Chicago Reader

Feature Slideshow (Home)

School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play reopens at the Goodman

Jocelyn Bioh's smart comedy examines cliques, colonialism, and colorism.

From the Archive

  • The phenomenally successful indie Victory Records has the majors flashing their checkbooks--but Tony Brummel isn't selling.
  • A reminiscence from film noir icon Robert Ryan, newly unearthed by his daughter, sheds light on his Chicago childhood—and his family's connection to a tragic chapter in the city's history.

Popular Stories