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American Library Association 9:00 am
American Library Association @ McCormick Place - West Building
Jan 30 @ 9:00 am – Feb 3 @ 5:00 pm
American Library Association @ McCormick Place - West Building | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The American Library Association (ALA) is the oldest and largest library association in the world, providing association information, news, events, and advocacy resources for members, librarians, and library users. Founded on October 6, 1876 during the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia, the mission of ALA is to provide leadership for the development, promotion, and improvement of library and information services and Continue Reading
International Cluster of Dogs 8:00 am
International Cluster of Dogs @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center
Jan 31 @ 8:00 am – Feb 1 @ 4:00 pm
International Cluster of Dogs @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
International is a successor to the old Chicago Kennel Club, which was founded in 1900. It had long been considered as one of the premier shows in America, but became a victim in the 1980′s of the other clubs holding shows on the same weekend and falling at the end of major Clusters when dogs and people are tired. Lou Continue Reading
Laurie Berkner 3:00 pm
Laurie Berkner @ Park West
Feb 1 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Laurie Berkner @ Park West | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Laurie Berkner is an American musician best known for her work as a children’s musical artist. Berkner plays guitar and sings in the Laurie Berkner Band, along with pianist Susie Lampert, bassist Brady Rymer, and drummer Bob Golden. See Laurie Berkner live during The Rock Till You Drop Tour with special guest Susie Lampert February 1 at Park West! Admission: Continue Reading
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Into Something Rich & Strange 7:30 pm
Into Something Rich & Strange @ Noyes Cultural Arts Center
Feb 2 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Into Something Rich & Strange @ Noyes Cultural Arts Center | Evanston | Illinois | United States
From February 2, 2015 – February 7, 2015 Piven’s renowned advanced youth ensemble comprises sophomore, junior, an senior-aged students who have studied at Piven Theatre Workshop and have advanced to the highest level within the youth programs. After years of training, Piven’s YPC students work together as an ensemble to adapt new and historic literary works in the tradition of Continue Reading
Tottercize 10:00 pm
Tottercize @ West Chicago Public Library District
Feb 2 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Tottercize @ West Chicago Public Library District  | West Chicago | Illinois | United States
This program is designed to teach children, ages 2-6, about healthy movement, coordination, and balance in a gentle, introductory way. A variety of exercises will be used including yoga and dancing. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Continue Reading
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Periphery 4:00 pm
Periphery @ House of Blues
Feb 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Periphery @ House of Blues | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Periphery are an American djent band from Washington, D.C., formed in 2005. They are known for their heavy, progressive sound which employs poly-rhythmic patterns and soaring melodies. They are considered one of the pioneers of the djent movement within progressive metal. The band consists of vocalist Spencer Sotelo, guitarists Misha Mansoor, Mark Holcomb, and Jake Bowen, drummer Matt Halpern, and bassist Adam “Nolly” Getgood. Periphery released their self-titled debut in Continue Reading
Le Workshop Bon Chic 6:30 pm
Le Workshop Bon Chic @ Alliance Francaise de Chicago Downtown Location
Feb 3 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Le Workshop Bon Chic @ Alliance Francaise de Chicago Downtown Location | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Le Workshop Bon Chic, Bon Genre: ‘Grace of Monaco’ This 2014 film by Olivier Dahan, starring Nicole Kidman and Tim Roth, was an official selection at Cannes. Nena has taught the history of fashion designers of the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries as adjunct faculty at Columbia College Chicago for the past 25 years. In addition, she lectures on many Continue Reading
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Ben Howard 7:30 pm
Ben Howard @ The Riviera Theatre
Feb 4 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Ben Howard @ The Riviera Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Benjamin John “Ben” Howard is an English singer-songwriter. He self-released his debut EP Games in the Dark followed by two more EPs, These Waters and Old Pine. He is currently signed to Island and Communion. See Ben Howard live February 4 at The Riviera! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand Continue Reading
Thunderdome show 8:00 pm
Thunderdome show @ MCL Chicago
Feb 4 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Thunderdome show @ MCL Chicago  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Thunderdome is a weekly comedy variety show. Improv, ensemble/solo sketch, stand up, story telling, tricks, etc. Hosted by Nate Varrone with different performers each week! This show is only 3 Bucks and BYOB! And you get a free beer from Trader Todd’s after the show! And they have karaoke! CASH ONLY at the door. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February Continue Reading
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Anytime/Anywhere 7:30 pm
Anytime/Anywhere @ Noyes Cultural Arts Center
Feb 5 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Anytime/Anywhere @ Noyes Cultural Arts Center | Evanston | Illinois | United States
Since it’s founding, Piven Theatre Workshop has used improvisational play to unlock the individual’s capacity for creative self-expression and has carved out a unique place as part of Chicago’s legacy of Improvisational Theatre. The Piven Improvisation Ensemble joins teams from within the Piven Community to Present it’s own Unique Style of long-form improvisation. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – Continue Reading
Drumming 7:30 pm
Drumming @ The Harris Theater for Music and Dance
Feb 5 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Drumming @ The Harris Theater for Music and Dance | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center in Drumming. In an exhilarating program that is both sonically and visually captivating, gems of the percussion repertoire take center stage, including Thierry de Mey’s mesmerizing Musiques de tables, John Cage’s ethereal In a Landscape, and Bartók’s riveting Sonata. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Continue Reading
Marie Antoinette 7:30 pm
Marie Antoinette @ Steppenwolf Theatre Company
Feb 5 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Marie Antoinette @ Steppenwolf Theatre Company | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 5, 2015 – May 10, 2015 Steppenwolf Theatre Company presents the Chicago Premiere of Marie Antoinette. Before Britney Spears and Justin Bieber, there was Marie Antoinette. In David Adjmi’s contemporary take on the young queen of France, Marie is a confection created by a society that values extravagance and artifice. But France’s love affair with the royals sours Continue Reading
