“It’s just a different way for kids to learn, and they really embrace history this way.”
Vocalo’s senior movie critic, Reggie Ponder, joined us in the studio to talk about his weekly run-down on box office numbers and personal favorites including Jordan Peele’s “Us”.
Reggie Ponder is The Morning AMp’s Senior Film Correspondent and is in studio this week to discuss which movies were winners at last weekend’s box office, and which new releases are worth leaving the house for.
Maria Bamford, a comedian and mental health advocate, talked with Jill Hopkin’s about her upcoming shows at the Den Theater. Bamfort is known for her work on Arrested Development, Lady Dynamite, Bojak Horseman and Adventure Time.
In a rebuttal of an op-ed in The Sun-Times, Preston stands up for young activists in Chicago.
The comedian talks about his time on “The Chappelle Show,” being cast on “The Wire” and being forever on tour.
Chicago actress Sydney Charles talks about her titular role in the play, “Nina Simone: Four Women”.
Abi Sanchez is one of Chicago’s rising comedic talents. He is recording his first comedy album, “A.B.I.: A Bad Idea”.