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February 2018 events calendar for Chicago

Pack your February with the best things to do in Chicago for Valentine's Day, the Chinese New Year and more

Photograph: Neal O'Bryan

February can be a rough month in Chicago. The magic of the holidays is long worn off, you’ve been buried in your winter coat for months, and to top it all of, you’ve got to deal with Valentine’s Day. Seems cruel, no? But as always, we’re looking out for you, Chicago. Whether you’re in the mood for ice skating under the skyline, or jonesing to cozy up with a hot cocktail at a bar with a fireplace, we’ve got dozens of ways make the shortest month of the year the sweetest. You’ve got no excuse to stay on the couch this month.

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Featured February 2018 events

Chinese New Year parades and celebrations in Chicago

We're already a few weeks into 2018, but those of you looking for an excuse to get a fresh start on your resolutions are in luck. From Chinatown to Uptown, we've got a whole slate of fantastic ways to ring in the Year of the Dog.

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By: Nick Kotecki

The best things to do on Valentine's Day

Whether you’re single or all bae’d up, making plans on Valentine’s Day is a total pain. Well, we’re here to help. We’ve assembled a list of great things to do on V-Day, from nights out at comedy clubs to cozying up at the most romantic restaurants in the city. As for what happens after the date? Well, that’s on you.

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By: Grace Perry
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Handmade Market Chicago

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Here’s your game plan: Grab brunch at Bite Cafe then head next door to sip mimosas and shop funky jewelry, clothing, handbags and paper crafts at this monthly fair.

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Empty Bottle , Ukrainian Village Saturday March 10 2018

Randolph Street Market Festival

Recommended

More than 200 vendors hawk their antique housewares, furniture, ephemera, clothing and more at this indoor-outdoor festival. Stop in for vintage clothes and jewelry, a vinyl swap meet, a fancy food market and global goods bazaar or bring your own items for appraisal. 

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Plumbers Hall Until Sunday April 29 2018
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Ice Skating in Millennium Park

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The McCormick Tribune Ice Rink is open to the public for skating with one of the best views of the downtown skyline. Experience one of the city's finest winter traditions through March 5. Check the website for daily hours of operation. Admission is free with free skating lessons Friday through Sunday one hour before the rink opens.

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McCormick Tribune Plaza & Ice Rink , Downtown Until Sunday March 4 2018

Windy City Open

It's too cold for baseball and too icy for football, so why not check out Chicago's premiere squash event at the University Club of Chicago? Founded in 1981, the Windy City Open now offers seven days of heated competition featuring top-rated players from around the world. The intimate venue, prestigious titles and huge cash prize ($500,000) make it one of the most unique events of the season.

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University Club of Chicago , Loop Until Wednesday February 28 2018
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Polar Adventure Days

The 13th annual Polar Adventure Days on Northerly Island features all sorts of winter activities for the family. Check out birds of prey from the Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation, tour the new Northerly Island Natural Area and see Siberian huskies and wolves. Cocoa, snowshoes and winter crafts all help to make the experience more authentic—even if there's no snow on the ground.

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Northerly Island , Downtown Sunday February 25 2018
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Frost Fest

The weather may not be quite as harsh as its name implies, but the fourth annual Frost Fest is celebrating the season with an outdoor party. Stoic attendees will be able to sample more than 50 craft beers from local breweries in a gigantic heated tent during three separate three-hour tasting sessions. While you're sipping brews, you'll be able to enjoy live music and food from local restaurants—not a bad way to cure that cabin fever.

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Halsted and Roscoe Sts , Boystown Sunday February 25 2018
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Music in February 2018

Jay Electronica

We're still waiting on Jay Electronica's mythical debut album (though, according to him, “an album is a false concept”), but the New Orleans rapper and producer has provided a steady trickle of new music to satiate his fans. For all we know, he'll debut the entirety of Act II: Patents of Nobility (The Turn)—or whatever he's calling it these days—at this Park West gig.

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Until Thu Feb 1

First Aid Kit

Swedish sisters Johanna and Klara Söderberg make no secret of their deep reverence for American country and folk music, lending crystalline harmonies to songs that put a Scandinavian spin on classic Nashville twang. The pair's latest record, Ruins, features some of the sisters' most cinematic, heart string-tugging songs to date as well as collaborations with Peter Buck (R.E.M.) and Glenn Kotche (Wilco). Former Port O'Brien frontman Van Williams opens the show.

