The Big City Blog: Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival — the quirky, hilarious, community experience runs Jan. 10-20 at Stage 773
Jan 03, 2019
The Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival, which debuted in 2002, is now the largest in the world, hosting more than 180 groups and putting on...
The Big City Blog: North Coast Music Festival lineup, ROOF on TheWit’s Monday Movie Series, Shore Club expansion and more
May 21, 2018
With classic films like Pretty Woman and newer favorites like Black Panther beginning every Monday at 8:30 p.m., as well as complimentary...
First Look review: Reinventing the traditional mime performance, “The Best of Bri-Ko” is a rollicking good time
Mar 05, 2017
Despite the lack of dialogue, the characters in The Best of Bri-ko develop personalities that are as sympathetic as they are funny.
The Big City Blog: “Christmas Around the World” at the Museum of Science and Industry, sketch comedy at Stage 773 and “Men are from Mars” ticket deals
Dec 04, 2016
Complete with indoor snow falling every 30 minutes, this exhibit is perfect for patrons of all ages and filled with cultural celebrations...
Oct 07, 2016
Surrounding the museum’s main floor, more than 50 trees and displays are beautifully decorated by volunteers from Chicago’s ethnic...
The Big City Blog: Steppenwolf’s Front Bar, “Saved by the Bell” pop-up diner, Ravenswood On Tap beer fest and Lollapalooza aftershows
Jun 08, 2016
One of the most anticipated pop-up restaurants has arrived — Saved By The Max, a knockoff of the ’90s teen sitcom "Saved by the Bell."
Oct 03, 2015
The haunt features 20,000 square feet of terror with more than 35 rooms where guests determine their own fate based on the choices they
Oct 20, 2014
The Big City Blog: Chicago Halloween and holiday events, wine dinners and lots of snakes
Oct 19, 2013
Inside Scoop: Standard Market and Concord Music Hall open, restaurant deals and must-see shows