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Dennis Watkins' The Magic Parlour
Magic
Runs Feb 25 - Dec 30, 2022
Celebrating 10 Magical Years at Palmer House Hilton
7:00PM Fri, Sep 02, 2022
9:30PM Fri, Sep 02, 2022
7:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
9:30PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
Do the Right Thing, No Worries If Not
Comedy, Improv
Runs Apr 28 - Dec 31, 2022

The Second City is sorry not sorry for making you laugh with the 110th Mainstage revue, Do the Right Thing, No Worries If Not. Leave your worries at …

8:00PM Wed, Aug 31, 2022
8:00PM Thu, Sep 01, 2022
7:00PM Fri, Sep 02, 2022
8:00PM Fri, Sep 02, 2022
10:00PM Fri, Sep 02, 2022
7:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
8:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
10:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
7:00PM Sun, Sep 04, 2022
8:00PM Sun, Sep 04, 2022
10:00PM Sun, Sep 04, 2022
Drunk Shakespeare
Comedy, Improv
Runs Mar 03, 2022 - Jan 08, 2023
Five classically-trained actors meet as members of "The Drunk Shakespeare Society." One drinks at least 5 shots of whiskey and then attempts to perform a major role in a Shakespearean play. Hilarity and mayhem ensue while the four sober actors try to keep the script on track. Each show is different depending on who is drinking...and what they're drinking!
7:30PM Wed, Aug 31, 2022
$39 – $79
7:30PM Thu, Sep 01, 2022
$39 – $79
7:00PM Fri, Sep 02, 2022
$39 – $79
9:00PM Fri, Sep 02, 2022
$39 – $79
5:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
$39 – $79
7:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
$39 – $79
9:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
$39 – $79
5:00PM Sun, Sep 04, 2022
$39 – $79
Great Altercations
Comedy, Improv
Runs Aug 12 - Dec 31, 2022

The Second City e.t.c. comes out swinging with another knock-out, interactive show! Great Altercations faces off against all the little reasons we come apart…and brings us back together …

8:00PM Thu, Sep 01, 2022
7:00PM Fri, Sep 02, 2022
10:00PM Fri, Sep 02, 2022
7:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
10:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
4:00PM Sun, Sep 04, 2022
Southern Gothic
Comedy/Drama, New Work
Runs Aug 31 - Nov 30, 2022
The hit immersive theater experience returns to the heart of the theater district!
7:00PM Wed, Aug 31, 2022
3:00PM Thu, Sep 01, 2022
7:00PM Thu, Sep 01, 2022
7:00PM Fri, Sep 02, 2022
3:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
7:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
1:00PM Sun, Sep 04, 2022
5:00PM Sun, Sep 04, 2022
Hay Fever
Comedy
Runs Aug 26 - Oct 09, 2022

Noël Coward’s farcical comedy of manners, first produced in 1925.  The four eccentric members of the Bliss family each invite a guest to spend the weekend in their …

7:30PM Fri, Sep 02, 2022
$12 – $34
7:30PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
$12 – $34
3:00PM Sun, Sep 04, 2022
$12 – $34
Miss Holmes Returns
Classic, Comedy/Drama
Runs Aug 26 - Oct 16, 2022

Miss Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Dorothy Watson are back on the case! After a string of successes in assisting Scotland Yard, a seemingly clear-cut murder case finds itself …

7:30PM Fri, Sep 02, 2022
from $25
7:30PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
from $25
2:30PM Sun, Sep 04, 2022
from $25
Blue Man Group
Experimental, Performance Art
Runs Aug 18, 2022 - Jan 01, 2023

Experience a Show That Will Rock Your World and Blow Your Mind. Buy Tickets Online Today for a Show Near You.

