Theaters

About Face Theatre

By |2019-03-29T20:19:18-05:00January 15th, 2019|

About Face Theatre seeks to create exceptional, innovative, and adventurous theatre and educational programming that advances the national dialogue on sexual and gender identity, and challenges and entertains audiences in Chicago and beyond.

American Blues Theater

By |2019-03-29T20:20:51-05:00January 15th, 2019|

Winner of American Theatre Wing’s prestigious 2016 National Theatre Company Award, American Blues Theater is a premier arts organization with an intimate environment that patrons, artists, and all Chicagoans call home.

Annoyance Theatre & Bar

By |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

By |2019-03-29T20:24:01-05:00January 15th, 2019|

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

Blue Man Group

By |2019-05-14T14:55:55-05:00January 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

By |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 Theater Works

By |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!

CSz Theater Chicago

By |2019-03-29T20:28:11-05:00January 15th, 2019|

CSz Theater Chicago offers comedy six nights a week, featuring our flagship, fast-paced ComedySportz matches for ages seven and up, where two teams perform games, scenes and songs based on audience suggestions.

Eclectic Full Contact Theatre

By |2019-04-19T01:34:59-05:00January 15th, 2019|

Eclectic Full Contact Theatre pledges to provide through live performances, special events, and online content, the type of entertainment that engages you, affects you viscerally, and tells the stories you care about.

Emerald City Theatre

By |2019-03-29T20:30:45-05:00January 15th, 2019|

Emerald City Theatre is Chicago’s largest theater for young audiences, reaching children through its three pillars of work: artistic, education, and outreach.

Genesis Theatrical Productions

By |2019-02-28T01:04:42-05:00January 15th, 2019|

Genesis offers dynamic new theatrical works that emphasize social justice and communal responsibility. Genesis emphasizes and empowers the work of women in theatre.

Kokandy Productions

By |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

By |2019-03-29T20:33:54-05:00January 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

By |2019-02-28T02:44:15-05:00January 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

By |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

By |2019-08-09T14:57:23-05:00January 15th, 2019|

The Newport Theater, a Wrigleyville hidden gem, features an innovative mix of artist-produced burlesque, drag, comedy, and variety shows. In addition to our 125-seat theater, the space includes a 20'X13' mirrored dance studio/activity room and offer a variety of classes/programming in addition to private rentals.

Playground Theater

By |2019-03-29T20:37:02-05:00January 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.

Promethean Theatre Ensemble

By |2019-03-29T20:38:16-05:00January 17th, 2019|

Promethean Theatre Ensemble (PTE) is a committed ensemble of artists who collaborate to tell resonant, timeless stories through fresh perspectives in a style that prompts audiences to imagine the world of the play alongside its creators.

Shattered Globe Theatre

By |2019-03-29T20:42:46-05:00January 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.

Stage 773

By |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.

Storytown

By |2019-03-29T20:45:42-05:00January 17th, 2019|

We use your suggestions and ideas to create a different story every week. Kids design the setting and help shape the story, and our actors, artists, and musicians bring it to life! When the possibilities are endless, no two stories are ever the same.

Theater Wit

By |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.

TimeLine Theatre Company

By |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

By |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.”