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Current & Upcoming Musicals

Be entertained with song and dance this season at several Chicago area theatres. Find More Musicals

Hello, Dolly!
Musical
Runs Aug 24 - Oct 16, 2022
The Notebook
Musical, New Work
Runs Sep 06 - Oct 30, 2022
Dreamgirls
Musical
Runs Aug 31 - Oct 16, 2022
Wicked
Musical
Runs Sep 28 - Dec 04, 2022

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2022 Fall Theatre Guide

Experience what makes Chicago America’s Theatre City this fall. Our Fall Theatre Guide highlights shows throughout the fall in the city and the suburbs.

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On Stage Now

Welcome back to the thrill of live theatre. Don’t miss what’s on stage right now! Find More Shows

Hay Fever
Comedy
Runs Aug 26 - Oct 09, 2022
The Most Spectacularly Lamentable Trial of Miz Martha Washington
Drama
Runs Sep 01 - Oct 09, 2022
Richard III
Classic
Runs Aug 26 - Oct 15, 2022
Leonardo! A Wonderful Show About a Terrible Monster
Children's/Family, Puppetry
Runs Sep 10 - Oct 16, 2022
Clyde's
Comedy, New Work
Runs Sep 10 - Oct 16, 2022
What to Send Up When It Goes Down
Drama
Runs Sep 24 - Oct 16, 2022
Miss Holmes Returns
Classic, Comedy/Drama
Runs Aug 26 - Oct 16, 2022
Alma
Drama, New Work
Runs Sep 22 - Oct 22, 2022

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If You Dare…

Celebrate spooky season this October and check out these Halloween-themed shows… if you dare… View More Halloween Shows

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Halloween, Musical
Runs Sep 08 - Nov 06, 2022
FRANKENSTREISAND
Comedy, Halloween
Runs Sep 29 - Oct 31, 2022
Frankenstein
Classic, Halloween
Runs Sep 22 - Nov 06, 2022
Death Toll
Halloween
Runs Oct 07 - Oct 29, 2022

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Holiday Theatre in Chicago

As the 2022 holiday season nears, make your plans now to see one of these holiday plays, concerts, or musicals in and around Chicago. View More Holiday Shows

A Christmas Story, the Musical
Holiday, Musical
Runs Nov 02, 2022 - Jan 01, 2023
Elf the Musical
Children's/Family, Holiday, Musical
Runs Nov 09, 2022 - Jan 08, 2023
All is Calm
Holiday, Musical
Runs Nov 10 - Nov 13, 2022
The Steadfast Tin Soldier
Children's/Family, Dance, Holiday
Runs Nov 13, 2022 - Jan 08, 2023

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