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Love Actually – The Unauthorized Musical Parody
Nov17
Jan2
Theatre & Performing Arts

Love Actually – The Unauthorized Musical Parody

The Off-Broadway hit and holiday season sendup of the iconic romantic comedy and Christmas movie “Love Actually” debuts in Chicago this holiday season. Written by musical parody duo Bob and…

Wednesday November 17, 2021
7:00 p.m.Sunday January 2, 2022
7:00 p.m.
Apollo Theater Main Stage
2550 N Lincoln Ave
The Play That Goes Wrong
Dec14
Jan30
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Play That Goes Wrong

What would happen if Sherlock Holmes and Monty Python had an illegitimate Broadway baby? You’d get THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, Broadway & London’s award-winning…

Tuesday December 14, 2021Sunday January 30, 2022
Annual Holiday Show at The Factory Theater
Dec30
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts, Virtual Event

Annual Holiday Show at The Factory Theater

The Factory Theater,1623 W. Howard St., is pleased to announce the return of their annual Holiday Show available for viewing exclusively online. The Factory Theater…

Thursday December 30
The Factory Theater
Virtual Event
Disney’s Frozen
Dec30
Theatre & Performing Arts

Disney’s Frozen

From the producer of The Lion King and Aladdin, Frozen, the Tony®-nominated Best Musical, is now on tour across North America and the critics rave,…

Thursday December 30
Cadillac Palace Theatre
151 W. Randolph St.
A Christmas Carol
Dec30
Theatre & Performing Arts

A Christmas Carol

Experience the heartwarming story of Ebenezer Scrooge’s discovery of kindness, compassion and redemption—a must-see Chicago holiday tradition now in its fifth decade at Goodman Theatre,…

Thursday December 30
2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Goodman Theatre
170 N. Dearborn St.
A Christmas Carol
Dec30
Theatre & Performing Arts

A Christmas Carol

Experience the heartwarming story of Ebenezer Scrooge’s discovery of kindness, compassion and redemption—a must-see Chicago holiday tradition now in its fifth decade at Goodman Theatre,…

Thursday December 30
7:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Goodman Theatre
170 N. Dearborn St.
The Play That Goes Wrong
Dec30
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Play That Goes Wrong

What would happen if Sherlock Holmes and Monty Python had an illegitimate Broadway baby? You’d get THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, Broadway & London’s award-winning…

Thursday December 30
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Hundred Days
Dec30
Theatre & Performing Arts

Hundred Days

Kokandy Productions is proud to present the Chicago premiere of the bold new musical Hundred Days, featuring music and lyrics by The Bengsons. Hundred Days…

Thursday December 30
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Chopin Theatre
1543 W Division St.
ChiTown Movies Drive-In Theatre
Dec30
Theatre & Performing Arts

ChiTown Movies Drive-In Theatre

A fun and safe outdoor movie experience every night at ChiTown Movies! Enjoy blockbuster and classic movies under the stars at our permanent drive-in located…

Thursday December 30
8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Chitown Movies
2343 S throop St
Annual Holiday Show at The Factory Theater
Dec31
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts, Virtual Event

Annual Holiday Show at The Factory Theater

The Factory Theater,1623 W. Howard St., is pleased to announce the return of their annual Holiday Show available for viewing exclusively online. The Factory Theater…

Friday December 31
The Factory Theater
Virtual Event
Disney’s Frozen
Dec31
Theatre & Performing Arts

Disney’s Frozen

From the producer of The Lion King and Aladdin, Frozen, the Tony®-nominated Best Musical, is now on tour across North America and the critics rave,…

Friday December 31
Cadillac Palace Theatre
151 W. Randolph St.
Comedy Hour at Annoyance Theatre
Dec31
Jan1
Theatre & Performing Arts

Comedy Hour at Annoyance Theatre

Each week, Chicago comics bring the freshest, most experimental new material to the Annoyance for the Comedy Hour. The weekly show is an eclectic mix…

Friday December 31, 2021
12:00 a.m.Saturday January 1, 2022
1:00 a.m.
Annoyance Theatre & Bar
851 W. Belmont Ave., 2nd Fl.
A Christmas Carol
Dec31
Theatre & Performing Arts

