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October 16, 2020
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Oct 16
Nov 8
Theatre & Performing Arts

Working

In a special arrangement with L.A. Theatre Works, Porchlight Music Theatre will host the first revised and updated version of this 1970s cult classic, based…

Friday October 16Sunday November 8
Porchlight Music Theatre
1245 Chicago
October 25, 2020
Broadway by the Decade
Oct 25
Theatre & Performing Arts

Broadway by the Decade

Porchlight Music Theatre is proud to present Broadway by the Decade, a guided tour, directed by Michael Weber with Music Director Michael McBride, Sept. 25…

Sunday October 25
Porchlight Music Theatre
1245 Chicago
Run The Beast Down
Oct 25
Theatre & Performing Arts

Run The Beast Down

Strawdog Theatre Company is pleased to continue its all-virtual 33rd season with the digital U.S. premiere of British playwright Titas Halder’s one-man drama Run The…

Sunday October 25
Strawdog Theatre Company
1802 W. Berenice Ave
The Pursuit of Happiness: A BoHo Exploration of Freedom
Oct 25
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Pursuit of Happiness: A BoHo Exploration of Freedom

A virtual cabaret streaming online. This collection of songs, stories, and artistic expression showcases the individual relationships that artists of color have with freedom. In…

Sunday October 25
Greenhouse Theater Center
2257 N. Lincoln Ave.
The Wolves
Oct 25
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Wolves

In this play by by Sarah Delappe, somewhere under the fluorescent lights of an indoor soccer field in suburban America, a group of teenage girls…

Sunday October 25
2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
Virtual Event
Fall Black Box Series | Dry Bones
Oct 25
Theatre & Performing Arts

Fall Black Box Series | Dry Bones

Experience the power and inspiration of live dance with Ballet 5:8! Ballet 5:8, a professional ballet company based in Orland Park, IL, continues its Ninth…

Sunday October 25
3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Ballet 5:8 Studios
11545 183rd Pl
Riverside Arts Center: Humor Us
Oct 25
Theatre & Performing Arts

Riverside Arts Center: Humor Us

“Humor Us” is a group exhibition of artists working on the many locations of humor — the comic object, the politically biting, the silly, the…

Sunday October 25
3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Riverside Arts Center
32 East Quincy Street
A War of the Worlds
Oct 25
Theatre & Performing Arts, Virtual Event

A War of the Worlds

Live audio drama of a new adaptation of The War of the Worlds. H.G. Wells enters the 21st century as a science journalist thrust into…

Sunday October 25
7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Virtual
Virtual Event
October 26, 2020
The Pursuit of Happiness: A BoHo Exploration of Freedom
Oct 26
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Pursuit of Happiness: A BoHo Exploration of Freedom

A virtual cabaret streaming online. This collection of songs, stories, and artistic expression showcases the individual relationships that artists of color have with freedom. In…

Monday October 26
Greenhouse Theater Center
2257 N. Lincoln Ave.
Twisted Tales of Poe
Oct 26
Theatre & Performing Arts

Twisted Tales of Poe

Just in time for Halloween, AstonRep Theatre Company launches its 2020-21 season with a free streaming radio broadcast of Twisted Tales of Poe, based on…

Monday October 26
AstonRep Theatre Company
Disney’s Frozen
Oct 26
Theatre & Performing Arts

Disney’s Frozen

A mysterious secret. A family torn apart. As one sister struggles with being an outsider and harnessing her powers within, the other sets out on…

Monday October 26
Cadillac Palace Theatre
151 W. Randolph St.
That’s Weird, GRANDMA: House Par-Tay – Fall 2020
Oct 26
Theatre & Performing Arts

That’s Weird, GRANDMA: House Par-Tay – Fall 2020

PlayMakers Laboratory celebrates fall with a special line-up of Halloween, election and Thanksgiving-themed performances of its popular online revue That’s Weird, Grandma: House Par-Tay, a…

