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Regional Reviews: Chicago


Theatre Season in Chicago


About Face Theater Company | Akvavit Theatre | American Blues Theater | Artemisia, A Chicago Theatre | Aston Rep Company | Babes with Blades | Big Noise Theatre Company | Black Button Eyes Productions | Black Ensemble Theater Company | Bluebird Arts | BoHo Theatre | Brightside Theatre | Broken Nose Theatre | Buffalo Theatre Ensemble | Chicago Children's Theatre | Citadel Theatre | Chicago Dramatists | Chicago Shakespeare Theater | Circle Theatre | City Lit | Collaboraction | The Comrades | Court Theatre | Drury Lane Oakbrook Terrace Theatre | Eclectic Full Contact Theatre | Eclipse Theatre Company | Emerald City Theatre Company | The Factory Theater | Filament Theatre | First Floor Theater | First Folio Theatre | The Gift Theatre | Goodman Theatre | Griffin Theatre Company | The Haven Theatre | The House Theatre | Idle Muse Theatre Company | Interrobang Theatre Project | Irish Theatre of Chicago | Jackalope Theatre Company | Kokandy Productions | Lifeline Theatre Company | Music Theater Works | Lookingglass Theatre Company | Marriott Theatre | Mercury Theater | Neo-Futurists | The New Colony | Northlight Theatre | Paramount Theatre | Pegasus Theatre | The Plagiarists | Porchlight Music Theatre | Pride Films and Plays | Promethean Theatre Ensemble | Provision Theater Company | Raven Theatre | A Red Orchid Theatre | Red Tape Theatre | Red Theater Chicago | Redtwist Theatre | Remy Bumppo | Royal George Theatre | Shattered Globe Theatre Company | The Side Project | Side Show Theatre Company | Silk Road Theatre Project | St. Sebastian Players | Stage Left Theatre | Steep Theatre Company | Steppenwolf Theatre Company | Strawdog Theatre Company | Teatro Vista | Theatre at the Center | Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre | Three Cat Productions | Timeline Theatre Company | Trap Door Theatre | T.U.T.A. Theatre Company | Victory Gardens Theater | Windy City Playhouse | Writers' Theatre |


About Face Theater Company
1222 W. Wilson, Second Floor, Chicago, IL
773-784-8565

Packing
Written and performed by Scott Bradley
Directed by Chay Yew
October 31, 2019 – December 7, 2019

Laced
World premiere
by Samantha Mueller
May 13 - June 13, 2020
Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave, Chicago

Kinship: An All-Ages Queer Variety Show
Curated by Youth Task Force Members Angelica Grace, Micah Manternach, and Sharon Pasia
Dates and venue TBA

Power in Pride
Original Touring Performance and Civic Dialogue Program
Dates and venue TBA


Akvavit Theatre
5153 N. Clark St., Chicago IL
773-655-9441

Family Drama: Two Norwegian Plays
In collaboration with the International Voices Project
September 25, 2019 - October 13, 2019
Rivendell Theatre


American Blues Theater
Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont, Chicago IL
773-404-7336

Five Presidents
September 6, 2019 – October 19, 2019


Artemisia, A Chicago Theatre
Performances at The Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee, Chicago IL
312-725-3780

The Suffrage Plays
November 1, 2019 – November 24, 2019

Every Waiting Heart
by Lauren Ferebee
June 5, 2020 – June 28, 2020


Aston Rep Company
Performances at The Edge Theater, 5451 N. Broadway, Chicago IL
773-828-9129

Equus
September 27, 2019 - October 27, 2019

When We Were Young and Unafraid
April 9, 2020 - May 10, 2020


Babes with Blades
5920 N. Paulina St. #1W, Chicago IL
773.904.0391

Women of 4G
August 1, 2019 – September 14, 2019

The Duchess of Malfi
April 16, 2020 – May 30, 2020

Fighting Words Festival 2020
Performance dates and venue TBA


Big Noise Theatre Company
Performing at Prairie Lakes Theatre, 515 E. Thacker Street, Des Plaines, IL 60016
847-604-0275

