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16 09, 2020

2020 Equity Jeff Nominees in the BTD!

By |2020-09-16T15:56:39-05:00September 16th, 2020|

The 52nd Annual Equity Joseph Jefferson Award nominees were announced earlier this week, celebrating excellence in Chicago theater and hosting both Equity and Non-Equity award ceremonies each year. The Belmont Theater District extends its congratulations to all nominees and would [...]

15 07, 2020

What is the Belmont Theater District?

By |2020-07-10T11:18:23-05:00July 15th, 2020|

Maybe you’ve seen shows at the Athenaeum or Stage 773, or watched your favorite comics at The Laugh Factory, or noticed the American Blues signs lining Belmont Ave. You might follow us on Twitter or receive our newsletter, but has [...]

26 07, 2019

19/20 Season Announcement Round-Up

By |2020-05-12T13:36:25-05:00July 26th, 2019|

While we try to make the summer last as long as possible, we are already excited about the treasure trove of shows lined up in BTD's 19/20 season. Below are just a sample of the productions coming our way very [...]

13 06, 2019

5 BTD Shows to See This Summer

By |2020-05-12T13:42:06-05:00June 13th, 2019|

Things are heating up in the Belmont Theater District! From storytelling to improv to musicals and more, here are just five of many BTD shows to fill your summer nights. For a complete listing of shows playing now and coming [...]

15 04, 2019

Welcome to the New

By |2019-04-25T16:48:46-05:00April 15th, 2019|

The new home for the BTD is, which now proudly serves as a one-stop-shop for Lakeview theatergoers, showcasing the latest news, show listings, and things to do.