"...this is the thing that is made for you and it comes with love and it comes with me honoring you just as you are"- Gabby Rivera
Chicago Theater Week (#CTW18) is a balm for the artsy Chicagoans come February, when we're more than fed up with Winter's deep freezes and mini-thaws. One of the stand-out offerings is the Joffrey Ballet's Modern Masters series because for one ticket you get to see a few distinct performances by choreographers that are--well, modern masters. … Continue reading Joffrey Ballet
...infused the blank spaces that history left with plausible, passionate, and reverent detail.
Collects WONDER WOMAN #13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25. This arc clears up the fog of illusions that has Diana in a straitjacket. "The Truth" is revealed. Etta Candy, Barbara Minerva, and Steve Trevor find themselves feeling powerless to restore Diana to the Wonder Woman they know and rely on her to be, so … Continue reading Wonder Woman Vol. 3: The Truth
Greg Rucka has delivered a Rebirth of Wonder Woman and Themyscira/Paradise Island that I can get onboard with.
WELCOME TO AGRABAH! The Disney Theatrical production of the 1992 classic animated film Aladdin has been dazzling the stage of the New Amsterdam Theatre on Broadway in New York since March 2014. Now, Chicagoans can get in on the fun without leaving home because Agrabah and the magnificent tale of "Aladdin's Wonderful Lamp" is right here at … Continue reading ALADDIN: BROADWAY IN CHICAGO SCORES!
THE ART OF SURVIVING Love is love is love; regardless of gender or "race", as members of the human race, we all presumably have the capacity to love and the connate desire to be loved. Love is necessary sustenance. We were meant to feel and as KT Tunstall put it, "I feel it all." This can be … Continue reading The Art of Feeling
"A lesbian movie-musical. About the song and dance of politics." -Liberty's Secret.com https://vimeo.com/184750587 Liberty's Secret from Andy Kirshner on Vimeo. The squeaky-clean daughter of a fundamentalist preacher becomes the symbolic centerpiece of a conservative political campaign. But when she falls in love with a woman, she must choose between the life she's known, and the … Continue reading WATCH: Liberty’s Secret
The ad for Crossed Palms Resort said it best..."February blues? Don't call your shrink -- Crossed Palms Resort has the sunshine cure!" & THAT sunshine is GOLDIE
Kelley sets the table in this pilot and it's an intriguing, lavish, quirky, and glossy spread ...Big Little Lies miniseries premieres tonight @ 8 PM CT)
"The comic industry comes together in honor of those killed in Orlando. Co-published by two of the premiere publishers in comics—DC and IDW, this oversize comic contains moving and heartfelt material from some of the greatest talent in comics, mourning the victims, supporting the survivors, celebrating the LGBTQ community, and examining love in today’s world. All … Continue reading Love is Love – A Work benefiting the victims, survivors, and families of those killed in Orlando massacre
233 E Erie St, Chicago, IL 60611 I confess...I like to treat myself to a donut after I leave an appointment with my doctor. It only seems fair. Also, the Northwestern Campus has the benefit of having the Do-Rite that serves chicken sandwiches nearby. The chicken sandwiches are fresh and homemade; no msg or fast … Continue reading Do-Rite Donuts & Chicken
What if young George Lucas never directed Star Wars or Raiders of the Lost Ark?
Tennis superstar Serena Williams, one of the greatest athletes of our time, is getting married. But instead of tweeting out the good news to her 7.5 million followers or posting it on Facebook for her 5 million fans, she made a poetic announcement about her engagement to the Reddit thread I said yes: I came… … Continue reading This is Serena Williams’ Reddit engagement announcement — Quartz
⚡Marguerite Bennett ⚡to Pen New BATWOMAN Series with Art by 🎨 Steve Epting🎨
"...change is good when you finally become what you were meant to be" -#Supergirl 1. Climate change deniers betta watch out cause you in danger, girl! Scientist have had it with being called chicken little and in this episode Doctor Rudy Jones becomes *dramatic pause* the PARASITE. We say parasite, he says, "new organism...better … Continue reading 5 biggest tidbits from Supergirl 2×06 “Changing”
I am absolutely overjoyed to have found Wynonna Earp. Beau Smith has crafted her with an adorable penchant for property destruction and nose-breaking.
https://youtu.be/1Q8fG0TtVAY Fans have been waiting with baited breath for another glimpse of Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman in the character's first leading film role, and Warner Bros. have delivered. Featuring more background into Wonder Woman's relationship with Steve Trevor and her help in World War 2, the trailer features action packed scenes with Gal Gadot, … Continue reading New Wonder Woman Trailer!
A new interview with Butler has surfaced...
Shameless is set in Chicago, and that among other things, makes it an endearing series for me.