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VICINITY DIPTYCH
Sep8
Oct16
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Theatre & Performing Arts

VICINITY DIPTYCH

VICINITY DIPTYCH consists of two installation performance works Tend and as though your body were right. These projects are independent companion pieces that explore overlapping…

Thursday September 8
7:00 p.m.Sunday October 16
7:00 p.m.
Indian Boundary Park
2500 W Lunt Avenue
Clyde’s
Sep10
Oct9
Theatre & Performing Arts

Clyde’s

“Feisty comedy is on the menu” (Washington Post) in two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage’s latest Broadway triumph. Creating the perfect sandwich is the shared…

Saturday September 10Sunday October 9
Goodman Theatre
170 N. Dearborn St.
Destinos
Sep15
Oct16
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Theatre & Performing Arts

Destinos

Destinos: 5th Chicago International Latino Theater Festival The Chicago Latino Theater Alliance is proud to present the citywide annual 5th Destinos: Chicago International Latino Theater…

Thursday September 15Sunday October 16
Wicked
Sep28
Dec4
Theatre & Performing Arts

Wicked

WICKED, the Broadway sensation, looks at what happened in the Land of Oz…but from a different angle. Long before Dorothy arrives, there is another young…

Wednesday September 28Sunday December 4
Comedy Hour at Annoyance Theatre
Sep30
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Comedy Hour at Annoyance Theatre

Each week, Chicago comics bring the freshest, most experimental new material to the Annoyance for the Comedy Hour. The weekly show is an eclectic mix…

Friday September 30
12:00 a.m.Saturday October 1
1:00 a.m.
Annoyance Theatre & Bar
851 W. Belmont Ave., 2nd Fl.
Chicago Tap Summit
Sep30
Oct2
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Theatre & Performing Arts

Chicago Tap Summit

CHICAGO TAP SUMMIT 2022 Friday, Sept. 30 – Sunday, Oct. 2  Times vary by event Harold Washington Cultural Center, 4701 S. Dr. Martin Luther King…

Friday September 30
3:00 p.m.Sunday October 2
6:00 p.m.
Harold Washington Cultural Center
4701 S. King Drive
Leonardo! A Wonderful Show About a Terrible Monster
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Leonardo! A Wonderful Show About a Terrible Monster

Leonardo is a terrible monster. He tries so hard to be scary, but he just…isn’t. Then Leonardo finds Sam, the most scaredy-cat kid in the…

Saturday October 1
9:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Chicago Children’s Theatre
100 S. Racine
Leonardo! A Wonderful Show About a Terrible Monster
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Leonardo! A Wonderful Show About a Terrible Monster

Leonardo is a terrible monster. He tries so hard to be scary, but he just…isn’t. Then Leonardo finds Sam, the most scaredy-cat kid in the…

Saturday October 1
11:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Chicago Children’s Theatre
100 S. Racine
Beauty And The Beast Cocktail Experience
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts, Tours & Attractions

Beauty And The Beast Cocktail Experience

An immersive cocktail adventure! Based on the Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont fairytale, come along on a 90-minute journey and step into the enchanted and cursed world…

Saturday October 1
1:00 p.m.11:30 p.m.
The Galway Arms, 2442 N Clark St, Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60614
The Galway Arms, 2442 N Clark St, Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60614
What to Send Up When It Goes Down
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

What to Send Up When It Goes Down

Congo Square Theatre Company, one of the nation’s premier African American ensemble theater companies, presents What to Send Up When It Goes Down in residence…

Saturday October 1
2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Lookingglass Theatre Company
821 N. Michigan Ave.
Lifeline Theatre Presents “Miss Homes Returns”
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Lifeline Theatre Presents “Miss Homes Returns”

Lifeline Theatre presents Miss Holmes Returns, written by ensemble member Christopher M. Walsh and directed by Lifeline ensemble member Elise Kauzlaric, running August 26–October 16…

Saturday October 1
2:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Lifeline Theatre
6912 N. Glenwood Ave.
SOUTHERN GOTHIC
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

SOUTHERN GOTHIC

Windy City Playhouse, in association with Goodman Theatre and Greg Schaffert, presents SOUTHERN GOTHIC, an immersive theatrical experience where audience members are invited to step…

Saturday October 1
3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
The Playhouse at Petterino’s
150 N Dearborn
Dennis Watkins’ The Magic Parlour
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Dennis Watkins’ The Magic Parlour

Experience Jaw-Dropping Magic. Step into the grand Palmer House lobby and meet 3rd Generation Magician and Mind-Reader Dennis Watkins. Bask in the glamour of historic…

Saturday October 1
4:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Drunk Shakespeare
Oct1
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 October 1
5:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)
Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show
Oct1
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts, Tours & Attractions

Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show

The Dinner Detective is an interactive murder mystery set in present day and based on real cold cases. Feast on a fantastic dinner, but just…

Saturday October 1
6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Courtyard by Marriott Downtown/Magnificent Mile
165 E. Ontario St.
Drunk Shakespeare
Oct1
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 October 1
7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)
SOUTHERN GOTHIC
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

SOUTHERN GOTHIC

Windy City Playhouse, in association with Goodman Theatre and Greg Schaffert, presents SOUTHERN GOTHIC, an immersive theatrical experience where audience members are invited to step…

Saturday October 1
7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
The Playhouse at Petterino’s
150 N Dearborn
What to Send Up When It Goes Down
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

What to Send Up When It Goes Down

Congo Square Theatre Company, one of the nation’s premier African American ensemble theater companies, presents What to Send Up When It Goes Down in residence…

Saturday October 1
7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Lookingglass Theatre Company
821 N. Michigan Ave.
Cabaret ZaZou presents LUMINAIRE
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Cabaret ZaZou presents LUMINAIRE

Randolph Entertainment LLC, producer of the fan favorite Teatro ZinZanni Chicago,  announced CABARET ZAZOU’s premier production, Luminaire will open on September 7, 2022. The new, groundbreaking,…

Saturday October 1
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Spiegeltent – Cambria Hotel
32 W. Randolph
Chicago’s Own Comedy Series
Oct1
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Chicago’s Own Comedy Series

Produced by Just Roland Entertainment, Inc. in conjunction with GRP Productions. Going on every 1st Saturday of the month starting March 5th. Doors Open at…

Saturday October 1
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
eta Creative Arts Foundation
7558 S South Chicago Ave
SWEENEY TODD: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

SWEENEY TODD: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

Kokandy Productions is thrilled to continue its 10th anniversary season with a revival of Stephen Sondheim’s macabre masterpiece Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. Sweeney Todd has…

Saturday October 1
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Chopin Theatre
1543 W Division St.
Baby Wants Candy! The Original Completely Improvised Musical
Oct1
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 October 1
7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
The Second City
230 West North Ave, 3rd Floor
Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Theater
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Theater

Feel the fiery spirit of España with live flamenco music, dazzling vibrant costumes, and passionate choreography. This thrilling evening with new and old favorites will…

Saturday October 1
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Auditorium Theatre
50 E Ida B Wells Dr
Falling for Make Believe
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Falling for Make Believe

Skokie’s MadKap Productions presents “Falling for Make Believe.” In this Midwest premiere, playwright Mark Saltzman shares the real story behind the music of composer Richard…

Saturday October 1
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Skokie Theatre
7924 N. Lincoln Ave.
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