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The Tortoise and the Hare
Jan19
Mar10
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Tortoise and the Hare

Chicago Kids Company – Theater for Children (CKC) presents The Tortoise and the Hare, a one-hour musical adaptation! The Hare is ready to win all…

Thursday January 19
10:30 a.m.Friday March 10
10:30 a.m.
Comedy Hour at Annoyance Theatre
Jan27
Jan28
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 January 27
12:00 a.m.Saturday January 28
1:00 a.m.
Annoyance Theatre & Bar
851 W. Belmont Ave., 2nd Fl.
Toni Stone
Jan28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Toni Stone

Play ball! The sensational true story of the first woman to play professional baseball knocks it out of the park as a can’t-miss theatrical event.…

Saturday January 28
Goodman Theatre
170 N. Dearborn St.
Chicago
Jan28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Chicago

After 25 years, CHICAGO is still the one musical with everything that makes Broadway shimmy-shake: a universal tale of fame, fortune, and all that jazz, with one…

Saturday January 28
CIBC Theatre
18 West Monroe Street
Porchlight Music Theatre Announces, Award Winning Musical, Cabaret
Jan28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Porchlight Music Theatre Announces, Award Winning Musical, Cabaret

Porchlight Music Theatre presents the Tony Award-winning landmark musical Cabaret, at the Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn St., January 14 –…

Saturday January 28
Ruth Page Center for the Arts
1016 N. Dearborn St.
The 5th Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival
Jan28
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Theatre & Performing Arts

The 5th Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival

The 5th Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival is the largest of its kind in North America and will return January 18-29, 2023 at venues large…

Saturday January 28
the ripple, the wave that carried me home
Jan28
Theatre & Performing Arts

the ripple, the wave that carried me home

A family responds to injustice and a daughter reckons with her political inheritance in this new play by “a poet, a playwright to pay attention…

Saturday January 28
Goodman Theatre
170 N. Dearborn St.
Disney On Ice: Frozen & Encanto
Jan28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Disney On Ice: Frozen & Encanto

Disney on Ice is bringing Frozen & Encanto to the United Center! For the first time, Disney On Ice invites families to step inside the…

Saturday January 28
11:00 a.m.9:00 p.m.
United Center
1901 W Madison St
Las Wavys
Jan28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Las Wavys

by Ricardo Gamboa directed by Coya Paz ​When a villainous group of aliens threatens the planet, four students from the South Side of Chicago band together to…

Saturday January 28
2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Merle Reskin Theatre
60 E. Balbo Ave
Chicago – The Musical
Jan28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Chicago – The Musical

After 25 years, CHICAGO is still the one musical with everything that makes Broadway shimmy-shake: a universal tale of fame, fortune, and all that jazz,…

Saturday January 28
2:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
CIBC Theatre
18 West Monroe Street
Drunk Shakespeare
Jan28
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 January 28
5:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)
Late Nite Catechism
Jan28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Late Nite Catechism

After 30 years, Sister is still eager to get back in the habit, where she’s been since 1993. Call it Loretta Young meets Carol Burnett…

Saturday January 28
5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Greenhouse Theater Center
2257 North Lincoln Avenue
Drunk Shakespeare
Jan28
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 January 28
7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)
Cabaret ZaZou presents LUMINAIRE
Jan28
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 January 28
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Spiegeltent – Cambria Hotel
32 W. Randolph
The Roar Speakeasy: A Prohibition Era Experience
Jan28
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Roar Speakeasy: A Prohibition Era Experience

Go back in time to Chicago’s Prohibition Era at The Roar on Rush! A lively Speakeasy that lights the way to a hidden 4-room cocktail…

Saturday January 28
7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Roar on Rush
437 N. Rush Street
Muffed: A Recounting Of Farmington, Maine’s 43rd Annual Chester Greenwood Day Devised By The Members Of The Meaningful Action Theatre Company
Jan28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Muffed: A Recounting Of Farmington, Maine’s 43rd Annual Chester Greenwood Day Devised By The Members Of The Meaningful Action Theatre Company

A group of actors attempt to stage the first reading of their new documentary theatre piece about one small town’s celebration for the inventor of…

Saturday January 28
7:30 p.m.
Three Brothers Theatre
221 N Genesee Street
Baby Wants Candy! The Original Completely Improvised Musical
Jan28
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 January 28
7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
The Second City
230 West North Ave, 3rd Floor
36th Young Playwrights Festival
Jan28
Theatre & Performing Arts

36th Young Playwrights Festival

Pegasus Theatre Chicago is proud to announce the authors and plays being presented at the 36th Annual Young Playwrights Festival, Wednesday, Jan. 4 – Saturday,…

Saturday January 28
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Chicago Dramatists
1105 W. Chicago Ave.
made in chicago
Jan28
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

made in chicago

*Tickets between $15-$45. Tickets will also be sold at the door. Masks strongly encouraged. Hailed as “an artist taking wholehearted risks” (New Music Box) and…

Saturday January 28
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Redtwist Announces the World Premiere of “The Great Khan”
Jan28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Redtwist Announces the World Premiere of “The Great Khan”

Redtwist Theatre announces the world premiere ofThe Great Khan, written by Michael Gene Sullivan and directed by Jamal Howard, January 19 – February 26, 2023,…

Saturday January 28
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Redtwist Theatre
1044 W. Bryn Mawr Ave
tick…tick, BOOM!
Jan28
Theatre & Performing Arts

tick…tick, BOOM!

Before RENT, there was TICK, TICK…BOOM! Written by the late Jonathan Larson and directed by BoHo Artistic Associate Bo Frazier, TICK, TICK…BOOM!   tells the autobiographical…

Saturday January 28
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Edge Theater
5451 N. Broadway St.
“Matilda The Musical” 80th Annual Dolphin Show
Jan28
Theatre & Performing Arts

“Matilda The Musical” 80th Annual Dolphin Show

In its 80th year, the largest student produced musical in the country is thrilled to present Roald Dahl’s MATILDA the Musical! Based on Roald Dahl’s…

Saturday January 28
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Cahn Auditorium
600 Emerson St
The Birthday Party
Jan28
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Birthday Party

Harold Pinter’s “comedy of menace.” Stanley may or may not play the piano, and today may or may not be his birthday, and he may…

Saturday January 28
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
City Lit Theater Company
1020 W. Bryn Mawr Ave.
Porchlight Music Theatre’s Cabaret Now Extended Through
Jan28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Porchlight Music Theatre’s Cabaret Now Extended Through

Porchlight Music Theatre is pleased to announce, due to popular demand, a new block of tickets have been added to its presentation of the Tony…

Saturday January 28
8:00 p.m.
Ruth Page Center for the Arts
1016 N. Dearborn St.
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