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  • Oct 22 — Mar 1, 2015  at Briar Street Theatre

    Blue Man Group is an organization founded by Chris Wink, Matt Goldman and Phil Stanton. The organization produces theatrical shows and concerts featuring popular music, comedy and multimedia; recorded music and scores for film and television; television appearances for shows such as The Tonight…

  • October 22 — 29  at The Annoyance Theatre & Bar

    In the world of Zombie Genius, where humans have won the "zombie apocalypse," zombies are treated as second-class citizens. Albert is the only of his kind who is able to speak, but only with the intellect of an average human. Joined by his zombie-brother Bwains and his human friend Tim, Albert…

  • Oct 31 — Dec 13  at Strawdog Theatre

    In writing Great Expectations, Charles Dickens crammed all of life between the covers of a book. In staging Great Expectations, Strawdog Theatre Company attempts to do the same ... but on stage ... using a cast of six. In Strawdog's Great Expectations, the small-but-nimble cast quick-changes their…

  • Monday, December 29  at Bare Knuckle Productions

    Quentin Tarantino's WWII revenge fantasy gets turned on its ear in Inglourious Bitches, featuring gender- and racial-blind casting. The story remains the same, as a pack of Jewish-American soldiers go on a rampage to…

  • October 23 — 31  at Raven Theatre East Stage

    Some 65 years after it was first produced, Arthur Miller's American tragedy about the Keller family -- entrepreneur father, devoted mother, war-hero sons -- and their fall from grace still grips audiences. Set…

  • Saturday, October 25  at MCL Chicago

    Using no scripts, no sheet music and no pre-planning, the talented performers of MCL Chicago craft completely improvised musicals in the style of legendary playwright and composer Stephen Sondheim (Into the Woods,…

  • Thursday, October 30  at Salvatore's

    Dine with a killer at the interactive murder mystery dinner show Murder at the Masquerade. Put on by the clever improvisers in The Murder Mystery Company, Masquerade ushers you into the elegant estate of Sir Warren…

  • October 23 — 31  at Theatre Y (at the historic…

    Join us for our opening preview of Samuel Beckett's Happy Days Please note that the running time of the performance is subject to change.This performance is not handicapped accessible.COMPANY HISTORYTheatre Y was…

  • Sunday, October 26  at The Annoyance Theatre & Bar

    In this sharp satire from the comedy experts at Annoyance, an aspiring Democratic politician decides to run for a local county clerk's office. In desperate need of a Republican competitor, he elects his wife to oppose…

  • Oct 23 — Nov 13  at Theater Wit

    Written by Pulitzer Prize-winner Alfred Uhry (Driving Miss Daisy), this stirring Broadway musical is based on the real-life story of Jewish factory foreman Leo Frank, who was convicted for the rape and killing of a…

  • Oct 23 — Nov 9  at Oil Lamp Theater

    When one of America's most celebrated playwrights holds a mirror up to modern relationships, are you strong enough to look? This the challenge issued in Donald Margulies' Pulitzer-winning Dinner with Friends, now at…

  • October 23 — 30  at The Annoyance Theatre & Bar

    Cuba's Guantanamo Bay Prison is the least likely locale for a cheery morning talk show, but that's exactly where the happy-go-lucky warden Colonel John Bogdan III has decided to launch his daily variety hour. Stationed…