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Blue Man Group, open run, Briar Street Theatre

Thirsty! open run, Apollo Theater

The Winner . . .of Our Discontent, open run, Second City

Spamilton, open run, Royal George Theatre

Carrier, through June 9, Stage 773

Harvey, through June 11, Court Theatre

The Wiz, through June 11, Apollo Theater

Motherhood Out Loud, through June 11, Oil Lamp Theater

The Radiant, through June 11, Athenaeum Theatre

The Secrets of Santa Monica: La Boda, through June 11, Chopin Theatre

Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I, June 14 through July 2, Oriental Theatre

Not About Nightingales, through June 17, Raven Theatre

Into the Empty Sky, through June 17, Trap Door Theatre
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Chicago, through June 18, Drury Lane Theatre

She Loves Me, through June 18, Marriott Theatre in Lincolnshire

Shakespeare In Love, through June 18, Chicago Shakespeare Theater

The Incredible Hank, through June 24, Royal George Theatre

Black Pearl: A Tribute To Josephine Baker, through June 25, Black Ensemble Theater

The My Way Residential, through June 25, The Den Theatre

Relativity, through June 25, Northlight Theatre

T., through June 25, American Theater Company

Bright Half Life, through July 1, Theater Wit

Hair, through July 1, Metropolis Performing Arts Centre in Arlington Heights

Parade, through July 2, Writers Theatre

Gidion's Knot, through July 2, Athenaeum Theatre

Great Expectations, through July 2, Silk Road Rising

Strangest Things! The Musical, through July 8, The Greenhouse Theater Center

The Mystery of Love and Sex, through July 9, Writers Theatre

Pass Over, through July 9, Steppenwolf Theatre

King Liz, through July 16, Windy City Playhouse

Paradise Blue, through July 23, TimeLine Theatre

Tony n' Tina's Wedding, through September 2, Chicago Theatre Works

Aladdin, through September 10, Cadillac Palace Theatre

Hamilton, through September 17, 2017, PrivateBank Theatre
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Ribfest Chicago, June 9-11, Lincoln, Damen and Irving Park

Old Town Art Fair, June 10-11, 1763 N. North Park (Old Town Triangle Association)

Exhibitionism (The Rolling Stones exhibit), through July 30, Navy Pier

EN MAS': Carnival and Performance Art of the Caribbean, through August 13, DuSable Museum

Memoria Presente: An Artistic Journey (exhibit), through August 13, National Museum of Mexican Art

The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg (exhibit), through September 24, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
THEATER
CONCERTS
ASSORTED ACTIVITIES
​Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers, June 8, City Winery

Chicago Blues Festival, June 9-11, Millennium Park

Eddie Money, June 9, Arcada Theatre

Kindred the Family Soul, June 9-10, The Promontory

Blues on the Fox, June 16 (featuring Shemekia Copeland and Mavis Staples); June 17 (Guy King Band, Devon Allman, Elvin Bishop, Jonny Lang), RiverEdge Park in Aurora 

Maze featuring Frankie Beverly and The Chi-Lites, June 17, The Venue at Horseshoe Casino

Gloria Trevi and Alejandra Guzmán, June 17, Allstate Arena

Another Evening with Donnie Wahlberg, June 19, Arcada Theatre

Funkadesi, June 21, City Winery

James Arthur and Sigrid, June 21, MB Financial Park

Dirty Dozen Brass Band (40th anniversary tour), June 22, City Winery

B96 Pepsi Summer Bash, June 24, Allstate Arena

Toto, June 28, Arcada Theatre

King Crimson, June 28, Chicago Theatre

Paul Shaffer & The World's Most Dangerous Band (plus guest vocalist Valerie Simpson), June 30, Arcada Theatre

Diana Ross, July 15, The Venue at Horseshoe Casino
​Joan Baez, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Indigo Girls, Amy Ray & Emily Sallers, June 11, Chicago Theatre

John Waite & The Axemen (with special guest Leslie Dinicola), June 11, City Winery

Micky Dolenz: The Voice of The Monkees, June 13-14, City Winery

New Kids On The Block (with special guests Boyz II Men and Paula Abdul), June 15-16, Allstate Arena

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The Chicago West Community Music Center presents its first annual W.I.S.H recital benefit and fundraiser on May 20 at the Columbus Park Refectory. The 11 a.m to 1 p.m. event will feature students from the Westside Instruction Strings and Harp program, a program that employs traditional and Suzuki teaching methods for those who want to learn to play the harp, violin, cello and guitar. "Our mission," says Howard Sandifer, founder of Chicago West Community Music Center, "is to harness the creative potential of individuals through education to inspire artistic and cultural expression in such a way that we help foster positive relationships across neighborhood lines." Admission to the benefit is $20. 
Bikers will get another opportunity to experience biking on Lake Shore Drive for five hours during the May 28 "Bike the Drive" event from Bryn Mawr Avenue to Museum of Science and Industry.
The highly entertaining Disney classic Aladdin has been extended through September 10 at the Cadillac Palace Theatre.
Superstars Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull bring their multiple talents to Allstate Arena for a performance on June 3. 
Nellie "Tiger" Travis, known for a string of hits that includes "Mr. Sexy Man," will be one of the performers at the upcoming Chicago Blues Festival.
The world premiere of Objects in the Mirror continues at the Goodman Theatre through June 4.