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.
Here's another one of those old MGM Traveltalks movie shorts that surface on YouTube from time to time. This one looks Chicago nightlife in 1947, and features a host of locales and places, many of which are no longer with us.
The Voices and Faces project documents the stories of survivors of sexual violence. One recent effort took them to Mexico, where they interviewed women who were the victims of rape and torture at the hands of Mexican police.