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Links Hall Announces Co-MISSION Curatorial Residency Beginning May 5
May5
Jun25
Theatre & Performing Arts

Links Hall Announces Co-MISSION Curatorial Residency Beginning May 5

Links Hall, located at 3111 N. Western Ave., is proud to announce the organization’s Co-MISSION Curatorial Residency program. The program will support its Co-MISSION Curators-in-Residence,…

Friday, May 5th
7:00 p.m.Sunday, June 25th
8:30 p.m.
Links Hall
3111 N Western Ave
What the Constitution Means to Me
May10
Jul2
Theatre & Performing Arts

What the Constitution Means to Me

The first Chicago-based production of the Tony Award-nominated Pulitzer Prize finalist! Fifteen-year-old Heidi earned her college tuition by winning Constitutional debate competitions across the United…

Wednesday, May 10thSunday, July 2nd
TimeLine Theatre Company
615 W. Wellington Avenue
Little Red Riding Hood
May24
Aug4
Theatre & Performing Arts

Little Red Riding Hood

Chicago Kids Company – Theater for Children (CKC) presents Little Red Riding Hood, a one-hour musical adaptation! Don’t Stray From the Path! That’s the advice…

Wednesday, May 24th
10:30 a.m.Friday, August 4th
11:30 a.m.
Hadestown
Jun20
Jun25
Theatre & Performing Arts

Hadestown

HADESTOWN, winner of eight 2019 Tony Awards® including Best New Musical and the 2020 Grammy® Award for Best Musical Theater Album, is an acclaimed new…

Tuesday, June 20thSunday, June 25th
CIBC Theatre
18 West Monroe Street
Lucy and Charlie’s Honeymoon
Jun21
Jun22
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Lucy and Charlie’s Honeymoon

Hooray! Lucy and Charlie just got hitched…and they’re embracing the worst of the American dream. They do what they want. Take what they want. They’re…

Wednesday, June 21st
7:00 p.m.Thursday, June 22nd
9:00 p.m.
Lookingglass Theatre Company
821 N. Michigan Ave.
Cabaret ZaZou
Jun22
Theatre & Performing Arts

Cabaret ZaZou

Cabaret ZaZou is a unique entertainment experience where raucous comedy, extraordinary live music, international cirque performances, and a multi-course feast collide. As guests enter the…

Thursday, June 22nd
Spiegeltent – Cambria Hotel
32 W. Randolph
The Who’s Tommy
Jun22
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Who’s Tommy

The groundbreaking pop-culture musical sensation is reimagined in a new production. Myth and spectacle combine in a fresh reinvention of The Who’s exhilarating 1969 rock…

Thursday, June 22nd
Goodman Theatre
170 N. Dearborn St.
Abena Joan Brown Summer Arts Camp 2023
Jun22
Theatre & Performing Arts

Abena Joan Brown Summer Arts Camp 2023

Summer Arts Camp is back at eta!!! Register your child now for another great summer of learning drama, dance and music. This is a perfect…

Thursday, June 22nd
8:30 a.m.3:30 p.m.
eta Creative Arts Foundation
7558 S South Chicago Ave
Pinocchio
Jun22
Theatre & Performing Arts

Pinocchio

Chicago Kids Company – Theater for Children (CKC) presents Pinocchio, a one-hour musical adaptation! Can you help Pinocchio make the right choices and become a…

Thursday, June 22nd
10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Beverly Arts Center
2407 W. 111th Street
Peter Pan & the Pirates
Jun22
Theatre & Performing Arts

Peter Pan & the Pirates

The swashbuckling, action-packed, musical that never grows old! LIVE! ON STAGE! Join Peter, Wendy and Tinker Bell as they fly off to Neverland in search…

Thursday, June 22nd
10:30 a.m.11:40 a.m.
Jedlicka Performing Arts Center
3801 S. Central Ave
Lucy and Charlie’s Honeymoon
Jun22
Jun23
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Lucy and Charlie’s Honeymoon

Hooray! Lucy and Charlie just got hitched…and they’re embracing the worst of the American dream. They do what they want. Take what they want. They’re…

Thursday, June 22nd
1:30 p.m.Friday, June 23rd
3:30 p.m.
Lookingglass Theatre Company
821 N. Michigan Ave.
Drunk Shakespeare
Jun22
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Drunk Shakespeare

