The Last Days of Disco
Two Manhattan books editors, fresh out of college, try to find themselves while frequenting the local disco.
Comedic drama. 1997. USA. 113 min. Rated R. Directed by Whit Stillman. Starring Chloë Sevigny and Kate Beckinsale
One of the most significant precursors to what would become San Francisco’s 1960s counterculture was the cross-disciplinary artistic and literary movement known as the Beat Generation, which blossomed from the mid-1950s.
Oistrakh Symphony Spring Concert Welcome springtime to Chicago with the Oistrakh Symphony of Chicago, led by music director Mina Zikri and featuring violinist Ilya Kaler. In celebration of nature’s annual renewal, the program features selections by Vivaldi, Bach, Mozart, and Brahms, including rarely-heard arrangements for violin and orchestra.