| Oct 5, 2013
| 6:30 AM
The title of Stephen Frears' new docudrama, which debuts on HBO on Saturday, is obviously provocative: "Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight." It could refer to many things — his bouts in the boxing ring, his complicated relationship with the public or...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 4:46 PM
"Brooklyn Castle" (PBS, Monday). "I think that this is a good thing for kids to be exposed to," coach Elizabeth Vicary says in Katie Dellamaggiore's 2012 film about a fearsome and lovable inner-city middle-school chess team, "the idea that truth isn&...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 2:05 PM
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This Old House Three homeowners...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The subject matter is so intriguing as to exacerbate the sense that "Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight" is something of a letdown, dramatically speaking. Anchored by Frank Langella and Christopher Plummer's performances as Supreme Court Justices Warren Berger...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 3:26 PM
Chicago theater often is perceived as a kind of giant theater graduate school — a place for young artists to find opportunity, refine their craft and attract attention from elsewhere. There is truth to that image. But sometimes, an older actor...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 8:10 AM
Sat., Aug. 17, 4 - 8 pm, the grounds of the American Shakespeare Theatre, Elm Street, Stratford.Tickets are $75.
Event includes Javier Colon, beer, food and other live entertainment. With vendors as well. Ticket cost covers food...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 5:34 AM
George C. White, founder and former executive director of the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center in Waterford called it a “family affair.”
Repeated references to the theater community as “family” and “home” marked the...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 4:32 PM
â¢ Titans Brian Dennehy, Robert Falls take on O'Neill's legacy (posted Jan. 11, 2009) â¢ Paul Sills obituary (posted June 4, 2008) The actor Brian Dennehy (above), whose Chicago collaborations with Goodman Theatre artistic director Robert Falls have...