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Shows On Stage Now

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.

The Magic Parlour
Magic
Runs Jan 11, 2019 - Jan 31, 2020
The Gulf
Comedy/Drama
Runs Jan 09 - Feb 15, 2020
Thirst
Drama
Runs Jan 09 - Feb 15, 2020
The Adult in the Room
New Work
Runs Jan 22 - Feb 15, 2020
Drunk Shakespeare
Classic, Comedy, Improv
Runs May 02, 2019 - Mar 01, 2020
Bug
Drama
Runs Jan 23 - Mar 08, 2020
Blue Man Group
Performance Art
Runs Feb 16, 2019 - Mar 08, 2020
Grease
Musical
Runs Jan 15 - Mar 15, 2020

Chicago Theatre Week features $15 and $30 tickets to more than 120 productions at theatres across Chicagoland. See something NEW this February!

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New Work in the New Year

Every year, Chicago theatre companies produce hundreds of new plays and musicals. Get out and support made-in-Chicago plays in the new year. Explore New Plays.

How a Boy Falls
Drama, New Work
Runs Jan 23 - Feb 29, 2020
How to Defend Yourself
Drama, New Work
Runs Jan 24 - Feb 23, 2020
The Adult in the Room
New Work
Runs Jan 22 - Feb 15, 2020
New Works Festival 2020
New Work
Runs Jan 29 - Feb 15, 2020

…in the mood for something different?

Featured Neighborhood: Andersonville/Edgewater/Uptown

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.

Stop Kiss
Drama
Runs Jan 15 - Feb 09, 2020
The Leopard Play
Comedy/Drama, New Work
Runs Jan 24 - Feb 29, 2020
The Tasters
New Work
Runs Jan 10 - Feb 16, 2020
Richard III
Drama
Runs Jan 24 - Feb 16, 2020

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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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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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