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WORKING: A Musical – localized
WORKING: A Musical – localized

WORKING: A MUSICAL – Localized  is a documentary multimedia music theater piece, weaving interviews from both past and present, including people living within blocks of…

Beauty and the Beast
Beauty and the Beast

Chicago Kids Company – Theater for Children (CKC) presents Beauty and the Beast.  Don’t miss Chicago Kids Company’s newest show! Full of comedy, romance, and…

Anything Goes
Anything Goes

CHICAGO – Porchlight Music Theatre’s 90th Anniversary production of Cole Porter’s crown jewel musical comedy, Anything Goes, with music and lyrics by Cole Porter, original…

Mrs. Claus! A Holiday Musical
Mrs. Claus! A Holiday Musical

Chicago Kids Company – Theater for Children (CKC) presents Mrs. Claus! A Holiday Musical. This holiday classic and audience favorite returns for its 24th year.…

Mrs. Claus! A Holiday Musical
Mrs. Claus! A Holiday Musical

Chicago Kids Company – Theater for Children (CKC) presents Mrs. Claus! A Holiday Musical. This holiday classic and audience favorite returns for its 24thyear. Our…

Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!
Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!

Based on the award-winning children’s book by Mo Willems, audiences can now hop on board for an unforgettable ride! It’s not easy being the Pigeon ……

Once On This Island
Once On This Island

Once on This Island (A Musical) Book & Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens Music by Stephen Flaherty Directed by Aaron Reese Boseman Choreography by Florence Walker-Harris…

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical
Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

Before she was the Carole King we know today, she was a young songwriter from Brooklyn trying to make a name for herself. Beautiful –…

Peter Pan
Peter Pan

This high-flying musical has been thrilling audiences of all ages for close to 70 years and is now being brought back to life in a…

Mrs. Doubtfire
Mrs. Doubtfire

Everyone’s favorite Scottish nanny is headed to Chicago in an internationally acclaimed new hit musical critics call “wonderful, heart-warming, and laugh-out-loud funny” (Manchester Evening News)…

Girl from the North Country
Girl from the North Country

Girl from the North Country reimagines 20 legendary songs of Bob Dylan as they’ve never been heard before, including “Forever Young,” “All Along The Watchtower,” “Hurricane,”…

Shrek: The Musical
Shrek: The Musical

Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, Shrek: The Musical brings your favorite animated characters to life, from Fiona to Donkey to the Gingerbread Cookie’s…

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