Main Stage Shows

Live Nation  presents

Brendan Schaub (CANCELED)

50 Shades of Brown Tour

Brendan Schaub (CANCELED)

March 6, 2020

Buy Tickets

Lakeview Orchestra  presents

The Apocalyptic Symphony

Hughes conducts Bruckner's Symphony No. 8

The Apocalyptic Symphony

May 5, 2020

Buy Tickets

Chicago Academy for Arts  presents

Icons of Choreography

presented by Barbara Levy Kipper

Icons of Choreography

May 9, 2020

Buy Tickets

Live Nation  presents

Todd Rundgren – The Individualist, A True Star

Todd Rundgren – The Individualist, A True Star

MAY 10-11, 2020

Buy Tickets

Chicago Gay Men's Chorus  presents

Royals: Kings, Queen & Prince

Royals: Kings, Queen & Prince

May 15, 2020

Buy Tickets

Martin Media  presents

MeatEater: Off The Air

MeatEater: Off The Air

June 9

Buy Tickets

Lakeview Orchestra  presents

Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4

John MacFarlane plays SAINT-GEORGES

Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4

June 16, 2020

Buy Tickets

The Moth  presents

The Chicago Moth GrandSLAM: The Deep End

The Deep End

The Chicago Moth GrandSLAM: The Deep End

June 18, 2020

Buy Tickets

Outback  presents

Heather McMahan

Farewell Tour

Heather McMahan

June 19-20, 2020

Buy Tickets

Live Nation  presents

Walk Off the Earth

Walk Off the Earth

Aug. 19, 2020

Buy Tickets

Chicago Repertory Ballet  presents

The Rite of Spring and Other Works

CRB's Rite of Spring plus new works by Chicago choreographers

The Rite of Spring and Other Works

Sept. 11-13, 2020

Buy Tickets

Madison House   presents

WELCOME TO NIGHT VALE

WELCOME TO NIGHT VALE

Nov. 19, 2020

Buy Tickets

Live Nation  presents

Simon Sinek

The Mindset Tour

Simon Sinek

Nov 20, 2020

Buy Tickets

Live Nation  presents

Small Town Murder 2020

Small Town Murder 2020

Dec. 5, 2020

Buy Tickets

Live Nation  presents

Brendan Schaub (CANCELED)

50 Shades of Brown Tour

Brendan Schaub (CANCELED)

This event has been canceled. Please contact the box office at 773.935.6875 to obtain a refund. Brendan Schaub is an American stand-up comic, podcast host, and TV personality based out. . . Read More

March 6, 2020
Buy Tickets

Lakeview Orchestra  presents

The Apocalyptic Symphony

Hughes conducts Bruckner's Symphony No. 8

The Apocalyptic Symphony

Gregory Hughes conductor
BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 8

Lakeview Orchestra’s Artistic Director Gregory Hughes tackles Bruckner’s Apocalypse Symphony.

May 5, 2020
Buy Tickets

Chicago Academy for Arts  presents

Icons of Choreography

presented by Barbara Levy Kipper

Icons of Choreography

Dance Concert by The Chicago Academy for the Arts Dance Department

May 9, 2020
Buy Tickets

Live Nation  presents

Todd Rundgren – The Individualist, A True Star

Todd Rundgren – The Individualist, A True Star

“The Individualist, A True Star” tour presented by SiriusXM this May and June across the United States. The tour celebrates Todd Rundgren’s fourth studio album, “A Wizard, A True Star”. . . Read More

MAY 10-11, 2020
Buy Tickets

Chicago Gay Men's Chorus  presents

Royals: Kings, Queen & Prince

Royals: Kings, Queen & Prince

Featuring a wide array of genres from classical to popular music, CGMC pays homage to both royal families and honorary music royalty. Enjoy songs about royals as well as music. . . Read More

May 15, 2020
Buy Tickets

Martin Media  presents

MeatEater: Off The Air

MeatEater: Off The Air

The MeatEater Podcast with Steven Rinella is the top-ranked outdoor podcast, covering hunting, fishing, wildlife conservation, and wild foods with intelligence, humor, irreverence, and plenty of unexpected viewpoints and surprising. . . Read More

June 9
Buy Tickets

Lakeview Orchestra  presents

Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4

John MacFarlane plays SAINT-GEORGES

Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4

Gregory Hughes conductor
John Macfarlane violin
BRAHMS: Hungarian Dances Nos. 1, 5, and 6
BOLOGNE: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. posth., No. 1
TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 4

Dances, music by classical music’s first composer of African descent, and Tchaikovsky’s searching “Fate” symphony conclude Lakeview Orchestra’s 2019/2020 season!