Xanadu
September 20, 2019 - October 6, 2019

James and the Giant Peach
January 4, 2020 - January 26, 2020

Peter and the Starcatcher
January 10, 2020 - January 26, 2020

Into the Woods
April 24, 2020 - May 10, 2020


Black Button Eyes Productions
3449 N. Elaine Pl. #210, Chicago IL

TBA


Black Ensemble Theater Company
4520 N. Beacon, Chicago
773-769-4451

You Can't Fake the Funk: A Journey Through Funk Music
Through September 22, 2019


Bluebird Arts
340 W. Diversey Parkway #1717, Chicago IL
773-935-6875

TBA


BoHo Theatre
Performances at Greenhouse Theater Center, 2557 N. Lincoln, Chicago IL
773-791-2393

Big Fish
September 28, 2019 - November 17, 2019


Brightside Theatre
Performances at Theatre at Meiley- Swallow Hall at North Central College, 31 S. Ellsworth Ave., Naperville, IL
630-637-SHOW (7469)

A Christmas Carol the Musical
November 29, 2019 – December 15, 2019

Nine the Musical in Concert
February 7, 2020 - February 9, 2020

Steel Magnolias
March 6, 2020 - March 22, 2020

Frozen, Jr.
March 7, 2020 - March 15, 2020

Mamma Mia!
June 5, 2020 - June 21, 2020


Broadway In Chicago
Cadillac Palace Theatre (151 West Randolph)
James M. Nederlander Theatre (24 W. Randolph)
CIBC Theatre, )18 W. Monroe)
Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place (175 E. Chestnut)

Hamilton
Through January 5, 2020

Teatro Zinzanni Presents Love, Chaos & Dinner
Now playing

The Band's Visit
September 3, 2019 - September 15, 2019

Oslo
September 10, 2019 - October 20, 2019

An Evening with C.S. Lewis
October 22, 2019 - November 3, 2019

Latin History for Morons
October 29, 2019 - November 3, 2019

Corduroy
November 15, 2019 - January 5, 2020

The Simon & Garfunkel Story
November 19, 2019 - December 1, 2019

Potted Potter
December 5, 2019 - February 2, 2020

Irving Berlin's White Christmas
December 10, 2019 - December 15, 2019

The Phantom of the Opera
December 18, 2019 - January 5, 2020

Mean Girls
December 25, 2019 - January 26, 2020

Once On This Island
January 21, 2020 - February 2, 2020

Summer: The Donna Summer Musical
February 12, 2020 - 23, 2020

What the Constitution Means to Me
March 4, 2020 - April 12, 2020

My Fair Lady
March 24, 2020 - April 12, 2020

Once Upon a One More Time
April 14, 2020 - May 17, 2020

Dear Evan Hansen
July 7, 2020 - September 27, 2020

Six
July 8, 2020 - October 25, 2020

Jesus Christ Superstar
August 11, 2020 - 23, 2020

Come From Away August 25, 2020 - September 6, 2020

Disney's Frozen
October 21, 2020 - January 3, 2021


Broken Nose Theatre
The Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee, Chicago IL
773-697-3830

Peg
November 29, 2019 - December 14, 2019


Buffalo Theatre Ensemble
Playhouse Theatre, McAninch Arts Center at College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL
630-942-4000

Holmes and Watson
September 5, 2019 – October 6, 2019

The Cake
January 30, 2020 – March 1, 2020 Playhouse Theatre

Naperville
April 30, 2020 – May 31, 2020


Chicago Children's Theatre
The Station, 100 S. Racine Ave., Chicago IL
312-374-8835

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show
September 24, 2019 – October 27, 2019

The Beatrix Potter Holiday Tea Party
December 7, 2019 – December 29, 2019

Wake Up, Brother Bear!
January 21, 2020 - February 16, 2020

Red Kite, Brown Box
February 28, 2020 - March 21, 2010

Me ... Jane
March 31, 2020 – April 26, 2020


Citadel Theatre
300 S. Waukegan Rd., Lake Forest IL
847-735-8554

Peter and the Starcatcher
September 18, 2019 - October 20, 2019

Annie
November 20 - Sunday, December 22, 2019

The Fantasticks
February 5, 2020 - Sunday, Mar 8, 2020

Brighton Beach Memoirs
April 22, 2020 - Sunday May 24, 2020


Chicago Dramatists
1105 W Chicago Ave, Chicago
312-633-0630

See website for ongoing classes and readings.


