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TimeLine Theatre Company
  • TimeLine Theatre Company, named one of the nation's top 10 emerging professional theatres (American Theatre Wing, founder of the Tony Awards®, 2011), Best Theatre in Chicago (Chicago magazine, 2011) and the nation's theater "Company of the Year" (The Wall Street Journal, 2010), was founded in April 1997 with a mission to present stories inspired by history that connect with today's social and political issues. Over its first 18 seasons, TimeLine presented 63 productions, including nine world premieres and 24 Chicago premieres, and launched the Living History Education Program, now in its ninth year of bringing the company's mission to life for students in Chicago Public Schools. Recipient of the Alford-Axelson Award for Nonprofit Managerial Excellence and the Richard Goodman Strategic Planning Award from the Association for Strategic Planning, TimeLine has received 52 Jeff Awards, including an award for Outstanding Production 11 times over the past 15 seasons.
    • Theater & Performing Arts
      Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday until 7/23/2017
      “We all got sadness. But I like to turn mine into fire, baby. What you do with yours?” A dynamic and jazz-infused drama... Read More
      TimeLine Theatre Company
    • Theater & Performing Arts
      Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday until 11/12/2017
      “If you stick round long enough, the same ideas come round again and again. Wearing a different coloured tie.” A portrait of a dynamic... Read More
      TimeLine Theatre Company
    • Theater & Performing Arts
      Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday until 12/17/2017
      “Leave behind the stranglehold of convention and loosen your corset, you will breathe much better.” A story of awakening, equality,... Read More
      TimeLine Theatre Company
    • Boy
      Theater & Performing Arts
      Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday until 3/18/2018
      "I chose my name. I chose it." A moving and poignant story, inspired by true events, about a search for personal identity and... Read More
      TimeLine Theatre Company
    • Theater & Performing Arts
      Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday until 7/01/2018
      “Everything in the world, that all just rushing right past you, like you a signpost stuck straight in the ground.” Inspired by true... Read More
      TimeLine Theatre Company