Five classically-trained actors meet as members of “The Drunk Shakespeare Society.” One drinks at least 5 shots of whiskey and then attempts to perform a…

Thursday, June 22nd
5:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)
Week Three of Firebird free dance pop-up performances
Jun22
Theatre & Performing Arts

Week Three of Firebird free dance pop-up performances

As part of Chicago Park District’s Night Out in the Parks series, 2023 Guggenheim Fellow in Choreography Nejla Yatkin will surprise visitors in parks around…

Thursday, June 22nd
6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Lincoln Park
1000 W Armitage Ave
Lil Weenieprov
Jun22
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Lil Weenieprov

The show consists of three small teams (of four people and under) performing improv sets. At the end of the show, all three teams combine…

Thursday, June 22nd
7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
The Lincoln Lodge Theater
2040 N. Milwaukee Ave.
New Dances 2023
Jun22
Theatre & Performing Arts

New Dances 2023

Thodos Dance Chicago and DanceWorks Chicago are excited to collaborate on New Dances 2023 and continue a shared tradition of developing choreographic talent and serving Chicago’s dance community. Originating…

Thursday, June 22nd
7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
The Ruth Page Center for the Arts
1016 N. Dearborn St.
Lucy and Charlie’s Honeymoon
Jun22
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Lucy and Charlie’s Honeymoon

Hooray! Lucy and Charlie just got hitched…and they’re embracing the worst of the American dream. They do what they want. Take what they want. They’re…

Thursday, June 22nd
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Lookingglass Theatre Company
821 N. Michigan Ave.
PUFFS, or, Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic
Jun22
Theatre & Performing Arts

PUFFS, or, Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic

Otherworld Theatre Company, the premier sci-fi and fantasy theatre company in North America, stages Matt Cox’s PUFFS, or, Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain…

Thursday, June 22nd
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Otherworld Theatre
3914 N. Clark St.
Hadestown
Jun22
Theatre & Performing Arts

Hadestown

HADESTOWN, winner of eight 2019 Tony Awards® including Best New Musical and the 2020 Grammy® Award for Best Musical Theater Album, is an acclaimed new…

Thursday, June 22nd
7:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
CIBC Theatre
18 West Monroe Street
Shaw Vs. Tunney
Jun22
Theatre & Performing Arts

Shaw Vs. Tunney

By Douglas Post Based on The Prizefighter and The Playwright  by Jay R. Tunney This world premiere production tells the true  story of a deep…

Thursday, June 22nd
7:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Theater Wit
1229 W. Belmont Ave.
The Spongebob Musical
Jun22
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

The Spongebob Musical

When the citizens of Bikini Bottom discover that a volcano will soon erupt and destroy their humble home, SpongeBob and his friends must come together to save…

Thursday, June 22nd
7:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Chopin Theatre
1543 W Division St.
West Side Story
Jun22
Theatre & Performing Arts

West Side Story

In 2019, Lyric’s larger-than-life new production and company premiere of West Side Story took Chicago by storm with sold-out performances. With the lush sound of the Lyric…

Thursday, June 22nd
7:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Lyric Opera House
20 N Wacker Drive
The Roar Speakeasy: A Prohibition Era Experience
Jun22
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Roar Speakeasy: A Prohibition Era Experience

Go back in time to Chicago’s Prohibition Era at The Roar on Rush! A lively Speakeasy that lights the way to a hidden 4-room cocktail…

Thursday, June 22nd
7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Roar on Rush
437 N. Rush Street
Agnes of God
Jun22
Theatre & Performing Arts

Agnes of God

Redtwist Theatre concludes its 2023 season with its next production, Agnes of God, written by John Pielmeier and directed by Clare Brennan, featuring Redtwist Ensemble…

Thursday, June 22nd
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Redtwist Theatre
1044 W. Bryn Mawr Ave
Another Marriage
Jun22
Theatre & Performing Arts

Another Marriage

You meet. You marry. You have kids. That’s the way it always goes. Or is it? What if your story changes? What would it cost? Another…

Thursday, June 22nd
7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Steppenwolf Theatre Company
1650 N. Halsted St.
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