Main Stage Shows

  

CHICAGO ACTS TOGETHER

CHICAGO ACTS TOGETHER

May 1 - June 2, 2020

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Lakeview Orchestra  presents

Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4 (CANCELED)

John MacFarlane plays SAINT-GEORGES

Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4 (CANCELED)

CANCELED

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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

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The Moth  presents

The Chicago Moth GrandSLAM: The Deep End

The Deep End

The Chicago Moth GrandSLAM: The Deep End

Sept. 22, 2020

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Live Nation  presents

Ben Rector

with Cody Fry

Ben Rector

Nov. 6, 2020

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Madison House   presents

WELCOME TO NIGHT VALE

with musical guest Eliza Rickman

WELCOME TO NIGHT VALE

Nov. 19, 2020

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Live Nation  presents

Simon Sinek

The Mindset Tour

Simon Sinek

Nov 20, 2020

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Live Nation  presents

Small Town Murder 2020

Small Town Murder 2020

Dec. 5, 2020

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Outback  presents

Heather McMahan

Farewell Tour

Heather McMahan

Jan. 22-23, 2021

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Martin Media  presents

MeatEater: Off The Air

MeatEater: Off The Air

Mar. 12, 2021

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CHICAGO ACTS TOGETHER

CHICAGO ACTS TOGETHER

Support your local theatre! The Athenaeum and 101 other local theatre companies have joined forces to create the limited edition “Chicago Acts Together” t-shirt featuring the names of all participating companies. 100%. . . Read More

May 1 - June 2, 2020
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Lakeview Orchestra  presents

Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4 (CANCELED)

John MacFarlane plays SAINT-GEORGES

Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4 (CANCELED)

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!

CANCELED
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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
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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

Sept. 22, 2020
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Live Nation  presents

Ben Rector

with Cody Fry

Ben Rector

with Cody Fry The “Old Friends” Acoustic Tour Emmy-nominated independent singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Ben Rector announces “The Old Friends Acoustic Tour” featuring special guest Cody Fry. This new format offers. . . Read More

Nov. 6, 2020
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Madison House   presents

WELCOME TO NIGHT VALE

with musical guest Eliza Rickman

WELCOME TO NIGHT VALE

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

Nov. 19, 2020
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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
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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
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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

Jan. 22-23, 2021
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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

Mar. 12, 2021
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Studio Shows

Eclectic Full Contact Theatre  presents

The Rough Guide to the Underworld

The Rough Guide to the Underworld

Sept. 29 - Oct. 31, 2020

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Eclipse Theatre Company  presents

Cloud 9 (POSTPONED – New Dates TBD)

Cloud 9 (POSTPONED – New Dates TBD)

TBD

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Eclectic Full Contact Theatre  presents

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 from Sorkin and Mamet. Add commentary. . . Read More

Sept. 29 - Oct. 31, 2020
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Eclipse Theatre Company  presents

Cloud 9 (POSTPONED – New Dates TBD)

Cloud 9 (POSTPONED – New Dates TBD)

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

TBD
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