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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.”

- Past attendee

“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!”

- Past attendee

“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 15, 2020
Spoken Word
Feb 15
Feb 18
Saturday February 15
8:00 p.m.Tuesday February 18
9:30 p.m.
February 16, 2020
Spoken Word
Feb 16
Feb 20
Sunday February 16
3:00 p.m.Thursday February 20
5:00 p.m.
February 17, 2020
Madama Butterfly
Feb 17
Drama, Musical
Madama Butterfly
  • Presented by
    Lyric Opera of Chicago
  • $30
Monday February 17
7:00 p.m.
Lyric Opera of Chicago
20 N. Wacker Dr., Ste. 860

Loop

Labyrinth
Feb 17
Drama
Labyrinth
  • Presented by
    Broken Nose Theatre
  • PWYC, $15, $30
Monday February 17
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
The Den Theatre
1331 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Wicker Park / Bucktown

Roan @ the Gates
Feb 17
Drama
Roan @ the Gates
  • Presented by
    American Blues Theater
  • $15
Monday February 17
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Stage 773
1225 W. Belmont Ave.

Lakeview

Voice of Good Hope
Feb 17
Drama
Voice of Good Hope
  • Presented by
    City Lit Theater Company
  • $15
Monday February 17
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
City Lit Theater Company
1020 W. Bryn Mawr Ave.

Edgewater

February 18, 2020
BUG
Feb 18
Drama
BUG
  • Presented by
    Steppenwolf Theatre Company
  • $30
Tuesday February 18
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Kill Move Paradise
Feb 18
Drama
Kill Move Paradise
  • Presented by
    TimeLine Theatre Company
  • $15
Tuesday February 18
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
TimeLine Theatre Company
615 W. Wellington Avenue
Stick Fly
Feb 18
Drama
Stick Fly
  • Presented by
    Writers Theatre
  • $30
Tuesday February 18
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Writers Theatre
325 Tudor Court
Glencoe
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
February 19, 2020
BUG
Feb 19
Drama
BUG
  • Presented by
    Steppenwolf Theatre Company
  • $30
Wednesday February 19
2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The Queen of Spades
Feb 19
Drama, Musical
The Queen of Spades
  • Presented by
    Lyric Opera of Chicago
  • $30
Wednesday February 19
2:00 p.m.5:45 p.m.
Lyric Opera of Chicago
20 N. Wacker Dr., Ste. 860

Loop

BUG
Feb 19
Drama
BUG
  • Presented by
    Steppenwolf Theatre Company
  • $30
Wednesday February 19
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Failure: A Love Story
Feb 19
Drama
Failure: A Love Story
  • Presented by
    Columbia College Chicago
  • $7
Wednesday February 19
7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Getz Theatre Center
72 E. 11th Street

South Loop

Graveyard Shift
Feb 19
Wednesday February 19
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Goodman Theatre
170 N. Dearborn St.

Loop

How A Boy Falls
Feb 19
Drama
How A Boy Falls
  • Presented by
    Northlight Theatre
  • $30
Wednesday February 19
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
North Shore Center for the Performing Arts in Skokie
9501 Skokie Blvd.
Skokie
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
Roe
Feb 19
Wednesday February 19
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Goodman Theatre
170 N. Dearborn St.

Loop

Stick Fly
Feb 19
Drama
Stick Fly
  • Presented by
    Writers Theatre
  • $30
Wednesday February 19
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Writers Theatre
325 Tudor Court
Glencoe
Sold out
The Boys in the Band
Feb 19
Drama
The Boys in the Band
  • Presented by
    Windy City Playhouse
  • $30
Wednesday February 19
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Windy City Playhouse
3014 W. Irving Park Rd.

Irving Park

The Rover
Feb 19
Drama
The Rover
  • Presented by
    The Theatre School at DePaul University
  • $10.00
Wednesday February 19
7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Watts Theatre
2350 N Racine Ave

Lincoln Park

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

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
Poison
Feb 19
Drama
Poison
  • Presented by
    The Plagiarists
  • $10
Wednesday February 19
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Berger Park Coach House
6205 N Sheridan
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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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