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Commedia Divina: It’s Worse Than That
Commedia Divina: It’s Worse Than That

This fall, The Conspirators theater is proud to present COMMEDIA DIVINA: IT’S WORSE THAN THAT, written by Sid Feldman and directed by Wm. Bullion. Held…

Barefoot in the Park
Barefoot in the Park

Neil Simon’s romantic comedy about free spirit Corie and uptight lawyer Paul, who discover what love and marriage truly are. When the newlyweds invite Corie’s…

2 Pianos 4 Hands
2 Pianos 4 Hands

A talented duo of would-be concert pianists trade stories of pushy parents, eccentric teachers, endless practice, and dreams of stardom. Piano wizardry and roaring comedy…

Brooklyn Laundry
Brooklyn Laundry

Fran is chronically single, has piles of bills, and finds Owen obnoxious. Owen has a bad back, runs a laundry, and thinks Fran is gloomy.…

Harvey
Harvey

Harvey, a Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy by Mary Chase, is the story of a perfect gentleman, Elwood P. Dowd, and his best friend, Harvey — a…

The Jinkx & DeLa Holiday Show
The Jinkx & DeLa Holiday Show

You better watch out, you better not cry, because “The Queens of Christmas” (Entertainment Weekly) are coming back to the Auditorium Theatre with a brand…

The Second City: “What The Elf?”
The Second City: “What The Elf?”

The Second City returns with heaping serving of seasonal satire that is the perfect alternative to those same old holiday shows. Nothing is off limits…

Kringle’s Window
Kringle’s Window

Becka, a twelve-year-old computer whiz, heeds her friend’s advice and tells her eight-year-old sister Boomer that Santa Claus isn’t real. Becka’s father, recently separated from…

Sleeping with Beauty
Sleeping with Beauty

In this adult pantomime by Tom Whalley, author of last season’s Jack off the Beanstalk, Princess A’whora has finally come of age, though a terrible…

Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley
Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley

Playhouse Theatre | $44 Adult | $42 SeniorA charming holiday sequel to Pride and Prejudice! by Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon Directed by Amelia Barrett It’s…

She Loves Me
She Loves Me

Set in a 1930s European perfumery, we meet shop clerks, Amalia and Georg, who, more often than not, don’t see eye to eye. After both…

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