| Mar 16, 2014
| 4:18 PM
When Dan, the traumatized Irish widower at the center of Christian O'Reilly's "Chapatti," pictures his wife in the afterlife, he thinks of her as alone and lonely. "Incomplete without me," he says.
We are not, of course, privy to the emotional states of...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 1:45 PM
Northlight Theatre’s upcoming world premiere of Christian O’Reilly’s “Chapatti” will travel to the Galway Arts Festival in Ireland in July 2014, the theater announced on Wednesday.
The co-production continues Northlight&...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 8:10 PM
Name: Laura Treacy Bentley
City in which you reside: I live in Huntington, W.Va., but I divide my time between the beautiful mountains of West Virginia and McHenry, Md., in Garrett County.
Day job: I’m the book editor for WV Living magazine. I...
| May 29, 2013
| 3:04 PM
The Northlight Theatre's production of Bruce Graham's "Stella & Lou" is headed to the Galway Arts Festival in Ireland this summer, Northlight said on Wednesday. But Rhea Perlman, who is starring in the show in Skokie, will not be going to the Emerald...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:49 AM
St. Patrick's Day Events
Go to www.kidwinks.com to find St. Patrick's Day events and activities and tons of family friendly events and activities for kids throughout the Chicago area. Follow us on facebook for daily links to free events and...
| May 22, 2012
| 1:33 PM
Northlight Theatre's production of Bruce Graham's "The Outgoing Tide," a play dealing with the effects of aging, is headed to the Galway Arts Festival in Ireland, replete with the original Northlight cast of John Mahoney, Rondi Reed and Thomas J. Cox....
| Aug 9, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Paul Ceglia, the man suing Facebook claiming he's entitled to half of Mark Zuckerberg's multibillion-dollar stake in the company, has moved to Ireland....
| Mar 17, 2011
| 4:32 AM
THEATER REVIEW: “The Cripple of Inishmaan” ★★½ Through March 27 at Chicago Shakespeare Theater on Navy Pier, 800 E. Grand Ave.; Tickets: $46-$56 at 312-595-5600 and chicagoshakes.com. Above, Tadhg Murphy is Billy Claven in “...
| May 5, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Stephen Colbert, host of the award winning Comedy Central show, “The Colbert Report,” is one of four people set to receive honorary degrees during Northwestern …...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 6:49 AM
Kaci is Spending her St. Patricks day getting into the Irish spirit with the help of the several local groups listed below.
Tom Quinn, Piper (plays for Baile Glas Dancers)
Different from “War Pipes” or traditional...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 7:17 AM
Indiana University President Michael A. McRobbie extended congratulations to Michael D. Higgins, an IU alumnus who will become Ireland's ninth president.
"On behalf of Indiana University, I would like to congratulate IU alumnus Michael D. Higgins upon...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 1:59 PM
GALWAY, Ireland (KTLA) -- A coroner in Ireland has ruled that a 76-year-old man who died under mysterious circumstances last year "spontaneously combusted."
Michael Faherty's badly-burned body was found in his home in Galway on December 22, 2010, the...