Category: theatre

Chicago's Bob Fosse Once Again in the Spotlight

The greatest dancer to ever emerge from Chicago’s Ravenswood community is once again in the spotlight. Bob Fosse, the dancer/choreographer who revolutionized modern theatrical dancing, grew up in Chicago but left the Midwest before he turned 20 to make it big in New York and Hollywood, respectively. The renewed interest in this consummate showman’s life... Read more »

Hurry to See Play "Smokefall" at Goodman Theatre

Theatre-lovers in Chicago this weekend should beat a path to the Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn Street. Playing there for only three more performances after tonight is the crazy-good modern/timeless drama, “Smokefall.” Penned by 34-year old Detroit playwright Noah Haidle, it’s the story of a family — a few generations of a family — in Grand... Read more »