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"Six Corners": Intense Crime Drama

at Stage 773, Chicago
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FULL PRICE: $19 - $39
OFFER PRICE: $9.50 - $19.50

Penned by Emmy Award nominee Keith Huff (Broadway's "A Steady Rain") and directed by Gary Griffin (Broadway's "The Color Purple"), "Six Corners" follows two burnt-out violent-crimes unit detectives tr... [more+]

Penned by Emmy Award nominee Keith Huff (Broadway's "A Steady Rain") and directed by Gary Griffin (Broadway's "The Color Purple"), "Six Corners" follows two burnt-out violent-crimes unit detectives trying to close the puzzling murder case of a C.T.A. employee. What should be a simple open-and-shut case evolves into a horrifying mystery and unearths a legacy of violence stretching back years in this production by American Blues Theater at Chicago's Stage 773. [less-]

Pulitzer Prize Finalist: "The Wolves"

at Goodman Theatre - The Owen, Chicago
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Wed, February 21
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FULL PRICE: $25 - $35
OFFER PRICE: $12.50 - $17.50

From the safety of their suburban stretch circle, a girls' indoor soccer team navigates big questions and wages tiny battles with all the vim and vigor of a pack of adolescent warriors. A portrait of ... [more+]

From the safety of their suburban stretch circle, a girls' indoor soccer team navigates big questions and wages tiny battles with all the vim and vigor of a pack of adolescent warriors. A portrait of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness for nine American girls who just want to score some goals, "The Wolves" -- Sarah DeLappe's award-winning first play -- was hailed as "one of the year's best plays" by "The New York Times", and was a finalist for the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. Now you can catch this stunning new play at Chicago's Goodman Theatre. [less-]

"Love Never Dies": Sequel to Broadway's "Phantom"

at Cadillac Palace Theatre, Chicago
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FULL PRICE: $55 - $100
OFFER PRICE: $39 - $75

The ultimate love story continues in "Love Never Dies", Andrew Lloyd Webber's spellbinding sequel to "The Phantom of the Opera". Ten years after disappearing from the Paris Opera House, the Phantom ha... [more+]

The ultimate love story continues in "Love Never Dies", Andrew Lloyd Webber's spellbinding sequel to "The Phantom of the Opera". Ten years after disappearing from the Paris Opera House, the Phantom has a new life in New York, where he lives amongst the joy rides and freak shows of Coney Island. Christine Daaé, now one of the world's finest sopranos, is coming to perform in New York. In a final bid to win back her love, the Phantom lures Christine, her husband Raoul and their young son to the glittering and glorious world of Coney Island, where anything could happen. See this epic sequel to one of the most spectacular musicals ever to grace Broadway, as "Love Never Dies" brings its thrilling rollercoaster ride of intrigue, obsession and romance to Chicago's Cadillac Palace Theatre. [less-]

"Southern Gothic": Juicy, "Mad Men"-Era Drama

at Windy City Playhouse, Chicago
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FULL PRICE: $65 - $85
OFFER PRICE: $48.75 - $63.75

It's 1960. Ashford, Georgia. Tom Collins is the drink of choice. Dean Martin's on the radio. Everyone's driving a Cadillac, and Suzanne Wellington is about to turn 40. Four couples gather to celebrate... [more+]

It's 1960. Ashford, Georgia. Tom Collins is the drink of choice. Dean Martin's on the radio. Everyone's driving a Cadillac, and Suzanne Wellington is about to turn 40. Four couples gather to celebrate the big day -- old college buddies who've known one another for decades. But even best friends keep secrets, and over the course of this evening's party, a few of those are bound to be revealed ... from a political scandal, to a hidden pregnancy, a secret love affair, and a business' corruption. Come to Chicago's Windy City Playhouse, explore, and be a fly on the wall for all the juicy drama of "Southern Gothic". "Mad Men" meets "Desperate Housewives" in this one-of-kind, voyeuristic theater. [less-]

"Blind Date" Re-Imagines Reagan-Gorbachev Meeting

at Goodman Theatre - The Albert, Chicago
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Wed, February 21
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FULL PRICE: $25 - $54
OFFER PRICE: $12.50 - $29

Not so long ago, but before presidential Twitter rants, Tinder meetups and 24/7 news, two of history's most enigmatic leaders -- Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev -- meet to negotiate a halt to the ... [more+]