David Roussève/REALITY 8:00 pm
David Roussève/REALITY @ The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago
Feb 5 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
David Roussève/REALITY @ The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 5, 2015 – February 7, 2015 Stardust relates the travails of Junior, a gay disenfranchised African-American teenager. Described as “a coming of age story for the Twitter generation,” the work allows the audience to meet Junior only through his confessional text messages projected on a screen amidst glorious and pain-wrenching dance from African-American choreographer David Roussève’s 10-person company. Continue Reading
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A Kid Like Jake 7:30 pm
A Kid Like Jake @ Greenhouse Theater Center
Feb 6 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
A Kid Like Jake @ Greenhouse Theater Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 6, 2015 – March 15, 2015 About Face Theatre presents the Chicago premiere of A Kid Like Jake. Alexandra and Greg’s intelligent and precocious four year-old son Jake is a leading candidate for enrollment in one of Manhattan’s top kindergarten programs. But when attention turns to his passion for Cinderella and dress-up, Jake’s gender non-conforming behavior becomes a Continue Reading
Isabelle Faust & Alexander Melnikov 7:30 pm
Isabelle Faust & Alexander Melnikov @ Mandel Hall
Feb 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Isabelle Faust & Alexander Melnikov @ Mandel Hall | Chicago | Illinois | United States
These two artists, who enjoy big European concert hall careers and collaborate in recital as well, make their Chicago recital debut with a charming program including the magnificent Franck Sonata, written as a wedding gift for the “King of the Violin,” Belgian violinist Eugene Ysaye. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Continue Reading
Monster Jam 7:30 pm
Monster Jam @ Allstate Arena
Feb 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Monster Jam @ Allstate Arena | Rosemont | Illinois | United States
Monster Jam is the perfect sports and entertainment brand mixing racing, showmanship and the ultimate fan experience into one incredible, action packed live show. Matched by no other family entertainment property, Monster Jam electrifies crowds with breathtaking stunts and the awesome power of the world’s most popular Monster Jam trucks. Over 4 million fans fill the world’s premier stadiums and Continue Reading
Isa Live: A Vegan Life In Four Courses 8:00 pm
Isa Live: A Vegan Life In Four C... @ City Winery
Feb 6 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Isa Live: A Vegan Life In Four Courses @ City Winery | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See a live cooking tour featuring vegan culinary star Isa Moskowitz February 6 at City Winery! Each tour stop will feature a four-course dinner, wine pairing, and cooking demo by Isa Moskowitz, and as her first live cooking tour, Isa plans to showcase recipes from her best-selling cookbooks as well as her newly opened restaurant,Modern Love. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February Continue Reading
Aesop Rock 9:00 pm
Aesop Rock @ Metro
Feb 6 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Aesop Rock @ Metro | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Ian Matthias Bavitz , better known by his stage name Aesop Rock, is an American hip hop recording artist and producer residing in San Francisco, California. He was at the forefront of the new wave of underground and alternative hip hop acts that emerged during the late 1990s and early 2000s. He was signed to El-P’s Definitive Jux label until it went on hiatus in 2010. better Propaganda ranked him at number Continue Reading
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Greater Chicago K-12 Chess Championships 10:00 am
Greater Chicago K-12 Chess Champ... @ McCormick Place - West Building
Feb 7 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Greater Chicago K-12 Chess Championships @ McCormick Place - West Building | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Since 2005, Renaissance Knights Chess Foundation has been committed to making chess an important part of our schools and community. We have taught, inspired, and empowered more than 20,000 students in the Chicago area. Through structured classroom, out of school time and summer programs, we use chess to develop skills necessary for young people to succeed in school and life. Continue Reading
Coyote Logistics Hockey City Classic 3:00 pm
Coyote Logistics Hockey City Cla... @ Soldier Field
Feb 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coyote Logistics Hockey City Classic @ Soldier Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Outdoor college hockey returns to Soldier Field! The 2015 Coyote Logistics Hockey City Classic will take place Saturday, February 7 when Michigan takes on Michigan State, and Miami faces off against Western Michigan. Miami vs. Western Michigan: 3 p.m. Michigan St. vs. Michigan: 7 p.m. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Continue Reading
Red 7:30 pm
Red @ Redtwist Theatre
Feb 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Red @ Redtwist Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 7, 2015 - March 8, 2015 Redtwist Theatre presents Red. Master expressionist painter, Mark Rothko, is at the very top of his game, landing the biggest commission in the history of modern art: murals for the world-famous Four Seasons restaurant in New York City. What follows is an electrifying dissection of an angry, brilliant mind as it navigates the myriad challenges Continue Reading
The Trial of Moses Fleetwood Walker 7:30 pm
The Trial of Moses Fleetwood Walker @ Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center
Feb 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
The Trial of Moses Fleetwood Walker @ Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 7, 2015 - March 15, 2015 The Black Ensemble Theater presents The Trial of Moses Fleetwood Walker. It is based on a powerful true story and speaks directly to the mission of the Black Ensemble Theater – to eradicate racism. When you ask who was the first Black major league baseball player most people would say,” Jackie Robinson”- and most people would be wrong. The Continue Reading
Billy Idol 8:00 pm
Billy Idol @ The Riviera Theatre
Feb 7 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Billy Idol @ The Riviera Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
William Michael Albert Broad, known professionally as Billy Idol, is an English rock musician, songwriter and actor. Idol first achieved fame in the punk rock era as a member of the band Generation X. See Billy Idol live with special guest Broncho February 7 at The Riviera! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Continue Reading
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The Homestretch 1:30 pm
The Homestretch @ Glenview Public Library
Feb 8 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
