• Entertainment This Week

    Now Playing in Indiana

    September 25th, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm, Munster Parks & Recreation's Community Market, with live music from Haley Lerand at 12:00 noon.  Community Park Parking Lot, 8601 Calumet Avenue, Munster.  Free.  FYI www.munster.org

    September 25th. 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, 23rd Annual Victory for Veterans Memorial Ride, co-hosted by the American Veterans Motorcycle Riders Association and Adrian A. Santos, North Township Trustee.  Wicker Memorial Park, Ridge Road at Hwy 41, Highland.  $25, Individual, $40 Couples.  FYI www.victoryforveteranswickerpark.org.

    Art on theMART

    Through October 2nd, 8:30 pm & 9:00 pm, Art on theMART, in partnership with Chicago’s Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) present Nick Cave’s Ba Boom Boom Pa Pop Pop.  Best viewed on the Chicago Riverwalk between Wells Street and Franklin Street, where accompanying audio can be experienced. For more information, visit artonthemart.com

    Through November 16th, 8:30 pm & 9:00 pm, Art on theMART’s Fall 2022 program; two new projections highlighting the city of Chicago’s Year of Chicago Dance: Love Letters by internationally-renowned, Chinese-born, Chicago-based artist Yuge Zhou, and Trap Moulin Rouge, a commissioned piece by local performing artist Jasmin Taylor.  Best viewed on the Chicago Riverwalk between Wells Street and Franklin Street, where accompanying audio can be experienced. For more information, visit artonthemart.com

    Now Playing in Illinois: 

    September 25th, 12:00 noon - 7:00 pm, Oktoberfest ChicagoSt. Alphonsus Church, at the corner of Wellington, Lincoln, and Southport Avenues, Lakeview, Chicago.  Three B’s of Bavarian cuisine: Beer, Brats, and Bretzeln (the German for pretzels).  $40.  FYI  givesignup.org/TicketEvent/OktoberfestChicago

    September 25th, 3:00 pm, New Philharmonic: Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto, Belushi Performance Hall, McAninch Arts Center, College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn.  $53.  Tickets on sale Aug. 6th.  FYI (630) 942-4000 or www.AtTheMAC.org.  

    September 25th, 3:00 pm, Kyiv City BalletAuditorium Theatre, 50 E. Ida B. Wells Drive, Chicago.  $40-$94.  Tickets on sale August 1st.  FYI (312) 341-2300 or AuditoriumTheatre.org

    Through September 25thImmersive Monet & The Impressionists, Lighthouse Immersive, Lighthouse ArtSpace Chicago, 108 W. Germania Place, Chicago.  Tickets start at $29.95.  FYI  immersivemonet.com 

    Septermber 25th, 7:00 pm, Sophie Grimm: Turn that Grimm Upside Down, Davenport’s Piano Bar & Cabaret, 1383 North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago.  $20 with 2 drink minimum.  FYI DavenportsPianoBar.com.

    September 26th, 7:00 pm, Clue (1985)Movie Mondays, Paramount Theatre, 22 E. Galena Drive, Aurora.  $1.00 at the door (popcorn, candy, soda and more available).  FYI www.paramountaurora.com/series/movie-mondays/

    Through September 28th, Wednesdays at 7:00 pm, Luis Carreon, La Bestia, Chicago Magic Lounge, 5050 N. Clark Street, Chicago.  $45-$50.  FYI (312) 366-4500 or chicagomagiclounge.com.

    Sundays through October 23rd, (closed on 6/26 & 8/21), 9:00 am - 2:00 pm, Glenwood Sunday Market (southbound Glenwood Avenue between Morse and Lunt Avenues, on the west side of the CTA Red Line Morse stop), Rogers Park Business Alliance, FYI www.glenwoodsundaymarket.org.

    Through October 28thThe Language Between Worlds, featuring works by Nyame Brown, Nicole Marroquin, Jessica Vaughn, Chris Pappan and Bethany Collins.  Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 South Cornell Avenue, Chicago.  Free.  FYI www.hydeparkart.org.

    Sundays through October 30th, 8:00 am-2:00 pm, Wicker Park Farmers Market, 1425 N. Damen Avenue, Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber of Commerce.  Market is plastic free.  FYI www.wickerparkfarmersmarket.com

    Through October 31st, Congo Square Theatre Company's (Congo Square) popular old-school radio drama, Season Two, The Clinic, will air in six cliffhanging episodes released between September 1 and October 31.  $15 donation suggested.  FYI www.congosquaretheatre.org/audio-series 

    Through November 11th, I Think We’re Alone Nowa solo exhibition of works by Chicago-based multimedia artist Erin Washington.  The Cleve Carney Museum of Art (CCMA), College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn.  Free.  FYI  TheCCMA.org.

