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Saturday, October 19

3:00 P.M. The King's Speech
8:00 P.M. The King's Speech

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“Lively & enjoyable...Harry Hadden-Paton offers a very lovely performance.” –Chicago Tribune

ANDARES: OCTOBER 23–27

The extraordinary true stories of three people living in México's most remote corners.

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

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

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

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FINAL WEEKEND! CLOSES SUNDAY

“Lively & enjoyable...Harry Hadden-Paton offers a very lovely performance.” –Chicago Tribune

ANDARES: OCTOBER 23–27

The extraordinary true stories of three people living in México's most remote corners.

ROMEO + JULIET BEGINS OCTOBER 31

This fall, feel every spark of emotion as tempers flare, families brawl, and love blazes.

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!

Q BROTHERS CHRISTMAS CAROL

Heat up your holidays! The raucous ad-rap-tation of Charles Dickens’ classic begins November 29.

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.

THE GIFT OF WORLD-CLASS THEATER

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

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October 2019
SMTWTFS
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Tue, Oct 1
02
Wed, Oct 2

1:00 p.m.

The King's Speech

(PS)

 Free Post-Show Discussion with the cast

03
Thu, Oct 3
04
Fri, Oct 4
05
Sat, Oct 5

3:00 p.m.

The King's Speech

(PA)

 Come for the PreAmble 60 minutes before curtain

06
Sun, Oct 6

2:00 p.m.

The King's Speech

 Audio-described with optional Touch Tour

(PA)

 Come for the PreAmble 60 minutes before curtain

07
Mon, Oct 7
08
Tue, Oct 8
09
Wed, Oct 9

1:00 p.m.

The King's Speech

(PS)

 Free Post-Show Discussion with the cast

10
Thu, Oct 10
11
Fri, Oct 11

7:30 p.m.

The King's Speech

(CC)

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

12
Sat, Oct 12

3:00 p.m.

The King's Speech

(PA)

 Come for the PreAmble 60 minutes before curtain

13
Sun, Oct 13

2:00 p.m.

The King's Speech

(PA)

 Come for the PreAmble 60 minutes before curtain

14
Mon, Oct 14
15
Tue, Oct 15
16
Wed, Oct 16

1:00 p.m.

The King's Speech

(PS)

 Free Post-Show Discussion with the cast

17
Thu, Oct 17

1:00 p.m.

The King's Speech

 Open-captioned

7:30 p.m.

The King's Speech

 Open-captioned

18
Fri, Oct 18

7:30 p.m.

The King's Speech

 ASL Duo-interpreted

19
Sat, Oct 19

3:00 p.m.

The King's Speech

(PA)

 Come for the PreAmble 60 minutes before curtain

20
Sun, Oct 20

2:00 p.m.

The King's Speech

(PA)

 Come for the PreAmble 60 minutes before curtain

21
Mon, Oct 21
22
Tue, Oct 22
23
Wed, Oct 23

7:45 p.m.

Andares

24
Thu, Oct 24

7:45 p.m.

Andares

25
Fri, Oct 25

7:45 p.m.

Andares

26
Sat, Oct 26

7:45 p.m.

Andares

27
Sun, Oct 27

2:30 p.m.

Andares

28
Mon, Oct 28
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Tue, Oct 29
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Wed, Oct 30
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Thu, Oct 31
Next Performances:

Saturday, October 19

3:00 P.M. The King's Speech
8:00 P.M. The King's Speech

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News

October 7, 2019

Acclaim for A Man of Good Hope

WTTW’s Hedy Weiss says “You have barely one week to catch the heart-wrenching, fiercely honest, staggeringly beautiful” production—closes October 13.

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September 25, 2019

Does an actor need a voice?

Chris Jones of Chicago Tribune questions whether the human voice is fundamental to the art of performance in exploring The King’s Speech.

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September 20, 2019

The King’s Speech featured on WTTW’s Chicago Tonight

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.

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Watch & Listen

 

Video: Watch the trailer for The King's Speech

 

Video: From México, Makuyeika Colectivo Teatral's Andares

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