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PUFFS, or, Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic
Mar7
Theatre & Performing Arts

PUFFS, or, Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic

Otherworld Theatre Company, the premier sci-fi and fantasy theatre company in North America, stages Matt Cox’s PUFFS, or, Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain…

Thursday, March 7th
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Otherworld Theatre
3914 N. Clark St.
The Roar Speakeasy: A Prohibition Era Experience
Mar7
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…

Thursday, March 7th
7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Roar on Rush
437 N. Rush Street
BIG LOVE
Mar7
Theatre & Performing Arts

BIG LOVE

[producingbody]’s second show – BIG LOVE by Charles Mee a play – 90 minutes, no intermission. Fifty brides flee their fifty grooms and seek refuge…

Thursday, March 7th
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Chicago Dramatists
1105 W. Chicago Ave. , Chicago, IL, 60642
Music Theater Works: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
Mar7
Theatre & Performing Arts

Music Theater Works: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

WILMETTE, IL – Music Theater Works is proud to announce the cast and creative team for the first production of its 2024 season, The 25th…

Thursday, March 7th
North Shore Center for the Performing Arts in Skokie
9501 Skokie Blvd.
Gil Shaham Plays Mendelssohn
Mar7
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Gil Shaham Plays Mendelssohn

Experience the “brilliant and incisive” (Chicago Tribune) Gil Shaham in Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto, ever popular for its mix of vigor and finesse. Richard Strauss’ tone…

Thursday, March 7th
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Chicago Symphony Center
220 S Michigan Ave
Killing of a Gentleman Defender
Mar7
Theatre & Performing Arts

Killing of a Gentleman Defender

When Martín is hired to create a play for Chicago’s youth about violence on the Southside, he’s conflicted between the Northside institution funding him and…

Thursday, March 7th
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
The Theatre School at DePaul University
2350 N. Racine Ave, Chicago, IL, 60614
Shakespeare’s R & J
Mar7
Theatre & Performing Arts

Shakespeare’s R & J

Four young female prep school students, tired of going through the usual drill of conjugating Latin and other tedious school routines, decide to vary their…

Thursday, March 7th
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Pride Arts Center
4139 N. Broadway, Chicago, IL, 60613
The Matchbox Magic Flute
Mar7
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Matchbox Magic Flute

In her acclaimed signature style, Mary Zimmerman conceives a brand new theatrical adaptation of Mozart’s beloved opera. Playful and imaginative, it’s big music in a…

Thursday, March 7th
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Goodman Theatre
170 N. Dearborn St.
Notes from the Field
Mar7
Theatre & Performing Arts

Notes from the Field

Witness the powerful stories of 19 individuals fighting to overcome and transform America’s education and criminal justice systems. THIS STRIKINGLY INTIMATE PIECE presents snapshots from a…

Thursday, March 7th
7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
TimeLine Theatre Company
615 W. Wellington Ave. , Chicago, IL, 60657
Notes from the Field
Mar7
Theatre & Performing Arts

Notes from the Field

Witness the powerful stories of 19 individuals fighting to overcome and transform America’s education and criminal justice systems. THIS STRIKINGLY INTIMATE PIECE presents snapshots from…

Thursday, March 7th
7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
TimeLine Theatre Company
615 W. Wellington Ave. , Chicago, IL, 60657
In The Back/On The Floor
Mar7
Theatre & Performing Arts

In The Back/On The Floor

IN THE BACK/ON THE FLOOR examines the issues that minimum wage workers face through the lives of several employees at a big-box retail store. Though…

Thursday, March 7th
8:00 p.m.
Chicago Dramatists
1105 W. Chicago Ave. , Chicago, IL, 60642
People Presenting Things
Mar7
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

People Presenting Things

People Presenting Things is an improvised comedy experience like no other. Performers take the stage ready to present a slideshow – but, they have no…

Thursday, March 7th
8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Bughouse Theater
1910 West Irving Park Road, Illinois
Mother Courage and her Children
Mar7
Theatre & Performing Arts

Mother Courage and her Children

Trap Door Theatre’s Mother Courage and her Children has been extended for 2 weeks through March 9th! Mother Courage becomes a parasite of war as she,…