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Until Fri Feb 2
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Chicago Psych Fest

Winter is the perfect time for crackling fires, warm blankets and mind-bending psych-rock music. Psych Fest brings together some of the genre's most prominent local practitioners for two evenings of experimentation. On Friday, synth wizards TALSounds and Matchess turn in a collaborative headlining set, accompanied by Glyders, Hair, Los Black Dogs and Spiral Galaxy. Heady local instrumental trio Bitchin Bajas top the bill on Saturday—a night that also features sets from Brett Naucke, Courtesy and Names Divine.

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Until Sat Feb 3

Mavis Staples

Septuagenarian gospel legend Mavis Staples has been on a roll ever since her 2010 collaboration with Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy, You Are Not Alone. The pair's latest record—a collection of topical anthems entitled If All I Was Was Black—might be its finest yet. Tweedy wraps Staples's resolute vocals around understated R&B and funk instrumentals, allowing her message of unity and peace to resonate throughout deeply personal songs that emanate hope, in spite of the state of the world.

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Until Sat Feb 3
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Marilyn Manson + Amazonica

Shock rocker Marilyn Manson lived out his own version of Spinal Tap last year when a stage prop fell on him during a performance, breaking his fibula in two places. Recovered and returning to the stage, the gothic singer performs behind the quasi-industrial anthems of his recent album, Heaven Upside Down, which smartly plays up the theatricality of his pancake-makeup-wearing persona. DJ Amazonica opens the show.

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Until Tue Feb 6

Do the Winter Block Party Thing: Ric Wilson + theMIND + Tasha

Vocalo, WBEZ and Young Chicago Authors team up to celebrate hip-hop culture at this annual block party, which takes place inside Metro and Smart Bar. During the day, attendees can watch breakdancing battles and turntablism showcases. In the evening, energetic Chicago emcee Ric Wilson headlines an evening of live performances, including sets from local R&B singers theMIND and Tasha. The whole event is free and open to the public. 

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Until Sat Feb 10
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Thurston Moore

Erstwhile Sonic Youth frontman Thurston Moore stops by Constellation for an intimate solo set, performing in front of a film projection, which includes contributions from London poet Radio Radieux. While it will likely be a more hushed affair than the noisy riffs that characterized his recent Rock N Roll Consciousness LP, you can still expect Moore's most experimental tendencies to shine through. 

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Until Sat Feb 10

Steve Earle

An outlaw country singer-songwriter in the tradition of Townes Van Zandt and Waylon Jennings, Steve Earle achieved prominence in the ’80s as a rough-and-tumble troubadour with a knack for vivid storytelling. After tackling the blues, Earle got back to his roots on his most recent release, So You Wanna Be an Outlaw, which is packed with enough twangy riffs and gruff refrains that you'll feel like you've been transported to a Southern honky-tonk.

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Until Tue Feb 13
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Whitney

Whitney's 2016 debut, Light Upon the Lake, contains some pretty lovelorn songs, which makes it appropriate for Valentine's Day listening no matter what your relationship status currently is. Max Kakacek and Julian Ehrlich (former members of the Smith Westerns and Unknown Mortal Orchestra, respectively) will join their band for a trio of special sets in celebration of the romantic holiday.

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Until Thu Feb 15

Dunn Dunn Fest

Local promoter Donnie Biggins (better known as Harmonica Dunn) puts together his annual roots and rock-oriented musical festival, Dunn Dunn Fest. This year, the festivities are centered around three nights of concerts at Fitzgerald's Nightclub in nearby Berwyn. Headlining acts include local soul singer JC Brooks, Illinois folk trio Moonrise Nation and South Side blues guitarist Toronzo Cannon. 

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Until Sat Feb 17
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Frightened Rabbit

Once breathlessly hailed as "the next U2," Scottish indie rock outfit Frightened Rabbit can turn a simple chord progression into a dramatic, emotional statement—even if they're not doing it in arenas. The group's latest tour celebrates the 10th anniversary of its sophomore record, The Midnight Organ Flight, with a full performance of the album.

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Until Sat Feb 17

Mac Sabbath + Evil Empire

Black Sabbath may have called it quits last year, but Mac Sabbath has taken up the heavy metal torch. The McDonald's-themed tribute act performs as demented versions of the chain's mascot characters (with Ronald standing in for Ozzy), retrofitting the band's classic riffs with lyrics about supersized French fries and Filet-O-Fish sandwiches. The group is joined by Galactic Empire, a band that dressed up in Star Wars costumes and performs metal renditions of John Williams's iconic score.