The Homestretch @ Glenview Public Library | Glenview | Illinois | United States
A screening of the documentary about three homeless teenagers living in Chicago features a discussion with the subjects. Three homeless teenagers brave Chicago winters, the pressures of high school, and life alone on the streets to build a brighter future. Against all odds, these kids defy stereotypes as they create new, surprising definitions of home. Can they recover from the Continue Reading
Cole’s Chicago Cabaret 8:00 pm
Cole’s Chicago Cabaret @ Logan Square
Feb 8 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Cole's Chicago Cabaret @ Logan Square  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The spot hosts a free comedy variety show every week in Logan Square. Drinks specials include $2.50 PBR, $3 Old Style Tallboys and $3.50 well drinks. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Building Feb 26 @ 11:00 Continue Reading
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Tannhauser 6:00 pm
Tannhauser @ Lyric Opera of Chicago
Feb 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Tannhauser @ Lyric Opera of Chicago | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 9, 2015 – March 6, 2015 Endless bliss is for the gods. In this tale of sin and redemption, a wandering musician is lured into the erotic realm of the goddess Venus. But when he grows tired of her sensual delights, he returns to the home and family he loves. True forgiveness, however, is not so easy. A Continue Reading
Chicago Blackhawks v Phoenix Coyotes 7:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Phoenix Coy... @ United Center
Feb 9 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Phoenix Coyotes @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the Chicago Blackhawks hit the ice to play the Phoenix Coyotes at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Building Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm The Chicago Dental Continue Reading
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Chicago Bulls v Sacramento Kings 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Sacramento Kings @ United Center
Feb 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Sacramento Kings @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the Sacramento Kings at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Building Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm The Chicago Continue Reading
Machine Head 7:30 pm
Machine Head @ House of Blues
Feb 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Machine Head @ House of Blues | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Machine Head is an American metal band from Oakland, California. Formed on October 12, 1991, the group was founded by vocalist and guitarist Robb Flynn and bassist Adam Duce. The current lineup of the band comprises Flynn, drummer Dave McClain, guitarist Phil Demmel, and bassist Jared MacEachern. Machine Head is one of the pioneering bands in the New Wave of American Heavy Metal.  Machine Head was formed by member Robb Flynn, previously part of the bands Forbidden and Vio-lence. Flynn felt musically Continue Reading
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Chicago Blackhawks v Vancouver Canucks 7:00 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Vancouver C... @ United Center
Feb 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Vancouver Canucks @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the Chicago Blackhawks hit the ice to play the Vancouver Canucks at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Building Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm The Chicago Dental Continue Reading
Blue Planet 7:30 pm
Blue Planet @ Storefront Theater
Feb 11 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Blue Planet @ Storefront Theater | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 11, 2015 – March 15, 2015 Akvavit Theatre, in association with the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, presents the U.S. Premiere of Blue Planet by Icelandic playwright Andri Snær Magnason, which will entertain both adults and children alike. Best friends Hulda and Brimir live on a planet much like Earth – populated only by children. Continue Reading
Unique Voices 7:30 pm
Unique Voices @ Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University
Feb 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Unique Voices @ Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 11, 2015 - February 22, 2015 Three leading contemporary ballet choreographers, all former Joffrey guest artists – James Kudelka, Stanton Welch and Alexander Ekman – return with Joffrey Premieres in the winter of 2015. Kudelka’s The Man in Black sets an ensemble of three men and a woman, all in cowboy boots, against the songs of soulful American crooner Johnny Cash. Six songs, all Continue Reading
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Chicago Theatre Week 10:00 am
Chicago Theatre Week @ Multiple Chicago Locations
Feb 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Chicago Theatre Week @ Multiple Chicago Locations | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 12, 2015 – February 22, 2015 Due to overwhelming success, Chicago Theatre Week is expanding in 2015! The upcoming winter celebration of Chicago’s world-class theatre scene returns for its third year and, for the first time, will span 10 days – a week and two full weekends. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Continue Reading
Chicago Bulls v Cleveland Cavaliers 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Cleveland Cavaliers @ United Center
Feb 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Cleveland Cavaliers @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the Cleveland Cavaliers at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Building Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm The Chicago Continue Reading
Jason Isbell 7:30 pm
Jason Isbell @ Symphony Center
Feb 12 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Jason Isbell @ Symphony Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Formerly a member of the alt-country-rock band, Drive-By Truckers, Jason Isbell’s solo career is flourishing in the wake of Southeastern – a record he released last year which is nominated for Best Song, Best Album, and Artist of the year for 2014 from the Americana Music Association’s Honors & Awards. Accompanied by his full band, his winter tour will bring Continue Reading
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Chicago Blackhawks v New Jersey Devils 7:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v New Jersey ... @ United Center
Feb 13 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v New Jersey Devils @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the Chicago Blackhawks hit the ice to play the New Jersey Devils at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Building Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm The Chicago Continue Reading
European Journey 7:30 pm
European Journey @ Music Institute of Chicago Nichols Concert Hall
Feb 13 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
European Journey @ Music Institute of Chicago Nichols Concert Hall | Evanston | Illinois | United States
