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Blue Man Group
Sep30
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…

Thursday September 30
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Briar Street Theatre
3133 N. Halsted Street
ChiTown Movies Drive-In Theatre
Sep30
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…

Thursday September 30
8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Chitown Movies
2343 S throop St
Body Confidence for Queens presents: The Rebirth of Women
Sep30
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Body Confidence for Queens presents: The Rebirth of Women

Body Confidence for Queens (BCQ) is a trailblazing Dance Company native to Chicago, created by CEO and dance extraordinaire Mocha Mocha. BCQ is the place…

Thursday September 30
8:00 p.m.Friday October 1
12:00 a.m.
Bassline
2239 S Michigan Ave
Comedy Hour at Annoyance Theatre
Oct1
Oct2
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 October 1
12:00 a.m.Saturday October 2
1:00 a.m.
Annoyance Theatre & Bar
851 W. Belmont Ave., 2nd Fl.
Sarah Plum: Parameters of Sound
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Sarah Plum: Parameters of Sound

Friday, October 1 11:30 AM-12:15 PM at DePaul Art Museum (935 W Fullerton Ave) Free Program Osnat Netzer: Olive Cotton Tonia Ko: Moves and Remains…

Friday October 1
11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.
DePaul Art Museum
935 W Fullerton Ave.
Ogni Suono
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Ogni Suono

Friday, October 1 12:15-1:00 PM at DePaul Art Museum (935 W Fullerton Ave) Free Program David Reminick: Walking After Midnight Chris-Fisher Lochhead: Chroma Emily Koh:…

Friday October 1
12:15 p.m.1:00 p.m.
DePaul Art Museum
935 W Fullerton Ave.
Jillian DeGroot: Lecture On Silence for Chicago
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Jillian DeGroot: Lecture On Silence for Chicago

Friday, October 1 1:15-1:35 PM at DePaul Art Museum (935 W Fullerton Ave) Free Program Lecture On Silence for Chicago is one iterative culmination of…

Friday October 1
1:15 p.m.1:35 p.m.
DePaul Art Museum
935 W Fullerton Ave.
Muti, Kavakos & Beethoven 7
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Muti, Kavakos & Beethoven 7

Greek virtuoso Leonidas Kavakos performs Brahms’ Violin Concerto, a work that he has recorded with a “wonderful poise and instinctive elegance” (The Guardian). A cornerstone…

Friday October 1
1:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.

220 S. Michigan Ave.
5th Wave Collective
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

5th Wave Collective

Friday, October 1 1:45-2:30 PM at DePaul Art Museum (935 W Fullerton Ave) Free Program Shulamit Ran: Bach-Shards Gabriella Smith: Kisiabaton Stacy Garrop: Athena Triumphant…

Friday October 1
1:45 p.m.2:30 p.m.
DePaul Art Museum
935 W Fullerton Ave.
DePaul Wind Ensemble
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

DePaul Wind Ensemble

Erica Neidlinger, conductor Friday, October 1 3:00-3:15 PM at DePaul University School of Music Holtschneider Performance Center, Gannon Concert Hall (2330 N Halsted St) Free…

Friday October 1
3:00 p.m.3:15 p.m.
DePaul University School of Music Holtschneider Performance Center, Gannon Concert Hall
2330 N Halsted St
Nick Photinos
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Nick Photinos

Friday, October 1 3:15-4:00 PM at DePaul University School of Music Holtschneider Performance Center, Gannon Concert Hall (2330 N Halsted St) Free Program Nathalie Joachim:…

Friday October 1
3:15 p.m.4:00 p.m.
DePaul University School of Music Holtschneider Performance Center, Gannon Concert Hall
2330 N Halsted St
Bach + Beethoven Experience
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Bach + Beethoven Experience

Friday, October 1 3:30-4:15 PM at DePaul University School of Music, Holtschneider Performance Center, Allen Recital Hall (2330 North Halsted St) Free Program Ronnie Kuller:…

Friday October 1
3:30 p.m.4:15 p.m.
DePaul University School of Music Holtschneider Performance Center, Allen Recital Hall
Chicago Wind Project
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Chicago Wind Project