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Until Sat Feb 17
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Music Frozen Dancing: Thee Oh Sees + ADULT. + B Boys

Every year, the Empty Bottle ignores the freezing temperatures and throws an outdoor block party in the dead of winter. Psych rock chameleons Thee Oh Sees headline the frigid festivities, accompanied by electropunk act ADULT, Brooklyn rockers B Boys, Teklife DJ Taye and local noise-makers C.H.E.W. Attendees can warm up under portable heaters with beer from Goose Island or a steaming bowl of chili served by Bite Café. As always, it's totally free and open to all ages.

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Until Sat Feb 17

John Maus + Gary War

A synth-pop crooner with a PhD in political science who spent two years learning how to build modular synthesizers, John Maus is too smart for his own good. His heady reverence for pop music shines through on Screen Memories, which pairs analog synths with vintage drum machines and harnesses Maus's knack for crafting captivating melodies. Psych musician Gary War opens the show.

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Until Sun Feb 18
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Brockhampton

Formed through a Kanye West fan message board, the members of hip-hop collective Brockhampton moved into a house together and insisted on being called a “boy band.” The 15-member group released no fewer than three records in 2017—each filled with tracks that bristle with DIY enthusiasm and unfettered charisma. It's no surprise that Brockhampton has quickly found a young and vocal fanbase—the group produces music that inspires others to go out and make their own.

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Until Mon Feb 19

Robert Plant + Seth Lakeman

Erstwhile Led Zepellin frontman Robert Plant hasn't really concerned himself with trying to recapture the larger-than-life riffs that characterized his early career. Instead, he's put his still-formidable pipes to use paying tribute to the music that inspires him, including Celtic melodies, 12-bar blues and folk music. Joined by his band, the Sensational Space Shifters, Plant will dig into the varied tracklist of his recent album, Carry Fire, with support from young English folk singer Seth Lakeman.

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Until Tue Feb 20
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Cupcakke

Chicago rapper Cupcakke is best known for her extremely raunchy rhymes and one-liners, but her recent album, Ephorize, seeks to broaden her thematic (if not lyrical) horizons. Between quips about pussy and blue balls, Cupcakke promotes body positivity and yearns for romance that isn't confined to a bedroom. If you're a fan of Cardi B's quick-witted flow and don't mind a few graphic references to bodily fluids, this hometown concert should be a real treat.

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Until Wed Feb 21

Celebrating David Bowie

A group of David Bowie's former bandmates and collaborators (including Bowie's touring keyboardist Mike Garson and King Crimson's Adrian Belew) gathers to perform his music and pay tribute to every era of his career, ranging from the revelatory glam rock of Ziggy Stardust to selections from his penultimate LP, The Next Day

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Until Fri Feb 23
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Ashanti + Ja Rule + Lloyd

Put on your leather bucket cap and pretend that it's 2004 all over again, as R&B singer Ashanti and rapper Ja Rule join forces for a nostalgic co-headlining tour that is guaranteed to feature a rendition of the pair's early-aughts ballad "Always on Time." Both artists have new albums in the works—Ashanti recently released a new single featuring Ty Dolla $ign, while Ja Rule is at work on what he claims will be his final record.

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Saturday February 24 2018
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Art events in February 2018

“Unthought Environments”

This group show assembles work that places a spotlight on the aspects of the natural world that many of us take for granted, encompassing videos, sculptures and photographs inspired by the elements and our geophysical surroundings. The exhibition features work by Daniel G. Baird, Marissa Lee Benedict, Nina Canell, Revital Cohen, Tuur Van Balen, Cécile B. Evans, Florian Germann, Jochen Lempert and Nicholas Mangan.

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Renaissance Society , Hyde Park Until Sunday April 8 2018

"Experiments in Form: Sam Gilliam, Alan Shields, Frank Stella"

In the late ‘60s, Sam Gilliam was part of a group of painters that began experimenting with color, making it the primary focus of their canvases. Gilliam developed "drape" paintings, featuring an unstretched canvas that was covered with paint and presented as a hanging sculpture. To celebrate the recent gift of Gilliam's painting "One," the Block Museum will present an exhibit devoted to his work, accompanied by pieces by contemporaries Alan Shields and Frank Stella.