This concert weaves together influences from the Dutch, German and French repertoire – and not just because the featured guest is Dutch herself! Josefien Stoppelenburg, whose voice the Chicago Sun-Times described as a “luminous stream of vocal color,” opens with Hindemith’s Die Serenaden. The astonishingly exciting Huydts’ Quartet is a piece written specifically for Rembrandt. Songs of the Auvergne is Continue Reading
Really Really 7:30 pm
Really Really @ Athenaeum Theatre
Feb 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Really Really @ Athenaeum Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 13 to February 15 Interrobang Theatre Project presents the Midwest Premiere of Really Really by Paul Downs Colaizzo. In the hazy aftermath of a wild campus party, dawn breaks on what appears to be just another day in the undergrad carnival that revolves around a circle of friends. But when morning-after gossip about privileged Davis and ambitious Leigh turns ugly, the Continue Reading
Sonia Sanchez: “Le Ca (The Id)” 7:30 pm
Sonia Sanchez: “Le Ca (The Id)” @ Museum of Contemporary Art
Feb 13 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Sonia Sanchez: "Le Ca (The Id)" @ Museum of Contemporary Art | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 13, 2015 – February 15, 2015 Sònia Sánchez performs a solo dance to live guitar, vocals, and sound mixing in this re-invention of flamenco technique. Sánchez embraces improvisation and explores the subconscious depth of flamenco to the sound of electric guitarist David Soler and vocalist Miguel Angel (“el Londro”). In this US debut, she finds her own flamenco Continue Reading
Tigran Trio 7:30 pm
Tigran Trio @ Performance Hall, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts
Feb 13 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Tigran Trio @ Performance Hall, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The young Armenian-American Tigran Hamasyan is one of the hottest young pianists in jazz, who mixes it up in his unique blend of jazz, selling out arenas and earning praise from the likes of Chick Corea, Brad Meldau and Herbie Hancock. This concert is part of the Jazz at the Logan series. World-class jazz artists bring the spectrum of contemporary Continue Reading
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Chicago Automobile Show 10:00 am
Chicago Automobile Show @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg
Feb 14 @ 10:00 am – Feb 22 @ 10:00 pm
 Chicago Automobile Show @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg | Chicago | Illinois | United States
First staged in 1901, the Chicago Auto Show is the largest auto show in North America and has been held more times than any other auto exposition on the continent. This year marks the 106th edition of the Chicago Auto Show. The Chicago Automobile Trade Association (CATA) is the nation’s oldest and largest metropolitan dealer organization. The CATA has produced the Continue Reading
Maker & Muse 10:00 am
Maker & Muse @ Driehaus Museum
Feb 14 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Maker & Muse @ Driehaus Museum | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Maker & Muse: Women and Early Twentieth Century Art Jewelry features more than 250 exemplary works of art jewelry between the late Victorian Era and the First World War, including cloak clasps, hair ornaments, pins, brooches, rings, bracelets, pendants and necklaces. This groundbreaking exhibition illuminates the international proliferation of art jewelry through the lens of woman as its maker and Continue Reading
Orchidelirium: Illustrated Orchidaceae 10:00 am
Orchidelirium: Illustrated Orchi... @ Chicago Botanic Garden
Feb 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Orchidelirium: Illustrated Orchidaceae @ Chicago Botanic Garden | Glencoe | Illinois | United States
From February 14, 2015 - April 19, 2015 Orchidelirium is the name given to the Victorian era of flower madness when collecting and discovering orchids reached extraordinarily high levels. Wealthy orchid fanatics of the 19th century sent explorers and collectors to almost every part of the world in search of new varieties of orchids. Orchidelirium is seen as similar to Dutch tulip mania. Today there still exists some levels of Continue Reading
10,000 Maniacs 5:30 pm
10,000 Maniacs @ City Winery
Feb 14 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
10,000 Maniacs @ City Winery | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See 10,000 Maniacs live February 14 at the intimate settings of City Winery! City Winery features musical performances almost every night of the week! Click here for a complete schedule. Hours: 5:30 & 8 p.m. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting @ Continue Reading
Barry Manilow 7:30 pm
Barry Manilow @ United Center
Feb 14 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Barry Manilow @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Barry Manilow announced that he is going to hit the road and perform concerts across North America ONE LAST TIME! With his band of 13 musicians and singers, Manilow said, “We’re having a great time putting the show together. We hope to take everyone on an emotional roller coaster. I can’t wait to see everyone dancing in the aisles.” The Continue Reading
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French fry festival 11:00 am
French fry festival @ Haymarket Pub and Brewery
Feb 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
French fry festival @ Haymarket Pub and Brewery | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Eat French-Canadian french fries topped with brown gravy & cheese curds at the Poutine Fest competition at Haymarket Pub & Brewery. Poutine Fest is Chicago’s competition of Canada’s popular late-night fast food favorite- crispy french fries and cheese curds covered in rich gravy.  Some of Chicago’s restaurants will submit their best poutine and compete against each other, butting heads in a fierce Continue Reading
Chicago Blackhawks v Pittsburgh Penguins 11:30 am
Chicago Blackhawks v Pittsburgh ... @ United Center
Feb 15 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Pittsburgh Penguins @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the Chicago Blackhawks hit the ice to play the Pittsburgh Penguins at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Building Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm The Chicago Dental Continue Reading
A Chinese New Year Celebration 3:00 pm
A Chinese New Year Celebration @ Symphony Center
Feb 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
A Chinese New Year Celebration @ Symphony Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Sounds of China: A Chinese New Year Celebration Virtuoso soloists from the world-renowned National Chinese Traditional Orchestra and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra come together for an extraordinary event kicking off Chicago’s citywide Chinese New Year celebration. In collaboration with the Chinese Fine Arts Society, this unforgettable performance showcases traditional Chinese folk music and instruments fused with contemporary Chinese and western Continue Reading
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Chinese New Year Lightscape 6:00 pm
Chinese New Year Lightscape @ State St. between Lake St. and Van Buren St.
