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November 12, 2019
Poetry off the Shelf: John James & Dorothea Lasky
Nov 12
Theatre & Performing Arts

Poetry off the Shelf: John James & Dorothea Lasky

Join us for a reading with John James, winner of a Max Ritvo Poetry Prize, and Bagley Wright Fellow Dorothea Lasky. James is the author…

Tuesday November 12
Poetry Foundation
61 W. Superior St.
Annoyance Theatre & Bar
Nov 12
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Annoyance Theatre & Bar

For over 25 years, The Annoyance Theatre has created some of Chicago’s finest comedy. Home of the longest running musical Co-ed Prison Sluts, The Annoyance…

Tuesday November 12
Annoyance Theatre & Bar
851 W. Belmont Ave., 2nd Fl.
Hamilton
Nov 12
Theatre & Performing Arts

Hamilton

HAMILTON is the story of America’s Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington’s right-hand man during the Revolutionary…

Tuesday November 12
CIBC Theatre
18 West Monroe Street
Night Out in the Parks
Nov 12
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Night Out in the Parks

Night Out in the Parks brings over 1,000 cultural events to neighborhood parks each year. Chicagoans and visitors alike, enjoy the breadth of world-class events…

Tuesday November 12
Multiple Locations
The iO Theater
Nov 12
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

The iO Theater

Widely considered to be the premier venue for long-form improvisational performances and classes, the iO Theater (formerly known as the ImprovOlympic Theater) was founded in…

Tuesday November 12
iO Theater
1501 N. Kingsbury St.
The Public House Theatre
Nov 12
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

The Public House Theatre

With its skillfully executed shows, cabaret-style seating, and comfortable and inviting lobby, The Public House Theatre has an experience for everyone! We offer only the…

Tuesday November 12
The Public House Theatre
3914 N. Clark St
The Second City Training Center Performances
Nov 12
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

The Second City Training Center Performances

The Second City Training Center is home to four stages featuring up-and-coming comedic talent as well as local comedy vets! Featuring sketch comedy, improv, stand-up…

Tuesday November 12
The Second City
230 W. North Ave.
The Wickhams: Christmas at Pemberley Chicago promo
Nov 12
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Wickhams: Christmas at Pemberley

While the Bennets and Darcys are celebrating upstairs, the servants below stairs find themselves in the midst of a holiday scandal. Lydia’s ne’er-do-well husband Mr.…

Tuesday November 12
Northlight Theatre
9501 Skokie Boulevard
FL!P – Festival of Funny Lesbian Plays
Nov 12
Theatre & Performing Arts

FL!P – Festival of Funny Lesbian Plays

Four nights of staged readings of full-length funny lesbian plays. The plays, to be read one per night on three Tuesdays (October 29, November 5,…

Tuesday November 12
8:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pride Arts Center – The Broadway
4139 N. Broadway
Monty Pythn's Spamalot at Mercury Theater in Chicago
Nov 12
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Mercury Theater Chicago’s SPAMALOT Extension

By popular demand, Mercury Theater Chicago’s critically acclaimed production of Monty Python’s SPAMALOT will be extended into the fall and winter, with performances now running…

Tuesday November 12
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Mercury Theater Chicago
3745 North Southport Avenue
November 13, 2019
The Suffrage Plays
Nov 13
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Suffrage Plays

An evening of three one-act plays from the Suffrage Theatre, which was active from 1907 -1914 and a vital element of the British Women’s Suffrage…

Wednesday November 13
The Den Theatre
1331 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Annoyance Theatre & Bar
Nov 13
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Annoyance Theatre & Bar

For over 25 years, The Annoyance Theatre has created some of Chicago’s finest comedy. Home of the longest running musical Co-ed Prison Sluts, The Annoyance…

Wednesday November 13
Annoyance Theatre & Bar
851 W. Belmont Ave., 2nd Fl.
Art on theMART Fall Program promo on the side of a building
Nov 13
Theatre & Performing Arts

Art on theMART Fall Program

The Fall Launch of Art on theMART, the largest permanent digital art projection in the world, will take place on Saturday, September 21, unveiling new…

Wednesday November 13
Merchandise Mart
Wacker Dr. between N. Wells St. and N. Orleans St.
Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts
Nov 13
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts

The International Music Foundation presents the Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts. Enjoy free weekly classical music performances in Preston Bradley Hall located on the 3rd…

Wednesday November 13
Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington Street
Hamilton
Nov 13
Theatre & Performing Arts

Hamilton

HAMILTON is the story of America’s Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington’s right-hand man during the Revolutionary…

Wednesday November 13
CIBC Theatre
18 West Monroe Street
Monty Pythn's Spamalot at Mercury Theater in Chicago
Nov 13
Theatre & Performing Arts

Mercury Theater Chicago’s SPAMALOT

Lovingly ripped off from the classic film comedy Monty Python and the Holy Grail, SPAMALOT retells the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of…

Wednesday November 13
Mercury Theater Chicago
3745 North Southport Avenue
Night Out in the Parks
Nov 13
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Night Out in the Parks

Night Out in the Parks brings over 1,000 cultural events to neighborhood parks each year. Chicagoans and visitors alike, enjoy the breadth of world-class events…

Wednesday November 13
Multiple Locations
TEATRO ZINZANNI presents LOVE, CHAOS & DINNER
Nov 13
Theatre & Performing Arts

TEATRO ZINZANNI presents LOVE, CHAOS & DINNER

Enter a realm where reality and dreams converge; an experience unlike any other! Teatro ZinZanni is a whirlwind of international cirque, comedy and cabaret served…

Wednesday November 13
12:00 a.m.
Spiegeltent ZaZou – Cambria Hotel
32 W. Randolph
The iO Theater
Nov 13
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

The iO Theater

Widely considered to be the premier venue for long-form improvisational performances and classes, the iO Theater (formerly known as the ImprovOlympic Theater) was founded in…

Wednesday November 13
iO Theater
1501 N. Kingsbury St.
The Public House Theatre
Nov 13
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

The Public House Theatre

With its skillfully executed shows, cabaret-style seating, and comfortable and inviting lobby, The Public House Theatre has an experience for everyone! We offer only the…

Wednesday November 13
The Public House Theatre
3914 N. Clark St
The Second City Training Center Performances
Nov 13
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

The Second City Training Center Performances

The Second City Training Center is home to four stages featuring up-and-coming comedic talent as well as local comedy vets! Featuring sketch comedy, improv, stand-up…

Wednesday November 13
The Second City
230 W. North Ave.
The Wickhams: Christmas at Pemberley Chicago promo
Nov 13
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Wickhams: Christmas at Pemberley

While the Bennets and Darcys are celebrating upstairs, the servants below stairs find themselves in the midst of a holiday scandal. Lydia’s ne’er-do-well husband Mr.…

Wednesday November 13
Northlight Theatre
9501 Skokie Boulevard
FL!P – Festival of Funny Lesbian Plays
Nov 13
Theatre & Performing Arts

FL!P – Festival of Funny Lesbian Plays

Four nights of staged readings of full-length funny lesbian plays. The plays, to be read one per night on three Tuesdays (October 29, November 5,…

Wednesday November 13
8:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Pride Arts Center – The Broadway
4139 N. Broadway
DAME MYRA HESS MEMORIAL CONCERTS | Kamil Tokarski
Nov 13
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

DAME MYRA HESS MEMORIAL CONCERTS | Kamil Tokarski

The International Music Foundation presents the Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts. Enjoy free weekly classical concerts in Preston Bradley Hall, located on the 3rd floor…

Wednesday November 13
12:15 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington Street
Cloudgate (The Bean) at night

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