April 11, 2024

The Arts

1:30 pmGuys and Dolls Drury Lane Theater, Oakbrook Terrace. Musical theatrical performance.
6:00 pmOrgy & Cold Bottom Lounge Restaurant. Alternative music performance.
7:00 pmDrunk Shakespeare Lion Theatre. Live theatrical performance.
7:00 pmA Streetcar Named Desire Paramount Theatre, Aurora. Musical theatrical performance.
7:00 pmA Streetcar Named Desire Copley Theatre, Aurora. Musical theatrical performance.
7:00 pmMatt Fraser Hard Rock Live Northern Indiana, Gary. Entertaining magic show.
7:00 pmParty101 with Matt Bennett House of Blues Chicago. Live concert performance.
7:00 pmLouis Katz Zanies. Comedic performance live.
7:00 pmMatt Maher Community Christian Church, Naperville. Pop / rock performance.
7:30 pmAlvin Ailey American Dance Theater Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University. Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater brings African-American artistic expression... 312-922-2110
7:30 pmThe Music Man Marriott Theatre, Lincolnshire. Live on stage.
7:30 pmLes Miserables Cadillac Palace Theatre. Live On Stage.
7:30 pmThe Choir of Man Apollo Theater Chicago. Performance series.
7:30 pmChicago Symphony Orchestra: James Conlon - Mendelssohn's Elijah Symphony Center. Classical concert.
7:30 pmMike Goodwin Zanies Comedy Club, Rosemont. Comedic performance live.
7:30 pmBrooklyn Laundry North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, Skokie. Musical theatrical performance.
7:30 pmMariachi Herencia de Mexico Genesee Theatre, Waukegan. Latin music in concert.
7:30 pmJersey Boys Mercury Theater. Musical theatrical performance.
7:30 pmHunter Hayes Park West. Performing country music live.
7:30 pmPurpose - Play Steppenwolf Theatre. Musical theatrical performance.
7:30 pmGrand Funk Railroad The Arcada Theatre, St. Charles. Pop / rock performance.
7:30 pmRosencrantz And Guildenstern Are Dead The Court Theatre. Musical theatrical performance.
8:00 pmBlue Man Group Briar Street Theatre. Performances feature three enigmatic bald and blue characters who take the audience through a multi-sensory... 773-348-4000
8:00 pmReal Estate Thalia Hall. Pop / rock performance.
8:00 pmDestroyer Lincoln Hall. Alternative music performance.
8:00 pmDon't Quit Your Daydream Second City. Comedic performance live.
8:00 pmBirdtalker Old Town School of Folk Music. Performing country music live.
8:00 pmShemekia Copeland S.P.A.C.E., Evanston. R&B / soul music performance.
8:00 pmArsenic and Old Lace McAninch Arts Center, Glen Ellyn. Musical theatrical performance.
8:00 pmMason Ramsey Joe's Live, Rosemont. Performing country music live.
8:00 pmAlyssa Edwards Chicago Improv, Schaumburg. Comedic performance live.
8:00 pmMortuous Reggies Chicago. Live rock / metal music.
8:00 pmOh, The Places You??ll Glow e.t.c. Theater. Comedic performance live.
8:30 pmSleepy Gaucho Hideout. Live concert performance.
9:00 pmGiles Corey Buddy Guy's Legends. Jazz / blues concert performance.
10:00 pmReggae Gold Subterranean. Reggae / reggaeton concert performance.

For Children

10:00 amStorytime Barnes & Noble Booksellers Clybourn. This event is the perfect chance for moms and/or dads to bond with their little one. Every... 773-871-3610
10:00 amStudio Drop In The DuPage Children's Museum, Naperville. Each session will explore alternating math, science, and art-related projects... 630-637-8000
10:30 amCrystal Lake Storytime Borders, Crystal Lake. This fun and entertaining weekly children's event will consist of stories, age appropriate crafts... 815-455-0302
10:30 amBeauty and the Beast Beverly Art Center. Meet Bella, an adventurous young woman who ventures from her little village to save her Papa. She must be brave as she enters...
11:00 amStorytime Thursday Borders. Every Thursday, Borders will host a children's storytime. Bring the kids and see how their minds and imaginations soar... 773-752-8663
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6:00 pm
Open Play Days My Corner Playroom. Corner Playroom is a Parent/Caregiver supervised indoor play place for kids ages 6 months to 5 years... 773-388-2121
1:00 pmStudio Drop In The DuPage Children's Museum, Naperville. Each session will explore alternating math, science, and art-related projects... 630-637-8000
5:00 pmStudio Drop In The DuPage Children's Museum, Naperville. Each session will explore alternating math, science, and art-related projects... 630-637-8000


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7:30 am
Silent Sitting Inner Metamorphosis University - IMU. The thoughts and feelings that might arise during the silent sitting are simply to... 773-262-1468
Judy Istock Butterfly Haven Notebaert Nature Museum. The Judy Istock Butterfly Haven features a kaleidoscope of butterflies with 75 species from around... 773-755-5100
River Works Notebaert Nature Museum. Splash through this waterplay experience and learn about Chicago's waterways and how they support... 773-755-5100
Mysteries of the Marsh Notebaert Nature Museum. Explore the variety of local wetlands and the creatures that live there and find out why these increasingly... 773-755-5100
Wilderness Walk Notebaert Nature Museum. Three meticulously re-created environments in Wilderness Walk immerse visitors in a prairie, savanna... 773-755-5100
Hands-on Habitat Notebaert Nature Museum. Hands-on Habitat invites budding naturalists (ages 3 - 7) to explore the secret world of animal homes... 773-755-5100
The Extreme Green House Notebaert Nature Museum. The Extreme Green House explains how our homes are linked to nature and offers recycling tips... 773-755-5100
Istock Family Look-in Animal Lab Notebaert Nature Museum. A detailed look at our native wetlands and their residents. 773-755-5100


7:30 pmWhy We Love Serial Killers With Dr. Scott Bonn City Winery. TV / radio taped program.