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The Luckiest
May27
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Luckiest

Raven Theatre is pleased to conclude its 2021-22 Season with the Chicago premiere of Melissa Ross’ The Luckiest, a heartfelt and honest look at the journey of…

Friday May 27
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Raven Theatre Company
6157 N. Clark St.
The Magnolia Ballet
May27
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Magnolia Ballet

Ezekiel is a Black teenager with a secret that threatens to destroy his already broken home. He’s haunted by the ghosts of racism, homophobia, and…

Friday May 27
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
The Den Theatre
1331 N. Milwaukee Ave.
The Play That Goes Wrong
May27
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Play That Goes Wrong

What would happen if Sherlock Holmes and Monty Python had an illegitimate Broadway baby? You’d get THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, Broadway & London’s award-winning…

Friday May 27
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
When We Were Young and Unafraid
May27
Theatre & Performing Arts

When We Were Young and Unafraid

AstonRep Theatre Company is pleased to conclude its 2020-21 season with the Chicago premiere of Sarah Treem’s courageous drama When We Were Young and Unafraid,…

Friday May 27
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
The Edge Off Broadway Theatre
1133 W Catalpa Ave.
Richard III
May27
Theatre & Performing Arts

Richard III

The crown:  the symbol of ultimate power and the goal of one of Shakespeare’s most extravagantly charming (and despicable) creations, Richard of Gloucester. As literature’s…

Friday May 27
7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Factory Theater
1623 W. Howard St
Salonen Conducts Ravel & Stravinsky
May27
Theatre & Performing Arts

Salonen Conducts Ravel & Stravinsky

Esa-Pekka Salonen takes listeners on a voyage through astonishing terrains, from Ravel’s exquisite setting of Perrault’s fairy tales to Stravinsky’s 1940s “war symphony,” with its…

Friday May 27
8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Chicago Symphony Center
220 S Michigan Ave
Nicodemus on Stage at Trinity Christian College
May27
Theatre & Performing Arts

Nicodemus on Stage at Trinity Christian College

Provision Theater is thrilled to announce its newest production, NICODEMUS, performing at Trinity Christian College in Palos Heights May 6th – June 5th, 2022. “NICODEMUS…

Friday May 27
8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Trinity Christian College Art & Communications Center
9601 W. College Drive
The Lincoln Lodge
May27
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Lincoln Lodge

The Lincoln Lodge stand-up comedy and variety showcase plays every Friday and Saturday night in Chicago’s glamorous Logan Square! In addition to The Lodge’s rotating…

Friday May 27
8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
The Lincoln Lodge Theater
2040 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Bible Bingo: An Interactive Comedy Experience
May27
Theatre & Performing Arts

Bible Bingo: An Interactive Comedy Experience

Now in its 11th year, Bible Bingo is a hit, long-running, interactive comedy play, written by Vicki Quade. The premise is that Mrs. Mary Margaret…

Friday May 27
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Greenhouse Theater Center
2257 N. Lincoln Ave.
Rasheeda Speaking
May27
Theatre & Performing Arts

Rasheeda Speaking

Shattered Globe Theatre is pleased to present a revival of Chicago writer Joel Drake Johnson’s Rasheeda Speaking, directed by SGT Associate Artistic Director AmBer D.…

Friday May 27
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Theater Wit
1229 W. Belmont Ave.
Salonen Conducts Ravel & Stravinsky
May27
Theatre & Performing Arts

Salonen Conducts Ravel & Stravinsky

Esa-Pekka Salonen takes listeners on a voyage through astonishing terrains, from Ravel’s exquisite setting of Perrault’s fairy tales to Stravinsky’s 1940s “war symphony,” with its…

Friday May 27
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.