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Mary & Leigh Block Museum of Art , Evanston Until Sunday June 24 2018
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“Rodin: Sculptor and Storyteller”

Marking the 100th anniversary of his death, the Art Institute celebrates the work of French sculptor Auguste Rodin, showcasing rarely-displayed sculptures and drawings sourced from private collections. The exhibition includes stunning examples of his biblical works, including likenesses of Adam and Eve cast in bronze and marble.

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Art Institute of Chicago | Chicago, IL , Grant Park Until Sunday March 4 2018

“Barbara Jones-Hogu: Resist, Relate, Unite 1968-1975”

Chicago-native artist Barbara Jones-Hogu was a leader of the Black Arts Movement and a founding member of the African Commune of Bad Relevant Artists (AfriCOBRA) who was a contributor to the infamous South Side mural, the Wall of Respect. "Resist, Relate, Unite 1968-1975" is her first museum exhibition, showcasing prints, lithographs and woodcuts that celebrate African American culture.

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DePaul Art Museum , Sheffield & DePaul Until Sunday March 25 2018
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“Traversing the Past: Adam Golfer, Diana Matar, Hrvoje Slovenc”

Three individuals examine their family histories in this exhibition of photos which draws upon the turmoil of conflicts such as World War II and the Croatian War of Independence. Throughout the exhibit, photographers Adam Golfer, Diana Matar and Hrvoje Slovenc examine the close relationship between their personal experiences and the environments that informed them. 

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Museum of Contemporary Photography , Loop Until Sunday April 1 2018
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"Bill Walker: Urban Griot"

Hyde Park Art Center pays tribute to Bill Walker, the man behind the seminal South Side public art project "The Wall of Respect," with an exhibition of painting and drawings that he completed between 1979 and 1984. The work was borrowed from the Chicago State University’s collection and focuses on the issues that still plague black urban communities.

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Hyde Park Art Center , Kenwood Until Sunday April 8 2018

“William Blake and the Age of Aquarius”

Though he died in the 1800s, the work of English poet and painter Blake took on new significance when it was embraced by artist associated with the “Summer of Love” in 1967. Blake's espousal of "free love" and his distain for organized religion struck a chord with the hippie movement, inspiring songs by Jimi Hendrix and indirectly coining the name of the Doors. The Block's latest exhibition collects post-World War II works inspired by his prose, as well as a selection of Blake prints and illuminated book.

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Mary & Leigh Block Museum of Art , Evanston Until Sunday March 11 2018
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"Michael Rakowitz: Backstroke of the West"

Iraqi-American artist Michael Rakowitz celebrates his heritage in a new exhibition, which includes conceptual installations like a food truck that serves Iraqi dishes and a gigantic scale recreation of the Ishtar Gate made with cardboard packaging and newspaper. The exhibit itself takes its name from a mistranslation of the film title Revenge of the Sith, sourced from a Chinese bootleg of the movie and deomnstrating the power of translation that Rakowitz hopes to capture in his work.

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Museum of Contemporary Art , Streeterville Until Sunday March 4 2018

"Stephen Warde Anderson: Attention to Detail"

Outsider artist Stephen Warde Anderson taught himself how to paint after finishing a stint in the United States Navy, creating works that depict historical figures, films stars, Biblical scenes and aliens. "Attention to Detail" focuses on some of his earliest works, including paintings that utilize pointillist techniques achieved by creating tools from sewing needles and whipped cream containers. 

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Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art , River West/West Town Until Sunday May 13 2018
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"I Am You"

The first installment of an ongoing three-part exhibition celebrating the MCA’s 50th anniversary, “I Am You” collects contemporary works that examine the relationship between individuals and their environments, including pieces by Pop Art sculptor Marisol and Iranian filmmaker Shirin Neshat.

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Museum of Contemporary Art , Streeterville Until Sunday April 1 2018

"Endless Summer"

The Museum of Contemporary Art explores the West Coast minimalism movement of the ‘60s, featuring art that was influenced by surfing, car culture and the region's relentlessly pleasant weather. "Endless Summer" embraces simple forms and glossy designs, featuring work by artists such as John McCracken, Larry Bell and Ed Ruscha.