Chicago Shakespeare Theater
Navy Pier, Chicago
312-595-5600

The King's Speech
North American debut
September 12, 2019 – October 20, 2019

A Man of Good Hope
WorldStage from South Africa
October 4, 2019 – October 13, 2019

Andares
WorldStage from Mexico
October 23, 2019 – October 27, 2019

Romeo and Juliet
October 1, 2019 – December 22, 2019

Emma
Music and lyrics by Paul Gordon
January 28, 2020 – March 15, 2020

Royal Shakespeare Company
April 1, 2020 - April 30, 2020

As You Like It
April 30, 2020 – June 21, 2020


Circle Theatre

TBA


City Lit
1020 W. Bryn Mawr, Chicago IL
773-293-3682

The Hound of the Baskervilles
Adapted by Terry McCabe
September 27, 2019 - November 10, 2019

Voice of Good Hope
by Kristine Thatcher
January 3, 2020 - February 16, 2020

Thirteen Days
World premiere adaptation of the book by Robert F. Kennedy
Adapted and directed by Brian Pastor
February 28, 2020 - April 12, 2020

The Virginian: A Horseman of the Plains
World premiere
Adaptation by L.C. Bernadine and Spencer Huffman
June 5, 2020 - July 19, 2020


Collaboraction
Performances at Flatiron Arts Building, 1575 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago

Peacebook
August 15, 2019 - September 29, 2019

Book of Peace
October 4, 2019 - October 6, 2019

Encounter
January 2020 - February 2020

Red Island
April 2020 - May 2020


The Comrades
Performances at Greenhouse Theater Center. 2257 N Lincoln Ave., Chicago IL
773-404-7336

Contractions
by Mike Bartlett
October 10, 2019 - October 13, 2019

The Layover
by Leslye Headland
February 20, 2020 - March 22, 2020

As Bees in Honey Drown
by Douglas Carter Beane
July 16, 2020 - August 16, 2020


Court Theatre
5535 S. Ellis Ave., Chicago
773-753-4472

King Hedley II
September 12, 2019 — October 13, 2019

Oedipus Rex
November 7, 2019 — December 8, 2019

The Mousetrap
January 16, 2020 — February 16, 2020

The Lady from the Sea
March 12, 2020 — April 12, 2020

The Gospel at Colonus
May 7, 2020 — June 7, 2020


Drury Lane Oakbrook Terrace Theatre
100 Drury Lane, Oakbrook Terrace, IL
630-530-8300

And Then There Were None
July 12, 2019 – September 1, 2019

The Color Purple
September 13, 2019 – November 3, 2019

Mary Poppins
November 15, 2019 – January 19, 2020

An American In Paris
January 31, 2020 – March 29, 2020


Eclectic Full Contact Theatre

Richard III
October 1, 2019 - November 3, 2019
Athenaeum Theatre

TBA
May 5, 2020 - June 7, 2020
Athenaeum Theatre


Eclipse Theatre Company
Performances at Victory Gardens Greenhouse, 2257 N. Lincoln, Chicago
312-4091687

Why Torture Is Wrong and the People Who Love Them
by Christopher Durang
November 14, 2019 - December 15, 2019


Emerald City Theatre Company
Apollo Theater, 2540 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago

Corduroy
November 15, 2019 – January 5, 2020

Ivy + Bean
February 16, 2020 – March 15, 2020

The Name Jar
May 1, 2020 – June 2, 2020


The Factory Theater
1621-23 W. Howard Street, at the new Factory Theater
773-879-8257

Oh Sh#t! It’s Haunted!
by Scott OKen
Opens October 4, 2019

Last Night in Karaoke Town
by Mike Beyer and Kirk Pynchon
Opens February 14, 2020

