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Hamilton
Sep13
Dec30
Theatre & Performing Arts

Hamilton

Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, R&B and Broadway, HAMILTON has taken the story of American founding father Alexander Hamilton and created a revolutionary…

Wednesday September 13, 2023
7:30 p.m.Saturday December 30, 2023
2:00 p.m.
James M. Nederlander Theatre
24 W. Randolph St.
Port of Entry
Oct6
Dec16
Theatre & Performing Arts

Port of Entry

Created by Albany Park Theater Project & Third Rail Projects Port of Entry invites you to step inside the real-life stories of immigrants and refugees from…

Friday October 6, 2023
8:00 p.m.Saturday December 16, 2023
10:00 p.m.
APTP On Montrose
3547 West Montrose, Chicago, IL, 60625
PEEP SHOW
Oct7
Dec16
Theatre & Performing Arts

PEEP SHOW

BimBamBoom & Storyville Chicago presents… PEEP SHOW This wild sexy burlesque show features two acts of sexy burlesque performances by the striptease artists of BimBamBoom!…

Saturday October 7, 2023
10:00 p.m.Saturday December 16, 2023
11:30 p.m.
Storyville Chicago
712 N. Clark St
Young Frankenstein
Oct13
Dec31
Theatre & Performing Arts

Young Frankenstein

From the creators of the record-breaking Broadway sensation, The Producers, comes this monster new musical comedy. The comedy genius, Mel Brooks, adapts his legendarily funny film…

Friday October 13, 2023
7:30 p.m.Sunday December 31, 2023
5:30 p.m.
Mercury Theater
3745 N. Southport, Chicago, IL, 60613
The Night of the Hunter
Oct20
Dec3
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Night of the Hunter

A world premiere stage adaptation of the noir novel The Night of the Hunter by Davis Grubb, adapted by Chicago adaptor Shawna Tucker.  Inspired by…

Friday October 20, 2023
7:30 p.m.Sunday December 3, 2023
6:00 p.m.
City Lit Theater
1020 W. Bryn Mawr, Chicago, IL, 60660
POTUS: or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive 
Oct26
Dec3
Theatre & Performing Arts

POTUS: or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive 

It’s just another (omg, wtf, lmfao) day at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. When a White House PR nightmare spins into a legit sh*tshow, seven brilliant and…

Thursday October 26, 2023
7:30 p.m.Sunday December 3, 2023
5:00 p.m.
Assassins
Oct27
Dec17
Theatre & Performing Arts

Assassins

Previews: October 27-November 5, 2023 Fridays-Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sunday at 6:00pm Run: November 9-December 17, 2023 Thursday-Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 6:00pm *Please note no…

Friday October 27, 2023
7:30 p.m.Sunday December 17, 2023
9:00 p.m.
Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
721 Howard St., Evanston, IL, 60202
Beautiful: The Carole King Musical
Nov1
Dec31
Theatre & Performing Arts

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

Celebrating the soundtrack of a generation! Beautiful is the inspiring true story of Carole King’s remarkable journey from teenage songwriter to the Rock & Roll…

Wednesday November 1, 2023
7:30 p.m.Sunday December 31, 2023
10:30 p.m.
Marriott Theatre
10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire, IL, 60069
The Lifespan of a Fact
Nov1
Dec23
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Lifespan of a Fact

Jim Fingal is an eager young intern at a high-profile magazine hoping to impress his demanding editor-in-chief. When assigned the job of fact-checking a legendary…

Wednesday November 1, 2023
8:00 p.m.Saturday December 23, 2023
11:00 p.m.
TimeLine Theatre Company
615 W. Wellington Ave. , Chicago, IL, 60657
The Beatrix Potter Holiday Tea Party
Nov4
Dec31
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Beatrix Potter Holiday Tea Party

Four adorable Beatrix Potter favorites come to life in this mesmerizing, interactive trunk and puppet show, complete with original music. Storytellers weave Potter’s classic narration…

Saturday November 4, 2023
9:30 p.m.Sunday December 31, 2023
12:30 p.m.
Chicago Children’s Theatre
100 S. Racine St, Chicago, IL, 60607
Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella
Nov8
Jan7
Theatre & Performing Arts

Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella

Once upon a time in a faraway land, a young woman wished for a life as beautiful as a fairytale. Experience the classic Rodgers +…

Wednesday November 8, 2023
1:30 p.m.Sunday January 7, 2024
8:30 p.m.
Drury Lane Theatre
100 Drury Lane, Oakbrook Terrace, IL, 60181
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Nov8
Jan14
Theatre & Performing Arts

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

This fantastical musical follows young Charlie Bucket and his Grandpa Joe as they join four other Golden Ticket winners to tour the magical and mysterious…

