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.
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.
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.
Chicago Shakespeare strives to make its facilities and shows accessible to all patrons.
December 6, 2019
Broadway World hails, “Q Brothers Christmas Carol puts a refreshing, hilarious, and inventive take on one of the season's most well-trod tales.”
November 19, 2019
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.
October 22, 2019
The Queens and production team of SIX were honored with three awards at the 2019 Equity Jeff Awards, winning Best Large Musical Production, Best Musical Ensemble, and Music Direction.
October 7, 2019
WTTW’s Hedy Weiss says “You have barely one week to catch the heart-wrenching, fiercely honest, staggeringly beautiful” production—closes October 13.
September 20, 2019
Harry Hadden-Paton and James Frain took time out of their final rehearsal to share a behind-the-scenes look at the North American Premiere of The King’s Speech.
September 10, 2019
Broadway World highlights the stellar cast of The King’s Speech, which takes the stage in The Yard on September 12 for its North American Premiere.
July 16, 2019
Chicago Sun-Times is over the rainbow about The Wizard of Oz: "the show has heart, brains, courage and spectacle to keep youngsters dazzled and their minders impressed."
June 24, 2019
UK’s The Guardian interviewed SIX creators Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss about their whirlwind year of success with their hit musical, and what comes next.
June 18, 2019
Chicago Tribune covered the Theater’s annual Gala, which took place on June 10, 2019 and raised $1.2 million to fund education and community outreach programs.
May 30, 2019
The Queens continue their reign through the summer: new block of tickets on sale now. Grab some of the best seats today!
May 24, 2019
Hedy Weiss of WTTW's Chicago Tonight praises "this volcanic, high-drama rock concert...that could compete with the biggest pop stars of the moment."
April 26, 2019
Chicago Tribune's Chris Jones declares, "Broadway actor Maurice Jones has a humility you don’t usually see in Hamlets; he’s a regular guy...empathetic and vulnerable."
April 21, 2019
Maurice Jones talks Hamlet and his approach to the title role with Rolling Out, sharing his thoughts on the importance of Shakespeare today.
April 9, 2019
This expansive line-up of plays, musicals, new work and international artistry will engage one of the broadest audiences of any theater in America today.
March 28, 2019
Chicago Reader highlights the critically acclaimed hit new musical as an upcoming show to add to your must-see list.
February 21, 2019
"Daldry's heart-stopping deconstruction of the post-war thriller was a reminder of all that live theater can achieve."