes, I know it’s bad. But it’s oh so good. “The 100” starts in 2149 when 100 teenage prisoners are sent from their space station to see if Earth is habitable again, a century after …