Friday, October 1 4:15-5:00 PM at DePaul University School of Music, Holtschneider Performance Center, Allen Recital Hall (2330 North Halsted St) Free Program Aaron Holloway-Nahum:…

Friday October 1
4:15 p.m.5:00 p.m.
DePaul University School of Music Holtschneider Performance Center, Allen Recital Hall
Fat Pigeon, with Daniel Robles Lizano
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Fat Pigeon, with Daniel Robles Lizano

Friday, October 1 4:30-5:15 PM at DePaul University School of Music, Holtschneider Performance Center, Gannon Hall (2330 North Halsted St) Free Program Collective improvisation

Friday October 1
4:30 p.m.5:15 p.m.
DePaul University School of Music Holtschneider Performance Center, Gannon Concert Hall
2330 N Halsted St
Fulcrum Point New Music Project
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Fulcrum Point New Music Project

Stephen Burns Artistic Director Friday, October 1 5:15-6:00 PM at DePaul University School of Music, Holtschneider Performance Center, Gannon Hall (2330 North Halsted St) Free…

Friday October 1
5:15 p.m.6:00 p.m.
DePaul University School of Music Holtschneider Performance Center, Gannon Concert Hall
2330 N Halsted St
Zafa Collective
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Zafa Collective

Friday, October 1 5:30-6:15 PM at DePaul University School of Music, Holtschneider Performance Center, Allen Recital Hall (2330 North Halsted St) Free Program Liza Sobel:…

Friday October 1
5:30 p.m.6:15 p.m.
DePaul University School of Music Holtschneider Performance Center, Allen Recital Hall
Celebrating Sir Andrew Davis, from Mozart to Stravinsky
Oct1
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…

Friday October 1
6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Lyric Opera House
20 N Wacker Drive
F-PLUS
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

F-PLUS

Friday, October 1 6:15-7:00 PM at DePaul University School of Music, Holtschneider Performance Center, Allen Recital Hall (2330 North Halsted St) Free Program Jessie Montgomery:…

Friday October 1
6:15 p.m.7:00 p.m.
DePaul University School of Music Holtschneider Performance Center, Allen Recital Hall
Angel Bat Dawid and Isaiah Collier
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Angel Bat Dawid and Isaiah Collier

Friday, October 1 6:30-7:15 PM at DePaul University School of Music, Holtschneider Performance Center, Gannon Hall (2330 North Halsted St) Free Program Angel Bat Dawid:…

Friday October 1
6:30 p.m.7:15 p.m.
DePaul University School of Music Holtschneider Performance Center, Gannon Concert Hall
2330 N Halsted St
Dance On The Deck
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Dance On The Deck

DANCE ON THE DECK is a one night only mini festival on October 1st at Hexe Coffee in Avondale. Featuring two premieres by Project Bound…

Friday October 1
6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Hexe Coffe Co
2000 W Diversey Pkwy,
Dear Mom, I’m Gay! The Musical!
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Dear Mom, I’m Gay! The Musical!

A new musical by David Dilsizian. A romantic comedy about a young man coming out to his mother.

Friday October 1
7:00 p.m.
Jarvis Square Theater
1439 W. Jarvis
Dennis Watkins’ The Magic Parlour
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Dennis Watkins’ The Magic Parlour

Acclaimed third-generation magician and mind reader Dennis Watkins’ long-running show, Dennis Watkins’ The Magic Parlour is back at Chicago’s Palmer House Hilton for in-person performances.…

Friday October 1
7:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
DePaul Ensemble 20+, with members of Ensemble Dal Niente
Oct1
Theatre & Performing Arts

DePaul Ensemble 20+, with members of Ensemble Dal Niente

Friday, October 1 7:15-8:00 PM at DePaul University School of Music, Holtschneider Performance Center, Gannon Hall (2330 North Halsted St) Free Program George Lewis: Connectome…

Friday October 1
7:15 p.m.8:00 p.m.
DePaul University School of Music Holtschneider Performance Center, Gannon Concert Hall
2330 N Halsted St
The Golden Girls: The Lost Episodes, Vol. 5
Oct1
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…

Friday October 1
7:30 p.m.
Leather Archives & Museum
6418 N. Greenview Ave.
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