Not so long ago, but before presidential Twitter rants, Tinder meetups and 24/7 news, two of history's most enigmatic leaders -- Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev -- meet to negotiate a halt to the arms race. A crafty game of one-upmanship ensues; meanwhile, their wives engage in a passive-aggressive tango over tea. Playwright Rogelio Martinez, called "a fresh and funny talent" by "Backstage", "finds new twists on old topics" ("Variety") in this compulsively fascinating, slyly comic behind-the-scenes glimpse at a 20th century landmark event that shaped world history. See "Blind Date" at the Goodman Theatre's Albert stage in Chicago. [less-]

"Spark": Sisters Impacted by War

at Collaboraction Pentagon Theater, Chicago
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Wed, February 21
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FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: $10

Three sisters living in the U.S. are caught in the mess of a recent war's aftermath. When their soldier sister finally returns home, this family of little economic means must find a way to make do and... [more+]

Three sisters living in the U.S. are caught in the mess of a recent war's aftermath. When their soldier sister finally returns home, this family of little economic means must find a way to make do and carry on, while leaning on the strength of their family. Caridad Svich's contemporary American story of faith, love, war, trauma and a bit of healing comes to the stage in the Pentagon Space at Collaboraction Studios in Chicago, courtesy of the female-focused 20% Theatre Company. [less-]

You Got Older

at Steppenwolf Downstairs Theatre, Chicago
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Wed, February 21
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FULL PRICE: $62 - $79
OFFER PRICE: $31 - $39.50

Mae's life is kinda falling apart. Her boyfriend dumped her, she got fired from her job, and she's moved back home to take care of her dad. As if that weren't enough, she has this weird rash and a fan... [more+]

Mae's life is kinda falling apart. Her boyfriend dumped her, she got fired from her job, and she's moved back home to take care of her dad. As if that weren't enough, she has this weird rash and a fantasy cowboy that just won't leave her alone. What happens when your life path leads you right over a cliff? In this bawdy, irreverent and touching new play, up-and-coming playwright Clare Barron masterfully blends reality and fantasy in a dark comedy about falling apart as you're failing to launch, and what you might find instead. [less-]

"BREACH": A Manifesto on Race in America

at Victory Gardens Zacek McVay Theater, Chicago
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Wed, February 21
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FULL PRICE: $42 - $50
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In award-winning playwright Antoinette Nwandu's "love letter to black women," Margaret uproots her life, including her dead-end job and fizzling relationship, after finding out that she's unexpectedly... [more+]

In award-winning playwright Antoinette Nwandu's "love letter to black women," Margaret uproots her life, including her dead-end job and fizzling relationship, after finding out that she's unexpectedly expecting. She finds support and humor from her sassy and sharp Aunt Sylvia and her new friendship with Carolina, a pregnant cleaning lady at her office. "BREACH" is a smart comedy about friendship, motherhood and family, tackling the mother of all challenges: Learning to love yourself. Don't miss this finger-on-the-pulse comedy at Chicago's Victory Gardens Zacek McVay Theater. [less-]

A Dystopian World Triggers Paranoia in Tragicomedy "The Locketeer"

at Trap Door Theatre, Chicago
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FULL PRICE: $20 - $25
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Adapted from Elias Canetti's 1956 play "The Numbered", "The Locketeer" is set in a dystopian world wherein a nameless future state claims its power by imposing life spans on its citizens. This competi... [more+]

Adapted from Elias Canetti's 1956 play "The Numbered", "The Locketeer" is set in a dystopian world wherein a nameless future state claims its power by imposing life spans on its citizens. This competition for status causes social paranoia and a tragicomic refusal of facts. The adaptation will be devised with the ensemble at Trap Door Theatre in Chicago. [less-]

Love as a Casualty of War in "Time Stands Still"

at McAninch Arts Center, Glen Ellyn
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Thu, February 22
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FULL PRICE: $37
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Love is a battlefield in this production of Donald Margulies's Tony-nominated play, which "The New York Times" said "crackles with bright wit and intelligence." After being injured by a bomb blast in ... [more+]

Love is a battlefield in this production of Donald Margulies's Tony-nominated play, which "The New York Times" said "crackles with bright wit and intelligence." After being injured by a bomb blast in Iraq, Sarah, a war photographer, returns to the New York loft she shares with her journalist boyfriend, James. Both are adrenaline junkies who feed off the rush of working in the world's deadliest war zones -- but once separated from the danger of violent strife, their greatest conflict lies within as they try to chart a course for their relationship in the aftermath of tragedy. Buffalo Theater Ensemble brings "Time Stands Still" to McAninch Arts Center in Glen Ellyn. [less-]

