• Elmhurst Art Museum proudly presents the U.S. debut of Playboy Architecture, 1953-1979, featuring an extensive collection of photographs, films, architectural models and more from Playboy magazine’s inception in 1953 through the 1970s.

  • Audience Architects, the leading service organization for building and engaging dance audiences in Chicago, showcases the depth and breadth of the Chicago dance industry with a Lights Festival Dance Celebration Saturday, November 21, 2015 from 2 to 4 p.m. at ARTSPACE 8, 900 N. Michigan Avenue, 4th floor.

  • Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) presents the tenth anniversary of CPS Shakespeare!, a transformative arts-in-education program that empowers an intergenerational ensemble of Chicago Public Schools (CPS) students and teachers—supported by a team of CST theater professionals—to master Shakespeare’s text and create an original Shakespeare production on CST’s Courtyard Theater stage.

  • Thom Collins, Executive Director and President of the Barnes Foundation, today announced the appointment of Sylvie Patry as the Foundation’s new Deputy Director for Collections and Exhibitions and Gund Family Chief Curator.

  • The Terra Foundation for American Art is pleased to announce the United States debut of Picturing the Americas: Landscape Painting from Tierra del Fuego to the Arctic, which opens this Saturday, November 7, 2015 at the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, in Bentonville, Arkansas.

  • The Joffrey Ballet celebrates the 28th annual, and final, presentation of Robert Joffrey’s The Nutcracker, Chicago’s most popular holiday tradition, in a 24-performance engagement at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, 50 E. Congress Parkway, December 4 – 27, 2015.

  • Join Lambs Farm for the 35th Annual Holiday Lights Gift & Craft Fair at Arlington Park Racecourse on December 4 from 11am - 9pm, December 5 from 9am - 7pm and December 6, 2015 from 10am - 5pm. Holiday Shopping is made easy with the largest gift & craft fair in Chicagoland, which is managed by Tower Show Productions.

  • Wednesday, December 30th, 2015 is a landmark celebration for a truly worthwhile cause as the EVE of the EVE marks its 22nd anniversary as Chicagoland’s coolest extravaganza and the premiere holiday choice for partygoers year after year.

  • Every year, to kick off World Kindness Week, Life Vest Inside organizes ³Dance for Kindness² (#DFK2015), a WorldWide FreezeMob/FlashMob during which groups from all across the globe unite under the banner of kindness and join together to perform to the same song, same dance, all happening on the same day.

  • Among the merry myriad of ways to visit Santa this holiday season, none tops the penthouse view from Santa’s luxury suite on the 41st floor of Swissôtel Chicago.