Be afraid. Be very, very afraid. Zombie Army Productions is hosting the Fear Haunted House at Navy Pier, and tonight's your last chance to have beastly creatures scare the wits out of you.
Music Box presents a midnight shadow-cast screening of the cult classic Rocky Horror Picture Show, with an obligatory dance party leading into the proceedings. Dress up in your favorite boa or be ostracized for all of eternity.
In the 1911 George Bernard Shaw yarn Fanny's First Play, produced here by 20% Theatre Company, a young woman has written a play; happily for her, her father hires an audience to watch it and critics to hail it. See the show at Heartland Studio Theatre. One of our theater recommendations for fall.
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