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Symphony Center Presents Jorge Frederuco Osorio 1:00 pm
Symphony Center Presents Jorge Frederuco Osorio
Jan 1 @ 1:00 pm
In an intimate recital recorded in Orchestra Hall, pianist Jorge Federico Osorio performs a delightful program of works by Granados, Debussy, Brahms and more. Watch on Selfhelp Live Channel 2!
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New Year’s Concert with the Vienna Philharmonic 1:00 pm
New Year’s Concert with the Vienna Philharmonic
Jan 2 @ 1:00 pm
(Filmed for New Year 2020) It has long been a Philharmonic tradition at the New Year to present a program consisting of the lively and at the same time nostalgic music from the vast repertoire...
Movie: “The Way” 4:00 pm
Movie: “The Way”
Jan 2 @ 4:00 pm
Movie: "The Way"
A father heads overseas to recover the body of his estranged son who died while traveling the “El camino de Santiago,” and decides to take the pilgrimage himself.
Movie: “The Way” 7:30 pm
Movie: “The Way”
Jan 2 @ 7:30 pm
Movie: "The Way"
A father heads overseas to recover the body of his estranged son who died while traveling the “El camino de Santiago,” and decides to take the pilgrimage himself.
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New Year’s Concert with the Vienna Philharmonic 1:00 pm
New Year’s Concert with the Vienna Philharmonic
Jan 3 @ 1:00 pm
(Filmed for New Year 2020) It has long been a Philharmonic tradition at the New Year to present a program consisting of the lively and at the same time nostalgic music from the vast repertoire...
Movie: “The Way” 4:00 pm
Movie: “The Way”
Jan 3 @ 4:00 pm
Movie: "The Way"
A father heads overseas to recover the body of his estranged son who died while traveling the “El camino de Santiago,” and decides to take the pilgrimage himself.
Movie: “The Way” 7:30 pm
Movie: “The Way”
Jan 3 @ 7:30 pm
Movie: "The Way"
A father heads overseas to recover the body of his estranged son who died while traveling the “El camino de Santiago,” and decides to take the pilgrimage himself.
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Movie: “The Way We Were” 3:30 pm
Movie: “The Way We Were”
Jan 4 @ 3:30 pm
Movie: "The Way We Were"
Two disparate people have a wonderful romance, but their political views and convictions drive them apart.
Movie: “The Way We Were” 7:00 pm
Movie: “The Way We Were”
Jan 4 @ 7:00 pm
Movie: "The Way We Were"
Two disparate people have a wonderful romance, but their political views and convictions drive them apart.
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Movie: “The Way We Were” 3:30 pm
Movie: “The Way We Were”
Jan 5 @ 3:30 pm
Movie: "The Way We Were"
Two disparate people have a wonderful romance, but their political views and convictions drive them apart.
Movie: “The Way We Were” 7:00 pm
Movie: “The Way We Were”
Jan 5 @ 7:00 pm
Movie: "The Way We Were"
Two disparate people have a wonderful romance, but their political views and convictions drive them apart.
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Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episodes 3 & 4 3:30 pm
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episodes 3 & 4
Jan 6 @ 3:30 pm
Feature Film: "The Queen's Gambit", Episodes 3 & 4
Orphaned at the tender age of nine, prodigious introvert Beth Harmon discovers and masters the game of chess in 1960’s USA. But child stardom comes at a price.
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episodes 3 & 4 7:00 pm
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episodes 3 & 4
Jan 6 @ 7:00 pm
Feature Film: "The Queen's Gambit", Episodes 3 & 4
Orphaned at the tender age of nine, prodigious introvert Beth Harmon discovers and masters the game of chess in 1960’s USA. But child stardom comes at a price.
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Great Music in Irish Houses New Year’s Chamber Music Concert 12:00 pm
Great Music in Irish Houses New Year’s Chamber Music Concert
Jan 7 @ 12:00 pm
Featuring violinist Katherine Hunka; cellist, William Butt; clarinettist John Finucane, and pianists Finghin Collins, Fionnuala Moynihan and Hugh Tinney, the event will include movements from Messiaen’s evocative and inspiring Quartet for the End of Time...
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episodes 3 & 4 3:30 pm
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episodes 3 & 4
Jan 7 @ 3:30 pm
Feature Film: "The Queen's Gambit", Episodes 3 & 4
Orphaned at the tender age of nine, prodigious introvert Beth Harmon discovers and masters the game of chess in 1960’s USA. But child stardom comes at a price.
