2017

THEATER
Pygmalion (January; Remy Bumppo Theatre Company)
Hamilton (January; PrivateBank Theater: Broadway in Chicago)
A Disappearing Number (January; TimeLine Theatre Company)
King John (January; Shakespeare Project of Chicago)
The Book of Joseph (February; Chicago Shakespeare Theater)
■ Staged reading of Rhinoceros (February; Remy Bumppo Theatre Company)
The Changeling (February; Shakespeare Project of Chicago)
Eugene Onegin (March; Lyric Opera)
Love’s Labor’s Lost (March; Chicago Shakespeare Theater)
The Hard Problem (April; Court Theatre)
Born Yesterday (April; Remy Bumppo Theatre Company)
Harvey (May; Court Theatre)
Relativity (May; Northlight Theatre)
Shakespeare in Love (May; Chicago Shakespeare Theater)
Not about Nightingales (May; Raven Theatre)
Pass Over (June; Steppenwolf Theatre Company)
Great Expectations (June; Remy Bumppo Theatre Company and Silk Road Rising)
Native Gardens (June; Victory Gardens Theater)

NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE / FATHOM EVENTS / RSC Live
No Man’s Land (March)
Rosencranz and Guildenstern Are Dead (June)
Julius Caesar (June)
Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (June)

MUSIC
■ Elgin Symphony Orchestra, featuring Angelo Xiang Yu, violinist (January)

MUSEUMS, ZOOS, ETC.
■ Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum (January, May)
■ Adler Planetarium (January)
■ Spurlock Museum (January)
■ The Mansion and Allerton Park (February)
■ Krannert Art Museum (February)
■ Smart Museum of Art (March)
■ The Arboretum at the University of Illinois (April)
■ Roger Ebert’s Film Festival 2017 (April)
■ Chicago Shakespeare Theater Scholar Luncheon (May)
■ Art Institute of Chicago (May)
■ Milwaukee County Zoo (May)