Free performance to celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day January 20 at The Chicago History Museum

Writers Theatre presents The MLK Project: The Fight for Civil Rights By Yolanda Androzzo Directed by Jimmy McDermott   Writers Theatre opens its 8th annual tour of The MLK Project: The Fight for Civil Rights, written by Yolanda Androzzo, directed by Jimmy McDermott and featuring Caren Blackmore. A special Martin Luther King, Jr. Day public Read More …

DuSable Museum presents Fifty Years Forward: Birmingham to Atlanta to Selma

The DuSable Museum of African American History is honored to present a new exhibit entitled, Fifty Years Forward: Birmingham to Atlanta to Selma. Reception Friday, January 10, 2014 6:00PM-8:00PM Special Guest – Mayor William Bell, City of Birmingham, Alabama In January, of 2012, the Mayors of seven southern cities agreed to a joint initiative marking Read More …

Holiday Performance Treats: A Wizard, A Circus, And A Magic Parlour

Lots to get off the couch and brave the outdoor cold for this week and beyond as you get right in the middle of your holiday entertainment.   Ease On Down That Road This Saturday, November 23 for two shows at 3 and 7 p.m., veteran Chicago producer John Ruffin brings a remake of the Read More …

N’DIGO Events: The Best Man Holiday Ticket Giveaway!

THIS HOLIDAY SEASON, THE BEST FRIENDS YOU’VE MISSED ARE BACK. AND SOME THINGS NEVER CHANGE. UNIVERSAL PICTURES PRESENTS MORRIS CHESTNUT, TAYE DIGGS, REGINA HALL, TERRENCE HOWARD, SANAA LATHAN, NIA LONG, HAROLD PERRINEAU, MONICA CALHOUN AND MELISSA DE SOUSA IN THE BEST MAN HOLIDAY. RECONNECT. REUNITE. RELIVE THE FUN ALL OVER AGAIN. IN THEATERS NOVEMBER 15TH. Read More …

Arts Incubator: Off the Record Pt. 2: booker t. soultreyne rekkid release

Performers: avery r. young, Leroy Bach, and Coolout Chris Off the Record Pt. 2 is the second installment of performances celebrating the release of music/sound design created during avery r. young’s 2012-13 Arts and Public Life residency. “booker t. soltreyne: a race rekkid” is a collection of songs that speak to relations in race, gender, Read More …

Young Professionals’ Networking and Fundraising Mixer at BlackFinn Ameripub

Join Stand for a Cause as they partner with BlackFinn Ameripub, River North’s newest spot, for their October Young Professionals Mixer on October 24th from 6 to 9pm. Opened in September 2013 and located at the epicenter of Chicago’s River North, Blackfinn is a lively restaurant and bar perfect for the socially savvy professional. Mix Read More …

THE ANOINTED HARVESTERS PRESENTS AN EVENING WITH CHRISTIAN KEYES

Join “The Anointed Harvesters” for a classy and creative fundraiser filled with delicious food, great entertainment from up and coming Chicagoland talent, and an intimate conversation with their special celebrity guest; actor/writer/singer, Christian Keyes, best known from his roles in stage productions by Tyler Perry, such as, “ Madea Goes To Jail”, and BET’s “Let’s Read More …

Bravo TV’s Chef Roblé x SKYY Vodka House of Moscato = “Everyday People Brunch” Chicago Edition

Chef Roblé: “ I’m More Than Just A Chef, I’m An Entertainer” There’s no question as to what draws people to Bravo TV’s Chef Roblé Ali.  His allure engages a cultural presence from the food and events he curates to the company he keeps in his inner-circle – fashion designers, print and runway models, artists, Read More …

Saturday: Family Fun Fest Featuring Aniba Hotep & The Sol Collective

Get familiar. If you’ve never experienced Aniba Hotep & the Sol Collective (above), don’t miss your chance to do so this Saturday during the Southeast Chicago Chamber of Commerce’s “Family Fun Fest” rocking out on 87th and Anthony Ave. Chicago native and popular comedian Lil’ Rel will serve as host of the family-filled event that Read More …

Soul Train + Smooth Jazz = Cruise Fever!

SPECIAL SAVINGS ON CABINS USE CODE: NDIGO SAVE OVER $1000   SMOOTH JAZZ CRUISE: The Smooth Jazz Cruise presents the finest stars in the smooth jazz world together with other music, comedy and fun targeted for adults. There is a spirit and an elan that is palpable on The Smooth Jazz Cruise which has led Read More …