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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.

Lottery Day
New Work
Runs Mar 29 - Apr 28, 2019
The Firestorm
Drama
Runs Mar 27 - Apr 28, 2019
Cambodian Rock Band
Comedy/Drama
Runs Apr 05 - May 05, 2019
Baby with the Bathwater
Comedy
Runs Apr 11 - May 09, 2019
Noises Off
Comedy
Runs Jan 09 - May 12, 2019
DJEMBE! The Show
Performance Art
Runs Mar 19 - Jun 02, 2019
Little Shop of Horrors
Musical
Runs Mar 01 - Jun 30, 2019
Hamilton
Musical
Runs Sep 27, 2016 - Jul 21, 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 Comedies

Chicago is the birthplace of improv and an international center for comedy with renowned institutions like The Second City and iO. No visit to Chicago is complete without seeing a comedy at one of our theatres. Find More Comedies.

Cigarette Sandwich
Comedy
Runs Jan 12 - Apr 27, 2019
Skinprov
Comedy, Improv
Runs Jan 12 - May 25, 2019
Baby with the Bathwater
Comedy
Runs Apr 11 - May 09, 2019
Buyer & Cellar
Comedy
Runs Apr 11 - May 19, 2019

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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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Featured Neighborhoods: Andersonville/Edgewater

Located north of downtown, the Andersonville and Edgewater neighborhoods are home to many storefront theatre companies as well as a thriving restaurant and shopping scene. Get out into the neighborhoods and explore Chicago. Find More Shows in this Area.

The Infinite Wrench
Experimental
Runs Dec 28, 2018 - Dec 29, 2019
Buyer & Cellar
Comedy
Runs Apr 11 - May 19, 2019
Poseidon! An Upside Down Musical
Musical
Runs Mar 15 - Apr 28, 2019
Two Days in Court
Comedy/Drama
Runs Apr 12 - May 26, 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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