Thursday, March 7th
8:00 p.m.9:50 p.m.
Trap Door Theatre
1655 W. Cortland, Chicago, IL, 60622
Music Theater Works: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
Mar8
Theatre & Performing Arts

Music Theater Works: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

WILMETTE, IL – Music Theater Works is proud to announce the cast and creative team for the first production of its 2024 season, The 25th…

Friday, March 8th
North Shore Center for the Performing Arts in Skokie
9501 Skokie Blvd.
Comedy Hour at Annoyance Theatre
Mar8
Mar9
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, March 8th
12:00 a.m.Saturday, March 9th
1:00 a.m.
Annoyance Theatre & Bar
851 W. Belmont Ave., 2nd Fl.
Topdog/Underdog
Mar8
Apr18
Theatre & Performing Arts

Topdog/Underdog

TOPDOG / UNDERDOG by Suzan-Lori Parks Directed by Aaron Reese Boseman A darkly comic fable of brotherly love and family identity and the way we…

Friday, March 8thThursday, April 18th
Windy City Playhouse
3014 W. Irving Park Rd.
Chicago Danztheatre Ensemble presents the world premiere of “Meditations On Being,”
Mar8
Theatre & Performing Arts

Chicago Danztheatre Ensemble presents the world premiere of “Meditations On Being,”

CHICAGO – Chicago Danztheatre Ensemble (CDE) begins its 22nd season with “Meditations On Being,” March 1 – 9 in the Auditorium at Ebenezer Lutheran Church,…

Friday, March 8th
8:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
1650 W Foster Ave, Chicago, IL 60640
1650 W Foster Ave
Beauty and the Beast
Mar8
Theatre & Performing Arts

Beauty and the Beast

Chicago Kids Company – Theater for Children (CKC) presents Beauty and the Beast.  Don’t miss Chicago Kids Company’s newest show! Full of comedy, romance, and…

Friday, March 8th
10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Beverly Arts Center
2407 W. 111th Street
Gil Shaham Plays Mendelssohn
Mar8
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Gil Shaham Plays Mendelssohn

Experience the “brilliant and incisive” (Chicago Tribune) Gil Shaham in Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto, ever popular for its mix of vigor and finesse. Richard Strauss’ tone…

Friday, March 8th
1:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Chicago Symphony Center
220 S Michigan Ave
Working – A Musical
Mar8
Theatre & Performing Arts

Working – A Musical

Based on Studs Terkel’s best-selling book of interviews with American workers, Working paints a vivid portrait of the workers that the world so often takes…

Friday, March 8th
3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Jedlicka Performing Arts Center
3801 S. Central Ave. , Cicero, IL, 60804
Teatro Zinzanni
Mar8
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Teatro Zinzanni

Tickets are on sale Now at https://zinzanni.com/chicago/ for Love, Chaos, & Dinner ! Teatro Zinzanni returns to the vibrant Chicago Loop inside the velvet walls…

Friday, March 8th
6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Spiegeltent – Cambria Hotel
32 W. Randolph
Artificial Hinstelligence-Community Revue 2024
Mar8
Theatre & Performing Arts

Artificial Hinstelligence-Community Revue 2024

New Year, New You, New Revue! Welcome to 2024! The Community House Players have been keeping score. Of all the laughable, ineffable, and imperious ways…The…

Friday, March 8th
6:45 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Community House
415 West 8th Street
The Infinite Wrench
Mar8
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

The Infinite Wrench

Don’t miss the longest running late-night show in Chicago! At The Infinite Wrench you’ll see 30 original plays in 60 minutes written and performed by…

Friday, March 8th
7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Neo-Futurist Theater
5153 N. Ashland Ave.
22nd Chicago Flamenco Festival
Mar8
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

22nd Chicago Flamenco Festival

Dedicated to the preservation and presentation of the multi-cultural art form of flamenco, Chicago Flamenco Festival returns to the Instituto Cervantes Chicago, celebrating its XXII…

Friday, March 8th
7:00 p.m.8:15 p.m.
Instituto Cervantes of Chicago
31 W. Ohio St
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