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Film & TV, Film fest, Review

Dispatch: 2024 Sundance Film Festival Opens with Varied, Vibrant Independent Cinema

The 2024 Sundance Film Festival opened in Park City, Utah on January 18 with hundreds of films set to premiere over the next ten days. Several Third Coast Review critics […]

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Stages, Theater

Review: Steppenwolf’s POTUS Follows a Manic Day in the Life of the Real White House VIPs—the Female Staff

This review and the final dialog are written by theater critics Nancy Bishop and Kim Campbell.  POTUS is ostensibly a play about the President of the United States, in which […]

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Film, Film & TV, Review

Dispatch: Final Saturday at the Chicago International Film Festival Brings Options for Every Moviegoer

The 59th Chicago International Film Festival is coming to a close, and before the final credits roll, there remain a few great days of film screenings left to catch. Our […]

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Film & TV, Film fest, Review

Dispatch: A Riotous Whodunit, an Eat-the-Rich Satire and More Continue Screenings at 59th Chicago Int’l Film Festival

Weekday screenings continue at the Chicago International Film Festival, and while some of the event’s most anticipated film screenings have passed, there’s still plenty to see and do. Alien Island […]

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Film & TV, Film fest, Review

Dispatch: Chicago Int’l Film Fest’s Full Week of Programming Opens with Impressive, Compelling International Filmmaking

The Chicago International Film Festival continues through October 22, and this full week of screenings means there are still dozens of opportunities to see many of the global films selected […]

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Film & TV, Film fest, Review

Dispatch: Chicago Int’l Film Fest Presents a Busy Weekend of Screenings and Events

On Saturday and Sunday (October 14 and 15) at the Chicago International Film Festival, there’s plenty to experience at the festival’s many screenings and events. In fact, these two days […]

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Festivals, Music, Reviews

Riot Fest 2023 Day One: Sunshine and Sing-Alongs

Riot Fest 2023 kicked off with a day of sunshine and sing-alongs in Douglass Park on Friday. The festival has been delivering nostalgic punk and rock acts since 2005, and […]

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Music, Reviews

Review: Charly Bliss Brings the Heat to Beach Bunny’s Perfect Pool Party

It was a hot one outside the Shed last Thursday in Chicago; a whopping high of just barely 100 degrees and a heat index topping out at 114. Despite the […]

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Festivals, Music, Reviews

Pitchfork Music Festival 2023: Day Three in Review

After a rain-delayed Saturday, the sun was back out shining bright on the final day of the Pitchfork Music Festival! No more hanging around Union Park with no music playing […]

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Festivals, Music, Reviews

Pitchfork Music Festival 2023: Day Two in Review

Ah yes, the unfortunate tradition of a random rain delays escalating into a full blown evacuation continued during this year’s Pitchfork Music Festival. While the storm didn’t truly make an […]

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Festivals, Music, Reviews

Pitchfork Music Festival 2023: Day One in Review

It was a beautiful day to start off this year’s edition of the Pitchfork Music Festival, a welcome contrast to last year’s downpour! The sun was out shining brightly down […]

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Festivals, Music, Previews, Uncategorized

Who We’re Excited to See at Pitchfork Music Festival 2023!

You know your in for a treat when the Pitchfork Music Festival makes its way back to Union Park. You’ll get the chance to see some of the best acts […]

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