Subject Guide for Entertainment
Local Arts and Entertainment
Information on Oscar nominiees and winners, the history of the awards, voting, etc.
Get reviews and watch trailers.
Comprehensive film and TV database featuring in-depth reveiws, biographies, episode listings, actor filmographies, and more.
Check local showtimes, watch interviews and trailers, and read reviews.
Your guide to plot twists and suprise endings.
The Internet's largest database of movie reviews for over 80,000 titles, including current releases.
Browse or search 28,000 New York Times movie reviews.
Reviews, interviews, and essays from Roger Ebert of the Chicago Sun-Times.
Sponsored by the Museum of Broadcast Communications in Chicago. Includes over 1000 original essays describing programs and people, historical moments, policy disputes, and special topics. Use the A-Z index.
Find local television listings.
"A multimedia anthology selected from various Library of Congress holdings. This collection illustrates the vibrant and diverse forms of popular entertainment, especially vaudeville, that thrived from 1870-1920. Included are 334 English- and Yiddish-language playscripts, 146 theater playbills and programs, 61 motion pictures, 10 sound recordings and 143 photographs and 29 memorabilia items documenting the life and career of Harry Houdini."
Website of the League of Chicago Theaters that includes a schedule of Chicago theaters and information about HotTix discount tickets.
Weekly recommendations and reviews from the Chicago Reader's Theater critics.
A play licensing agency, at this site you can browse or search the catalog by cast size, title, author, keyword or ISBN, order scripts and apply for performance rights online, and find out where plays from the catalog are being performed.
A comprehensive database of shows produced on Broadway dating from the 1700s to the present. This site includes all program information about each production as well as historical information about theaters and fun facts related to Broadway.
A definitive source for the facts on Broadway musicals and plays from Aristophanes to Ziegfeld. Includes number of performances, extensive credit information, theatres, characters, and more.
Index to plays in collections at the Morton Grove Public Library.
Press releases and information on plays in production throughout the country. Also includes feature stories on the theatre industry, as well as news and information about theatre awards.
The official website for Broadway's highest honors.