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episodes 3 & 4 7:00 pm
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episodes 3 & 4
Jan 7 @ 7:00 pm
Feature Film: "The Queen's Gambit", Episodes 3 & 4
Orphaned at the tender age of nine, prodigious introvert Beth Harmon discovers and masters the game of chess in 1960’s USA. But child stardom comes at a price.
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Great Music in Irish Houses New Year’s Chamber Music Concert 12:00 pm
Great Music in Irish Houses New Year’s Chamber Music Concert
Jan 8 @ 12:00 pm
Featuring violinist Katherine Hunka; cellist, William Butt; clarinettist John Finucane, and pianists Finghin Collins, Fionnuala Moynihan and Hugh Tinney, the event will include movements from Messiaen’s evocative and inspiring Quartet for the End of Time...
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My Favorite Broadway: The Leading Ladies at Carnegie Hall 1:00 pm
My Favorite Broadway: The Leading Ladies at Carnegie Hall
Jan 9 @ 1:00 pm
This film presents highlights of a concert given on 28 September 1998 at Carnegie Hall in New York City. Some of the ladies offer songs with which they have been closely associated over the years,...
Movie: “Hope Gap” 4:00 pm
Movie: “Hope Gap”
Jan 9 @ 4:00 pm
Movie: "Hope Gap"
A couple’s visit with their son takes a dramatic turn when the father tells him he plans on leaving his mother.
Movie: “Hope Gap” 7:30 pm
Movie: “Hope Gap”
Jan 9 @ 7:30 pm
Movie: "Hope Gap"
A couple’s visit with their son takes a dramatic turn when the father tells him he plans on leaving his mother.
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My Favorite Broadway: The Leading Ladies at Carnegie Hall 1:00 pm
My Favorite Broadway: The Leading Ladies at Carnegie Hall
Jan 10 @ 1:00 pm
This film presents highlights of a concert given on 28 September 1998 at Carnegie Hall in New York City. Some of the ladies offer songs with which they have been closely associated over the years,...
Movie: “Hope Gap” 4:00 pm
Movie: “Hope Gap”
Jan 10 @ 4:00 pm
Movie: "Hope Gap"
A couple’s visit with their son takes a dramatic turn when the father tells him he plans on leaving his mother.
Movie: “Hope Gap” 7:30 pm
Movie: “Hope Gap”
Jan 10 @ 7:30 pm
Movie: "Hope Gap"
A couple’s visit with their son takes a dramatic turn when the father tells him he plans on leaving his mother.
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From our House to Yours: A Lyric Opera Virtual Concert 2:00 pm
From our House to Yours: A Lyric Opera Virtual Concert
Jan 11 @ 2:00 pm
From our House to Yours: A Lyric Opera Virtual Concert
Musicians from the Lyric Opera Stage Artists, the Chicago Lyric Opera Orchestra, and friends perform a collage of musical favorites, opera, and more. Watch on Selfhelp Live Channel 2!
Movie: “Fantastic Voyage” 7:00 pm
Movie: “Fantastic Voyage”
Jan 11 @ 7:00 pm
Movie: "Fantastic Voyage"
A scientist is nearly assassinated. In order to save him, a submarine is shrunken to microscopic size and injected into his bloodstream with a small crew. Problems arise almost as soon as they enter it.
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Movie: “Fantastic Voyage” 3:30 pm
Movie: “Fantastic Voyage”
Jan 12 @ 3:30 pm
Movie: "Fantastic Voyage"
A scientist is nearly assassinated. In order to save him, a submarine is shrunken to microscopic size and injected into his bloodstream with a small crew. Problems arise almost as soon as they enter it.
Movie: “Fantastic Voyage” 7:00 pm
Movie: “Fantastic Voyage”
Jan 12 @ 7:00 pm
Movie: "Fantastic Voyage"
A scientist is nearly assassinated. In order to save him, a submarine is shrunken to microscopic size and injected into his bloodstream with a small crew. Problems arise almost as soon as they enter it.
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Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episodes 5 & 6 3:00 pm
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episodes 5 & 6
Jan 13 @ 3:00 pm
Feature Film: "The Queen's Gambit", Episodes 5 & 6
Orphaned at the tender age of nine, prodigious introvert Beth Harmon discovers and masters the game of chess in 1960’s USA. But child stardom comes at a price.
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episodes 5 & 6 7:00 pm
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episodes 5 & 6
Jan 13 @ 7:00 pm
Feature Film: "The Queen's Gambit", Episodes 5 & 6
Orphaned at the tender age of nine, prodigious introvert Beth Harmon discovers and masters the game of chess in 1960’s USA. But child stardom comes at a price.
