Lucy Worsley investigates domestic history with humor and panache, both in her day job as Chief Curator at Historic Royal Palaces and the host of the BBC4 series Elegance and Decadence: The Age of the Regency.
Chicago Bulls fans were understandably saddened when Derek Rose tore his ACL and the Bulls lost their chance at winning the NBA finals this year. So watching the L.A. Lakers' progress in the playoffs has been particularly painful. Just ask comedian Lil Rel, a Bulls fan with very strong feelings about L.A.'s team.
The items for auction at this year's Cinema Against AIDS gala included art work by Andy Warhol and Damien Hurst and a film directed by designer Karl Lagerfeld and produced by Harvey Weinstein, with the winning bidder starring in the leading role.
Sure there are plays out there about roller derby and boxing. But you can fit all the other sports plays in a thimble compared to the vast dramatic literature about baseball, not to mention the treasury of baseball literature beyond theater.
The Sarah Silverman's Pro Choice line-up has been announced and it includes Marc Maron, Chris Hardwick, Reggie Watts and Natasha Leggero, as of now. The show is Saturday June 16 at the Chicago Theater at both 7:30 and 10:30 pm. Tickets are $35.50.