"Nice Girl": A Play About Learning to Let Go

at Raven Theatre East Stage, Chicago
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Thu, February 22
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FULL PRICE: $46
OFFER PRICE: $23

Josephine has a dead-end job, she still lives with her mother, and has settled into the uncomfortable comfort of being single at age 37. But when she's given the possibility of change, she starts taki... [more+]

Josephine has a dead-end job, she still lives with her mother, and has settled into the uncomfortable comfort of being single at age 37. But when she's given the possibility of change, she starts taking tentative steps towards a new life. Melissa Ross' "Nice Girl" is a play about the difficulties and joys of figuring out who you are -- and letting go of who you were supposed to be. Find out how it all plays out on the stage of Chicago's Raven Theatre. [less-]

"Fifty Shades of Shakespeare"

at Mary's Attic at Hamburger Mary's, Chicago
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Thu, February 22
Fri, February 23
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FULL PRICE: $15
OFFER PRICE: $7.50

"Fifty Shades of Shakespeare" is an orgy of hilarious, powerful, and revealing explorations of gender, sexuality, intimacy, kink and relationships, all told through the bard's sexiest scenes ... strip... [more+]

"Fifty Shades of Shakespeare" is an orgy of hilarious, powerful, and revealing explorations of gender, sexuality, intimacy, kink and relationships, all told through the bard's sexiest scenes ... stripped down to four actors, 12 scenes and 23 roles. The only question is: how do you want it? Every night the audience picks which actor plays each role. Grab your BFF, your Bae, your Swipe Right, and prepare to get your drink on during this raunchy play at Mary's Attic at Hamburger Mary's in Chicago. [less-]

Powerful Women Clash Over the Future of England

at Chicago Shakespeare Theater - at the Courtyard Theater on the Navy Pier, Chicago
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Thu, February 22
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FULL PRICE: $48 - $78
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One will rule. One will fall. Two extraordinary women clash in a power play over the right to rule in Friedrich Schiller's "Mary Stuart". Elizabeth I, Queen of England, must decide the fate of her jai... [more+]

One will rule. One will fall. Two extraordinary women clash in a power play over the right to rule in Friedrich Schiller's "Mary Stuart". Elizabeth I, Queen of England, must decide the fate of her jailed cousin, Mary, Queen of Scots, who is accused of treason. After a single clandestine meeting where both women's ambitions are unmasked, the fate of two countries is decided. Jenn Thompson, former artistic director of The Actors Company Theater, stages Peter Oswald's electrifying take on this fascinating drama at the Chicago Shakespeare Theater. [less-]

"Twelfth Night": Shakespeare's Gender-Bending Comedy

at Ethel M. Barber Theater, Evanston
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Thu, February 22
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FULL PRICE: $25
OFFER PRICE: $12.50

Following a shipwreck, twin brother and sister Sebastian and Viola are separated in the land of Illyria. Becoming enamored with the Duke, Viola assumes the persona of "Cesario" and enters the court's ... [more+]

Following a shipwreck, twin brother and sister Sebastian and Viola are separated in the land of Illyria. Becoming enamored with the Duke, Viola assumes the persona of "Cesario" and enters the court's service in an effort to be near him. The Duke longs for the love of the neighboring Countess. However, the Countess finds Cesario more to her liking. Deception, disguise and the madness of love take center stage in one of Shakespeare's greatest romantic comedies. Northwestern University brings the play to the Ethel M. Barber Theater in Evanston. [less-]

"The Antelope Party" Explores Bronies

at Theater Wit, Chicago
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Thu, February 22
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FULL PRICE: $70
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A timely new comedy from Eric John Meyer, "The Antelope Party" explores cultural seismic shifts through the lens of "My Little Pony". When the Rust Belt Ponies Meet Up Group gathers, they discover sev... [more+]

A timely new comedy from Eric John Meyer, "The Antelope Party" explores cultural seismic shifts through the lens of "My Little Pony". When the Rust Belt Ponies Meet Up Group gathers, they discover several missing members and a new recruit paranoid about a local neighborhood watch group. Find out how normalization and fear can sweep through even the most generous Bronies of Equestria at this comedy at Theatre Wit in Chicago. [less-]