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From the CSO Archives: Great Music from Chicago: Jean Martinon & Isaac Stern 12:00 pm
From the CSO Archives: Great Music from Chicago: Jean Martinon & Isaac Stern
Jan 14 @ 12:00 pm
In March 1962, Jean Martinon was in Chicago for three weeks of concerts, and two months later, he would be named the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s seventh music director. In this televised performance, filmed at WGN...
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episodes 5 & 6 3:00 pm
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episodes 5 & 6
Jan 14 @ 3:00 pm
Feature Film: "The Queen's Gambit", Episodes 5 & 6
Orphaned at the tender age of nine, prodigious introvert Beth Harmon discovers and masters the game of chess in 1960’s USA. But child stardom comes at a price.
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episodes 5 & 6 7:00 pm
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episodes 5 & 6
Jan 14 @ 7:00 pm
Feature Film: "The Queen's Gambit", Episodes 5 & 6
Orphaned at the tender age of nine, prodigious introvert Beth Harmon discovers and masters the game of chess in 1960’s USA. But child stardom comes at a price.
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From the CSO Archives: Great Music from Chicago: Jean Martinon & Isaac Stern 12:00 pm
From the CSO Archives: Great Music from Chicago: Jean Martinon & Isaac Stern
Jan 15 @ 12:00 pm
In March 1962, Jean Martinon was in Chicago for three weeks of concerts, and two months later, he would be named the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s seventh music director. In this televised performance, filmed at WGN...
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The Metropolitan Opera New Year’s Eve Gala 1:00 pm
The Metropolitan Opera New Year’s Eve Gala
Jan 16 @ 1:00 pm
The Met rings in the new year with a gala performance featuring a dazzling quartet of Met stars—sopranos Angel Blue and Pretty Yende, and tenors Javier Camarena and Matthew Polenzani—live from the Parktheater im Kurhaus...
Movie: “The Proposal” 4:00 pm
Movie: “The Proposal”
Jan 16 @ 4:00 pm
Movie: "The Proposal"
A pushy boss forces her young assistant to marry her in order to keep her visa status in the U.S. and avoid deportation to Canada.
Movie: “The Proposal” 7:30 pm
Movie: “The Proposal”
Jan 16 @ 7:30 pm
Movie: "The Proposal"
A pushy boss forces her young assistant to marry her in order to keep her visa status in the U.S. and avoid deportation to Canada.
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The Metropolitan Opera New Year’s Eve Gala 1:00 pm
The Metropolitan Opera New Year’s Eve Gala
Jan 17 @ 1:00 pm
The Met rings in the new year with a gala performance featuring a dazzling quartet of Met stars—sopranos Angel Blue and Pretty Yende, and tenors Javier Camarena and Matthew Polenzani—live from the Parktheater im Kurhaus...
Movie: “The Proposal” 4:00 pm
Movie: “The Proposal”
Jan 17 @ 4:00 pm
Movie: "The Proposal"
A pushy boss forces her young assistant to marry her in order to keep her visa status in the U.S. and avoid deportation to Canada.
Movie: “The Proposal” 7:30 pm
Movie: “The Proposal”
Jan 17 @ 7:30 pm
Movie: "The Proposal"
A pushy boss forces her young assistant to marry her in order to keep her visa status in the U.S. and avoid deportation to Canada.
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Soul to Soul 2021: Virtual Concert 3:30 pm
Soul to Soul 2021: Virtual Concert
Jan 18 @ 3:30 pm
Soul to Soul 2021, Virtual Concert from the National Yiddish Theatre, Folksbiene in New York. This theatrical concert commemorates Martin Luther King Jr. Day with a mix of spiritual, Jazz, Klezmer, and Folk Music. (This...
Movie: “Slumdog Millionaire” 7:00 pm
Movie: “Slumdog Millionaire”
Jan 18 @ 7:00 pm
Movie: "Slumdog Millionaire"
A Mumbai teenager reflects on his life after being accused of cheating on the Indian version of “Who Wants to be a Millionaire?”
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Movie: “Slumdog Millionaire” 3:00 pm
Movie: “Slumdog Millionaire”
Jan 19 @ 3:00 pm
Movie: "Slumdog Millionaire"
A Mumbai teenager reflects on his life after being accused of cheating on the Indian version of “Who Wants to be a Millionaire?”
Movie: “Slumdog Millionaire” 7:00 pm
Movie: “Slumdog Millionaire”
Jan 19 @ 7:00 pm
Movie: "Slumdog Millionaire"
A Mumbai teenager reflects on his life after being accused of cheating on the Indian version of “Who Wants to be a Millionaire?”
