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Brewing Up Laughs
Oct26
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Brewing Up Laughs

Chicago’s best comedians from HBO and zanies/laugh factory brought to Irving Park. Eris provides the great food and drinks.

Wednesday October 26
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Eris Brewery and Cider House
4240 W Irving Park Rd
Cabaret ZaZou presents LUMINAIRE
Oct26
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,…

Wednesday October 26
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Spiegeltent – Cambria Hotel
32 W. Randolph
SWEENEY TODD: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Oct26
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…

Wednesday October 26
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Chopin Theatre
1543 W Division St.
Drunk Shakespeare
Oct26
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…

Wednesday October 26
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)
Routes by Rachel De-lahay, directed by Mikael Burke
Oct27
Theatre & Performing Arts

Routes by Rachel De-lahay, directed by Mikael Burke

Remy Bumppo Theatre Company presents the American premiere of Routes by Rachel De-lahay, directed by Mikael Burke Running October 12 – November 20, 2022  …

Thursday October 27
8:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Theater Wit
1229 W. Belmont Ave.
Festival au Cinéma
Oct27
Theatre & Performing Arts

Festival au Cinéma

Haven Chicago is pleased to present its first annual Festival au Cinéma, the company’s new platform for visionary and innovative filmmakers and media artists staking their claim in…

Thursday October 27
10:00 a.m.10:00 p.m.
The Den Theatre
1331 N. Milwaukee Ave.
The Three Little Pigs
Oct27
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Three Little Pigs

Meet Roxanne, Petunia, and Babe…three Sister Piggies who set out to build their own houses. Roxanne (the Rock’n Roll Pig) builds hers out of Sticks,…

Thursday October 27
10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Beverly Arts Center
2407 W. 111th Street
Southern Gothic
Oct27
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…

Thursday October 27
3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
The Playhouse at Petterino’s
150 N Dearborn
Beauty And The Beast Cocktail Experience
Oct27
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…

Thursday October 27
5:30 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
Southern Gothic
Oct27
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…

Thursday October 27
7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
The Playhouse at Petterino’s
150 N Dearborn
Cabaret ZaZou presents LUMINAIRE
Oct27
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,…

Thursday October 27
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Spiegeltent – Cambria Hotel
32 W. Randolph
SWEENEY TODD: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Oct27
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…

Thursday October 27
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Chopin Theatre
1543 W Division St.
William Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar
Oct27
Theatre & Performing Arts

William Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar

William Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar Directed by Charles Askenaizer Associate Director: Tristan Odenkirk When Caesar’s military prowess and mass popularity put absolute power within his reach,…

Thursday October 27
7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Invictus Theatre Company’s Reginald Vaughn Theater
1106 W. Thorndale Avenue
House of the Exquisite Corpse
Oct27
Theatre & Performing Arts

House of the Exquisite Corpse

Dare to enter the HOUSE OF THE EXQUISITE CORPSE, a horror peep-show puppet-theater anthology! Following last year’s spectacular debut, HOUSE OF THE EXQUISITE CORPSE has taken…

Thursday October 27
7:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Chopin Theatre
1543 W Division St.
Drunk Shakespeare
Oct27
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…

Thursday October 27
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)
Ecole des Sables: Rite of Spring/Common Grounds[s]
Oct27
Theatre & Performing Arts

Ecole des Sables: Rite of Spring/Common Grounds[s]

Pina Bausch’s The Rite of Spring (1975) is danced by a newly assembled company of dancers from 14 African countries. In this pioneering work, with music…

Thursday October 27
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Frankenstreisand
Oct27
Theatre & Performing Arts

Frankenstreisand

The music… the mem’ries… the magic… the dog cloning! This Halloween season, Hell in a Handbag Productions kicks off its 2022-23 season with the world…

Thursday October 27
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Red VR
4702 N. Ravenswood Ave.
Grieg Piano Concerto and Prokofiev 6
Oct27
Theatre & Performing Arts

Grieg Piano Concerto and Prokofiev 6

Prokofiev’s Sixth Symphony was a risky undertaking in post-World War II Russia: a personal meditation on suffering and loss that he described as agitated, lyrical…

Thursday October 27
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.

220 S. Michigan Ave.
Midwest Premiere: Refuge
Oct27
Theatre & Performing Arts

Midwest Premiere: Refuge

Midwest Premiere! Refuge weaves passionate and driving original music with the charm of artistic puppetry to share a bilingual tale of determination, grit, and hope.…

Thursday October 27
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
721 Howard
Orlando
Oct27
Theatre & Performing Arts

Orlando

Orlando has savored all that life could offer to an exquisite young nobleman. He is discontent despite romances with Elizabeth I, a Russian Princess, and…

Thursday October 27
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Loyola University Chicago
1032 W. Sheridan Rd
Orlando
Oct27
Oct29
Theatre & Performing Arts

Orlando

Orlando has savored all that life could offer to an exquisite young nobleman. He is discontent despite romances with Elizabeth I, a Russian Princess, and…

Thursday October 27
7:30 p.m.Saturday October 29
9:00 p.m.
Mundelein Center For The Fine & Performing Arts
1020 W Sheridan Rd
Botticelli in the Fire
Oct27
Theatre & Performing Arts

Botticelli in the Fire

First Floor Theater is pleased to launch its Tenth Season with the Chicago premiere of Jordan Tannahill’s Botticelli in the Fire, a hot-blooded queering of…

Thursday October 27
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Den Theatre
1331 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Windwalkers
Oct27
Theatre & Performing Arts

Windwalkers

$20 General Admission. $25 Special Reserve. Ticket sales will be live by September 16th through The Den Theatre’s box office. Welcome to Windwater, Colorado, circa…

Thursday October 27
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Den Theatre
1331 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Comedy Hour at Annoyance Theatre
Oct28
Oct29
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 28
12:00 a.m.Saturday October 29
1:00 a.m.
Annoyance Theatre & Bar
851 W. Belmont Ave., 2nd Fl.
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