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Monday, December 9

6:00 P.M. Chicago Shakespeare Slam: Final Bout

FINAL WEEKS! ROMEO and JULIET

Don't miss this "fresh, fun, new look at a classic" (Chicago Now)—closes December 22.

Q BROTHERS CHRISTMAS CAROL

Heat up your holidays! The raucous ad-rap-tation of Charles Dickens’ classic is on stage now.

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SHORT SHAKESPEARE! RETURNS

Saturdays this winter, enjoy the hilarity & hijinks of this cleverly abridged, 75-minute production.

COMING JANUARY 2020

A Tony Award-nominated composer transforms Jane Austen’s classic into a charming musical.

ROYAL SHAKESPEARE COMPANY

RSC returns to Chicago for the first time in 25 years with Shakespeare’s fierce comedy.

AS YOU LIKE IT: SPRING 2020

Hit songs from The Beatles mix with timeless poetry in Shakespeare’s joyous comedy.

CST FOR $20

World-class theater at an everyday price, for patrons under age 35.

GREAT PRICES FOR GROUPS

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Chicago Shakespeare Slam 2019

High school teams from across the region go toe to toe as nine teams advance to the Final Bout.

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Save when you show your ticket at Riva Crabhouse, Harry Caray’s, and Tiny Tavern.

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Attend a pre-show lecture or post-show discussion, or meet the cast in the Pub.

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FINAL WEEKS! ROMEO and JULIET

Don't miss this "fresh, fun, new look at a classic" (Chicago Now)—closes December 22.

Q BROTHERS CHRISTMAS CAROL

Heat up your holidays! The raucous ad-rap-tation of Charles Dickens’ classic is on stage now.

2019/20 SEASON ON SALE NOW

A variety of flexible ticket packages make it easy for you to get the best seats at the best price!

THE GIFT OF WORLD-CLASS THEATER

Available in any amount, Gift Certificates are perfect for holiday gifts, anniversaries & more!

SHORT SHAKESPEARE! RETURNS

Saturdays this winter, enjoy the hilarity & hijinks of this cleverly abridged, 75-minute production.

COMING JANUARY 2020

A Tony Award-nominated composer transforms Jane Austen’s classic into a charming musical.

ROYAL SHAKESPEARE COMPANY

RSC returns to Chicago for the first time in 25 years with Shakespeare’s fierce comedy.

AS YOU LIKE IT: SPRING 2020

Hit songs from The Beatles mix with timeless poetry in Shakespeare’s joyous comedy.

CST FOR $20

World-class theater at an everyday price, for patrons under age 35.

GREAT PRICES FOR GROUPS

Book a group of 10 or more and save on a first-class theatrical experience at CST.

Chicago Shakespeare Slam 2019

High school teams from across the region go toe to toe as nine teams advance to the Final Bout.

Navy Pier Dining Deals

Save when you show your ticket at Riva Crabhouse, Harry Caray’s, and Tiny Tavern.

ACCESS SHAKESPEARE

Chicago Shakespeare strives to make its facilities and shows accessible to all patrons.

AUDIENCE ENRICHMENT PROGRAMS

Attend a pre-show lecture or post-show discussion, or meet the cast in the Pub.

CALENDAR

December 2019
SMTWTFS
01
Sun, Dec 1

2:00 p.m.

Romeo and Juliet

(PA)

 Come for the PreAmble 60 minutes before curtain

3:00 p.m.

Q Brothers Christmas Carol

 Audio-described

02
Mon, Dec 2
03
Tue, Dec 3
04
Wed, Dec 4

1:00 p.m.

Romeo and Juliet

(PS)

 Free Post-Show Discussion with the cast

05
Thu, Dec 5
06
Fri, Dec 6

7:30 p.m.

Romeo and Juliet

(CC)

 Attend a Cast Call with actors in the Pub at 6:30

07
Sat, Dec 7

3:00 p.m.

Romeo and Juliet

(PA)

 Come for the PreAmble 60 minutes before curtain

08
Sun, Dec 8

2:00 p.m.

Romeo and Juliet

(PA)

 Come for the PreAmble 60 minutes before curtain

10
Tue, Dec 10
11
Wed, Dec 11

1:00 p.m.

Romeo and Juliet

(PS)

 Free Post-Show Discussion with the cast

12
Thu, Dec 12

1:00 p.m.

Romeo and Juliet

 Open-captioned

(PS)

 Free Post-Show Discussion with the cast

7:30 p.m.

Romeo and Juliet

 Open-captioned

13
Fri, Dec 13

7:30 p.m.

Romeo and Juliet

 ASL Duo-interpreted

14
Sat, Dec 14

3:00 p.m.

Romeo and Juliet

(PA)

 Come for the PreAmble 60 minutes before curtain

15
Sun, Dec 15

2:00 p.m.

Romeo and Juliet

 Audio-described with optional Touch Tour

(PA)

 Come for the PreAmble 60 minutes before curtain

16
Mon, Dec 16
17
Tue, Dec 17
18
Wed, Dec 18

1:00 p.m.

Romeo and Juliet

(PS)

 Free Post-Show Discussion with the cast

19
Thu, Dec 19

7:45 p.m.

Q Brothers Christmas Carol

 Open-captioned

20
Fri, Dec 20
21
Sat, Dec 21

3:00 p.m.

Romeo and Juliet

(PA)

 Come for the PreAmble 60 minutes before curtain

22
Sun, Dec 22

2:00 p.m.

Romeo and Juliet

(PA)

 Come for the PreAmble 60 minutes before curtain

24
Tue, Dec 24
25
Wed, Dec 25
26
Thu, Dec 26
27
Fri, Dec 27
28
Sat, Dec 28
29
Sun, Dec 29
30
Mon, Dec 30
31
Tue, Dec 31
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Monday, December 9

6:00 P.M. Chicago Shakespeare Slam: Final Bout

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News

December 6, 2019

"This is the most imaginative Carol I've ever seen."

Broadway World hails, “Q Brothers Christmas Carol puts a refreshing, hilarious, and inventive take on one of the season's most well-trod tales.”

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November 19, 2019

"Completely reinvigorates Shakespeare’s most famous play"

Artistic Director Barbara Gaines stopped by the Reduced Shakespeare Company podcast to share some insight into her current production of Romeo and Juliet, on stage through December 22.

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November 6, 2019

Daggers Rule in Romeo and Juliet

Cage Sebastian Pierre took a break from playing Benvolio to discuss his dual role as Associate Fight Choreographer with Ed Tracy on his podcast. 

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