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The Boxes Experience
Aug14
Dec1
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Boxes Experience

What is Boxed Experience? An Interactive Theatrical Activation where we immerse you into a new, Transformative Adventure. In this world, you’ll have total control as…

Saturday August 14
12:00 p.m.Wednesday December 1
9:00 p.m.
bookspace@boxedxp.com
150 W Roosevelt Rd
A La Française: The French Way
Sep17
Dec31
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

A La Française: The French Way

This fall, join Springboard Arts for the opening of its next exhibition, “A La Française: The French Way.” Unprecedented events – like the pandemic –…

Friday September 17
11:00 a.m.Friday December 31
3:00 p.m.
Springboard Arts Chicago
1910 W. North Ave.
Blue Man Group at the Briar Street Theater
Sep29
Jan9
Theatre & Performing Arts

Blue Man Group at the Briar Street Theater

Enjoy a performance of the legendary Blue Man Group, one of Chicago’s longest-running shows, at the Briar Street Theater. This worldwide performance troupe, whose hilarious…

Wednesday September 29, 2021
12:00 a.m.Sunday January 9, 2022
12:00 a.m.
Briar Street Theater
3133 N Halsted St
As You Like It
Oct6
Nov21
Theatre & Performing Arts

As You Like It

Named one of The New York Times’ best shows of 2017, Shaina Taub and Laurie Woolery’s musical adaptation of Shakespeare’s AS YOU LIKE IT is…

Wednesday October 6
7:30 p.m.Sunday November 21
3:30 p.m.
Chicago Shakespeare Theatre
800 E Grand Ave
Holidays in the Loop
Oct15
Jan31
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Holidays in the Loop

Welcome to the Loop, where Chicago’s holiday traditions are made. Witness the transformation of the city’s official downtown into a winter wonderland.

Friday October 15, 2021Monday January 31, 2022
Chicago Loop
Halloween at The SoFo Tap
Oct19
Nov1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Halloween at The SoFo Tap

Bubble, bubble, beards and stubble… it’s time for Halloween! Check out all the dirty details for the Halloween goings-on at The SoFo Tap!  Pumpkin Carving…

Tuesday October 19
7:00 p.m.Monday November 1
1:00 a.m.
The SoFo Tap
4923 N. Clark Street
Metal Meets Clay
Oct23
Nov20
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Metal Meets Clay

Metal Meets Clay Artists:  Stephen Christena & Nancy Pirri Location: Arc Academy 2225 W. Chicago Ave., Chicago, IL 60622 (312) 912-8622 Dates: Saturday, Oct. 23rd…

Saturday October 23
11:00 a.m.Saturday November 20
4:00 p.m.
Arc Academy
2225 W. Chicago Avenue
Metal Meets Clay
Oct23
Nov20
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Metal Meets Clay

Metal Meets Clay Artists:  Stephen Christena & Nancy Pirri Location: Arc Academy 2225 W. Chicago Ave., Chicago, IL 60622 (312) 912-8622 Dates: Saturday, Oct. 23rd…

Saturday October 23
11:00 a.m.Saturday November 20
4:00 p.m.
Arc Academy
2225 W. Chicago Avenue
What the Constitution Means to Me
Oct26
Nov21
Theatre & Performing Arts

What the Constitution Means to Me

The national tour of WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME, Heidi Schreck’s Tony Award-nominated Pulitzer Prize finalist play, directed by Oliver Butler, will return to…

Tuesday October 26Sunday November 21
Carmilla (Audio Drama)
Oct30
Virtual Event

Carmilla (Audio Drama)

Lifeline Theatre presents a three-part audio drama adaptation of J. Sheridan Le Fanu’s gothic novella Carmilla, adapted by ensemble member Aly Renee Amidei, directed by…

Saturday October 30Tuesday November 30
Lifeline Theatre
Virtual Event
Pump Boys & Dinettes
Oct30
Dec12
Theatre & Performing Arts

Pump Boys & Dinettes

Porchlight Music Theatre returns to live performances and launches its 27th Mainstage season with Pump Boys & Dinettes, October 30 – December 12 at The…

Saturday October 30Sunday December 12
Ruth Page Center for the Arts
1016 N. Dearborn St.
Halloween at nostalgic pop-up HideSeek
Oct30
Nov1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Halloween at nostalgic pop-up HideSeek

HideSeek invites patrons to take a break from real life and jump into a world of childlike wonder. Comprised of 15 multi-dimensional rooms that guests…

