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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.

St. Nicholas
Runs Jan 09 - Jan 27, 2019
La Ruta
New Work
Runs Dec 13, 2018 - Jan 27, 2019
Women of Soul
Runs Oct 20, 2018 - Jan 27, 2019
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Runs Dec 06, 2018 - Feb 03, 2019
The Woman in Black
Drama, Literary Adaptation
Runs Nov 15, 2018 - Feb 17, 2019
Photograph 51
Runs Jan 17 - Feb 17, 2019
Southern Gothic
Comedy/Drama, New Work
Runs Jan 02 - Mar 31, 2019
Algorithm Nation or The Static Quo
Runs Sep 18, 2018 - Mar 31, 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 Musicals

From downtown tours and Pre-Broadway tryouts to storefront revivals and riveting new works, Chicago offers some of the best musical theatre in the world. Explore some of the musicals on our stages. Find More Musicals.

Disney's Beauty and the Beast
Runs Nov 21, 2018 - Jan 27, 2019
Runs Sep 27, 2016 - Jul 21, 2019
Million Dollar Quartet
Runs Jan 16 - Mar 16, 2019
Evil Dead the Musical
Runs Jan 11 - Feb 16, 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 Neighborhood: Lakeview

Located on the north side, the easily-accessible Lakeview neighborhood features the city’s largest theatre district as well as many great dining and shopping options. Get out into the neighborhoods and explore the city. Find More Shows in Lakeview.

Cardboard Piano
Runs Jan 09 - Mar 17, 2019
Dada Woof Papa Hot
Runs Jan 10 - Feb 16, 2019
Black Boy Joy
Runs Dec 05, 2018 - Jan 30, 2019
Chuckle F*ckers
Runs Jan 16 - Feb 27, 2019

…or see what’s onstage in another neighborhood:

See something NEW this February with tickets only $15 or $30 (or less!). CTW tickets are on sale now!

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