Things to Do in Lincoln Park and Old Town Thursday

By Emily Morris on December 5, 2013 7:04am 

 "Rapunzel" plays at the Apollo Theater through January.
"Rapunzel" plays at the Apollo Theater through January.
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Flickr/Emerald City Theatre, Chicago

CHICAGO — Ideas for Thursday include musical theater for kids, a historical pub crawl and a screening of a local filmmaker's movie at Facets.

Theater

"Rapunzel" at the Apollo Theater, 2540 N. Lincoln Ave., 10:15 a.m.

Emerald City Theatre Company puts on "Rapunzel," a musical take on the classic fairy tale. Tickets for the show, meant for kids ages 3 to 10, range from about $16 to $20. The show runs at the Apollo Theater through January.

Seasonal

Chicago History Museum Pub Crawl — Deck the Pubs! Christmas Caroling, 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Bargoers can sing carols as they walk from pub to pub along Armitage Avenue and learn some history with guide Liz Garibay. The pub crawl is $30 for museum members and $40 for non-members. The meeting location will be announced before the tour, the history museum said.

Film

Last screenings of "All the Light in the Sky" at Facets Cinemateque, 1517 W. Fullerton Ave., 7 and 9 p.m.

"All the Light in the Sky," directed by Joe Swanberg ("Drinking Buddies") and co-written by its star, Jane Adams, has its last Facets showings at 7 and 9 p.m. Thursday. The film tells a story about an aging actress who receives a visit from her niece, also an aspiring actress. General admission tickets are $9. 

Plan ahead

Last day to buy discounted tickets for the Lincoln Park Chamber of Commerce's "The Best Holiday Party Ever!"

Discounted tickets for the chamber's Dec. 10 holiday party must go by Thursday, the organization said. Afterward, tickets go from $50 to $60. The party takes place from 6-11 p.m. at MINI of Chicago, 1111 W. Diversey Parkway and features performances from the Chicago cast of "Million Dollar Quartet," food from local restaurants and a raffle.

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