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Chicago Theatre Week

Experience Chicago’s fearless theatre scene for just $15 or $30 (or less!) from Feb. 13 – 23, 2020. Chicago Theatre Week features value-priced tickets to more than 100 performances at theatres across the city, from musicals to improv to dramas and beyond.

Chicago Theatre Week is presented by the League of Chicago Theatres in partnership with Choose Chicago. Now in its 8th year, the highly anticipated event allows visitors and locals to sample the extraordinary range of theatrical offerings throughout the Chicago area.

See below for the participating shows and Theatre Week offer details! At these special prices, tickets – which are on sale now – will go fast. For updates and announcements, follow @ChicagoPlays on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter – or sign up for Theatre Week emails. #CTW20

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“We look forward to this each year as an opportunity to attend performances we wouldn’t normally go to.”

- Past attendee

“A great opportunity to see a variety of theater, dance at affordable prices. Experiences were terrific.”

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“It’s a wonderful addition to the Chicago theatre scene.”

- Past attendee

“It was AMAZING! There is so much fabulous theater in Chicago - and this makes it more accessible for all of us.”

- Past attendee

“Loved it, great deals, loads of shows, encouraged me to make 2 trips into the city!”

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“I love that Chicago Theatre Week has such a variety of shows. It’s a great way to try a new theatre at a discounted cost.”

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February 18, 2020
FUDGE
Feb 18
Tuesday February 18
8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
The iO Theater
1501 N. Kingsbury St.

Lincoln Park

Improvised Jane Austen
Feb 18
Comedy
Improvised Jane Austen
  • Presented by
    iO Theater
  • $10
Tuesday February 18
8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The iO Theater
1501 N. Kingsbury St.

Lincoln Park

Men Are From Mars – Women Are From Venus LIVE!
Feb 18
Tuesday February 18
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Plano
Feb 18
Comedy, Drama
Plano
  • Presented by
    First Floor Theater
  • $15
Tuesday February 18
8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
1700 Theatre at Steppenwolf Theatre Company
1650 N Halsted
The Late 90s
Feb 18
Tuesday February 18
8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
The iO Theater
1501 N. Kingsbury St.

Lincoln Park

The Second City’s Black History Month Show
Feb 18
Tuesday February 18
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Second City
230 West North Ave, 3rd Floor

Old Town

February 19, 2020
The Secret of My Success
Feb 19
Comedy, Musical
The Secret of My Success
  • Presented by
    Paramount Theatre
  • $30
Wednesday February 19
7:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Paramount Theatre
23 E Galena Blvd
Aurora
Drunk Shakespeare
Feb 19
Comedy
Drunk Shakespeare
  • Presented by
    Drunk Shakespeare
  • $15, $30
Wednesday February 19
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)

Loop

Rabbit Summer
Feb 19
Comedy, Drama
Rabbit Summer
  • Presented by
    Redtwist Theatre
  • $15
Wednesday February 19
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Redtwist Theatre
1044 W. Bryn Mawr Ave
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
Feb 19
Wednesday February 19
7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Patrick O’Malley Theatre
431 S. Wabash Ave., 7th Floor
Top Girls
Feb 19
Comedy, Drama
Top Girls
  • Presented by
    Remy Bumppo Theatre Company
  • $30
Wednesday February 19
7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Theater Wit
1229 W. Belmont Ave.

Lakeview

Felt: An Improvised Puppet Show
Feb 19
Wednesday February 19
8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
The iO Theater
1501 N. Kingsbury St.

Lincoln Park

Jeeves Saves the Day
Feb 19
Comedy
Jeeves Saves the Day
  • Presented by
    First Folio Theatre
  • $15, $30
Wednesday February 19
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Mayslake Hall
1717 31st St
Oak Brook
Men Are From Mars – Women Are From Venus LIVE!
Feb 19
Wednesday February 19
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Plano
Feb 19
Comedy, Drama
Plano
  • Presented by
    First Floor Theater
  • $15
Wednesday February 19
8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
1700 Theatre at Steppenwolf Theatre Company
1650 N Halsted
Shear Madness
Feb 19
Comedy
Shear Madness
  • Presented by
    Mercury Theater Chicago
  • $30
Wednesday February 19
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Mercury Theater Chicago
3745 North Southport Avenue

Lakeview

The Second City’s Black History Month Show
Feb 19
Wednesday February 19
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Second City
230 West North Ave, 3rd Floor

Old Town

February 20, 2020
Jeeves Saves the Day
Feb 20
Comedy
Jeeves Saves the Day
  • Presented by
    First Folio Theatre
  • $15, $30
Thursday February 20
3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Mayslake Hall
1717 31st St
Oak Brook
The Secret of My Success
Feb 20
Comedy, Musical
The Secret of My Success
  • Presented by
    Paramount Theatre
  • $30
Thursday February 20
7:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Paramount Theatre
23 E Galena Blvd
Aurora
Adaptation
Feb 20
Comedy
Adaptation
  • Presented by
    Theatre Above the Law
  • $15
Thursday February 20
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Jarvis Square Theater
1439 W. Jarvis

Rogers Park

Charley’s Aunt
Feb 20
Comedy
Charley’s Aunt
  • Presented by
    Saint Sebastian Players
  • $15
Thursday February 20
7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
St. Bonaventure Oratory
1625 W Diversey Parkway
Sold out
Do You Feel Anger?
Feb 20
Comedy, Drama
Do You Feel Anger?
  • Presented by
    A Red Orchid Theatre
  • $15
Thursday February 20
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
A Red Orchid Theatre
1531 N Wells St

Old Town

Drunk Shakespeare
Feb 20
Comedy
Drunk Shakespeare
  • Presented by
    Drunk Shakespeare
  • $15, $30
Thursday February 20
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)

Loop

Noises Off
Feb 20
Comedy
Noises Off
  • Presented by
    Metropolis Performing Arts Centre
  • $30
Thursday February 20
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Metropolis Performing Arts Centre
111 W. Campbell St.
Arlington Heights
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Chicago Theatre Week performances take place from February 13 – 23, 2020.


Over 120 productions are participating in Chicago Theatre Week 2020. Participating theatres range from downtown venues to the suburbs, comedies, dramas, musicals, family theatre, and more. Chicago Theatre Week participants are members of the League of Chicago Theatres. For a list of all League members, visit ChicagoPlays.com.


CTW specially-priced tickets are on sale now! All participating shows and Theatre Week offer details are listed on the main Theatre Week website: ChicagoTheatreWeek.com. Please note that tickets are first-come, first-served and subject to availability. Please be aware that some shows have limited quantities available and may sell out quickly, but with plenty of show options, Theatre Week is a great opportunity to see something new!


Don’t worry – there’s amazing theatre happening year-round in Chicago. Check out HotTix.org for an extensive list of half-price tickets for current and upcoming Chicago performances.

Learn more about Chicago theatres at ChicagoPlays.com or check out these 10 hot shows to see in Chicago this month


Contact

For Media/Press Inquiries:
Cathy Taylor Public Relations, Inc.
773-564-9564
cathy@cathytaylorpr.com

For General Inquiries:
League of Chicago Theatres
312-554-9800
ctw@chicagoplays.com

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