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East Texas Hot Links (Closing Week)

Theater 90 minutes with no intermission. To-Do!: Written by Eugene Lee Directed by Ron OJ Parson In the woods of East Texas, the Top o' the Hill Cafe offers comfort, solace and companionship for the regulars who come in each night. However, it is the summer of 1955, and times are changing. In the face of oppressive Jim Crow laws, seven strong-willed locals join forces to protect one of their own—until the unthinkable catches them by surprise, changing life at Top o' the Hill forever. Price: $75-80. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: November 15, 2016 - January 22, 2017. Wednesday, January 18, 2017, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM. Writers Theatre 325 Tudor Court Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit www.writerstheatre.org.

East Texas Hot Links (Closing Week)

Theater 90 minutes with no intermission. To-Do!: Written by Eugene Lee Directed by Ron OJ Parson In the woods of East Texas, the Top o' the Hill Cafe offers comfort, solace and companionship for the regulars who come in each night. However, it is the summer of 1955, and times are changing. In the face of oppressive Jim Crow laws, seven strong-willed locals join forces to protect one of their own—until the unthinkable catches them by surprise, changing life at Top o' the Hill forever. Price: $75-80. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: November 15, 2016 - January 22, 2017. Thursday, January 19, 2017, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM. Writers Theatre 325 Tudor Court Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit www.writerstheatre.org.

Grown Folks Stories

Author/Artist Event To-Do!: You know that story... that good, a little too truthful, story. Here's where you tell it. Grown Folks Stories is exactly the place to share and listen to those stories, by grown people. The third Thursday of every month, Cara Brigandi orchestrates two hours of five minute stories that range from the hilarious to the absolutely somber. Come join this ever-popular gathering of nonprofessional, unrehearsed storytellers, who give us the real stories we live everyday. There is no theme, no judging, no poetr… Miscellaneous Info: Seats are limited, get there early or bring a chair. Price: $5 Donation. Other Times To-Do It: Third Thursday of the month. Thursday, January 19, 2017, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. The Silver Room 1506 E 53rd St Chicago, IL. For more info visit thesilverroom.com.

Zhou B Art Center 3rd Fridays

Art/Exhibit To-Do!: The Zhou B Art Center opens Exhibitions every 3rd Friday of the month with an evening reception from 7pm-10pm. These events are free of charge and provide the community of Bridgeport and the Chicago area a unique opportunity to explore a blend of international and local art. The artists-in-residence at the Art Center open their studios to visitors, making this a unique opportunity for the community to meet working artists and discuss their work in person. The variety of the work produced by the artists-in-r… Price: Free! Other Times To-Do It: Every third Friday of the month. Friday, January 20, 2017, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Zhou B Art Center 1029 West 35th Street Chicago, IL. For more info visit www.zhoubartcenter.com.

East Texas Hot Links (Closing Week)

Theater 90 minutes with no intermission. To-Do!: Written by Eugene Lee Directed by Ron OJ Parson In the woods of East Texas, the Top o' the Hill Cafe offers comfort, solace and companionship for the regulars who come in each night. However, it is the summer of 1955, and times are changing. In the face of oppressive Jim Crow laws, seven strong-willed locals join forces to protect one of their own—until the unthinkable catches them by surprise, changing life at Top o' the Hill forever. Price: $75-80. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: November 15, 2016 - January 22, 2017. Friday, January 20, 2017, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM. Writers Theatre 325 Tudor Court Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit www.writerstheatre.org.

East Texas Hot Links (Closing Week)

Theater 90 minutes with no intermission. To-Do!: Written by Eugene Lee Directed by Ron OJ Parson In the woods of East Texas, the Top o' the Hill Cafe offers comfort, solace and companionship for the regulars who come in each night. However, it is the summer of 1955, and times are changing. In the face of oppressive Jim Crow laws, seven strong-willed locals join forces to protect one of their own—until the unthinkable catches them by surprise, changing life at Top o' the Hill forever. Price: $75-80. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: November 15, 2016 - January 22, 2017. Saturday, January 21, 2017, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM. Writers Theatre 325 Tudor Court Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit www.writerstheatre.org.

East Texas Hot Links (Closing Week)

Theater 90 minutes with no intermission. To-Do!: Written by Eugene Lee Directed by Ron OJ Parson In the woods of East Texas, the Top o' the Hill Cafe offers comfort, solace and companionship for the regulars who come in each night. However, it is the summer of 1955, and times are changing. In the face of oppressive Jim Crow laws, seven strong-willed locals join forces to protect one of their own—until the unthinkable catches them by surprise, changing life at Top o' the Hill forever. Price: $75-80. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: November 15, 2016 - January 22, 2017. Sunday, January 22, 2017, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Writers Theatre 325 Tudor Court Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit www.writerstheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys (Preview Performance)

Theater To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $38-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Friday, February 3, 2017, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys (Preview Performance)

Theater 4pm Matinee on Saturdays. To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $38-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Saturday, February 4, 2017, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys (Preview Performance)

Theater 4pm Matinee on Saturdays. To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $38-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Sunday, February 5, 2017, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys (Preview Performance)

Theater To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $38-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Monday, February 6, 2017, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys (Opening Night)

Theater To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $45-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Tuesday, February 7, 2017, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys (Opening Week)

Theater 4pm Matinee on Saturdays. To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $45-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Friday, February 10, 2017, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys (Opening Week)