The HOA
by Angelina Martinez
Opens June 19, 2020


Filament Theatre
4041 N Milwaukee Ave., Chicago IL
773.270.1660

Luna
September 21, 2019 - November 3, 2019


First Floor Theater
All performances in Room 300, Flat Iron Arts Building, 1579 N. Milwaukee

Sugar in Our Wounds
October 19, 2019 - November 23, 2019

Plano
February 15, 2020 - March 27, 2020

The Juniors
World premiere
April 18, 2020 - May 30, 2020


First Folio Theatre
The Peabody Estate, 31st St. and Route 83, Oak Brook
630-986-8067

The Guys
September 9, 2019 - September 11, 2019

Sherlock's Last Case
October 2, 2019 - November 3, 2019

Jeeves Saves the Day
January 29, 2020 - March 1, 2020

Little Women
March 25, 2020 - April 26, 2020


The Gift Theatre
Performances at 4802 N. Milwaukee, Chicago IL
502- 439-2441

Kentucky
October 17, 2019 - November 16, 2019 Theatre Wit, 1229 W. Belmont

The Pillowman
February 27, 2020 - April 5, 2020


Goodman Theatre
170 N. Dearborn St., Chicago
312-443-3800

Bernhardt/Hamlet
September 14, 2019 - October 20, 2019
Albert Theatre

Dana H.
September 6, 2019 - October 6, 2019
Owen Theatre

A Christmas Carol
November 16, 2019 - December 29, 2019

Roe
January 18, 2010 - February 23, 2020
Albert Theatre

Graveyard Shift
February 7, 2020 - Mar 8, 2020
Owen Theatre

Molly Sweeney
March 7, 2010 - April 12, 2020
Albert Theatre

School Girls; or the African Mean Girls Play
March 27, 2010 - April 26, 2020
Owen Theatre

American Mariachi
April 25, 2010 - May 31, 2020
Albert Theatre

The Outsiders
June 19, 2010 - August 2, 2020
Albert Theatre


Griffin Theatre Company
773-769-2228

TBA

The Haven Theatre
Performing at The Den Theatre, 1331 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago IL

Directors Haven 2019
October 14, 2019 – October 30, 2019

Titus Andronicus
February 13, 2020 – March 15, 2020

The Fig and the Wasp
World premiere
By Samantha Behr
July 2, 2020 – August 2, 2020

Hype Man
Chicago premiere
2020


The House Theatre
Performances at the Chopin Theatre, 1543 W. Division, Chicago IL
773-769-3832

The Magic Parlour
Every Friday and Saturday
The Palmer House Hotel, 17 E Monroe St

The Nutcracker
November 8, 2019 – December 29, 2019

Verböten
Music and lyrics by Jason Narducy, book by Brett Neveu
January 16, 2020 – March 8, 2020

Henry V
March 26, 2020 – May 17, 2020


Idle Muse Theatre Company
773-340-9438

Equivocation
September 23, 2019 - October 20, 2019
Edge Off Broadway, 1133 West Catalpa Avenue


Interrobang Theatre Project
Performances at Rivendell Theatre, 5779 N. Ridge Ave., Chicago IL
773-935-6875

Out of Love
August 16, 2019 - September 14, 2019

Here Lies Henry
Dates TBA

Sexbot
Dates TBA


Irish Theatre of Chicago
1333 N. Milwaukee Ave
773-878-3727

TBA


Jackalope Theatre Company
Performances at Broadway Armory Park, 5917 N. Broadway

P.Y.G. or The Mis-Edumacation of Dorian Belle
November 5, 2019 – December 21, 2019

Fast Company
March 10, 2020 – April 11, 2020

Night Creatures
World premiere
May 26, 2020 – June 27, 2020


Kokandy Productions
Performances at Theater Wit, 1229 West Belmont, Chicago
773-975-8150

TBA


Lifeline Theatre Company
6912 North Glenwood Avenue , Chicago, Illinois 60626
(773) 761-4477