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Museum of Contemporary Art , Streeterville Until Sunday August 5 2018
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Theater in February 2018

Hamilton

5 out of 5 stars
Recommended

Let’s not mince words, since we’ve already spilled so many of them: Hamilton, writer-composer-lyricist Lin-Manuel Miranda’s biography of Alexander Hamilton as refracted through a hip-hop, pop and R&B lens, is a sprawling, stunning, singular achievement. By filtering the story of the American Experiment’s beginning into modern, meticulously rhymed vernacular and populating the stage with performers of color to play the likes of Hamilton, Washington, Jefferson and Madison, Miranda makes the founding fathers feel fresh and, miraculously, human.

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CIBC Theatre , Loop Until Sunday April 29 2018
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Moon Man Walk

A young man named Monarch (Debo Balogun) journeys home following his mother’s death and makes some discoveries about himself along the way. Definition Theatre Company brings Philadelphia playwright James Ijames’s work to the Chicago stage for the first time, with direction by Tyla Abercrumbie.

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Victory Gardens Biograph Theater , Sheffield & DePaul Sunday February 25 2018

The Locketeer

Trap Door Theatre’s Catherine Sullivan directs this ensemble-devised adaptation of Bulgarian-born writer Elias Canetti’s 1956 play The Numbered, a dystopian fable in which the unnamed state puts arbitrary caps on its citizens’ lifespans.

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Trap Door Theatre , Bucktown Thursday March 1 2018 - Saturday March 3 2018
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The Light

A surprise proposal leads down an unexpected path for Genesis (Tiffany Oglesby) and Rashad (Jeffery Owen Freelon Jr.) in this new two-hander by Loy Webb, staged by the New Colony.

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The Den Theatre , Wicker Park Sunday February 25 2018

Yank!

A charming gay love story set in the armed forces during World War II, this musical by the sibling songwriting team of David and Joseph Zellnik had a well-received Off Broadway production in 2010. Pride Films & Plays mounts the show’s Chicago premiere.

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The Broadway at Pride Arts Center , Uptown Until Sunday March 18 2018
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Nice Girl

Melissa Ross’s 2015 play follows a woman in her late thirties in the early ’80s, semi-resigned to caring for her elderly mother at the expense of finding a relationship of her own. Lucy Carapetyan is the titular nice girl in Raven Theatre’s Chicago premiere, directed by Lauren Shouse.

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Raven Theatre , Edgewater Until Sunday March 11 2018

Hinter

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Steep Theatre commissioned this new work from local playwright Calamity West, a “darkly comic thriller” involving changing societal mores and mass murder in a small Bavarian town in the wake of World War I. Steep company member Brad DeFabo Akin directs.

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Steep Theatre , Edgewater Until Saturday March 17 2018
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The Burn

Commissioned by Steppenwolf for Young Adults and in conversation with its fall 2017 production of The Crucible, Philip Dawkins’s new play uses a high school production of the Arthur Miller work as the center of its plot about online bullying among students.

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Steppenwolf Theatre Company , Lincoln Park Friday March 2 2018 - Saturday March 3 2018

Pillars of the Community

Strawdog Theatre Company officially moves into its new North Center home with another timely but lesser-seen Ibsen play about power and corruption, here in a 2005 adaptation by Samuel Adamson, in which a successful businessman’s standing is threatened when his long-lost brother turns up. Elly Green directs.

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Strawdog Theatre , North Center Until Saturday March 3 2018
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Boy

Inspired by a real-life case, Anna Ziegler’s 2016 play probes questions of gender identity via the story of a boy whose parents, on the advice of a well-intentioned doctor, raise him for a time as a girl after a botched infant circumcision in the 1960s. Theo Germaine leads director Damon Kiely’s cast at TimeLine.

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TimeLine Theatre Company , Lake View Until Sunday March 18 2018

We’re Gonna Be Okay

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Two families work through national and neighborly fear as the Cuban Missile Crisis looms in this new comedy by Basil Kreimendahl, which comes to American Theater Company following its 2017 debut at the Humana Festival of New American Plays in Louisville, Kentucky. Will Davis directs.

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American Theater Company , North Center Until Sunday March 4 2018
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Speech & Debate

Before Stephen Karam became a two-time finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Drama while still in his thirties (for Sons of the Prophet and The Humans), he penned this charming, mildly subversive tale of three high-school outsiders bonding awkwardly over dramatic interpretation. The Brown Paper Box Co.’s new production has a talented young cast, including Darren Patin, Deanalís Resto and Trevor Bates.

