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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.

Runs Feb 01 - Mar 02, 2019
Girl in the Red Corner
Runs Feb 01 - Mar 09, 2019
Twilight Bowl
New Work
Runs Feb 08 - Mar 10, 2019
A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder
Runs Jan 25 - Mar 10, 2019
Ma Rainey's Black Bottom
Runs Feb 06 - Mar 17, 2019
The Abuelas
New Work
Runs Feb 09 - Mar 17, 2019
The Man Who Was Thursday
Literary Adaptation
Runs Feb 15 - Apr 07, 2019
Runs Sep 27, 2016 - Jul 21, 2019

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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Featured New Work

Did you know that Chicago theatres produce more than 100 new plays and musicals every year? Try something new this week and see a show born in Chicago. Find More New Plays.

2019 Chicago Musical Theatre Festival
Musical, New Work
Runs Feb 04 - Feb 24, 2019
The Soccer Player in the Closet
New Work
Runs Feb 11 - Mar 10, 2019
Act(s) of God
New Work
Runs Feb 13 - Apr 07, 2019
Rome Sweet Rome
New Work
Runs Feb 22 - Mar 02, 2019

…in the mood for a different genre?

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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Featured Neighborhoods: Lincoln Park and Old Town

Located just north of downtown, the historic Lincoln Park and Old Town neighborhoods are home to many of Chicago’s renowned theatre companies and comedy institutions as well a thriving restaurant and bar scene. Get out into the neighborhoods and explore Chicago. Find More Shows in this Area.

A Doll's House, Part 2
Runs Jan 31 - Mar 17, 2019
A Dybbuk or Between Two Worlds
Runs Feb 13 - Feb 24, 2019
Fulfillment Center
Runs Jan 31 - Mar 24, 2019
Little Stones
Runs Feb 15 - Mar 10, 2019

…or see what’s onstage in another neighborhood:

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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