    Through December 30th, Friday-Sunday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Photography Exhibition, Resilience by HRH Prince Nikolaos, National Hellenic Museum, 333 S. Halsted Street, Chicago.  Museum admission $10.  FYI (312) 655-1234 or nationalhellenicmuseum.org 

    Through January 15th, Nelly Agassi: No Limestone, No Marble, site-specific installation in the monumental Chicago Rooms gallery, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington, Chicago.  Free.  FYI Chicago.gov/DCASE 

    Through April 23rd, Cabaret Zazou's Luminaire, Randolph Entertainment LLC, Spiegeltent, 14th floor of the Cambria Hotel, 32 W. Randolph, Chicago.  $125-$210 (Show only $75).  FYI (312) 488-0900 or www.CabaretZaZou.com 

    Open Run, Wednesdays-Sundays, 9:00 am - 7:00 pm, Sloomoo Institute Chicago, an experiential destination that taps into the joy of multi-sensory play through hand-crafted, artisanal slime and #satisfying experiences,  820 N. Orleans Street, Chicago.  $45, Enhance Experience,$80.  FYI https://sloomooinstitute.com/

    Open Run, Wednesdays (8:00) & Sundays (3:00), Ross Johnson, A Funny Thing Happened…Tomorrow!  Rhapsody Theater, 1328 W. Morse Ave., Chicago.  $35-$75.  FYI  www.rhapsodytheater.com

    At Chicago Magic Lounge

    Open Run, Mondays at 7:00 pm, Music and Magic, Chicago Magic Lounge, 5050 N. Clark Street, Chicago.  $30.  FYI (312) 366-4500 or chicagomagiclounge.com.

    Open Run, Tuesdays at 7:00 pm, The Showcase, Chicago Magic Lounge, 5050 N. Clark Street, Chicago.  $40.  FYI (312) 366-4500 or chicagomagiclounge.com.

    Open Run, Thursdays through Sundays at 7:00 pm, Fridays & Sundays at 10:00 pm, The Signature Show, Chicago Magic Lounge, 5050 N. Clark Street, Chicago.  $52.50-$85.  FYI (312) 366-4500 or chicagomagiclounge.com.

    At Davenport’s Piano Bar 

    Sundays in September, 8:00 - 11:00, Sunday Night Social Lounge, hosted by Micky York, Davenport’s Piano Bar & Cabaret, 1383 North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago.  FYI DavenportsPianoBar.com.

    Mondays in September, 8:00 - 11:00, Open Mic With George Howe and Dan Michel, Davenport’s Piano Bar & Cabaret, 1383 North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago.  FYI DavenportsPianoBar.com.

    Fridays in September, 8:30 - 11:30, George Howe, Davenport’s Piano Bar & Cabaret, 1383 North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago.  FYI DavenportsPianoBar.com.

    Saturdays in September, 9:00 pm - 12:00 am, The Nitz and Howe Experience, Davenport’s Piano Bar & Cabaret, 1383 North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago.  FYI DavenportsPianoBar.com.

    At Second City 

    Open Run, Tuesdays through Thursdays. 8:00 pm, Fridays & Saturdays, 7:00 & 10:00 om, Sundays, 7:00 pm, 110th Revue, Do the Right Thing, No Worries If Not, Mainstage, The Second City. 1616 N. Wells, Chicago.  Tickets start at $39.  FYI www.secondcity.com.

    Open Run, Thursdays, 8:00 pm, Fridays & Saturdays, 7:00 & 10:00 pm, Sundays, 4:00 pm, Secret Altercations, e.t.c. Theatre, The Second City, 230 W. North Avenue, Chicago.  Tickets start at $30.  FYI www.secondcity.com.

    Open Run, Thursdays–Saturdays, 8:00 pm; Sundays at 7:00 pm, Queer Eye: The Musical Parody, UP Comedy Club, The Second City, 230 W North Avenue, Chicago.  Tickets start at $29.00.  FYI 312-337-3992 or www.secondcity.com.

    Open Run, Tuesdas & Wednesdays, 8:00 pm, The Best of The Second City, Chicago Style, UP Comedy Club, The Second City, 230 W North Avenue, Chicago.  Tickets start at $39.00.  FYI 312-337-3992 or www.secondcity.com.

    Open Run, Sundays, 12:00 noon, The Second City’s Improv Brunch, UP Comedy Club, The Second City, 230 W North Avenue, Chicago.  $35.  FYI 312-337-3992 or www.secondcity.com.

    Open Run, Mondays, 8:00 pm, Saturdays, 3:00 pm, The Best of The Second City, Main Stage, The Second City, 1616 N. Wells, Chicago.  Tickets start at $39.00.  FYI 312-337-3992 or www.secondcity.com.

    Open Run, Fridays & Saturdays, 11:00 pm, The Second City’s Late Night Date Night, UP Comedy Club, The Second City, 230 W North Avenue, Chicago.  $25.  FYI 312-337-3992 or www.secondcity.com.

    Open Run, Saturdays, 7:30 & 9:00 pm, Baby Wants Candy, the completely improvised, full band musical, Donny's Skybox Theatre, 4th Floor, The Second City, 230 W North Avenue, Chicago.  $25.  FYI 312-337-3992 or www.secondcity.com.

    Open Run, Saturdays, 7:30 pm, Clued In: An Improvised Murder Mystery, The Blackout Cabaret, The Second City, 230 W North Avenue, Chicago.  $25.  FYI 312-337-3992 or www.secondcity.com.

    Now Playing in Michigan:

    August 14th, 6:30 pm, Dunes Broadway Concert Goes on Tour!  Dunes Summer Theater @ Ghostlight Theatre, 101 Hinkley Street, Benton Harbor.  $25-$100.  FYI https://www.dunesarts.org/product/2022-dunes-broadway-concert-aug-12-14/88

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