As of January 1, 2016, Gapers Block has ceased publication. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
✶ Thank you for your readership and contributions over the past 12-plus years. ✶
Sunday, March 26
No joke! If you bring a banana to the Chicago Theatre box office today starting at 11:30am, you get a free pair of tickets to the 11/18 dress rehearsal of Cirque du Soleil's Banana Shpeel show. Hold your fruit! Those tickets are all gone.