A Christmas Carol

Experience the heartwarming story of Ebenezer Scrooge’s discovery of kindness, compassion and redemption—a must-see Chicago holiday tradition now in its fifth decade at Goodman Theatre,…

Friday December 31
2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Goodman Theatre
170 N. Dearborn St.
Blue Man Group Chicago New Year’s Eve Performances
Dec31
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Blue Man Group Chicago New Year’s Eve Performances

Blue Man Group will celebrate the New Year with three performances on Friday, December 31 at Chicago’s Briar Street Theatre. Families can kick off their…

Friday December 31
4:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Briar Street Theatre
3133 N. Halsted Street
Blue Man Group Chicago New Year’s Eve Performances
Dec31
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Blue Man Group Chicago New Year’s Eve Performances

Blue Man Group will celebrate the New Year with three performances on Friday, December 31 at Chicago’s Briar Street Theatre. Families can kick off their…

Friday December 31
7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Briar Street Theatre
3133 N. Halsted Street
Winter in the Wildwood
Dec31
Theatre & Performing Arts

Winter in the Wildwood

WINTER IN THE WILDWOOD is an immersive walking holiday experience to be staged December 9, 2021 – January 9, 2022 at the Otherworld Theatre, 3914…

Friday December 31
7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Otherworld Theatre
3914 N. Clark St.
Christmas Dearest
Dec31
Theatre & Performing Arts

Christmas Dearest

Hell in a Handbag Productions is pleased to continue its 20th anniversary season with the return of one of its most popular holiday musicals: Christmas Dearest.Joan Crawford (David…

Friday December 31
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Ebenezer Lutheran Church
1650 W Foster Ave
The Play That Goes Wrong
Dec31
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Play That Goes Wrong

What would happen if Sherlock Holmes and Monty Python had an illegitimate Broadway baby? You’d get THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, Broadway & London’s award-winning…

Friday December 31
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
The Lincoln Lodge
Dec31
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Lincoln Lodge

The Lincoln Lodge stand-up comedy and variety showcase plays every Friday and Saturday night in Chicago’s glamorous Logan Square! In addition to The Lodge’s rotating…

Friday December 31
8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
The Lincoln Lodge Theater
2040 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Christmas Bingo: It’s a Ho-Ho-Holy Night
Dec31
Theatre & Performing Arts

Christmas Bingo: It’s a Ho-Ho-Holy Night

Did Santa babysit the baby Jesus? Why were the Three Wise Men so lost? The answers to these and other humorous questions are answered in…

Friday December 31
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Greenhouse Theater Center
2257 N. Lincoln Ave.
ChiTown Movies Drive-In Theatre
Dec31
Theatre & Performing Arts

ChiTown Movies Drive-In Theatre

A fun and safe outdoor movie experience every night at ChiTown Movies! Enjoy blockbuster and classic movies under the stars at our permanent drive-in located…

Friday December 31
8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Chitown Movies
2343 S throop St
Winter in the Wildwood
Dec31
Theatre & Performing Arts

Winter in the Wildwood

WINTER IN THE WILDWOOD is an immersive walking holiday experience to be staged December 9, 2021 – January 9, 2022 at the Otherworld Theatre, 3914…

Friday December 31
9:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Otherworld Theatre
3914 N. Clark St.
The Nitz and Howe Experience New Years Eve Special Show
Dec31
Jan1
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

The Nitz and Howe Experience New Years Eve Special Show

Davenport’s favorites celebrate the start of 2022 with a special New Year’s Eve performance. Ring in the new year at Davenport’s with song and laughter…

Friday December 31, 2021
9:30 p.m.Saturday January 1, 2022
2:00 a.m.
Davenport’s Piano Bar & Cabaret
1383 North Milwaukee Ave
Blue Man Group Chicago New Year’s Eve Performances
Dec31
Jan1
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Blue Man Group Chicago New Year’s Eve Performances

Blue Man Group will celebrate the New Year with three performances on Friday, December 31 at Chicago’s Briar Street Theatre. Families can kick off their…

Friday December 31, 2021
10:00 p.m.Saturday January 1, 2022
12:00 a.m.
Briar Street Theatre
3133 N. Halsted Street
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