Welcome to the Belmont Theater District!

Chicago’s Largest Theater District

 What’s On in the BTD (click)

Great, affordable theater is available in the Belmont Theater District All Year Round.

Use our What’s Playing Now calendar to find the Perfect Show from the 100+ shows playing EVERY WEEK in the BTD!


Belmont Sheffield Music Festival, Memorial Day Weekend, Sat-Sun May 26-27, 12-10pm
Come visit us at the BTD Booth for info on the latest shows, ticket deals and general theater fun!
Top local tribute bands, food, libations, artisans, DJs, karaoke fun stage acts are all on tap for the 34th annual Belmont-Sheffield Music Fest. Location: Intersection of Belmont & Sheffield, Belmont to School, STEPS from the Belmont El. More info available here.



CONGRATULATIONS to BTD Theater Kokandy Productions and the cast and crew of “Bonnie & Clyde” for their SEVEN Jeff nominations.

Put on your best Awards Night attire and attend the non-Equity Jeff Awards ceremony yourself on June 11th, at BTD’s own Athenaeum Theatre!



Next time you are in the Belmont Theater District … LOOK UP! We are beyond excited to see the amazing work of Theater Wit, Shattered Globe Theatre, TimeLine Theatre Co and Annoyance Theatre & Bar representing the 20+ BTD theaters and the amazing wealth and breadth of theater to be found in the BTD. All hail Lakeview East and Lakeview Chambers of Commerce, who made this wonderful promotion possible!








Theater Wit’s “The Antelope Party” by Eric John Meyer, featuring performer Edward Mawere.

Timeline Theatre Company’s “In The Next Room, or the vibrator play” by Sarah Ruhl, directed by Mechelle Moe, 2017, featuring performer Rochelle Therrien. Photo Credit: Lara Goetsch.

Annoyance Theatre & Bar’s “Bite Size Broadway”, featuring performers Jordan Wilson and Evan Mills. Photo Credit: Smart Yeti Creative Agency.

Shattered Globe Theatre’s “The Heavens Are Hung in Black” by James Still. Larry Grimm played Abraham Lincoln. Photo Credit: Joe Martinez.

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