The blockbuster musical ran for more than 1,300 performances and was seen by more than 2 million people.
From Mexican artist Frida Kahlo to a celebration of Chicago musicians, here are some cultural highlights in the new year.
The year marked the end of the road for some classics (RIP ‘Fleabag’ and ‘Game of Thrones’) but it was a banner year for TV overall.
When WBEZ’s podcast team isn’t making podcasts, they’re listening to them. Here are our favorites from 2019.
Nerdette’s Greta Johnsen ranks the year’s best books and talks with the author of her favorite book, ‘Such A Fun Age’ by Kiley Reid.
“It’s Lil Nas X’s world, and we’re all kind of just living in it,” Vocalo host Jill Hopkins says.
Season 1 of HBO's 'His Dark Materials' series has come to a close. Nerdette podcast and NPR's Peter Sagal met up to rehash the finale.
Chicago's party mom Kristen Kaza stopped by Vocalo to break down the biggest local and national LGBTQ+ moments of the year.
Tonika Lewis Johnson’s Folded Map project brings together residents on the West Side.
Nerdette podcast and NPR's Peter Sagal met up to rehash the latest episode of HBO's 'His Dark Materials.'