April 30th to June 16th. Ivywild, based on the actual true story from Chicago’s early 1900’s, is a theatrically staged amusement, a spectacle of delight made for dreamers, boodlers and drunken elephants named Princess.
On Fri., Sat., Mon 730pm; Sun 3pm.
Tickets $28. More information 773-525-5991
Mon 6/3/13 at 7p - Theater Oobleck presents" The Forbidden Bestsellers of Pre-Revolutionary France", a public reading of a new play written by David Issacson.
Welcome to the dirty side of the Enlightenment, where books are banned, the King can't get it up, and high literature & low doggerel unite to change the world.
Free with reservation required - David@TheaterOobleck.com
June 4th -The Entrepreners Unpluggd: Startup Lightning Round is a monthly event where members of the startup community share their wisdom, thoughts, and experiences in a fast paced format. More info coming soon.
Tix: $10 (advance); $15 (regular ticket); $20 (@ door)
Wed June 5th - CJ Laity is back, hosting his first big poetry extravaganza of 2013. Tonight Laity celebrates the release of Journal of Modern Poetry Volume 15. Dozens of diverse poets featured in JOMP 15 will read their selected work. Prepare yourself for what promises to be one of the most exciting poetry event of 2013.
More information - ChicagoPoetry.com
Thu June 6th - Nils Frahm works as an accomplished composer and producer. His unconventional approach to an age-old instrument, played contemplatively and intimately, has won him many fans around the world. Nils Frahm now invites you to put on your headphones and dive into a world of microscopic and delicate sounds – so intimate that you could be sitting beside him.