Summer of Claire Danes

Join Us for The Wicker Park Summer of Claire Danes, a Community Designed, Funded and Produced Series is presented in partnership with the Chicago Park District’s Movies in the Parks presented by T-Mobile

These events are presented as part of the Chicago Park District’s Night Out in the Parks. Arts programming in neighborhoods across the city advances the goals of the Chicago Park District and the Chicago Cultural Plan. Learn more at”

WE THANK the UNDERWRITERS who Fund All Movies screened at Wicker Park during the Summer of Claire Danes.  View the Underwriters following the movies listed below.

ABOUT THE SERIES: Each year Travis, his team, and customers at The Wormhole Coffee use their Creative Energies to determine the theme of the series presented in Wicker Park. AGAIN in 2019 – The Wormhole Coffee and the Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber of Commerce have underwritten  the entire movie series.  The Wicker Park Advisory Council provides management and promotion coordination for all the movies.

Stardust – (2007) - PG-13

Thursday, June 13, 2019     8:30 PM - 10:37 PM

Movie Underwritten by:

Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber

Canine Crews

Chicago Children's Choir

Dermatology Physicians Group


Goode Plumbing

In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm.


Les Miserables (1998) - PG-13

Thursday, July 11, 2019     8:15 PM - 10:29 PM

Movie Underwritten by  The Wormhole Coffee

Jean Valjean (Liam Neeson), a former criminal, has atoned for his past and now finds himself in the midst of the French Revolution, avoiding a law-obsessed policeman (Geoffrey Rush) hell-bent on re-capturing him.



The Rainmaker (1997) - PG-13

Thursday, July 25, 201     8:15 PM - 10:40 PM

Movie Underwirtten by:

Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber

Ann M. Nolan, Agent with State Farm Insurance

Goode Plumbing

Health Source of Wicker Park

Village Eyecare

Wicker Park Lutheran Church

An underdog lawyer takes on a fraudulent insurance company.



Romeo + Juliet (1996) - PG-13

Tuesday, August 13, 2019     8:15 PM - 10:30 PM

Movie Underwritten by  The Wormhole Coffee

Romeo (Leonardo DiCaprio) and Juliet (Claire Danes), the famous star-crossed lovers, are transported to a modern-day setting in Verona Beach, but their family feud is as strong and deadly as ever.