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Improv Tue Jan 06 2009

Chicago Improv Rebellion Returns

The Chicago Improv Rebellion is back and performing at ComedySportz. This is "punk rock improv" and not the usual family-friendly CSz fare. However, this lineup is about as close as improv gets to a guaranteed good time. Guests for this first show will be fantastic iO ensemble, The Reckoning, and one of my personal favorites, Pimprov (pimps who unwittingly took a class at the Playas Workshop of Second City).

The house ensemble, Hodge Podge, will feature (time around): Jon Barinholtz, Tyler Barkley, Allison Bills, Colleen Breen, Sean Ellis, Nick Hausman, Nathan Jansen, Peter Kremidas, John Langen, Ray Mees, Katie Nunn, Conner O'Malley, Matt Owens, Andrew Peyton, Eric Rutherford, Jake Schneider, Sam Weiner and Thomas Whittington. The whole hootenany is hosted by musician Nathan Cotter.

The show starts at 8 pm and the tickets are $10.

 
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Architecture Tue Nov 03 2015

Paul Goldberger Describes the "Pragmatism and Poetry" of Frank Gehry's Architecture in His New Book

By Nancy Bishop

Architecture critic Paul Goldberger talks about Frank Gehry's life and work in a new book.
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Steve at the Movies Fri Jan 01 2016

Best Feature Films & Documentaries of 2015

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