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From musicals to storefront plays and improv, there’s a seat waiting for you at one of our 200+ theatres. Explore these shows currently playing in Chicago. Find More Shows On Stage Now.

Sugar in Our Wounds
Drama
Runs Oct 19 - Nov 23, 2019
Hotel-O
Drama, Espanol, New Work
Runs Oct 24 - Dec 01, 2019
Grey House
New Work
Runs Oct 10 - Dec 01, 2019
Sunset Boulevard
Musical
Runs Oct 11 - Dec 08, 2019
Romeo and Juliet
Classic, Drama
Runs Oct 31 - Dec 21, 2019
Monty Python's Spamalot
Musical
Runs Aug 30 - Dec 29, 2019
Oliver!
Musical
Runs Oct 30 - Dec 29, 2019
Blue Man Group
Performance Art
Runs Nov 20, 2018 - Dec 29, 2019

2019 is the Year of Chicago Theatre. This citywide, year-long focus on theatre is the first of its kind in the U.S.

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Featured Genre: New Work

Chicago theatre is a hub for new work producing more than 100 new plays each year. Get out and support some Made in Chicago plays. Explore New Plays.

Lindiwe
New Work
Runs Nov 07, 2019 - Jan 05, 2020
Grey House
New Work
Runs Oct 10 - Dec 01, 2019
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Drama, New Work
Runs Oct 24 - Nov 17, 2019
Packing
New Work
Runs Oct 31 - Dec 07, 2019

…in the mood for something different?

2019 Holiday Theatre Guide

The spirit of Chicago theatre is found in all of our neighborhoods, from downtown theatres to behind the storefronts, in a diverse collection of over 200 dynamic theatres. From musicals to plays to comedy, theatre is for everyone in Chicago.

Not sure what to see this holiday season? Browse the digital version of our 2019 Holiday Theatre Guide or pick up a FREE booklet at Hot Tix locations.

Featured Neighborhood: Wicker Park/Bucktown

Located just northwest of downtown, the easily-accessible Wicker Park/Bucktown area is a creative hub for many theatre companies as well as restaurants, bars, and shopping. Get out into the neighborhoods and explore Chicago. Get out into the neighborhoods and explore Chicago. Find More Shows in this Area.

The Suffrage Plays
Comedy
Runs Nov 01 - Nov 24, 2019
Sugar in Our Wounds
Drama
Runs Oct 19 - Nov 23, 2019
The Nutcracker
Children's/Family, Holiday
Runs Nov 08 - Dec 29, 2019
La Ofrenda
Children's/Family
Runs Oct 23 - Nov 22, 2019

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See a new show every month and take pride in the unique, risky, bold, and incredible new work happening on Chicago stages.

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To truly fall in love with Chicago, you must go to our theatres. This is where the city bares its fearless soul.
From Broadway musicals to storefront plays and improv, there’s always a seat waiting for you at one of our 200+ theatres.
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