Joffrey Ballet

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….

Wonder Woman Vol. 3: The Truth

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…


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…

The Art of Feeling

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…

WATCH: Liberty’s Secret

“A lesbian movie-musical. About the song and dance of politics.” –Liberty’s 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 love…

Juliet Takes a Breath

“…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

Goldie Vance Vol. 1

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

Do-Rite Donuts & Chicken

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…

This is Serena Williams’ Reddit engagement announcement — Quartz

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…  …

5 biggest tidbits from Supergirl 2×06 “Changing”

“…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…

Wynonna Earp Volume 1: Homecoming

I am absolutely overjoyed to have found Wynonna Earp. Beau Smith has crafted her with an adorable penchant for property destruction and nose-breaking.

New Wonder Woman Trailer!

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, Chris…

Binge-worthy: Shameless

Shameless is set in Chicago, and that among other things, makes it an endearing series for me.

Wonder Woman Ambassador for the Empowerment of Women and Girls

If you’re a longtime Wonder Woman fan, you are already used to referring to Wonder Woman-daughter of Hippolyta-Princess of Themyscira, as Ambassador… A quote from the Ambassador of Peace.#comicbooks #comicbook #comics — Io the Blacksmith (@deependreview) June 2, 2015 But now it’s official because today, October 21, 2016, the United Nations decreed “the character of…