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Drunk Shakespeare
Feb2
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Drunk Shakespeare

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…

Thursday February 2
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)
ANARCHY: The Improvised Rock Opera
Feb2
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

ANARCHY: The Improvised Rock Opera

ANARCHY: The Improvised Rock Opera is a completely sung and completely improvised rock opera featuring Chicago’s finest musical improvisers — with live band! Using an audience…

Thursday February 2
8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
iO Chicago
1501 N Kingsbury St,
Winter Bryn Market
Feb3
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy, Tours & Attractions

Winter Bryn Market

Come shop on Bryn Mawr where you’ll find makers and artists from across the city all gathered at The Winter Bryn Mawrkets! Shop everything for…

Friday February 3
3:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Bryn Mawr Historic District
1052 W Bryn Mawr
CHIMEFest: Opening Concert
Feb3
Music & Comedy

CHIMEFest: Opening Concert

The opening concert of CHIMEFest features a program of works by UChicago student composers and local musicians, with music by Hunter Brown, Ania Vu (featuring…

Friday February 3
4:30 p.m.11:59 p.m.
Logan Center for the Arts – Performance Penthouse
915 E 60th St
Atsuko Okatsuka
Feb3
Music & Comedy

Atsuko Okatsuka

Atsuko Okatsuka is a stand-up comedian, actor and writer based in LA. Atsuko was named one of Variety’s “10 Comics to Watch for 2022.” Her new…

Friday February 3
7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
The Den Theatre
1331 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Drunk Shakespeare
Feb3
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Drunk Shakespeare

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…

Friday February 3
7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)
The Book of Merman
Feb3
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

The Book of Merman

Join us at the Skokie Theatre for “The Book of Merman”, where Broadway’s biggest star collides with one of Broadway’s biggest hits in this hilarious…

Friday February 3
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Skokie Theatre
7924 N. Lincoln Ave.
ANARCHY: The Improvised Rock Opera
Feb3
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

ANARCHY: The Improvised Rock Opera

ANARCHY: The Improvised Rock Opera is a completely sung and completely improvised rock opera featuring Chicago’s finest musical improvisers — with live band! Using an audience…

Friday February 3
8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
iO Chicago
1501 N Kingsbury St,
Drunk Shakespeare
Feb3
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Drunk Shakespeare

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…

Friday February 3
9:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)
Winter Bryn Market
Feb4
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy, Tours & Attractions

Winter Bryn Market

Come shop on Bryn Mawr where you’ll find makers and artists from across the city all gathered at The Winter Bryn Mawrkets! Shop everything for…

Saturday February 4
1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Bryn Mawr Historic District
1052 W Bryn Mawr
Drunk Shakespeare
Feb4
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Drunk Shakespeare

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…

Saturday February 4
5:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)
Rockzilla Tour: Papa Roach & Falling In Reverse
Feb4
Music & Comedy

Rockzilla Tour: Papa Roach & Falling In Reverse

Papa Roach and Falling in Reverse have officially confirmed a second North American leg of their Rockzilla co-headlining tour, which will take place in 2023 and…

Saturday February 4
6:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Drunk Shakespeare
Feb4
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Drunk Shakespeare

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…

Saturday February 4
7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)
Baby Wants Candy! The Original Completely Improvised Musical
Feb4
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Baby Wants Candy! The Original Completely Improvised Musical

“CRITICS’ PICK. TRULY AMAZING!” – New York Times “BEST VISITING IMPROV COMEDY!”– TimeOut NY “HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!” – The Onion “★★★★★” THEY ARE AN ENTERTAINMENT PHENOMENON AND I…

Saturday February 4
7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
The Second City
230 West North Ave, 3rd Floor
The Book of Merman
Feb4
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

The Book of Merman

Join us at the Skokie Theatre for “The Book of Merman”, where Broadway’s biggest star collides with one of Broadway’s biggest hits in this hilarious…

Saturday February 4
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Skokie Theatre
7924 N. Lincoln Ave.
Mahler’s Songs of a Wayfarer from Chicago Philharmonic
Feb4
Music & Comedy

Mahler’s Songs of a Wayfarer from Chicago Philharmonic

Join Chicago Philharmonic and renowned Mahler specialist, Mezzo-Soprano Susan Platts for Gustav Mahler’s Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen, or Songs of a Wayfarer. The music and text of this Lieder…

Saturday February 4
7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
North Shore Center for the Performing Arts in Skokie
9501 Skokie Blvd.
DRUMLine Live!
Feb4
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

DRUMLine Live!

Tickets: $69/$59/$54 Children 14 and under: $20 DRUMLine Live, the show-stopping attraction created by the musical team behind 20th Century Fox’s hit movies, Drumline and Drumline: A New…

Saturday February 4
7:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University
1 University Pkwy
Story Serenade
Feb4
Music & Comedy

Story Serenade

Every first Saturday of the month, Story Jam hosts STORY SERENADE at Madame Zuzu’s in Highland Park. There is a rotating roster of hosts, musicians,…

Saturday February 4
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Madame Zuzu’s
1876 1st St, Highland Park, IL
Drunk Shakespeare
Feb4
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Drunk Shakespeare

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…

Saturday February 4
9:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)
Soundtrack x Afrotrak | Mike Orie
Feb5
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Music & Comedy

Soundtrack x Afrotrak | Mike Orie

Contemporary sound-based artists transform your MCA experience on a select day of the month with custom soundtracks reflecting their perspective of works on view in…

Sunday February 5
12:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Museum of Contemporary Art
220 E. Chicago Ave.
Lunar New Year Lantern Festival
Feb5
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Lantern Festival Celebration

Close out the Chinese New Year season as The Chicago Cultural Center’s Preston Bradley Hall is transformed into a lively Chinese marketplace featuring lion dance,…

Sunday February 5
12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington Street
The Book of Merman
Feb5
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

The Book of Merman

Join us at the Skokie Theatre for “The Book of Merman”, where Broadway’s biggest star collides with one of Broadway’s biggest hits in this hilarious…

Sunday February 5
2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Skokie Theatre
7924 N. Lincoln Ave.
Drunk Shakespeare
Feb5
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Drunk Shakespeare

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…

Sunday February 5
5:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)
Adam Sandler Live
Feb5
Music & Comedy

Adam Sandler Live

Adam Sandler has extended his standup tour into 2023 with a newly announced run of shows. The new dates will see Sandler playing shows across…

Sunday February 5
7:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
United Center
1901 W Madison St
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