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The Edge Theater , Edgewater Until Sunday March 4 2018

Merrily We Roll Along

This 1981 musical by Stephen Sondheim and George Furth, which charts the (doomed) friendship and (mixed) careers of songwriters Franklin and Charley and novelist Mary in reverse chronological order, was a box-office bomb when it premiered on Broadway but has found a loyal fan base in the decades since. Jim DeSelm, Matt Crowle and Neala Barron lead Porchlight Music Theatre’s revival, helmed by Michael Weber.

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Ruth Page Center for the Arts , Rush & Division Until Saturday March 17 2018
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Traitor

4 out of 5 stars
Recommended

Playwright Brett Neveu’s clever, cutting update of Henrik Ibsen’s An Enemy of the People trades the coast of Norway for the coast of Lake Michigan. The setting is the fictional North Shore burg of East Lake, a community that’s equal parts close-knit and cantankerous; replacing the contaminated baths central to Ibsen’s town is a charter school that’s revitalized East Lake’s sluggish economy but may have been built on poisoned soil. Neveu’s transplanting could use either more or less specificity.

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A Red Orchid Theatre , Old Town Until Sunday March 4 2018

Blind Date

The title may sound like a rom-com, but Rogelio Martinez’s new play is something closer to Frost/Nixon: The playwright takes us behind the scenes at the 1985 Geneva Summit between Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev. The cast for Robert Falls’s production includes William Dick and Mary Beth Fisher as Gorbachev and his wife, Raisa, and Rob Riley and Tony Award winner Deanna Dunagan as Ron and Nancy.

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Goodman Theatre | Chicago, IL , Loop Sunday February 25 2018
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Hatfield & McCoy

The House Theatre of Chicago remounts company member Shawn Pfautsch’s backwoods brawler with a touch of Romeo & Juliet, first produced in 2006. The revised production is infused with a new score of bluegrass-style songs by Pfautsch and Matt Kahler; the show’s original director, Matt Hawkins, returns to the helm for the new staging.

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Chopin Theatre , River West/West Town Until Sunday March 11 2018

Fear and Misery in the Third Reich

Haven Theatre isn’t going for escapism in staging Bertolt Brecht’s 1938 collection of short pieces—written while Brecht was living in exile—about life in the first years of the Nazi regime and the German citizenry’s normalization of the new order. Josh Sobel directs from the translation by Eric Bentley.

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The Den Theatre , Wicker Park Until Sunday March 11 2018
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Trickery Chicago

Owner-illusionist Aaron Rabkin performs six hyperintimate shows each week at this BYOB Boystown storefront theater, where his tricks are visible by passersby on Halsted Street.

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Trickery , Boystown Until Sunday December 30 2018
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Rose

A breakout hit of the Greenhouse’s 2016 “Solo Celebration,” this one-woman play by Kennedy family biographer Laurence Leamer is a portrait of matriarch Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy. Linda Reiter reprises her Jeff Award–winning performance for this remount, again directed by Steve Scott.

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Greenhouse Theater Center , Lincoln Park Until Sunday March 11 2018

You Got Older

Steppenwolf’s Jonathan Berry directs Clare Barron’s acclaimed comedy about the difficulty of getting one’s own life under way when a parent suddenly needs a caregiver. Steppenwolf ensemble members Caroline Neff, Audrey Francis, Glenn Davis and Francis Guinan star along with Emjoy Gavino, David Lind and Gabriel Ruiz.

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Steppenwolf Theatre Company , Lincoln Park Until Sunday March 11 2018
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A Moon for the Misbegotten

Jamie Tyrone, the self-destructive drunk first seen in Eugene O’Neill’s A Long Day’s Journey Into Night, got a sequel of sorts in this late-career play, which gives him a last chance at love with a flinty Irish farm girl named Josie. Bethany Thomas, James DeVita and A.C. Smith star in director William Brown’s revival.

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Writers Theatre , Suburbs Until Sunday March 18 2018
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Southern Gothic

Just 25 audience members will see each performance of this immersive work by Leslie Liautaud that allows you to roam a cocktail party in 1960s small-town Georgia as four couples’ longstanding secrets are revealed.

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Windy City Playhouse , Irving Park Until Sunday April 1 2018
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