Whose Body?
September 6, 2019 - October 27, 2019

Lyle, Lyle Crocodile
October 19, 2019 - November 24, 2019

Bunny's Book Club
January 11, 2020 - February 16, 2020

Middle Passage
February 14, 2020 – April 5, 2020

Neither
March 14, 2020 - April 19, 2020

LOKI, The End of the World Tour
May 22, 2020 - July 12, 2020


Music Theater Works
All performances at Cahn Auditorium, 600 Emerson Ave., Evanston except where noted

Lerner & Lowe's Greatest Hits
October 4, 2019 - October 13, 2019

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
December 21, 2019 - December 31, 2019


Lookingglass Theatre Company
821 N Michigan Ave., Chicago
312-337-0665

The Steadfast Tin Soldier
November 1, 2019 – January 26, 2020

Her Honor Jane Byrne
February 26, 2020 – April 12, 2020

Lookingglass Alice
May 13, 2020 – August 16, 2020


Marriott Theatre
10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire, IL
847-634-0200

Something Rotten!
August 28, 2019 - October 20, 2019

Madagascar - A Musical Adventure
October 4, 2019 - December 29, 2019

Oliver!
October 30, 2019 - December 29, 2019


Mercury Theater
3745 N. Southport Ave., Chicago
773-325-1700

Spamalot
August 30, 2019 - November 3, 2019


Neo-Futurists
5153 N. Ashland (at Foster)

The Infinite Wrench
Open ended


The New Colony
773-413-0862

Peg
November 13, 2019 - December 14, 2019

Under The Tree
April 1, 2020 - May 3, 2020

Other Rockpools
July 15, 2020 - August 15, 2020


Northlight Theatre
9501 Skokie Blvd., Skokie, IL
847-673-6300

Mother of the Maid
September 12, 2019 – October 20, 2019

The Wickhams: Christmas at Pemberley November 7, 2019 – December 15, 2019

How a Boy Falls
January 23, 2020 – March 1, 2020

Intimate Apparel
March 12, 2020 – April 19, 2020

Songs for Nobodies
May 7, 2020 – June 14, 2020


Paramount Theatre
23 East Galena Blvd., Galena, IL
630-896-6666

Newsies
September 4, 2019 - October 20, 2019

Beauty and the Beast
November 13, 2019 - January 19, 2020

The Secret of My Success
February 12, 2020 - March 29, 2020

Kinky Boots
April 29, 2020 - June 14, 2020


Pegasus Theatre
All Performances at Chicago Dramatists, 1105 W. Chicago Ave.
866-811-4111

TBA


The Plagiarists

Season Pass: Deux
Created by The Plagiarists
September 12, 2019 - October 5, 2019 Jarvis Square Theatre, 1439 W Jarvis Ave, Chicago

Poison
February 14, 2020 - March 14, 2020


Porchlight Music Theatre
Performances at Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn, Chicago IL

Sunset Boulevard
October 11, 2019 – November 24, 2019

New Faces Sing Broadway 1956
October 29, 2019 - October 30, 2019

Call Me Madam
November 20, 2019 - November 21, 2019

The Ruffians' Burning Bluebeard
December 13, 2019 – December 27, 2019

Duke Ellington's Sophisticated Ladies
January 24, 2020 – March 7, 2020

New Faces Sing Broadway Now
February 24, 2020 - February 25, 2020

Disney's Freaky Friday
April 10, 2020 – May 24, 2020

New Faces Sing Broadway 1987
April 27, 2020 - April 28, 2020


Pride Films and Plays
773-250-3117

All That He Was
August 10, 2019 – September 9, 2019
Pride Arts Center - 4147 N. Broadway, Chicago

Casa Valentina
August 22, 2019 – September 29, 2019
Pride Arts Center – the Broadway, 4139 N. Broadway, Chicago

A Man of No Importance
October 10, 2019 - November 10, 2019
Pride Arts Center - Broadway Theatre, 4139 N Broadway, Chicago


Promethean Theatre Ensemble

Blue Stockings
September 13, 2019 – October 13, 2019

Mrs. Warren's Profession
February 28, 2020 - March 29, 2020

A Town Called Progress
June 13, 2020 - July 18, 2020


Provision Theater Company
1001 W. Roosevelt Rd., Chicago
312-455-0065

TBA


Raven Theatre
6157 N. Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60660
773-338-2177