220 S. Michigan Ave.
SIX
May28
Theatre & Performing Arts

SIX

Divorced, beheaded, died, divorced, beheaded, survived. After taking Broadway by storm, SIX makes a triumphant return to Chicago this spring. From Tudor Queens to Pop…

Saturday May 28
CIBC Theatre
18 West Monroe Street
Dance Pamoja Challenge®
May28
Sports & Recreation, Theatre & Performing Arts, Virtual Event

Dance Pamoja Challenge®

Get your family up and moving with Red Clay Dance Company’s signature, community wellness program – the Dance Pamoja Challenge! Pamoja means Together in Swahili, and together we can strengthen our…

Saturday May 28
1:30 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Red Clay Dance Company
Virtual Event
Lookingglass Alice
May28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Lookingglass Alice

Lookingglass Alice returns for a fantastical trip down the rabbit hole, through the looking glass, and deep into your heart. The New York Times calls this circus-infused adaptation…

Saturday May 28
2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Water Tower Water Works
821 N. Michigan Ave.
Notes & Letters
May28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Notes & Letters

Underscore Theatre Company celebrates its tenth anniversary season with the world premiere of Notes & Letters featuring book, music and lyrics by Annabelle Lee Revak, based on letters Revak’s great-great…

Saturday May 28
2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Victory Gardens Biograph Theater
2433 North Lincoln Avenue
Carry us forward
May28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Carry us forward

new works by Banks Performance Project and Winifred Haun & Dancers Friday, May 27 at 7:00pm Saturday, May 28 at 3:00pm Hamilton Park Cultural Center…

Saturday May 28
3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Hamilton Park Cultural Center (Englewood)
513 W 72nd St
Carry us forward: new works by Banks Performance Project and Winifred Haun & Dancers
May28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Carry us forward: new works by Banks Performance Project and Winifred Haun & Dancers

Winifred Haun & Dancers and Banks Performance Project will present a shared dance concert of new works at the Hamilton Park Cultural Center in Englewood…

Saturday May 28
3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Hamilton Park Cultural Center (Englewood)
513 W 72nd St
Chicago Dance Month kick off
May28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Chicago Dance Month Kick-Off Celebration

Chicago Dance Month kicks off with an opening celebration featuring a variety of performances from Chicago’s dance community. Featuring performances by Chicago Tap Theater, Chicago Repertory…

Saturday May 28
3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Navy Pier Lake Stage
699-601 E Grand Ave Chicago
Middle Passage at Lifeline Theatre
May28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Middle Passage at Lifeline Theatre

Lifeline Theatre presents Middle Passage directed by Lifeline Artistic Director Ilesa Duncan April 25 – June 5 at Lifeline Theatre, 6912 N. Glenwood Ave. Middle…

Saturday May 28
4:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Lifeline Theatre
6912 N. Glenwood Ave.
Late Nite Catechism
May28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Late Nite Catechism

Call it Loretta Young meets Carol Burnett and Whoopi Goldberg. Late Nite Catechism part catechism class, part stand-up routine. Written by Vicki Quade & Maripat…

Saturday May 28
5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Greenhouse Theater Center
2257 N. Lincoln Ave.
Hades Danse Macabre
May28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Hades Danse Macabre

Hades Danse Macabre Open Friday the 13th of May Danse Macabre is seeking joyful souls to join an immersive journey into the nightscape to reveal…

Saturday May 28
7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
River Park Field House Theatre
5100 North Francisco Ave
On The Greenbelt
May28
Theatre & Performing Arts

On The Greenbelt

Strawdog Theatre Company, Chicago’s newest free theater, returns this spring with the world premiere of On The Greenbelt, a serio-comic play that jumps between past…

Saturday May 28
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Links Hall
3111 North Western Avenue, Chicago, IL 60618
The World Premiere of Seven Days at Sea by By Martha Hansen and Directed By Margaret Knapp
May28
Theatre & Performing Arts

The World Premiere of Seven Days at Sea by By Martha Hansen and Directed By Margaret Knapp

“I wrote this, my first play, as I feel older women’s voices are rarely heard and it has been a humbling experience. As one friend…

Saturday May 28
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Edge Theater
5451 N. Broadway St.
Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
May28
Theatre & Performing Arts

Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

George, a professor at a small college, and his wife, Martha, have just returned home, drunk from a Saturday night party when Martha announces that…

Saturday May 28
7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Invictus Theatre Company’s Reginald Vaughn Theater
1106 W. Thorndale Avenue
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