Feb 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Chinese New Year Lightscape @ State St. between Lake St. and Van Buren St. | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 16, 2015 – March 5, 2015 Enjoy a multisensory experience on State Street, with light displays and music to celebrate the Year of the Sheep. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Building Feb 26 @ Continue Reading
European Journey 7:30 pm
European Journey @ The PianoForte Foundation
Feb 16 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
European Journey @ The PianoForte Foundation | Chicago | Illinois | United States
This concert weaves together influences from the Dutch, German and French repertoire – and not just because the featured guest is Dutch herself! Josefien Stoppelenburg, whose voice the Chicago Sun-Times described as a “luminous stream of vocal color,” opens with Hindemith’s Die Serenaden. The astonishingly exciting Huydts’ Quartet is a piece written specifically for Rembrandt. Songs of the Auvergne is Continue Reading
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First Wives Club 7:30 pm
First Wives Club @ Oriental Theatre
Feb 17 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
First Wives Club @ Oriental Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 17, 2015 – March 29, 2015 This all-new production of First Wives Club will be presented at Chicago’s Oriental Theatre in Spring 2015, aiming for Broadway in the 2015-2016 Season. Five-time Emmy Award nominee Linda Bloodworth Thomason (Designing Women) makes her theatrical debut as book writer and Simon Phillips will direct the musical. Based on the hit Paramount Continue Reading
Sleater-Kinney 7:30 pm
Sleater-Kinney @ The Riviera Theatre
Feb 17 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Sleater-Kinney @ The Riviera Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Sleater-Kinney is an American rock band that formed in Olympia, Washington in 1994. The band’s lineup features Corin Tucker, Carrie Brownstein, and Janet Weiss. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Building Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – Continue Reading
Black Violin 8:00 pm
Black Violin @ City Winery
Feb 17 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Black Violin @ City Winery | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Black Violin is the blend of classical, hip-hop, rock, R&B, and bluegrass music. Live, they are accompanied by their crack band, featuring ace turntable whiz DJTK (Dwayne Dayal) and a drummer. Named one of the hottest bands at SXSW in 2013, Black Violin was invited to perform at Bonnaroo and returned to SXSW this year to SRO crowds. Since starting Continue Reading
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Fire and Ice 7:00 am
Fire and Ice @ Vertigo Sky Lounge
Feb 18 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
Fire and Ice @ Vertigo Sky Lounge | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Chicago on Vertigo’s heated outdoor patio, or cozy up to the fire pit while enjoying ice sculptures and a custom s’mores bar with a 90-minute open bar with sponsored cocktails and desserts provided by Chef Omar Martinez of Dessert Concepts, before the Fire and Ice Fashion Show produced by Adel Shaw from Red Carpet Chicago and Spoil Me Salon and Continue Reading
Chicago Blackhawks v Detroit Red Wings 6:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Detroit Red... @ United Center
Feb 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Detroit Red Wings @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the Chicago Blackhawks hit the ice to play the Detroit Red Wings at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Building Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm The Chicago Continue Reading
Magic show 8:00 pm
Magic show @ Greenhouse Theater Center
Feb 18 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Magic show @ Greenhouse Theater Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 18, 2015 – May 27, 2015 (Wednesdays) In the Golden Age of Magic, during the late 19th and early 20th centuries, Chicago established itself as a major center for magic in the United States. Magicians from all over the world gathered here to amaze and entertain audiences in theaters, parlors, nightclubs, and restaurants throughout the city. Since 2007, The Continue Reading
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Adler After Dark – Feb 2015 6:30 pm
Adler After Dark – Feb 2015 @ Adler Planetarium
Feb 19 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Adler After Dark - Feb 2015 @ Adler Planetarium | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Explore Adler Planetarium after hours during this 21+ event. On the third Thursday of each month, Adler becomes a playground for adults as they explore various exhibitions, peek through the Doane Observatory telescope or participate in a demonstration. It’s great for groups or an adventerous date with your significant other. Each month features different activities and drink specials, including a Continue Reading
Chicago Dance Crash 8:00 pm
Chicago Dance Crash @ The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago
Feb 19 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Chicago Dance Crash @ The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 19, 2015 – February 21, 2015 Chicago Dance Crash has emerged during the past decade as one of Chicago’s leading mid-sized companies. The work merges a variety of forms including hip-hop, capoeira, modern and ballet. A mixed repertoire program for the company’s Dance Center debut includes a new work by guest Chicago choreographer and former Hubbard Street Dance Continue Reading
Muti Conducts Mozart Requiem 8:00 pm
Muti Conducts Mozart Requiem @ Symphony Center
Feb 19 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Muti Conducts Mozart Requiem @ Symphony Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 19, 2015 – February 24, 2015 Maestro Muti leads Mozart’s final work with the Austrian pianist Rudolf Buchbinder performing the Piano Concerto No. 24. The Chicago Symphony Chorus joins in the performance of the completion of the requiem. Hours February 19: 8 p.m. February 20: 1:30 p.m. February 21: 8 p.m. February 24: 7:30 p.m. Agenda Agenda Day Continue Reading
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Cannibal Corpse & Behemoth 5:45 pm
Cannibal Corpse & Behemoth @ House of Blues
Feb 20 @ 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm
Cannibal Corpse & Behemoth @ House of Blues | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See Cannibal Corpse & Behemoth live with special guests Aeon and Tribulation February 20 at House of Blues! Admission: All Ages Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Building Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – Feb 28 @ Continue Reading
Avi Avital & David Greilsammer 7:30 pm
Avi Avital & David Greilsammer @ Performance Hall, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts
