Shows

Journey to the Center of Attention

By |2019-09-13T17:14:23-05:00September 13th, 2019|

Sep 25, 2019 - Oct 30, 2019

When comedy scientist Denver Collins set out for a voyage to the deepest depths of the underground Chicago comedy scene, he had no idea what wonders he would discover. Now, after years of excavating the most precious bits known to mankind, the spoils of his great expedition come to light in this rare gem of a sketch show. Featuring the talents of the greatest available performers on Earth’s crust, it is truly a treasure trove of the ancient stupidity buried within us all.

Burlesque is Gore

By |2019-09-13T16:33:43-05:00September 13th, 2019|

Sep 27, 2019 - Oct 25, 2019

Burlesque is More is happy to present their first-ever Halloween special ‘Burlesque Is Gore!’ These sexy, funny, body positive ladies are ready to spook and delight through comedic monologues and neo-classic burlesque. Please join us Friday’s at 8pm at The Annoyance theatre and see these salacious witches as they fright and excite you. Burlesque is More is an 18 and over show. Valid ID is required. Any persons under the age of 18 wishing to watch Burlesque is More must be accompanied by their legal guardian throughout their visit. By entering this site and purchasing tickets to one of our performances you agree that all members of your party are over the age of 18 or that they will be accompanied by their legal guardian who approves of them seeing burlesque content. Absolutely all tickets purchased are non-refundable.

Splatter Theatre 2019

By |2019-09-05T15:52:05-05:00September 5th, 2019|

Sep 28, 2019 - Oct 31, 2019

A parody of Friday the 13th type movies, the characters in “Splatter Theater” include such archetypes as the nun, the school jock, the virgin, the class dick, and of course the bumbling old man. Laugh and watch them all die [...]

Richard III

By |2019-08-20T12:50:37-05:00August 20th, 2019|

Oct 1, 2019 - Nov 3, 2019

Shakespeare's Richard III: Meet the unlikely man who schemed so cleverly (and bloodily), we're still talking about him today.

Who Killed Joan Crawford?

By |2019-08-20T13:47:50-05:00August 20th, 2019|

Oct 4, 2019 - Nov 10, 2019

At a birthday party, five men dressed as Joan Crawford begin drinking and dishing, dark secrets emerge, and soon there’s one Joan less... and then another...

The Golden Ratio Live

By |2019-08-20T14:00:00-05:00August 20th, 2019|

Oct 5, 2019

The Golden Ratio Live show brings your favorite squad of golden retrievers from TheGoldenRatio4 podcast on stage with Jen, GR Mom, joined as always by GR Dad.

Stravinsky’s Firebird Suite

By |2019-08-20T14:07:19-05:00August 20th, 2019|

Oct 8, 2019

Lakeview Orchestra opens the 2019/2020 season with works by Stravinsky, Grainger, Hindemith, and Haydn, featuring Chicago Symphony Orchestra trumpeter Tage Larsen.

ZAZ

By |2019-08-20T14:11:22-05:00August 20th, 2019|

Oct 10, 2019

ZAZ (born Isabelle Geffroy) has been compared to the likes of Edith Piaf, Yves Montand and Ella Fitzgerald and her signature voice is celebrated all over the world.

Accidental Death of a Black Motorist

By |2019-08-20T15:50:10-05:00August 20th, 2019|

Oct 24, 2019 - Nov 23, 2019

Adapted from Dario Fo's modern classic, Accidental Death of an Anarchist, Accidental Death of a Black Motorist drops the story right smack in the middle of one of America's worst abuses of power.

Paris! The Show

By |2019-08-20T15:57:24-05:00August 20th, 2019|

Oct 24, 2019

Gil Marsalla presents a brand new show highlighting the best repertoire of French music in the world: Paris! The Show.

Top Girls

By |2019-07-25T11:42:21-05:00July 25th, 2019|

Jan 16, 2020 - Feb 22, 2020

Caryl Churchill’s groundbreaker brilliantly debates questions about female empowerment, gender conformity, career, and family.

The Agitators

By |2019-07-25T11:42:01-05:00July 25th, 2019|

Apr 30, 2020 - Jun 6, 2020

Follow the 45-year friendship of Frederick Douglass and Susan B. Anthony from their first meeting in Rochester, through the Civil War, all the way to their battles in the capital over the Constitution.

Improvised Dungeons and Dragons

By |2019-04-18T02:13:58-05:00April 18th, 2019|

Aug 19, 2020 - Aug 20, 2020

Out On A Whim brings classic table top RPGs to life in this epic 2-act improvised show! Each week, the audience selects a core cast of adventurers to embark on an epic quest guided by a guest Dungeon Master! Watch as our heroes endure triumph and tragedy, romance and revenge, all while reckoning with the whims of the almighty D20!