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Doll Face Has a Party!
Virtual
Runs Aug 05 - Sep 30, 2020

Our newest virtual offering is a charming, zany, 10-minute toy theater show directed by Brian Selznick, writer and illustrator of “The Invention of Hugo Cabaret” and “The Houdini …

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Frederick
Children's/Family, Puppetry, Virtual
Runs Apr 14 - Sep 30, 2020

A new puppet rendition of the beloved children's tale by Leo Lionni, read by Michael Shannon. Watch.

11:00AM Sun, Sep 20, 2020
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Shakes@Home
Children's/Family, Online Classes, Virtual
Runs Apr 24 - Sep 30, 2020

Whether you’re teaching remotely or looking for a fun activity for the family this weekend, we’ve got you covered. Explore education tools, centuries of critical thinking, artistic interpretation, …

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The Pursuit of Happiness: A BoHo Exploration of Freedom
Virtual
Runs Aug 28 - Sep 30, 2020

This collection of songs, stories, and artistic expression will showcase the individual relationships that artists of color have with freedom. In developing this program, BoHo sought to give …

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Alas
Virtual
Runs Jul 31 - Sep 30, 2020

As a group of citizens begin to realize their perfect world requires sacrifices, they grapple with the nature of complicity and privilege. Forced to confront the precariousness of …

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Casa Propia
Espanol, Virtual
Runs Apr 14 - Sep 30, 2020

Aguijón Theater's Midwest premiere of CASA PROPIA opened on October 18, 2018 as part of the Chicago Latino Theater Alliance’s (CLATA) 2nd Destinos Chicago International Latino Theater Festival. …

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Feast
Comedy/Drama, Virtual
Runs Apr 09 - Sep 30, 2020

Albany Park Theater Project’s FEAST, is a theatrical love letter to our city's immigrant food culture and joyful cooking traditions, featuring stories harvested from Chicago's kitchens, street corners, …

12:00PM Sun, Sep 20, 2020
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International Panel: The Future of The Performing Arts
Virtual
Runs Jul 27 - Sep 30, 2020

We are living in unprecedented and unpredictable times for the arts. Join us for a conversation about the future of the performing arts with an international panel of artists, …

12:00PM Sun, Sep 20, 2020
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New Year's Eve at Grandma's House
New Work, Virtual
Runs Apr 09 - Sep 30, 2020

Theaters around the country have shut down because of the Covid-19 pandemic and the 2nd Act Players is no exception. We have postponed our planned May show until …

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Old Ringers
Comedy, Virtual
Runs Apr 21 - Sep 30, 2020

Meet four best friends of a certain age whose friendship buoys them through life’s ups and downs. But when retirement and an economic downturn threaten their lifestyles, they …

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Play(s) at Home
New Work, Virtual
Runs Apr 10 - Sep 30, 2020

We are thrilled to announce our first virtual play festival: Play(s) At Home, directed by Chase Hauser! In this time of isolation and quarantine, CTC hopes to inspire, …

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Pride and Prejudice
Virtual
Runs Sep 10 - Oct 04, 2020

In the town of Meryton, reputation and marriage can secure — or destroy — a young woman’s happiness. Faced with the loss of their land and income, Elizabeth …

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Sexy Baby
Comedy, Musical, Virtual
Runs Apr 09 - Sep 30, 2020

From 2012, Hell in a Handbag Productions presents 'Sexy Baby', a musical exploration in child beauty pageants inspired by Living Dolls and other pageant television shows. 'Sexy Baby' …

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Stateville Voices
Virtual
Runs Aug 05 - Sep 30, 2020

A Festival of Short Plays from the Northwestern Prison Education Program on Facebook, YouTube and GoodmanTheatre.org/Stateville. In the spring of 2019, through the Northwestern Prison Education Program (NPEP), playwright …

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Sunset 1919
Virtual
Runs Aug 05 - Sep 30, 2020

Lookingglass Theatre commemorates the start of the 1919 Chicago race riots, by creating art to honor the fallen. The start of the 1919 Chicago race riots was incited …

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The Annoyance Training Center
Online Classes
Runs May 05 - Sep 30, 2020

The Annoyance Training Center teaches students how to develop and maintain a strong individual voice in their improvisation. Through scenework, classes address the initiation of a scene; developing …

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The Lightbulb Lab
Online Classes
Runs May 05 - Sep 30, 2020

Filament Theatre has launched The Lightbulb Lab, a weekly downloadable activity toolkit for your child to spark their creativity and give you a well-deserved break! We may all …

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The Pandemic Project
Virtual
Runs Jul 27 - Sep 30, 2020

On 11 May, the UJ Choir launched its 9th album, When the Earth Stands Still, and with it came an emotional interdisciplinary project, The Pandemic. UJ Arts & …

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The Park n' Play Cabaret
Outdoor
Runs Sep 16 - Sep 30, 2020

The Park n' Play Cabaret is a traveling cabaret act performed on the back of a customized 26' flatbed truck. A live accompanist and Chicago's most beloved stage …

12:00PM Sun, Sep 20, 2020
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The Second City's Online Adult Classes
Online Classes
Runs May 05 - Sep 30, 2020

Try an Online Class! Drawing upon the groundbreaking work of The Second City and the many legendary performers who have played on its stages, we have become the …

12:00PM Sun, Sep 20, 2020
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The Second City's Online Kids and Teen Classes
Online Classes
Runs May 05 - Sep 30, 2020

Try an Online Class! Drawing upon the groundbreaking work of The Second City and the many legendary performers who have played on its stages, we have become the …

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Through the Lookingglass
Virtual
Runs Apr 24 - Sep 30, 2020

Step Through the Lookingglass and view timely poetry, stories, and songs Lookingglass Ensemble Members and Artistic Associates have filmed at home, aiming to provide hope, meaning, and fulfillment …

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Video Plays
New Work, Virtual
Runs Apr 09 - Sep 30, 2020

Silk Road Rising first coined the term “video play” in 2011 with the release of Jamil Khoury’s both/and. While the definition of the term continues to evolve for …

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Virtual Learning
Online Classes
Runs May 05 - Sep 30, 2020

FREE virtual theatre and learning from Chicago Children's Theatre. Watch Videos

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