The tip-off that musicals are fantasy is that crowds of people don't spontaneously burst into song all at once. Or do they? The goal of Make Music Chicago is to fill our city with the sound of music, produced by musicians of all types and abilities. Maybe there'll be singing in full harmony and choreographed jazz hands after all.
It was a long winter (and not a particularly nice spring) for everyone, and that includes your dog. They didn't even get to wear boots in the snow. Reward your pup's positive outlook and can-do attitude with a trip to the dog beach. You owe her. Pay a visit to Montrose Dog Beach (4400 N. Lake Shore), Belmont Harbor Dog Beach (3200 N. Lake Shore), or Evanston Dog Beach (Sheridan and Church, Evanston).
Now in its third year, the festival showcases Indian classical and world music, literature, art, film, theater, and dance. prices vary
A guided tour of the south-side neighborhood's art venues, such as Gallery Guichard (3521 S. King), Faie African Art (1005 E. 43rd), and the South Side Community Art Center (3831 S. Michigan), which is currently exhibiting "AfriCOBRA: Prologue—The 1960s and the Black Arts Movement."