HOLD ME THE FORGOTTEN WAY

By |2021-09-08T10:06:40-05:00July 1st, 2021|

Now Showing - Dec 31, 2021

by Harrison David Rivers A national queer micro-monologue collaboration Produced by TigerBear Productions Consisting of seven brief audio monologues, hold me the forgotten way explores intimate confessions made in public spaces about love and sex. TigerBear partnered with six remarkable queer theaters [...]

Phantom Pilots

By |2021-09-05T12:02:08-05:00September 5th, 2021|

Sep 21, 2021

Phantom Pilots is a comedy variety show based on plot and character descriptions from real failed and forgotten television pilots

Blue Man Group

By |2021-09-05T12:15:16-05:00July 19th, 2021|

Sep 22, 2021

At Blue Man Group Chicago, experience brand new moments featuring new instruments, technologies, and audience interactions. You'll rock, laugh, party, and have a deeper connection with the Blue Men than ever before.

Mr. Burns, a post-electric play

By |2021-09-08T10:58:07-05:00September 5th, 2021|

Sep 26, 2021

A post-apocalyptic tale of survival. . . passion. . . and the enduring power of Bart Simpson. This unique and prescient theatrical experience is one of the most popular shows in Theater Wit's history.

Oh What A Beautiful Gay!

By |2021-09-08T09:56:32-05:00September 8th, 2021|

Sep 23, 2021

Huggable Riot’s 26th revue celebrates our complicated, messy lives. With an all-queer cast whose writing swings from intimate to bombastic, Oh What a Beautiful Gay joyfully explores our relationships – to our loved ones, our bodies, and the world. *Proof [...]

Hitch*Cocktails

By |2021-09-08T09:55:41-05:00September 8th, 2021|

Sep 24, 2021

There could be murder, car chases, gunplay, beautiful women, exciting music, and drinks _ plenty of drinks. Since this is a high-class crime, the stage is complete with a wet bar and the actors will be forced to partake as [...]

Cigarette Sandwich Power Hour

By |2021-09-15T16:24:56-05:00July 19th, 2021|

Sep 25, 2021

Cigarette Sandwich voted "Best online improv/sketch" show of 2020 by the Chicago Reader. “The best sketch comedians working in Chicago” by the Chicago Tribune. Time Out Chicago claims that Cigarette Sandwich’s Chicago SketchFest appearances have “you peeing your pants in laughter.”

Take Me to Heaven Sister Act

By |2021-07-19T15:44:37-05:00July 19th, 2021|

Oct 5, 2021 - Jan 9, 2022

Sister Act is the feel-good musical comedy smash based on the hit 1992 film that has audiences jumping to their feet! Featuring original music by Tony- and eight-time Oscar winner, Alan Menken (Newsies, Beauty and the Beast, Little Shop of Horrors), this uplifting musical was nominated for five Tony Awards, including Best Musical.

Newport Zouk

By |2021-09-09T15:52:43-05:00September 9th, 2021|

Oct 6, 2021

Welcome to Newport Zouk University! Join us at The Newport Theater in Chicago for Brazilian Zouk classes, práticas, and socials.

This Wide Night

By |2021-09-01T12:56:07-05:00September 1st, 2021|

Oct 8, 2021

Lorraine, released from prison after twelve years inside, treks to her former cellmate Marie’s new flat. Marie, dodgy and ashamed of their shared past, hesitates to welcome Lorraine back into her life. But no one makes Marie laugh like Lorraine. Can two friends, uniquely bonded by their former circumstances, find belonging in each other once more? This gutsy story of female friendship and winner of the 2009 Susan Smith Blackburn prize is inspired by real accounts of women in a UK prison. This Wide Night holds and humanizes two formerly incarcerated women in an isolated studio that may or may not be equipped for real freedom.

Daniel Sloss: HUBRiS with Special Guest Kai Humphries

By |2021-08-20T10:40:08-05:00August 20th, 2021|

Nov 5, 2021

Internationally acclaimed and award-winning Scottish comedian, Daniel Sloss, began writing and performing stand-up in 2007, at the age of 17, and now tours non-stop throughout North America, the U.K., Ireland, Australasia, Asia, and 30 European countries. Presenting a new live [...]