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Shows On Stage Now

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.

Top Girls
Comedy/Drama
Runs Jan 16 - Feb 22, 2020
How to Defend Yourself
Drama, New Work
Runs Jan 24 - Feb 23, 2020
Sheepdog
Drama
Runs Jan 16 - Feb 29, 2020
Bug
Drama
Runs Jan 23 - Mar 08, 2020
Verböten
Musical, New Work
Runs Jan 16 - Mar 08, 2020
Blue Man Group
Performance Art
Runs Feb 16, 2019 - Mar 08, 2020
Emma
Literary Adaptation, Musical
Runs Jan 28 - Mar 15, 2020
Stick Fly
Comedy/Drama
Runs Feb 05 - Mar 28, 2020

Chicago Theatre Week features $15 and $30 tickets to more than 120 productions at theatres across Chicagoland. See something NEW this February!

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New Work in the New Year

Every year, Chicago theatre companies produce hundreds of new plays and musicals. Get out and support made-in-Chicago plays in the new year. Explore New Plays.

How to Defend Yourself
Drama, New Work
Runs Jan 24 - Feb 23, 2020
The Secret of My Success
Musical, New Work
Runs Feb 12 - Mar 29, 2020
How a Boy Falls
Drama, New Work
Runs Jan 23 - Feb 29, 2020
Jeeves Saves the Day
Comedy, New Work
Runs Jan 29 - Mar 01, 2020

…in the mood for something different?

Featured Neighborhood: Lakeview

Located north of downtown, the Lakeview neighborhood is home to many theatre companies and the Belmont Theatre District, as well as a busy restaurant and shopping scene. Get out into the neighborhoods and explore Chicago. Find More Shows in this Area.

Improvised Dance Moms
Comedy, Improv
Runs Jan 19 - Feb 23, 2020
Blue Man Group
Performance Art
Runs Feb 16, 2019 - Mar 08, 2020
Roan @ the Gates
Drama
Runs Jan 31 - Feb 29, 2020
Year of the Queer
Music, Musical
Runs Feb 16 - Feb 17, 2020

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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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