Feb 20 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Avi Avital & David Greilsammer @ Performance Hall, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Recognized by The New York Times for his “exquisitely sensitive playing” and “stunning agility,” mandolinist Avi Avital is an exciting young musician who is deeply committed to building a fresh legacy for the mandolin. In his Chicago debut and an exclusive collaboration with pianist David Greilsammer, who plays with “a sense of intense beauty and discovery” (Daily News), they offer Continue Reading
Chicago Blackhawks v Colorado Avalanche 7:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Colorado Av... @ United Center
Feb 20 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Colorado Avalanche @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the Chicago Blackhawks hit the ice to play the Colorado Avalanche at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Building Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm The Chicago Dental Continue Reading
Therese Raquin 7:30 pm
Therese Raquin @ The Harris Theater for Music and Dance
Feb 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Therese Raquin @ The Harris Theater for Music and Dance | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 20, 2015 - February 28, 2015 Chicago Opera Theater presents Thérèse Raquin, composed by Tobias Picker. Thérèse, trapped in an unhappy marriage, escapes into a stormy affair with her husband’s best friend. Their new found passion compels the young lovers to commit a crime that will haunt them forever. Picker’s lavish and riveting score provides the suspenseful underpinning for this deadly love triangle. Based Continue Reading
Emperor of the Moon 8:00 pm
Emperor of the Moon @ St. Bonaventure
Feb 20 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Emperor of the Moon @ St. Bonaventure | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 20, 2015 - March 15, 2015 The Saint Sebastian Players present Emperor of the Moon by Aphra Behn, arguably the first professional English woman playwright. The play follows the love stories of Bellemante and Elaria, the mischievous daughter and niece, respectively, of the moonstruck Doctor Baliardo, an amateur moralist and astronomer. To get around the doctor’s rules, the girls convince him their respective lovers Continue Reading
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Northerly Island adventure 12:00 pm
Northerly Island adventure @ Northerly Island
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Northerly Island adventure @ Northerly Island | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Explore Northerly Island and come face-to-face with live animals, engage in winter activities, and create nature-inspired crafts. Dress for the weather as events take place both outdoors and inside the visitor center. See birds of prey and wolves, hear folk music and a storyteller, walk on snowshoes (if there’s snow), make a craft, and have cocoa (while it lasts). Agenda Agenda Continue Reading
Asian Lunar New Year Parade 1:00 pm
Asian Lunar New Year Parade
Feb 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Asian Lunar New Year Parade @ Chicago | Illinois | United States
Join the Argyle business community for the annual Asian Lunar New Year parade! The parade begins after firecrackers explode to ring in the new year and will feature parade floats, marchers, and lion and dragon dancers. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting Continue Reading
Mardi gras bar crawl 2:00 pm
Mardi gras bar crawl @ Navy Pier
Feb 21 @ 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Mardi gras bar crawl @ Navy Pier | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Your ticket to the World’s Largest Indoor Bar Crawl includes two drink tickets, drink specials, games, a mask, and music at the Crystal Gardens at Navy Pier. OVER 3,000 partiers last year! Bar Crawl Includes entry into Mardi Gras Crawl, two gift cards valid at participating bars for food or drink purchase, drink specials, entertainment including live music, mask face-painting, games, prizes, ferris Continue Reading
Chicago Bulls v Phoenix Suns 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Phoenix Suns @ United Center
Feb 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Phoenix Suns @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the Phoenix Suns at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Building Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm The Chicago Dental Society Continue Reading
2cellos 7:30 pm
2cellos @ The Chicago Theatre
Feb 21 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
2cellos @ The Chicago Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Young Croatian cellists Luka Sulic and Stjepan Hauser, together known as 2CELLOS, have achieved sensational success by taking the cello to a new level. Their playing style has broken down the boundaries between different genres of music, from classical and film music to pop and rock. 2CELLOS have no limits when it comes to performing live and are equally as Continue Reading
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Volunteer expo 10:00 am
Volunteer expo @ Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
Feb 22 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Volunteer expo @ Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Connect with 75 organizations that need your help at Chicago Volunteer Expo in the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum. There are so many ways to give back to your community in 2015.  Find the one that’s right for you at the Chicago Volunteer Expo! Whether your passion is the environment, the arts, or social justice, there’s a volunteer opportunity waiting for you. The Chicago Volunteer Continue Reading
Dark beer festival 12:00 pm
Dark beer festival @ Emporium Arcade Bar
Feb 22 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Dark beer festival @ Emporium Arcade Bar | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Join us and our host, Emporium Arcade Bar, on Sunday, February 22 at Noon as we delve into some of the best dark beers available. It’s cold, football is over, and there isn’t much else to do on a Sunday afternoon. It is a perfect time for playing vintage arcade games and enjoying some amazing craft beer.If you’re on the fence about dark Continue Reading
Chinese Lunar New Year Parade 1:00 pm
Chinese Lunar New Year Parade
Feb 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Chinese Lunar New Year Parade @ Chicago | Illinois | United States
Hosting more than 30,000 attendees annually, the parade will be in the heart of Chinatown, celebrating the Year of the Sheep featuring marching bands, colorful floats, traditional dragon and lion dance performances, a 100-ft paper dragon and more. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Continue Reading
Chicago Blackhawks v Boston Bruins 2:00 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Boston Bruins @ United Center
