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

The 12-day, city-wide festival showcases an entertaining and eclectic array of puppet styles from around the world. Find More Puppet Festival Shows.

Ajijaak on Turtle Island
Puppetry
Runs Jan 17 - Jan 20, 2019
Manufacturing Mischief
Puppetry
Runs Jan 18 - Jan 20, 2019
Just Another Lynching
Puppetry
Runs Jan 19 - Jan 20, 2019
Paper Cut
Puppetry
Runs Jan 18 - Jan 20, 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 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 Chicago. Find More Shows in Lakeview.

Storytown
Children's/Family, Improv
Runs Sep 16, 2018 - Jun 16, 2019
Cardboard Piano
Drama
Runs Jan 09 - Mar 17, 2019
Evil Dead the Musical
Musical
Runs Jan 11 - Feb 16, 2019
Dada Woof Papa Hot
Comedy/Drama
Runs Jan 10 - Feb 16, 2019

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

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