"The Garbo": A One-Woman Musical

at Athenaeum Theatre Studio Two, Chicago
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Thu, February 22
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FULL PRICE: $32
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Considered be one of Hollywood's greatest actresses, Greta Garbo had an image of androgynous glamour. Dissatisfied with the scripts Hollywood offered to her as her natural beauty was beginning to fade... [more+]

Considered be one of Hollywood's greatest actresses, Greta Garbo had an image of androgynous glamour. Dissatisfied with the scripts Hollywood offered to her as her natural beauty was beginning to fade, she retired from the screen at age 35 and eventually became a recluse in Manhattan. Set in the mid 1970s, "The Garbo" finds her in the middle of a nightmare with two of her obsessed long-term lovers. Jillann Gabrielle stars in this "Victor/Victoria"-esque musical at Athenaeum Theatre Studio Two in Chicago. [less-]

Moon Man Walk

at Richard Christiansen Theater, Chicago
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Thu, February 22
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FULL PRICE: $25 - $30
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Monarch must return to Philadelphia following the sudden death of his mother. On the journey back to his boyhood home to plan for her funeral, Monarch mourns, falls in love, and discovers that sometim... [more+]

Monarch must return to Philadelphia following the sudden death of his mother. On the journey back to his boyhood home to plan for her funeral, Monarch mourns, falls in love, and discovers that sometimes, the truth lies someplace between the surface of the moon and wherever you are. Moon Man Walk is a moving and enthralling new play exploring the enduring connection between a mother and her son, and the space required to recognize a past that is becoming ever more present. [less-]

"Cabaret": The Decadent Broadway Musical

at Paramount Theatre, Aurora
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Thu, February 22
Fri, February 23
Wed, February 28
FULL PRICE: $48 - $55
OFFER PRICE: $48 - $55

The sound of the orchestra tuning its instruments fills the air. The smell of liquor and perfume permeates your nostrils, causing a shiver of sinful delight. You catch a dancer's eye and wonder what s... [more+]

The sound of the orchestra tuning its instruments fills the air. The smell of liquor and perfume permeates your nostrils, causing a shiver of sinful delight. You catch a dancer's eye and wonder what she's doing after the show. After all, anything goes. Classic Broadway musical "Cabaret" sashays into the Paramount Theatre, transporting you from modern-day Aurora to 1930s Berlin. As threats loom large in the nation, cabaret singer Sally Bowles and her cabaret crew continue to let the good times roll. Allow yourself to be dazzled by a night of Tony-winning songs, a spellbinding story and a stage full of extraordinary spectacles. [less-]

"Pillars of the Community": Scandal Rises to the Surface

at Strawdog Theatre, Chicago
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Thu, February 22
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FULL PRICE: $35 - $40
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In this take on Henrik Ibsen's "Pillars of the Community", the return of a fugitive brother puts the future of wealthy businessman Karsten Bernick in peril. Details of a long-buried sex scandal and em... [more+]

In this take on Henrik Ibsen's "Pillars of the Community", the return of a fugitive brother puts the future of wealthy businessman Karsten Bernick in peril. Details of a long-buried sex scandal and embezzlement come to the surface and force Bernick to face his family, his community and his demons. Adamson's version of Ibsen's 1877 moral drama was first produced at the National Theatre in 2005 to critical acclaim. Ensemble member Elly Green ("After Miss Julie, The Night Season") directs this first production in Chicago's new Strawdog Theatre space. [less-]

Five Black Women Work to Reclaim Their Truth

at Greenhouse Theater Center, Chicago
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Thu, February 22
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FULL PRICE: $32
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Black Madonnas have been challenging the normative view of Christianity for more than eight hundred years by depicting Mary and Jesus with dark skin. In "Mother of the Dark Water", five modern-day bla... [more+]

Black Madonnas have been challenging the normative view of Christianity for more than eight hundred years by depicting Mary and Jesus with dark skin. In "Mother of the Dark Water", five modern-day black women are inspired by original images of the Black Madonna to challenge the forces in the normative feminist movement that seek to silence their voices and mask their individuality. Drawn from personal stories, original poetry and dance, this play written and directed by Lauren Wells at the Greenhouse Theater Center in Chicago celebrates the power of speaking out, resistance and self-love. [less-]