PostHeaderIcon Shuffle Off to Buffalo…No, Make That Milwaukee

You have just another month to catch the most pleasurable art exhibit of this summer, much less the past year. It’s not in Chicago but 90 minutes away at the Milwaukee Art Museum. And it’s actually two shows in … Read more

PostHeaderIcon Music Festival Ushers in Summer

Fourscore and one year ago, our city forefathers brought upon this burgeoning city a new musical entity, the Grant Park Orchestra, and proclaimed it free to the public. Last Wednesday, that esteemed ensemble, an unofficial harbinger of Summer in the city, … Read more

PostHeaderIcon 5 Top Art Exhibits (at the Movies)

You can see the works of some of art's greatest creators and travel to leading European museums by catching Fathom Event's "Exhibitions on Screen" series at your select American movie theaters.

PostHeaderIcon Lyric Starts 60th Season Strong

Capriccio offers a witty, drawing room opera about the making of opera while Sondra Radvanovsky gives a commanding vocal performance as Anna Bolena at Chicago's Lyric Opera.

PostHeaderIcon Paris Goes Wild for CSO

A sweet twist of fate allowed Pauline, myself and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra to all be in Paris last Saturday evening (Oct. 25). The idea of hearing the hometown band play in a different hall on tour plus hearing how Parisians … Read more