Saturday October 30
12:00 p.m.Monday November 1
8:00 p.m.
HideSeek
1620 N. Wells St.
Halloween at nostalgic pop-up HideSeek
Oct31
Nov2
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Halloween at nostalgic pop-up HideSeek

HideSeek invites patrons to take a break from real life and jump into a world of childlike wonder. Comprised of 15 multi-dimensional rooms that guests…

Sunday October 31
12:00 p.m.Tuesday November 2
8:00 p.m.
HideSeek
1620 N. Wells St.
Science Fiction Double Feature: A Rocky Horror Picture Party
Oct31
Nov1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Science Fiction Double Feature: A Rocky Horror Picture Party

***View our COVID Policy HERE*** ***This event is for ages 18+. Show will contain nudity.*** Haven is shivering with Antici… …PATION to welcome you to…

Sunday October 31
9:00 p.m.Monday November 1
9:00 p.m.
The Den Theatre
1331 N. Milwaukee Ave.
American Dream Reconsidered
Nov1
Nov4
Virtual Event

American Dream Reconsidered

After a tumultuous 18 months of political and health crises, the American Dream Reconsidered Conference convenes prominent experts to refocus on the future. Politicians and…

Monday November 1Thursday November 4
Roosevelt University
Virtual Event
Black Summer: Race, Resistance and Resilience
Nov1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Black Summer: Race, Resistance and Resilience

Black Summer: Race, Resistance and Resilience, inspired by James Baldwin’s No Name in the Street, showcases the work of 11 photographers of color during the…

Monday November 1
Roosevelt University
430 S. Michigan Ave.
Future Fossils: SUM
Nov1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Future Fossils: SUM

Hyde Park Art Center, the renowned non-profit hub for contemporary art located on Chicago’s vibrant South Side, announces a major new sculpture exhibition by Chicago…

Monday November 1
Hyde Park Art Center
5020 S. Cornell Ave
Hello Helios: The warming suns of Chicago’s Greektown
Nov1
Tours & Attractions

Hello Helios: The warming suns of Chicago’s Greektown

Greektown Chicago is proud to present its new outdoor art exhibit Hello Helios: The warming suns of Chicago’s Greektown, with 24 vibrant three-dimensional artworks lining…

Monday November 1
Greektown Chicago
300 S. Halsted
Hot Pink, or Ready to Blow
Nov1
Virtual Event

Hot Pink, or Ready to Blow

It’s Pompeii meets Heathers as New American Folk Theatre continues its “season of audio theatre” with a new studio recording of its 2018 hit comedy Hot Pink, or Ready to…

Monday November 1
New American Folk Theatre
Virtual Event
Immersive Art Space LP presents Immersive Van Gogh
Nov1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Immersive Art Space LP presents Immersive Van Gogh

Lighthouse ArtSpace Chicago, a new venue within Chicago’s recently renovated landmark Germania Club Building, will open Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021 with the U.S. premiere of…

Monday November 1
Lighthouse ArtSpace at Germania Place
108 W. Germania Pl.
Othello at the Court Theatre
Nov1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Othello at the Court Theatre

Othello, the great Venetian general, unknowingly seals his fate when he fails to select his standard-bearer, Iago, for a military promotion. When his wife, Desdemona,…

Monday November 1
Court Theatre
5535 S. Ellis Ave.
Tony Fitzpatrick: Jesus of Western Avenue
Nov1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Tony Fitzpatrick: Jesus of Western Avenue

The Cleve Carney Museum of Art opens its inaugural season with Tony Fitzpatrick: Jesus of Western Avenue. This will be the final museum exhibition by…

Monday November 1
The Cleve Carney Museum
425 Fawell Blvd
Toward Common Cause: Art, Social Change, and the MacArthur Fellows Program at 40
Nov1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Toward Common Cause: Art, Social Change, and the MacArthur Fellows Program at 40

Presented in conjunction with the 40th anniversary of the MacArthur Fellows Program, this multi-site exhibition uses the idea of “the commons” to explore the current socio-political…

Monday November 1
Smart Museum of Art
5550 S. Greenwood Avenue
African Diaspora: Chicago | An Exhibition Curated by Gallery Guichard
Nov1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

African Diaspora: Chicago | An Exhibition Curated by Gallery Guichard

Gallery Guichard, the most notable and respected gallery in Bronzeville — the largest African American art district in the country — is located on the…

Monday November 1
6:00 a.m.8:00 p.m.
One Two Pru
180 North Stetson Avenue
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