Saturday, December 10
|3:00 P.M.||King Charles III|
|3:00 P.M.||The Complete Deaths|
|8:00 P.M.||King Charles III|
|8:00 P.M.||The Complete Deaths|
ON STAGE NOW: KING CHARLES III
"★★★★ a must-see...better than the Broadway production" –Chicago Tribune
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WORLD PREMIERE IN WINTER 2017
Artistic Director Barbara Gaines stages the moving, humorous drama The Book of Joseph.
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Learn about our expanded campus and the transformative campaign making it possible.
This 75-minute, abridged Romeo and Juliet is the perfect introduction to Shakespeare.
LOVE'S LABOR'S LOST
Studies give way to amorous letters and vows in the Bard’s witty satire on young love.
December 7, 2016
Robert Bathurst discussing taking on the title role with Chris DeRose
November 28, 2016
The CST hit, now in NYC with director Rachel Rockwell was named a New York Times Critics' Pick.
November 22, 2016
Actor Robert Bathurst (of Downton Abbey fame) and director Gary Griffin discuss portraying living historical figures and sudden changes in government.
November 21, 2016
Developed with CST Creative Producer Rick Boynton, the Q Brothers' hip-hop adaptation opens to raves in NYC.
November 13, 2016
High schoolers take the stage at CST in the first Battle of the Bard, a competition honoring the famous playwright.
October 31, 2016
Chicago Shakespeare's biggest annual fundraiser garnered a record $1.4 million and entertained 500 guests in 2016.
September 30, 2016
Wall Street Journal calls Tug of War, "One of the most important productions this year."
September 22, 2016
Robert Bathurst, known for playing Sir Anthony Strallan, will lead an exceptional cast in this fall's Chicago premiere.
September 19, 2016
An array of stunning international productions arrive from Mexico, China, India and beyond.
September 14, 2016
Bon Appetit presents Chicago Gourmet's Grand Cru takes place September 24 + 25 as part of Shakespeare 400 Chicago.
August 30, 2016
Nominations include coveted Best Play for The Tempest and Best Musical for Ride the Cyclone.
August 29, 2016
Splash Magazine lauds Song of the Goat's "compelling distillation" of King Lear—"a fresh and innovative take on a classic."
August 22, 2016
Chicago Tribune talks with CST Company Manager Dan Hess about how actors live when visiting for a production.
August 15, 2016
As part of Culinary Complete Works, long time friends Chef Michael Kornick and designer Jordan Mozer collaborate on an event inspired by The Merchant of Venice.
August 9, 2016
ABC News speaks with the actor on playing High Sparrow and Shylock.
Watch & Listen
Video: King Charles III On Stage
Video: Battle of the Bard 2016 Montage