Wednesday November 8, 2023
7:30 p.m.Sunday January 14, 2024
8:00 p.m.
Paramount Theatre
23 E. Galena Blvd., Aurora, IL, 60506
Wise Guys: The First Christmas Story
Nov9
Dec16
Theatre & Performing Arts

Wise Guys: The First Christmas Story

The year is 0. A brand new star appears in the sky. Three religious scholars thrust together by fate must embark on a race against…

Thursday November 9, 2023
8:00 p.m.Saturday December 16, 2023
10:00 p.m.
The Factory Theater
1623 W. Howard St. , Chicago, IL, 60626
The Other Cinderella
Nov11
Dec31
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Other Cinderella

It’s the 47th Anniversary of Jackie Taylor’s holiday classic hit The Other Cinderella. It’s been almost five decades and Cinderella is proving to be ageless.…

Saturday November 11, 2023
8:00 p.m.Sunday December 31, 2023
2:30 p.m.
Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center
4450 N. Clark St. , Chicago, IL, 60640
She Loves Me
Nov15
Dec17
Theatre & Performing Arts

She Loves Me

Set in a 1930s European perfumery, we meet shop clerks, Amalia and Georg, who, more often than not, don’t see eye to eye. After both…

Wednesday November 15, 2023
7:30 p.m.Sunday December 17, 2023
5:30 p.m.
Citadel Theatre
300 S Waukegan Rd, Lake Forest, IL, 60045
Sleeping with Beauty
Nov16
Dec17
Theatre & Performing Arts

Sleeping with Beauty

In this adult pantomime by Tom Whalley, author of last season’s Jack off the Beanstalk, Princess A’whora has finally come of age, though a terrible…

Thursday November 16, 2023
7:30 p.m.Sunday December 17, 2023
5:00 p.m.
Pride Arts Center
4139 N. Broadway, Chicago, IL, 60613
Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley
Nov16
Dec17
Theatre & Performing Arts

Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley

Playhouse Theatre | $44 Adult | $42 SeniorA charming holiday sequel to Pride and Prejudice! by Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon Directed by Amelia Barrett It’s…

Thursday November 16, 2023
8:00 p.m.Sunday December 17, 2023
5:00 p.m.
McAninch Arts Center
425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn, IL, 60137
The Snow Queen
Nov17
Dec31
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Snow Queen

Be spirited away by this new musical adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen’s fantastical coming-of-age adventure that inspired the hit Disney movie Frozen. Join Gerda on…

Friday November 17, 2023
10:00 a.m.Sunday December 31, 2023
11:00 a.m.
Marriott Theatre
10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire, IL, 60069
A Christmas Carol
Nov18
Dec31
Theatre & Performing Arts

A Christmas Carol

“It is a gift from the Goodman to us. Experience it for yourself. You will not be disappointed” – Broadway World Experience the “perfect Chicago holiday…

Saturday November 18, 2023
2:00 p.m.Sunday December 31, 2023
4:30 p.m.
Goodman Theatre
170 N. Dearborn St.
Boop! The Musical
Nov19
Dec24
Theatre & Performing Arts

Boop! The Musical

Please welcome to the stage, LIVE and at the CIBC Theatre for the first time ever . . . BETTY BOOP! That sassy-sweet champion of…

Sunday November 19, 2023
7:30 p.m.Sunday December 24, 2023
5:00 p.m.
CIBC Theatre
18 W. Monroe St. , Chicago, IL, 60602
The Wiz
Nov28
Dec10
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Wiz

This groundbreaking twist on The Wizard of Oz changed the face of Broadway—from its iconic score packed with soul, gospel, rock, and finger-snapping 70s funk…

Tuesday November 28, 2023
7:30 p.m.Sunday December 10, 2023
4:30 p.m.
Cadillac Palace Theatre
151 W. Randolph St. , Chicago, IL, 60601
Islander
Nov29
Dec17
Theatre & Performing Arts

Islander

Staged with a contemporary Scottish folk-inspired score and epic storytelling, two performers reveal a world of characters, live-mixing and layering their voices to create a…

Wednesday November 29, 2023
7:30 p.m.Sunday December 17, 2023
5:00 p.m.
Chicago Shakespeare Upstairs Theater
800 E. Grand, Chicago, IL, 60611
Dial M For Murder
Nov30
Dec31
Theatre & Performing Arts

Dial M For Murder

Tony Wendice married his wife Margot for money, neglected her, got jealous of her affair, and now he wants her dead. In his meticulous planning…

Thursday November 30, 2023
7:30 p.m.Sunday December 31, 2023
5:30 p.m.
Northlight Theatre
9501 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie, IL 60077, Skokie, Illinois, 60077
Comedy Hour at Annoyance Theatre
Dec1
Dec2
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 December 1, 2023
12:00 a.m.Saturday December 2, 2023
1:00 a.m.
Annoyance Theatre & Bar
851 W. Belmont Ave., 2nd Fl.
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