Feb 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Boston Bruins @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the Chicago Blackhawks hit the ice to play the Boston Bruins at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Building Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm The Chicago Dental Continue Reading
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Kampaign Karaoke 6:00 pm
Kampaign Karaoke @ M Vie
Feb 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Kampaign Karaoke @ M Vie | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Warm up the old pipes at this weekly event sponsored by the Walls for Mayor campaign. Choose from one of two showtimes: 6 to 8 p.m. or 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. Featured at this free, no-drink-minimum event: specials, raffles and free on-street parking. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Continue Reading
Chicago Bulls v Milwaukee Bucks 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Milwaukee Bucks @ United Center
Feb 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Milwaukee Bucks @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the Milwaukee Bucks at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Building Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm The Chicago Continue Reading
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Museum party 6:00 pm
Museum party @ Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
Feb 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Museum party @ Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Nature on Tap features adults-only access to the Nature Museum, including the Judy Istock Butterfly Haven. Highlights include a trivia game testing your knowledge with nature and science themed questions. The winning trivia team will receive the coveted Golden Cockroach trophy.  Note: Trivia teams must check in by 7 p.m.  Admission includes access to all exhibits, crafty projects and participation Continue Reading
Chicago Blackhawks v Florida Panthers 7:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Florida Pan... @ United Center
Feb 24 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Florida Panthers @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the Chicago Blackhawks hit the ice to play the Florida Panthers at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Building Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm The Chicago Dental Continue Reading
The Passenger 7:30 pm
The Passenger @ Lyric Opera of Chicago
Feb 24 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
The Passenger @ Lyric Opera of Chicago | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 24, 2015 - March 15, 2015 Aboard an ocean liner with her diplomat husband, Liese hides a terrible secret: she was once an SS officer at Auschwitz. When she recognizes – or imagines? – a fellow passenger as Marta, one of her former prisoners, the truth about her past is revealed. Suppressed for more than 40 years, Weinberg’s The Passenger is a haunting Continue Reading
Upstairs at the Annoyance 8:00 pm
Upstairs at the Annoyance @ The Annoyance Theatre
Feb 24 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Upstairs at the Annoyance @ The Annoyance Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Annoyance’s improv training is guided by our Artistic Director, Mick Napier and based on the approach found in his book Improvise. Scene from the Inside Out. We are known for giving specific, individualized feedback to our students and helping them to develop and maintain a strong individual voice in their improvisation. Our classes focus on scenic improvisation, that is, we Continue Reading
Winter Cabaret 8:00 pm
Winter Cabaret @ The Laugh Factory
Feb 24 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Winter Cabaret @ The Laugh Factory | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Following up on last season’s fabulous Let’s Do It cabaret, members of the Chicago Gay Men’s Chorus explore the music of Kander and Ebb – from Cabaret to Chicago, and more. Watch CGMC show off their individual talents in an intimate setting at The Laugh Factory in Lakeview. This themed show features the cabaret experience with CGMC’s own unique twist! Agenda Agenda Day Continue Reading
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Chicago Bulls v Charlotte Hornets 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Charlotte Hornets @ United Center
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Charlotte Hornets @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the Charlotte Hornets at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Building Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm The Chicago Continue Reading
Hozier 7:30 pm
Hozier @ The Riviera Theatre
Feb 25 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Hozier @ The Riviera Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Andrew Hozier-Byrne, known mononymously as Hozier, is an Irish musician from Bray, County Wicklow. In 2013 he released his debut EP, featuring the hit single “Take Me to Church”, and his second EP From Eden in 2014. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Continue Reading
The Book of Mormon 7:30 pm
The Book of Mormon @ Bank of America Theatre
Feb 25 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
The Book of Mormon @ Bank of America Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 25, 2015 - May 17, 2015 Following its record-breaking 43-week engagement in the 13-14 season, The Book of Mormon returns to Chicago’s Bank of America Theatre for a strictly limited engagement. Don’t miss this chance to see Broadway’s hottest production – winner of 9 Tony Awards® and the show Ben Brantley of The New York Times calls “the best musical of this century.” From South Park creators Continue Reading
The Property 7:30 pm
The Property @ Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts
Feb 25 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Property @ Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 25, 2015 – February 27, 2015 Lyric Unlimited presents the world-premiere klezmer opera The Property in partnership with the Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts at the University of Chicago. Adapted from the acclaimed graphic novel by Rutu Modan, The Property tells the story of Regina Segal and her granddaughter Mica, who travel to modern Warsaw Continue Reading
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Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting 11:00 am
Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter... @ McCormick Place - West Building
Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm
Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Building | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Chicago Dental Society is an association for dentists in the metropolitan Chicago area; organizer of the Midwinter Meeting, the leading scientific dental meeting and tradeshow; and an advocate for improving oral health for all. Since our founding in 1864, and incorporation in 1878, our mission has been to encourage the improvement of the health of the public, to promote the Continue Reading
