It’s been 43 years since Jackie Taylor founded Black Ensemble Theater, and the recent gala held at Venue West celebrated every moment. More than 250 supporters and friends gathered to enjoy live performances, dinner, an auction, and casino games. The evening was chaired by Tom Ricketts, executive chair of the Chicago Cubs and Cubs Charities, and emceed by WGN’s Paul Lisnek. Close to $300,000 was raised...
It was an artful celebration with purpose.
The power of stories inspired more than 400 guests to celebrate Victory Gardens Theater’s 45th anniversary season in October at Four Seasons Hotel.
Civic leaders and community supporters turned out on Sept. 20 to shine a light on the Loop and its vibrant arts and culture scene.
The International Exposition of Contemporary and Modern Art opened its eighth edition on September 19, welcoming nearly 8,000 people.
More than 450 supporters gathered at Theater on the Lake to raise funds for the Rush Community Service Initiative Program (RCSIP).
Chicago’s culinary stars aligned on July 17 at Galleria Marchetti, where more than 20 restaurants featured in SPLASH sister publication Chicago magazine’s “50 Best Dishes” special edition served favorite dishes to a sold-out crowd of 400.