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Happenings listings for Dec. 21, 2017

December 21, 2017 GMT

Dance

Tropical Latin dance classes with JoLynne Keiser, Kankakee Valley Park District classes, 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays, Grapes & Hops, 251 S. Schuyler Ave., Kankakee. For more information, call Keiser at 815-932-0360.

Music

Karaoke, 9:30 p.m. today, Village Pub, 235 W. Broadway St., Bradley.

Vern N Vern playing acoustic guitar music, 5 to 8 p.m. today, The Office Bar & Grill, 5986 E. Illinois Route 17, Kankakee.

Tribute to Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers: Southern Accents, CCR Tribute By the Fortunate Sons, 7 p.m. today, House of Blues, Chicago. For more information, visit houseofblues.com.

Karaoke with Lee, 9 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Out On a Limb, 139 S. Schuyler Ave., Kankakee.

Backlash, 6 to 8:30 p.m. Friday-Wednesday, Crazy Joe’s Diner, 907 S. Washington Ave., Kankakee.

Karaoke, 9 p.m. to close Friday, Breakaway Bar, 864 W. Broadway St., Bradley.

Tall Paul & His Honky-Tonk Guitar, 7:30 to 11 p.m. Friday, Frankfort VFW, 22057 S. Pfeiffer Road, Frankfort.

This Must Be The Band, Genome, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Vic Theatre, Chicago. Tickets: $25. For more information, visit victheatre.com.

Jon McLaughlin, Cody Fry, My Silent Bravery, 8 p.m. Friday, Park West, Chicago. Tickets: $25-$55. For more information, visit parkwest.com.

Freedom: A tribute to George Michael and Wham!, 8 p.m. Friday, House of Blues, Chicago. Tickets: $17-$18. For more information, visit houseofblues.com.

Jerry Vernon & the Dune Country Band, 6 p.m. Saturday, Crazy Joe’s Diner, 907 S. Washington Ave., Kankakee.

DJ, Saturday, Village Pub, 235 W. Broadway St., Bradley.

Dru Hill’s Holiday Jam, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, House of Blues, Chicago. Tickets: $35-$65. For more information, visit houseofblues.com.

Open mic night, 8 p.m. to midnight Sunday, The River House, 597 S. Washington Ave., Kankakee.

Karaoke, Wednesday, Village Pub, 235 W. Broadway St., Bradley.

Theater

“The Minutes,” times vary through Jan. 7, Steppenwolf Theatre, Chicago. For more information, visit steppenwolf.org.

“Beautiful — The Carole King Musical,” through Jan. 28, Cadillac Palace Theatre, Chicago. For more information, visit BroadwayInChicago.com.

“BLKS,” times vary through Jan. 28, Steppenwolf Theatre, Chicago. For more information, visit steppenwolf.org.

“Wicked,” Wednesday through Jan. 21, Oriental Theatre, Chicago. For more information, visit BroadwayInChicago.com.

″’Twas the Night Before Christmas,” by Ken Ludwig, through Dec. 31, Broadway Playhouse, Chicago. For more information, visit BroadwayInChicago.com.

Comedy

Brian Hicks, 7:30 p.m. today, 7 p.m. Saturday, Chicago Improv, 5 Woodfield Road, Schaumburg. Tickets: $17. For more information, visit improv.com.

Russ Williamson, 8 and 10 p.m. Friday, 9:15 p.m. Saturday, Chicago Improv, 5 Woodfield Road, Schaumburg. Tickets: $17. For more information, visit improv.com.