Monday October 26
8:00 p.m.
PlayMakers Laboratory
October 27, 2020
The Pursuit of Happiness: A BoHo Exploration of Freedom
Oct 27
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Pursuit of Happiness: A BoHo Exploration of Freedom

A virtual cabaret streaming online. This collection of songs, stories, and artistic expression showcases the individual relationships that artists of color have with freedom. In…

Tuesday October 27
Greenhouse Theater Center
2257 N. Lincoln Ave.
Twisted Tales of Poe
Oct 27
Theatre & Performing Arts

Twisted Tales of Poe

Just in time for Halloween, AstonRep Theatre Company launches its 2020-21 season with a free streaming radio broadcast of Twisted Tales of Poe, based on…

Tuesday October 27
AstonRep Theatre Company
Disney’s Frozen
Oct 27
Theatre & Performing Arts

Disney’s Frozen

A mysterious secret. A family torn apart. As one sister struggles with being an outsider and harnessing her powers within, the other sets out on…

Tuesday October 27
Cadillac Palace Theatre
151 W. Randolph St.
Movie Nights at Broken Barrel Bar
Oct 27
Theatre & Performing Arts

Movie Nights at Broken Barrel Bar

Fall 202 is a continuation of the multi-themed social series brought to you by Green Curtain Events.  As the temperatures start to drop, Chicago will…

Tuesday October 27
7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Broken Barrel Bar
2548 N. Southport Ave.
WingOut Chicago’s – Wing Series
Oct 27
Theatre & Performing Arts

WingOut Chicago’s – Wing Series

Fall 202 is a continuation of the multi-themed social series brought to you by Green Curtain Events.  As the temperatures start to drop, Chicago will…

Tuesday October 27
7:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Multiple Locations
October 28, 2020
The Pursuit of Happiness: A BoHo Exploration of Freedom
Oct 28
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Pursuit of Happiness: A BoHo Exploration of Freedom

A virtual cabaret streaming online. This collection of songs, stories, and artistic expression showcases the individual relationships that artists of color have with freedom. In…

Wednesday October 28
Greenhouse Theater Center
2257 N. Lincoln Ave.
Twisted Tales of Poe
Oct 28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Twisted Tales of Poe

Just in time for Halloween, AstonRep Theatre Company launches its 2020-21 season with a free streaming radio broadcast of Twisted Tales of Poe, based on…

Wednesday October 28
AstonRep Theatre Company
Disney’s Frozen
Oct 28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Disney’s Frozen

A mysterious secret. A family torn apart. As one sister struggles with being an outsider and harnessing her powers within, the other sets out on…

Wednesday October 28
Cadillac Palace Theatre
151 W. Randolph St.
Tunnel of Terror
Oct 28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Tunnel of Terror

Spooky fun during a Pandemic Have you always loved Halloween and haunted houses, but are in fear of COVID germs? A car wash in Elgin…

Wednesday October 28
6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Brittain’s Car Wash
1572 Larkin Ave.
October 29, 2020
The Pursuit of Happiness: A BoHo Exploration of Freedom
Oct 29
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Pursuit of Happiness: A BoHo Exploration of Freedom

A virtual cabaret streaming online. This collection of songs, stories, and artistic expression showcases the individual relationships that artists of color have with freedom. In…

Thursday October 29
Greenhouse Theater Center
2257 N. Lincoln Ave.
Twisted Tales of Poe
Oct 29
Theatre & Performing Arts

Twisted Tales of Poe

Just in time for Halloween, AstonRep Theatre Company launches its 2020-21 season with a free streaming radio broadcast of Twisted Tales of Poe, based on…

Thursday October 29
AstonRep Theatre Company
Disney’s Frozen
Oct 29
Theatre & Performing Arts

Disney’s Frozen

A mysterious secret. A family torn apart. As one sister struggles with being an outsider and harnessing her powers within, the other sets out on…

Thursday October 29
Cadillac Palace Theatre
151 W. Randolph St.
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