8:00PM Thu, Sep 01, 2022
8:00PM Fri, Sep 02, 2022
2:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
8:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
2:00PM Sun, Sep 04, 2022
5:00PM Sun, Sep 04, 2022
Chagall in School
Comedy, New Work
Runs Aug 26 - Oct 08, 2022

Chagall In School is a new comedy by James Sherman (Beau Jest, The God of Isaac, The Ben Hecht Show), based on the real life story of the …

8:00PM Fri, Sep 02, 2022
8:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
2:00PM Sun, Sep 04, 2022
ComedySportz
Improv
Runs May 20 - Oct 29, 2022

ComedySportz is back and better than ever. Come see their new live experience, complete with laughter AND clapping. ComedySportz is a show for everyone - no matter what …

8:00PM Fri, Sep 02, 2022
6:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
Dreamgirls
Musical
Runs Aug 31 - Oct 16, 2022
It’s the 1960s where the sound of Motown is on the rise.
7:00PM Wed, Aug 31, 2022
7:00PM Thu, Sep 01, 2022
8:00PM Fri, Sep 02, 2022
3:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
8:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
1:00PM Sun, Sep 04, 2022
5:30PM Sun, Sep 04, 2022
Murder on the Orient Express
Drama, Literary Adaptation
Runs Aug 31 - Oct 23, 2022

Just after midnight, a snowdrift stops the Orient Express in its tracks. The next morning, an American tycoon lies dead in his compartment, stabbed a dozen times, his …

1:30PM Wed, Aug 31, 2022
1:30PM Thu, Sep 01, 2022
8:00PM Thu, Sep 01, 2022
8:00PM Fri, Sep 02, 2022
3:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
8:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
2:00PM Sun, Sep 04, 2022
6:00PM Sun, Sep 04, 2022
Richard III
Classic
Runs Aug 26 - Oct 15, 2022

Shakespeare's classic tale of one of the most evil villains, Richard III, as only Babes With Blades Theatre Company can produce. BWBTC Shakespeare embraces nontraditional casting, but for …

8:00PM Thu, Sep 01, 2022
from $20
8:00PM Fri, Sep 02, 2022
$28 – $35
8:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
$28 – $35
3:00PM Sun, Sep 04, 2022
$28 – $35
The Most Spectacularly Lamentable Trial of Miz Martha Washington
Drama
Runs Sep 01 - Oct 09, 2022

The recently widowed “Mother of America” lies alone in her Mount Vernon bed, ravaged by illness and attended to by the very same enslaved people who will be …

8:00PM Thu, Sep 01, 2022
$36 – $92
8:00PM Fri, Sep 02, 2022
$36 – $92
3:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
$36 – $92
8:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
$36 – $92
3:00PM Sun, Sep 04, 2022
$36 – $92
The Infinite Wrench
Experimental, New Work
Runs Feb 19 - Nov 05, 2022
At THE INFINITE WRENCH you’ll see thirty original plays in sixty minutes; written and performed by The Neo-Futurist Ensemble.
10:30PM Fri, Sep 02, 2022
from $10
10:30PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
from $10
7:00PM Sun, Sep 04, 2022
from $10
The Best of The Second City
Comedy
Runs Apr 16 - Dec 31, 2022
The Best of The Second City features some of the best sketch comedy and songs from our comedy vaults updated for the modern era, as well as some of our newest classics and our trademark improvisation performed by The Second City Touring Company’s best and brightest…and funniest!
3:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
8:00PM Mon, Sep 05, 2022
Late Nite Catechism
Comedy
Runs Aug 06 - Nov 19, 2022
Call it Loretta Young meets Carol Burnett and Whoopi Goldberg. Call it part catechism class, part stand-up routine. Written by Vicki Quade & Maripat Donovan, it’s an interactive comedy, one of the longest running shows in Chicago and U.S. theater history.
5:00PM Sat, Sep 03, 2022
$$35.00
2:00PM Sun, Sep 04, 2022
$$35.00
Improv Brunch
Improv
Runs Mar 20, 2022 - Jan 01, 2023

Bottoms up in UP Comedy Club! Join The Second City for some hair of the dog comedy during this totally improvised experience from the city's finest. We're serving …

12:00PM Sun, Sep 04, 2022
From National Public Radio and WBEZ Chicago
Wait, Wait...Don't Tell Me!
Audio Play/Podcast, Comedy
Runs Jul 14 - Dec 22, 2022
Wait, Wait… Don't Tell Me! The National Public Radio’s Peabody Award-winning comedy news quiz show.
7:30PM Thu, Sep 01, 2022
$30 – $85

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