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July 26 & 27 at Youth Company Chicago Studios
Join Dorothy, Toto, the Scarecrow, the Tin Man, the Cowardly Lion and all the beloved characters of Oz as Dorothy travels along the Yellow Brick Road to meet the Wonderful Wizard. Based on the timeless novel by L. Frank Baum, this show features the Youth Company Chicago's Summer Camp Level 4…
August 15 — 25 at Mercury Theater
Chicago's Mercury Theater presents the soul-stirring musical The Color Purple in its regional premiere. Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Alice Walker and the film by Steven Spielberg, the show's Broadway run earned a whopping 11 Tony Award nominations. This vibrant and touching family…
Jun 27 — Jul 6 at Steppenwolf Downstairs Theatre
Amy Herzog's new play follows a young, hip expat couple living in Belleville, the coolest up-and-coming neighborhood in Paris. But beneath the surface of Zack and Abby's enviable life, unrest simmers. When an encounter in their apartment causes upheaval, the tense relationship boils over revealing…
June 23 — 30 at The Annoyance Theatre & Bar
The Annoyance Theatre & Bar debuts a double feature of dark comedies on stage. Closing Time is a noir, crime drama directed by Jack Swokowski, who also appears in the show. Influenced by the works of novelists Donald…