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CSO Sessions Episode 11: Gounod, Mozart & Ravel 1:00 pm
CSO Sessions Episode 11: Gounod, Mozart & Ravel
Jan 20 @ 1:00 pm
A bewitching trio of works by Gounod, Mozart & Ravel highlights the CSO woodwind and string sections. Gounod’s sparkling Petite symphonie follows the plan of a Haydn-style classical symphony. Mozart’s delightful flute and string quartet...
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episode 7 3:00 pm
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episode 7
Jan 20 @ 3:00 pm
Feature Film: "The Queen's Gambit", Episode 7
Orphaned at the tender age of nine, prodigious introvert Beth Harmon discovers and masters the game of chess in 1960’s USA. But child stardom comes at a price.
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episode 7 7:00 pm
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episode 7
Jan 20 @ 7:00 pm
Feature Film: "The Queen's Gambit", Episode 7
Orphaned at the tender age of nine, prodigious introvert Beth Harmon discovers and masters the game of chess in 1960’s USA. But child stardom comes at a price.
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CSO Sessions Episode 11: Gounod, Mozart & Ravel 12:00 pm
CSO Sessions Episode 11: Gounod, Mozart & Ravel
Jan 21 @ 12:00 pm
A bewitching trio of works by Gounod, Mozart & Ravel highlights the CSO woodwind and string sections. Gounod’s sparkling Petite symphonie follows the plan of a Haydn-style classical symphony. Mozart’s delightful flute and string quartet...
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episode 7 3:00 pm
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episode 7
Jan 21 @ 3:00 pm
Feature Film: "The Queen's Gambit", Episode 7
Orphaned at the tender age of nine, prodigious introvert Beth Harmon discovers and masters the game of chess in 1960’s USA. But child stardom comes at a price.
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episode 7 7:00 pm
Feature Film: “The Queen’s Gambit”, Episode 7
Jan 21 @ 7:00 pm
Feature Film: "The Queen's Gambit", Episode 7
Orphaned at the tender age of nine, prodigious introvert Beth Harmon discovers and masters the game of chess in 1960’s USA. But child stardom comes at a price.
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Mozart Gala Concert 1:00 pm
Mozart Gala Concert
Jan 23 @ 1:00 pm
250 years of the birth of Mozart From the Vienna Philharmonic. Conducted in 2006 by Ricardo Mutti. The Philharmonic performs various symphonies, piano concertos, and selections from several of Mozart’s operas in commemoration of his...
Movie: “Minding the Gap” 4:00 pm
Movie: “Minding the Gap”
Jan 23 @ 4:00 pm
Movie: "Minding the Gap"
Three young men bond together to escape volatile families in their Rust-Belt hometown. As they face adult responsibilities, unexpected revelations threaten their decade-long friendship.
Movie: “Minding the Gap” 7:30 pm
Movie: “Minding the Gap”
Jan 23 @ 7:30 pm
Movie: "Minding the Gap"
Three young men bond together to escape volatile families in their Rust-Belt hometown. As they face adult responsibilities, unexpected revelations threaten their decade-long friendship.
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Mozart Gala Concert 1:00 pm
Mozart Gala Concert
Jan 24 @ 1:00 pm
250 years of the birth of Mozart From the Vienna Philharmonic. Conducted in 2006 by Ricardo Mutti. The Philharmonic performs various symphonies, piano concertos, and selections from several of Mozart’s operas in commemoration of his...
Movie: “Minding the Gap” 4:00 pm
Movie: “Minding the Gap”
Jan 24 @ 4:00 pm
Movie: "Minding the Gap"
Three young men bond together to escape volatile families in their Rust-Belt hometown. As they face adult responsibilities, unexpected revelations threaten their decade-long friendship.
Movie: “Minding the Gap” 7:30 pm
Movie: “Minding the Gap”
Jan 24 @ 7:30 pm
Movie: "Minding the Gap"
Three young men bond together to escape volatile families in their Rust-Belt hometown. As they face adult responsibilities, unexpected revelations threaten their decade-long friendship.
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Zoom Movie Review with Zbigniew Banas 10:55 am
Zoom Movie Review with Zbigniew Banas
Jan 27 @ 10:55 am
Zoom Movie Review with Zbigniew Banas
Residents participate in a virtual movie of the week review on Zoom!     ZBIGNIEW BANAS BIO Zbigniew Banas is a film critic, teacher, and a radio and television journalist.  Over the years, his reviews...
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