Annoyance Theatre & Bar

2019-03-29T20:22:28-05:00January 15th, 2019|

The Annoyance Theatre has created some of Chicago’s finest comedy and uses improvisation to create new and original plays, musicals, sketch-comedy and more in a vibrant, uncensored atmosphere.

Athenaeum Theatre

2022-05-06T13:02:44-05:00January 15th, 2019|

The Athenaeum Theatre is Chicago’s oldest, continuously operating off-loop theater complex and is home to over 50 performing arts organizations.

Beat Kitchen

2022-06-01T09:24:35-05:00June 1st, 2022|

Located in the heart of Roscoe Village, Beat Kitchen has been serving up Chicago with an excellent variety of live music, comedy, food, and beer since 1994.

Blue Man Group

2021-08-04T14:02:21-05:00January 15th, 2019|

The wildly popular show at the Briar Street Theatre now combines signature Blue Man Group moments with breathtakingly fun new pieces. There has never been a better time to experience Blue Man Group!

Bluebird Arts

2019-03-29T20:25:25-05:00January 15th, 2019|

Bluebird Arts enriches, educates and entertains our community by sharing intimate stories of the human condition, focusing on the genuine problems of real people.

Chicago Playback Theatre Ensemble

2020-04-15T23:33:53-05:00March 30th, 2020|

In Playback Theatre, actors guide audience members in sharing their own memories and experiences which are then brought to life by the actors using improv, movement, and music. Tell us your story!

Chicago Theater Works

2019-02-27T22:14:42-05:00January 15th, 2019|

Great private event venue – previously home to wildly popular interactive dinner theater extravaganzas: Tony ‘n Tina’s Wedding, We Gotta Bingo and Flanagan’s Wake. Flanagain’s Wake returns March 2019, in time for St Patrick’s Day!

Hell in a Handbag Productions

2021-04-18T22:19:04-05:00July 10th, 2020|

Hell in a Handbag is dedicated to the preservation, exploration, and celebration of works ingrained in the realm of popular culture via theatrical productions through parody, music and homage.

Hot Clown Company

2022-04-11T13:31:27-05:00April 7th, 2022|

A variety show created entirely by clowns that explores the awkward, messy, and hilarious parts of sex and love.

Kokandy Productions

2019-03-29T20:31:57-05:00January 15th, 2019|

Kokandy Productions seeks to leverage the heightened reality of musical theater to tell complex and challenging stories, with a focus on contributing to the development of Chicago-based musical theater artists.

Laugh Factory Chicago

2020-07-07T21:43:49-05:00January 15th, 2019|

For the best in standup comedy, come to Laugh Factory Chicago! As a pioneer in the comedy industry, Laugh Factory has earned the title of “world famous!”

Mercury Theater Chicago

2021-07-08T15:50:18-05:00January 15th, 2019|

Mercury Theater Chicago is located in the Southport Corridor; a sophisticated neighborhood of restaurants and boutiques close to Wrigley Field.

Music Box Theatre

2019-03-29T20:46:54-05:00January 15th, 2019|

For the last two decades, the Music Box Theatre has been the premiere Chicago venue for independent and foreign films, and is currently the largest full-time operating film theater in Chicago.

Newport Theater

2021-10-20T13:17:42-05:00January 15th, 2019|

The Newport Theater is a 125-seat independent theater located in the heart of the Wrigleyville neighborhood in Chicago, IL. The Newport Theater hosts artist-produced burlesque, drag, comedy, and variety events.

Shattered Globe Theatre

2020-01-31T16:07:46-05:00January 17th, 2019|

Shattered Globe Theatre brings its audiences dynamic re-imaginings of classic works, as well as premiere productions that celebrate new voices and innovative viewpoints.

Skyline Children’s Theater

2022-06-07T14:14:57-05:00June 7th, 2022|

Skyline is an award-winning children's theatre in Chicago. With 18 locations and over 700 students per session, Skyline is one of the largest and longest running children's theatre programs in the Chicagoland area.

Stage 773

2019-03-29T20:44:18-05:00January 17th, 2019|

Celebrating the richness, creativity, innovation and spirit of Chicago’s off-loop theatre, Stage773 features drama, comedy, musicals, dance, sketch, improv and more, in four unique theaters.

The Playground Theater

2021-03-03T18:44:19-05:00January 17th, 2019|

The Playground Theater is an improviser-run comedy club featuring Chicago’s best up and coming talent. This BYOB theater offers improv, sketch, and standup shows every night. Get your night started right with friends, fun, and laughs at The Playground.

Theater Wit

2019-03-29T20:48:10-05:00January 17th, 2019|

Theater Wit is the premier smart art theater in Chicago, producing humorous, challenging, and intelligent plays that speak with a vibrant and contemporary theatrical voice.

Theatre of the Beyond

2021-04-14T07:44:11-05:00April 14th, 2021|

A DIY-style collective focused on devising new narratives and offering fresh perspectives on what makes humans, people. Born in the summer of 2018: three recent UIC Theatre school grads, too cowardly to move to LA or New York. They stayed [...]

TimeLine Theatre Company

2019-04-15T21:28:48-05:00January 17th, 2019|

TimeLine Theatre Company, a recipient of the 2016 MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions, was founded in April 1997 with a mission to present stories inspired by history that connect with today’s social and political issues.

Trickery Chicago

2019-03-29T20:50:26-05:00January 17th, 2019|

Using wit and charm, famed magician Aaron Rabkin wins people over to his comedic blend of parlor tricks and mind-reading mentalism. Rabkin’s work has been regaled as “the best magic show I’ve ever seen.”