UPCOMING PERFORMANCES & EVENTS

Our Season 31 includes the world-premiere of TRANSit, the Chicago premieres of The Columnist and Beauty’s Daughter, the 15th annual production of It’s a Wonderful Life: Live in Chicago!, and the revival of Dutchman. Plus we return with hit Ripped: the Living Newspaper Festival, staged reading of the 2017 Blue Ink Playwriting Award, and continue our free arts education program, The Lincoln Project for Chicago Public Schools.

Read our Season 31 “Define Yourself” announcement >>. Learn about our Season 31 FlexPass >>.

Dutchman / Transit

DUTCHMAN / TRANSit

MUST CLOSE SEPT 25, 2016

Experience two powerful plays in one event. See Dutchman – one of the most important plays in 20th-century culture to take on race relations. Then inspired by Baraka’s pivotal work, watch the world-premiere commission TRANSit.

IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE

IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE

NOV 18 – DEC 31

Join us for the 15th anniversary production of our live 1940s radio play with Foley effects, original score, and holiday carols. After each performance, milk and cookies are served by the cast.

GUTTERBALL 2016

GUTTERBALL 2016

OCT 30, 2016

GutterBall is our annual bowl-a-thon fundraiser! This event is family-friendly with awards presented for best costumes, best bowling scores, and overall spirit. Bar food and cheap beer makes “the Dude” proud.

SEASON 31

SEASON 31

2016 – 2017

We proudly announce Season 31 “Define Yourself” including the world premiere of TRANSit, the Chicago premieres of The Columnist & Beauty’s Daughter, the Chicago revival of Dutchman, and the 15th anniversary of It’s a Wonderful Life: Live in Chicago.

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