Stripped / Clover 7:00 pm
Stripped / Clover @ Links Hall
Feb 26 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Stripped / Clover @ Links Hall | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 26, 2015 - March 1, 2015 Same Planet Different World Dance Theatre and The Cambrians(formerly the Nexus Project) announce two world premieres on a shared bill at Links Hall. Same Planet Different World Dance Theatre and The Cambrians are two of Chicago’s most highly physical contemporary dance companies. They unite for the first time for four joint performances featuring new work by SPDW Continue Reading
Dunsinane 7:30 pm
Dunsinane @ Chicago Shakespeare Theater
Feb 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Dunsinane @ Chicago Shakespeare Theater | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 26, 2015 - March 22, 2015 Macbeth is dead. Under cover of night, an English army has swept through the landscape, killed the tyrant and taken the seat of power. Attempting to restore peace and put in place a new ruler, Siward, the commanding officer, encounters resistance as his efforts to restore order appear futile and the situation spins out of Continue Reading
Mariano Pensotti: “Cineastas (Filmmakers)” 7:30 pm
Mariano Pensotti: “Cineastas (Fi... @ Museum of Contemporary Art
Feb 26 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Mariano Pensotti: "Cineastas (Filmmakers)" @ Museum of Contemporary Art | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 26, 2015 – March 1, 2015 MCA Stage presents the Chicago debut of author and theater director, Mariano Pensotti, whose new work Cineastas revolves around the stories of four eccentric filmmakers in Buenos Aires. The performance takes place in a two-floor structure that invokes the classic cinematic split screen that simultaneously presents two scenarios: the filmmakers’ personal lives Continue Reading
Motion City Soundtrack 8:00 pm
Motion City Soundtrack @ House of Blues
Feb 26 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Motion City Soundtrack @ House of Blues | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Motion City Soundtrack is an American rock band from Minneapolis, Minnesota, formed in 1997. The band consists of founding members Justin Pierre (lead vocals and guitar) and Joshua Cain (lead guitar and backing vocals), along with keyboardist and moog synthesist Jesse Johnson, bassist and backing vocalist Matthew Taylor, and drummer, percussionist and backing vocalist Claudio Rivera. Motion City Soundtrack has Continue Reading
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Vikings 9:00 am
Vikings @ The Field Museum
Feb 27 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Vikings @ The Field Museum | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 27, 2015 - October 4, 2015 What does the word Viking bring to mind? Ruthless warriors and merciless invaders? Or prosperous farmers, enterprising merchants, and caring families? Vikings, the latest exhibition at The Field Museum, explores the truth behind Scandinavia’s ancient-and infamous-seafaring raiders. Hours Open daily: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Last admission is at 4 p.m. daily Admission Tickets to Vikings are included in Continue Reading
Chris Brown & Trey Songz 7:30 pm
Chris Brown & Trey Songz @ Allstate Arena
Feb 27 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Chris Brown & Trey Songz @ Allstate Arena | Rosemont | Illinois | United States
See Chris Brown & Trey Songz live during the Between the Sheets Tour with special guest Tyga February 27 at Allstate Arena! Multi-platinum selling artists Chris Brown and Trey Songz announce their upcoming BETWEEN THE SHEETS TOUR kicking off in 2015. The tour was announced today at the House of Blues on Sunset Boulevard in front of a packed house Continue Reading
Jerusalem Quartet 7:30 pm
Jerusalem Quartet @ Mandel Hall
Feb 27 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Jerusalem Quartet @ Mandel Hall | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Jerusalem Quartet has garnered much international acclaim and won audiences over for its rare combination of passion and precision. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Building Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – Feb 28 @ 5:00 Continue Reading
Big Head Todd & The Monsters 8:30 pm
Big Head Todd & The Monsters @ House of Blues
Feb 27 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Big Head Todd & The Monsters @ House of Blues | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Big Head Todd and the Monsters is a rock band formed in 1986 in Colorado. The band has released a number of albums since 1989 with their 1993 album Sister Sweetly going platinum in the United States. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week February – March 2015 Feb – Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Feb 26 Thu Chicago Dental Society-Midwinter Continue Reading
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Grupo Corpo 7:30 pm
Grupo Corpo @ Auditorium Theatre of
Feb 28 @ 7:30 pm – Mar 1 @ 9:30 pm
Grupo Corpo @ Auditorium Theatre of | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 28, 2015 to March 01, 2015 World famous Brazilian dance troupe, Grupo Corpo, makes their Auditorium Theatre debut. Melding traditional Brazilian dance with western contemporary movement, Grupo Corpo presents Sem Mim, set to the original soundtrack by Spanish musician and composer Carlos Núñez and Brazilian composer José Miguel Wisnik, as well as Onqotô - also set to original music by José Miguel Wisnik Continue Reading
Belteshazzar: A Perilous Tale 6:30 pm
Belteshazzar: A Perilous Tale @ Beverly Arts Center
Feb 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Belteshazzar: A Perilous Tale @ Beverly Arts Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Continuing its tradition of creating new story ballets with meaningful stories, Ballet 5:8 will present the world premiere of its first full-length classical story ballet on February 28 with breathtaking original choreography by Artistic Director Julianna Slager. A fantastic event for the whole family, Ballet 5:8′s Belteshazzar: A Perilous Tale brings the Biblical story of Daniel to the stage in Continue Reading
Charlie Wilson 8:00 pm
Charlie Wilson @ United Center
Feb 28 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Charlie Wilson @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Charlie Wilson’s new single “Goodnight Kisses” was the #1 most added song at Urban Radio and Billboard says about the single “…Over snap-and-swing doo-wop-inspired production, the GAP Band co-founder sings sweetly about his loved one’s smooches. Wilson is still as convincing a romantic as ever.” Charlie is joined on tour by highly regarded Kem and Joe. Both of whom will Continue Reading