June 16, 2020
Buy Tickets

The Moth  presents

The Chicago Moth GrandSLAM: The Deep End

The Deep End

The Chicago Moth GrandSLAM: The Deep End

The Moth presents the GrandSLAM, a battle of wits and words – fierce, hilarious, heartbreaking, and all points between. The Moth is dedicated to finding intriguing people to tell inspired. . . Read More

June 18, 2020
Buy Tickets

Outback  presents

Heather McMahan

Farewell Tour

Heather McMahan

Only Platinum Price seats remain for Heather McMahan!!!($223 Main Floor, $213 Balcony) Put the phones down! Your favorite high functioning hot mess, comedian Heather McMahan is coming to a city. . . Read More

June 19-20, 2020
Buy Tickets

Live Nation  presents

Walk Off the Earth

Walk Off the Earth

with Gabriela Bee Walk Off The Earth is an unconventional, multi-talented five-piece musical phenomenon that is currently taking the world by storm. Based in Burlington, Ontario, their brilliant five-people-playing-one-guitar interpretation. . . Read More

Aug. 19, 2020
Buy Tickets

Chicago Repertory Ballet  presents

The Rite of Spring and Other Works

CRB's Rite of Spring plus new works by Chicago choreographers

The Rite of Spring and Other Works

This April the company brings their exciting revival of Artistic Director Wade Schaaf’s THE RITE OF SPRING. A hallmark work of the Ballet Russe era, Schaaf brings his contemporary vision. . . Read More

Sept. 11-13, 2020
Buy Tickets

Madison House   presents

WELCOME TO NIGHT VALE

WELCOME TO NIGHT VALE

All ages. Performance lasts 90 minutes without intermission. Podcast about the fictional town of Night Vale.

Nov. 19, 2020
Buy Tickets

Live Nation  presents

Simon Sinek

The Mindset Tour

Simon Sinek

New Date Announced: Nov. 20, 2020 Raw, spontaneous and unfiltered. Simon Sinek’s Mindset Tour is designed to give audiences a chance to engage with him in a more personal and. . . Read More

Nov 20, 2020
Buy Tickets

Live Nation  presents

Small Town Murder 2020

Small Town Murder 2020

Comedians James Pietragallo and Jimmie Whisman are taking their hit podcast, Small Town Murder, on the road! Each week, they look at a small town, what makes it tick, and. . . Read More

Dec. 5, 2020
Buy Tickets

Studio Shows

Theatre Evolve   presents

Krugozor! (CANCELED)

based on a real life story

Krugozor! (CANCELED)

April 3 - April 25

Buy Tickets

Eclectic Full Contact Theatre  presents

The Rough Guide to the Underworld

The Rough Guide to the Underworld

May 5th - June 6th

Buy Tickets

Eclipse Theatre Company  presents

Cloud 9

Cloud 9

June 4-July 5, 2020

Buy Tickets

Theatre Evolve   presents

Krugozor! (CANCELED)

based on a real life story

Krugozor! (CANCELED)

This performance has been canceled. Please contact the box office for a refund at 773.935.6875. Krugozor! is the story of Svetlana and Vitaly who grow up in the waning days. . . Read More

April 3 - April 25
Buy Tickets

Eclectic Full Contact Theatre  presents

The Rough Guide to the Underworld

The Rough Guide to the Underworld

“THE ROUGH GUIDE TO THE UNDERWORLD by David J. Loehr What fresh Hell is this? It’s a travelogue like you’ve never seen. Mash-up a Ken Burns documentary with scenes cribbed. . . Read More

May 5th - June 6th
Buy Tickets

Eclipse Theatre Company  presents

Cloud 9

Cloud 9

PG-13 due to language, absurdity. Performance lasts 2 hours plus a 10-minute intermission. Eclipse opens the 2020 Caryl Churchill Season with her time-shifting comedy, Cloud 9, both a parody and spoof. . . Read More

June 4-July 5, 2020
Buy Tickets

Want to know more about The Athenaeum Theater? Perhaps how to pronounce it? Check out this video!

Turn your online shopping into a force for good.



Shopping on Amazon can mean helping to support the Athenaeum Theatre. Simply click anywhere in this box and you'll be taken to Amazon, where a portion of your purchases online will be donated back to the Athenaeum.

WHEN YOU GIFT THIS SEASON GIFT TWICE!