There’s nothing like the awe-inspiring feeling of the lights going down and the collective excitement as the show begins. Chicago’s theatre community has been eagerly waiting to welcome you back to the theatre.
Experience Chicago’s fearless soul once again.
Don’t miss what’s on stage this fall and see when your favorite Chicago theatres will be opening. Keep coming back for more!
Experience the thrill of live theatre once again. Don’t miss what’s on stage this month!
From musicals to dark dramas to holiday classics, check out can’t-miss theatre in Chicago this November.
#FromMySeat Social Media Contest
How long has it been since your last show?
What have you missed about the theatre?
How does it feel to be back?
It has most likely been quite some time since you’ve been a part of a live theatre audience. Take a photo *from your seat* at your next theatre experience and share your perspective on how it feels to be back in the audience. We can’t wait to hear your take on what is sure to be an emotional and invigorating experience.
Enter for a chance to win tickets to an upcoming theatre production when you use the hashtag #FromMySeat when sharing your post or story on Instagram!* Tag @ChicagoPlays for a chance to be featured on the League of Chicago Theatres’ account.
*Public accounts only. This contest is not associated with Instagram. Click here for the official rules.
Click an image to see what’s on stage now or coming soon at a particular theatre. To view all of the League of Chicago Theatres’ member organizations, click here.
The theatres listed below have announced upcoming reopening dates! Click on the company name to view their upcoming shows. For all of the League of Chicago Theatres’ member organizations, click here.
Chopin Theatre – September 30
The Athenaeum Theatre – October 2
Strawdog Theatre Company – October 2
Broadway In Chicago – October 5
Harris Theater for Music and Dance – October 5
Chicago Shakespeare Theater – October 6
Windy City Playhouse – October 6
Court Theatre – October 7
Metropolis Performing Arts Centre – October 7
Beverly Theatre Guild – October 8
Black Button Eyes Productions – October 8
Red Tape Theatre – October 9
Redtwist Theatre – October 10
The Getz Theatre at Columbia College Chicago – October 13
First Folio Theatre – October 13
Joffrey Ballet – October 13
Saint Sebastian Players – October 15
Auditorium Theatre – October 16
Invictus Theatre Company – October 25
Raven Theatre – October 27
Porchlight Music Theatre – October 30
COVID-19 vaccination and mask requirements may vary by venue. Venue-specific restrictions can be found on the organizations’ respective websites. We recommend checking with the theatre before purchasing tickets and prior to attending a show to confirm their current mask and vaccination policies.
Dates are subject to change.
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