A decade after its massive renovation, Crystal Lake's crown jewel is still shining, even through this recession. Discover what it is about this former movie and vaudeville house that keeps audiences returning. ...

Broadway musicals and big-name acts are just part of the amazing lineup visitors will find at this outdoor concert venue. Meet the big-city personality behind the summer spectacular. ...

Meet a Hampshire-area artist who's rekindled a lifelong love for art, and see the dynamic Midwestern images she captures. ...

Every year, hundreds of filmmakers and cinema buffs converge on Beloit for a film festival of international scale. Find out what's coming up in this year's lineup at the Beloit International Film Festival. ...

Learn more about the Civil War and how it's been depicted in classic films and literature, in this special Elmhurst event. ...

The largest independent movie theater company in Illinois prides itself on providing that old-time simple joy of going to the movies. ...