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This Wednesday CHIRP Radio presents two events in town that are sure to entertain and spark conversation:
CHIRP and The Chicago Humanities Festival present the series debut of Hulu’s reimaging of High Fidelity. The original movie took place in Chicago and stars John Cusack. The remake moves the story to Brooklyn and features Zoë Kravitz as the main character whose taste in music far exceeds their luck in love.
This exclusive screening of the series’ first two episodes will be followed by Q&A with cast member Da’Vine Joy Randolph and local radio host and stand-up comedian Jill Hopkins. The event is from 7:00pm to 9:00pm. Click here to get more info and buy tickets.
Also on Wednesday, the Chicago-and-world famous music and lit series The First Time returns to Martyrs’ for its 2020 debut “First Class.” Readers tell true stories about their “First Class” accompanied by music provided by the First Time Four: