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Lyric Opera’s Elixir of Love
Sep26
Theatre & Performing Arts

Lyric Opera’s Elixir of Love

September 26 (matinee), 29(matinee), October 2, 5, 8 No operatic hero is more endearing than Nemorino, who pines for the flirtatious Adina. She’s the owner…

Sunday September 26
2:00 p.m.
Lyric Opera of Chicago
20 N. Wacker Dr., Ste. 860
Blue Man Group
Sep26
Theatre & Performing Arts

Blue Man Group

Theatrical phenomenon Blue Man Group has resumed its Chicago Residency at Briar Street Theatre. Blue Man Group is a dynamic combination of art, music, comedy…

Sunday September 26
2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Briar Street Theatre
3133 N. Halsted Street
Late Nite Catechism
Sep26
Theatre & Performing Arts

Late Nite Catechism

The hit comedy, Late Nite Catechism, reopens in September 2021, at the Greenhouse Theater Center, 2257 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, on an open run. Call…

Sunday September 26
2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Greenhouse Theater Center
2257 N. Lincoln Ave.
Sunday Social: Drag & Burlesque
Sep26
Theatre & Performing Arts

Sunday Social: Drag & Burlesque

We’re back and ready to slay Sunday Funday at Sunday Social–one of our longest-running events–every Sunday starting at 2pm! Chamilla Foxx hosts as DJ Rons…

Sunday September 26
2:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Meeting House Tavern
5025 N Clark St
The Golden Girls: The Lost Episodes, Vol. 5
Sep26
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Golden Girls: The Lost Episodes, Vol. 5

Hell in a Handbag Productions is pleased to welcome back audiences this fall with the return of Chicago’s favorite drag seniors in its long-running parody…

Sunday September 26
3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Leather Archives & Museum
6418 N. Greenview Ave.
Thirteen Days
Sep26
Theatre & Performing Arts

Thirteen Days

A world premiere adaptation of THIRTEEN DAYS by Robert F. Kennedy, his memoir of the Cuban Missile Crisis. On October 16, 1962, long-range Soviet missiles…

Sunday September 26
3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
City Lit Theater Company
1020 W. Bryn Mawr Ave.
Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992
Sep26
Theatre & Performing Arts

Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992

Anna Deavere Smith’s performance piece TWILIGHT: LOS ANGELES, 1992, directed by Tim Rhoze and featuring Jazzma Pryor, tells the story of the Los Angeles riots…

Sunday September 26
3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Noyes Cultural Center
927 Noyes St
Celebrating Sir Andrew Davis, from Mozart to Stravinsky
Sep26
Theatre & Performing Arts

Celebrating Sir Andrew Davis, from Mozart to Stravinsky

Music Director Sir Andrew Davis leads members of the Lyric Opera Orchestra and star soloists in a rousing concert that celebrates his remarkable career at…

Sunday September 26
6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Lyric Opera House
20 N Wacker Drive
Songs for a New World
Sep26
Theatre & Performing Arts

Songs for a New World

It’s about one moment. It’s about hitting the wall and having to make a choice… or take a stand… or turn around and go back.…

Sunday September 26
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Howard Street Theatre
721 Howard St.
Goodnight, Absalom!
Sep26
Theatre & Performing Arts

Goodnight, Absalom!

It’s “GOODNIGHT, ABSALOM!”, the latest stage production from the Fox & Beggar Theater! This surreal dark comedy fuses STREET THEATER, PUPPETRY, and CONTEMPORARY DANCE into…

Sunday September 26
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Vaudeville Urban Farm
3240 W Carroll Ave
ChiTown Movies Drive-In Theatre
Sep26
Theatre & Performing Arts

ChiTown Movies Drive-In Theatre

A fun and safe outdoor movie experience every night at ChiTown Movies! Enjoy blockbuster and classic movies under the stars at our permanent drive-in located…

Sunday September 26
8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Chitown Movies
2343 S throop St
Storytelling at Stone Temple Peace Garden
Sep27
Theatre & Performing Arts

Storytelling at Stone Temple Peace Garden

Join Open Books, Stone Temple Baptist Church, and our partners for a free story time for kids of all ages each Monday beginning in June…

Monday September 27
2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Stone Temple Peace Garden
3622 W Douglas Blvd
Celebrating Sir Andrew Davis, from Mozart to Stravinsky
Sep27
Theatre & Performing Arts

Celebrating Sir Andrew Davis, from Mozart to Stravinsky

Music Director Sir Andrew Davis leads members of the Lyric Opera Orchestra and star soloists in a rousing concert that celebrates his remarkable career at…

Monday September 27
6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Lyric Opera House
20 N Wacker Drive
Songs for a New World
Sep27
Theatre & Performing Arts

Songs for a New World

It’s about one moment. It’s about hitting the wall and having to make a choice… or take a stand… or turn around and go back.…

Monday September 27
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Howard Street Theatre
721 Howard St.
ChiTown Movies Drive-In Theatre
Sep27
Theatre & Performing Arts

ChiTown Movies Drive-In Theatre

A fun and safe outdoor movie experience every night at ChiTown Movies! Enjoy blockbuster and classic movies under the stars at our permanent drive-in located…

Monday September 27
8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Chitown Movies
2343 S throop St
Celebrating Sir Andrew Davis, from Mozart to Stravinsky
Sep28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Celebrating Sir Andrew Davis, from Mozart to Stravinsky

Music Director Sir Andrew Davis leads members of the Lyric Opera Orchestra and star soloists in a rousing concert that celebrates his remarkable career at…

Tuesday September 28
6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Lyric Opera House
20 N Wacker Drive
ChiTown Movies Drive-In Theatre
Sep28
Theatre & Performing Arts

ChiTown Movies Drive-In Theatre

A fun and safe outdoor movie experience every night at ChiTown Movies! Enjoy blockbuster and classic movies under the stars at our permanent drive-in located…

Tuesday September 28
8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Chitown Movies
2343 S throop St
Blue Man Group at the Briar Street Theater
Sep29
Jan9
Theatre & Performing Arts

Blue Man Group at the Briar Street Theater

Enjoy a performance of the legendary Blue Man Group, one of Chicago’s longest-running shows, at the Briar Street Theater. This worldwide performance troupe, whose hilarious…

Wednesday September 29, 2021
12:00 a.m.Sunday January 9, 2022
12:00 a.m.
Briar Street Theater
3133 N Halsted St
Forging a New Path
Sep29
Theatre & Performing Arts

Forging a New Path

Wednesday, September 29 12:15-1:15 PM at DePaul Art Museum (935 W Fullerton Ave) Free Program In the words of former Chicago Tribune classical music critic…

Wednesday September 29
12:15 p.m.1:15 p.m.
DePaul Art Museum
935 W Fullerton Ave.
Brighton Beach Memoirs
Sep29
Theatre & Performing Arts

Brighton Beach Memoirs

Dreaming of baseball and girls, Eugene must cope with the mundane existence of his family life in Brooklyn: formidable mother, overworked father, and his worldly…

Wednesday September 29
1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Citadel Theatre
300 S. Waukegan Road
Lyric Opera’s Elixir of Love
Sep29
Theatre & Performing Arts

Lyric Opera’s Elixir of Love

September 26 (matinee), 29(matinee), October 2, 5, 8 No operatic hero is more endearing than Nemorino, who pines for the flirtatious Adina. She’s the owner…

Wednesday September 29
2:00 p.m.
Lyric Opera of Chicago
20 N. Wacker Dr., Ste. 860
What are the components of a thriving ecosystem for new music?
Sep29
Theatre & Performing Arts

What are the components of a thriving ecosystem for new music?

Wednesday, September 29 4:30-6:00 PM at DePaul Art Museum (935 W Fullerton Ave) Free Program Hear representatives of Chicago’s arts community discuss what it takes…

Wednesday September 29
4:30 p.m.6:00 p.m.
DePaul Art Museum
935 W Fullerton Ave.
Celebrating Sir Andrew Davis, from Mozart to Stravinsky
Sep29
Theatre & Performing Arts

Celebrating Sir Andrew Davis, from Mozart to Stravinsky

Music Director Sir Andrew Davis leads members of the Lyric Opera Orchestra and star soloists in a rousing concert that celebrates his remarkable career at…

Wednesday September 29
6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Lyric Opera House
20 N Wacker Drive
Blue Man Group
Sep29
Theatre & Performing Arts

Blue Man Group

Theatrical phenomenon Blue Man Group has resumed its Chicago Residency at Briar Street Theatre. Blue Man Group is a dynamic combination of art, music, comedy…

Wednesday September 29
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Briar Street Theatre
3133 N. Halsted Street
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