We meet some rare and remarkable critters that are part of this weekend’s annual Reptile Fest.
A new PBS program features stories of people coming together across ideological divides. We speak with “American Creed” director Sam Ball.
From the quirky coming-of-age story “Lady Bird” to the latest in the Star Wars saga, we have some holiday movie reviews.
Chicago Sun-Times theater and dance critic Hedy Weiss shares her recommendations from Porchlight Music Theatre, Lookingglass, Goodman, Black Ensemble Theater and BoHo Theatre.
The former “Daily Show” correspondent discusses politics, comedy and culture within the entertainment industry.
Dressed in little more than black-and-white body paint, a PETA supporter on Wednesday will urge passersby to skip performances this month by a circus company with a track record of mistreating animals.
Barbara Gaines, Chicago Shakespeare Theater founder and artistic director, talks about the wild twist on a classic that opens their 31st season.
If music is one of the best ways to get a taste of another culture, Chicago is in for a feast starting Friday. We get a preview.
Sample more than 80 beers while taking in the zoo’s wildlife and nature at the sixth annual event.
Bands, bikes, beer and—wait for it—Peter Sagal usher in the weekend. Here are 10 things to do in and around Chicago.