At the Wake of a Dead Drag Queen
September 5, 2019 – September 22, 2019

Sundown, Yellow Moon
October 3, 2019 – November 17, 2019

The Bengsons: a Benefit Concert
October 16, 2019

Hoodoo Love
By Katori Hall
October 31, 2019 – December 15, 2019

Cold Town / Hotline
November 30, 2020 – December 22, 2020

A Doll's House
New adaptation by Anne-Charlotte Hanes Harvey and Kirsten Brandt
February 6, 2020 – March 22, 2020

Eden Prairie, 1971
May 7, 2020 – June 21, 2020


A Red Orchid Theatre
1531 N. Wells St., Chicago IL
312-943-8722

Grey House
October 10, 2019 – December 1, 2019

Do You Feel Anger?
January 23, 2020 – March 15, 2020

The Moors
April 23, 2020 – June 14, 2020


Red Tape Theatre

All Quiet on the Western Front
August 16, 2019 - September 14, 2019


Red Theater Chicago
5357 N Winchester Ave., Chicago IL
773-733-0540

You Are Happy
October 26, 2019 - December 8, 2019

Hands Have a Way
Dates TBA

Isle Of Sugar
Dates TBA

Mother C
April 18, 2020 - May 17, 2020

45 Plays for 45 Presidents
May 23, 2020 - June 28, 2020


Redtwist Theatre
1044 W. Bryn Mawr Ave., Chicago
773-RAV-PLAY

Keely and Du
October 14, 2019 - November 10, 2019

Death Tax
Lucas Hnath
December 16, 2019 - January 19, 2020

Rabbit Summer
February 24, 2020 - March 22, 2020

The Country Girl
May 18, 2020 - June 21, 2020

The Pride
June 1, 2020 - June 28, 2020


Remy Bumppo
Performances at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont, Chicago IL
773-871-3000

Howards End
August 29, 2019 – October 5, 2019

Top Girls
January 16, 2020 – February 22, 2020

The Agitators
April 30, 2020 – June 6, 2020


Royal George Theatre
1641 N. Halsted St., Chicago
312-998-9000

Late Nite Catechism
Open run

Bible Bingo
Open run

Miracle: A Musical 108 Years In The Making
Through September 29, 2019


Shattered Globe Theatre Company
Performances at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont, Chicago IL
773-871-3000

Be Here Now
September 5, 2019 – October 19, 2019

Sheepdog
January 16, 2020 – February 29, 2020

When the Rain Stops Falling
April 23, 2020 – June 6, 2020


The Side Project
1439 W. Jarvis Ave., Chicago
773-340-0140

TBA


Side Show Theatre Company
773-809-4782

X
U.S. premiere
September 22, 2019 - October 27, 2019

Pro-Am
World premiere
May 17, 2020 - June 21, 2020


Silk Road Theatre Project
Performances at 77 W. Washington St., Chicago, 2nd Floor
312-236-6881

Twice, Thrice, Frice ...
October 1, 2019 – November 10, 2019

West Ridge Story Festival
A Collection of Staged Readings
December 14, 2019 – December 17, 2019

My Dear Hussein
World premiere
by Nahal Navidar
March 17, 2019 – April 19, 2020


St. Sebastian Players
St. Bonaventure Church, 1625 W. Diversey Ave., Chicago
773-404-7922

Our Town
October 25, 2019 – November 17, 2019

Charley's Aunt
February 21, 2020 – March 15, 2020

Born Yesterday
April 24, 2020 – May 17, 2020


Stage Left Theatre
3408 N. Sheffield, Chicago
773-883-8830

TBA


Steep Theatre Company
1115 W. Berwyn, Chicago IL
773-649-3186

Mosquitoes
By Lucy Kirkwood
October 4, 2019 – November 9, 2019

The Leopard Play, or sad songs for lost boys
World premiere
By Isaac Gomez
January 24, 2020 – February 29, 2020