Theater 4pm Matinee on Saturdays. To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $45-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Saturday, February 11, 2017, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys (Opening Week)

Theater 4pm Matinee on Saturdays. To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $45-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Sunday, February 12, 2017, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

Grown Folks Stories

Author/Artist Event To-Do!: You know that story... that good, a little too truthful, story. Here's where you tell it. Grown Folks Stories is exactly the place to share and listen to those stories, by grown people. The third Thursday of every month, Cara Brigandi orchestrates two hours of five minute stories that range from the hilarious to the absolutely somber. Come join this ever-popular gathering of nonprofessional, unrehearsed storytellers, who give us the real stories we live everyday. There is no theme, no judging, no poetr… Miscellaneous Info: Seats are limited, get there early or bring a chair. Price: $5 Donation. Other Times To-Do It: Third Thursday of the month. Thursday, February 16, 2017, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. The Silver Room 1506 E 53rd St Chicago, IL. For more info visit thesilverroom.com.

The Scottsboro Boys

Theater 4pm Matinee on Saturdays. To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $45-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Thursday, February 16, 2017, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

Zhou B Art Center 3rd Fridays

Art/Exhibit To-Do!: The Zhou B Art Center opens Exhibitions every 3rd Friday of the month with an evening reception from 7pm-10pm. These events are free of charge and provide the community of Bridgeport and the Chicago area a unique opportunity to explore a blend of international and local art. The artists-in-residence at the Art Center open their studios to visitors, making this a unique opportunity for the community to meet working artists and discuss their work in person. The variety of the work produced by the artists-in-r… Price: Free! Other Times To-Do It: Every third Friday of the month. Friday, February 17, 2017, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Zhou B Art Center 1029 West 35th Street Chicago, IL. For more info visit www.zhoubartcenter.com.

The Scottsboro Boys

Theater 4pm Matinee on Saturdays. To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $45-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Friday, February 17, 2017, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys

Theater 4pm Matinee on Saturdays. To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $45-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Saturday, February 18, 2017, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys

Theater 4pm Matinee on Saturdays. To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $45-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Sunday, February 19, 2017, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys

Theater 4pm Matinee on Saturdays. To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $45-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Thursday, February 23, 2017, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys

Theater 4pm Matinee on Saturdays. To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $45-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Friday, February 24, 2017, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys

Theater 4pm Matinee on Saturdays. To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $45-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Saturday, February 25, 2017, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys

Theater 4pm Matinee on Saturdays. To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $45-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Sunday, February 26, 2017, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys

Theater 4pm Matinee on Saturdays. To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $45-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Thursday, March 2, 2017, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys

Theater 4pm Matinee on Saturdays. To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $45-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Friday, March 3, 2017, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys

Theater 4pm Matinee on Saturdays. To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $45-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Saturday, March 4, 2017, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys

Theater 4pm Matinee on Saturdays. To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $45-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Sunday, March 5, 2017, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys (Closing Week)

Theater 4pm Matinee on Saturdays. To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $45-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Thursday, March 9, 2017, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys (Closing Week)

Theater 4pm Matinee on Saturdays. To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $45-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Friday, March 10, 2017, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys (Closing Week)

Theater 4pm Matinee on Saturdays. To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $45-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Saturday, March 11, 2017, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

The Scottsboro Boys (Closing Week)

Theater 4pm Matinee on Saturdays. To-Do!: The thrilling, final collaboration by the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, The Scottsboro Boys has been hailed as one of the most visionary and controversial musicals to grace the stages of Broadway and London. Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and presented in the style of the notorious "minstrel show" this true-life story of nine African American teenagers accused and put on trial in Memphis for a crime they did not commit is one of the most infamous events in our country's history, igniting the start of the… Price: $45-51. Ticket Link: Purchase Tickets! Other Times To-Do It: February 3 - March 12, 2017. Sunday, March 12, 2017, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Stage 773 1225 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, Illinois. For more info visit porchlightmusictheatre.org.

Grown Folks Stories

Author/Artist Event To-Do!: You know that story... that good, a little too truthful, story. Here's where you tell it. Grown Folks Stories is exactly the place to share and listen to those stories, by grown people. The third Thursday of every month, Cara Brigandi orchestrates two hours of five minute stories that range from the hilarious to the absolutely somber. Come join this ever-popular gathering of nonprofessional, unrehearsed storytellers, who give us the real stories we live everyday. There is no theme, no judging, no poetr… Miscellaneous Info: Seats are limited, get there early or bring a chair. Price: $5 Donation. Other Times To-Do It: Third Thursday of the month. Thursday, March 16, 2017, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. The Silver Room 1506 E 53rd St Chicago, IL. For more info visit thesilverroom.com.

Zhou B Art Center 3rd Fridays

Art/Exhibit To-Do!: The Zhou B Art Center opens Exhibitions every 3rd Friday of the month with an evening reception from 7pm-10pm. These events are free of charge and provide the community of Bridgeport and the Chicago area a unique opportunity to explore a blend of international and local art. The artists-in-residence at the Art Center open their studios to visitors, making this a unique opportunity for the community to meet working artists and discuss their work in person. The variety of the work produced by the artists-in-r… Price: Free! Other Times To-Do It: Every third Friday of the month. Friday, March 17, 2017, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Zhou B Art Center 1029 West 35th Street Chicago, IL. For more info visit www.zhoubartcenter.com.