Porchlight Music Theatre

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Sunset Boulevard
Runs Oct 11Dec 08, 2019

In her mansion on Sunset Boulevard, faded, silent-screen goddess, Norma Desmond, lives in a fantasy world. When impoverished screenwriter Joe Gillis, on the run from debt collectors, stumbles …

Porchlight Revisits
Call Me Madam
Runs Nov 20Nov 21, 2019

From the combined talents who penned Annie Get Your Gun and The Sound of Music and created for the original “The Hostess with the Mostess’ on the Ball,” Ethel Merman, here is one …

The Ruffians’
Burning Bluebeard
Runs Dec 13Dec 27, 2019

Porchlight Music Theatre plays host to the fast-growing Chicago theatrical phenomenon for a strictly limited engagement! Burning Bluebeard, created and performed by the critically-acclaimed theatre troupe The Ruffians, …

Duke Ellington’s Sophisticated Ladies
Runs Jan 24Mar 06, 2020

A celebration of the artist many consider “the most important composer in the history of jazz,” this stylish salute to “The Duke” will transport audiences on a high-stepping, …

Disney’s Freaky Friday, A New Musical
Runs Apr 10May 24, 2020

Porchlight Music Theatre is excited to present the Chicago premiere of Disney’s newest musical comedy for the whole family! Based on the hit book and beloved films, and …

4200 W Diversey Ave
Chicago IL 60639
Porchlight is Chicago’s home for music theatre, providing performance, education and appreciation opportunities to inspire audiences and students of the art form. With focused artistic vision and fiscal stewardship, Porchlight redefines the classic music theatre genre in an intimate signature style
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