Ironbound
By Martyna Majok
April 17, 2020 – May 23, 2020

TBA
July 10, 2020 – August 15, 2020


Steppenwolf Theatre Company
1650 N. Halsted St., Chicago
312-335-1650

Empathy
August 30, 2019 - August 31, 2019

The Great Leap
September 5, 2019 - October 20, 2019

Audra McDonald with Seth Rudetsky in Concert
September 15, 2019


Strawdog Theatre Company
1802 W. Berenice Ave., Chicago IL
773-528-9696

The Effect
October 13, 2019 - November 23, 2019

TBA
Winter 2020


Teatro Vista
312.666.4659

Hope: Part II of a Mexican Trilogy
September 21, 2019 - October 27, 2019
Den Theatre

The Dream King
World premiere
April 4, 2020 - May 10, 2020
Victory Gardens

American Mariachi
April 25, 2020 - May 31, 2020
The Goodman’s Albert Theatre


Theatre at the Center
1040 Ridge Road, Munster, IN 46321
219-836-3255

The Pajama Game
September 12, 2019 - October 13, 2019

Irving Berlin's White Christmas
November 14, 2019 - December 22, 2019

Almost Heaven: John Denver's America
February 13, 2020 - March 22, 2020

Talley's Folly
April 30, 2020 - May 31, 2020

Ain't Misbehavin'
July 9, 2020 - August 9, 2020

Hello, Dolly!
September 10, 2020 - October 11, 2020

Elf
November 12, 2020 - December 20, 2020


Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
Performances at 721 Howard Street, Evanston IL
773-347-1109

Hello Again
September 13, 2019 - November 3, 2019

Working
December 6, 2019 – January 26, 2020

Grey Gardens
March 6, 2020 - April 26, 2020

Godspell
June 5, 2020 – July 26, 2020


Three Cat Productions

TBA


Timeline Theatre Company
All performances at TimeLine Theatre, 615 W. Wellington Ave., except as noted.
773-281-8463

Oslo
September 10, 2019 – October 20, 2019 Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place, 175 E. Chestnut

Rutherford and Son
November 6, 2019 – January 12, 2020

Kill Move Paradise
February 12, 2020 – April 5, 2020

Relentless
May 6, 2010 – June 27, 2020


Trap Door Theatre
1655 W. Cortland St | Chicago
773-384-0494

Love and Information
September 12, 2019 – October 19, 2019

The White Plague
December 5, 2019- January 11, 2020

Lipstick Lobotomy
February 13, 2020 – March 21, 2020

The Water Hen
May 2020


T.U.T.A. Theatre Company
847-217-0691

TBA


Victory Gardens Theater
Performances at the Biograph Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, except as noted
773-871-3000

Tiny Beautiful Things
September 6, 2019 - October 13, 2019

The First Deep Breath
World premiere
by Lee Edward Colston II
November 15, 2019 - December 22, 2019

How to Defend Yourself
Co-world premiere with Actors Theatre of Louisville
by Liliana Padilla
January 24, 2020 - February 23, 2020

Dhaba on Devon Avenue
World premiere
by Madhuri Shekar
March 27, 2020 - April 26, 2020

Right To Be Forgotten
May 29, 2020 - Jun 28, 2020


Windy City Playhouse
Windy City Playhouse, 3014 W. Irving Park Road, Chicago IL (unless otherwise noted)
312-374-3196

Southern Gothic
Through October 27, 2019
Windy City Playhouse South, 2229 S. Michigan Ave.

Every Brilliant Thing
September 18, 2019 - December 8, 2019
Windy City Playhouse South, 2229 S. Michigan Ave.

The Boys In The Band
Begins January 29, 2020


Writers Theatre

Into the Woods
August 14, 2019 - September 22, 2019

A Doll's House
September 25, 2019 - December 15, 2019

The Niceties
November 6, 2019 - December 15, 2019

Stick Fly
February 5, 2020 - March 15, 2020

The Last Match
March 18, 2020 - June 7, 2020

Mementos Mori
May 6, 2020 - June 14, 2020


Please note that dates may change unexpectedly - always check with the theater before making plans.


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