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Friday, May 24

7:30 P.M. Hamlet
7:45 P.M. SIX

Limited Engagement On Stage Now

Chicago Tribune declares, "A darn fine Hamlet...very likeable and especially emotional."

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The wives of Henry VIII headline a pop-concert celebration of empowerment—on stage now.

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The fun begins July 6

Follow the Yellow Brick Road to Navy Pier for 75 minutes of musical magic, live on stage.

FREE SHAKESPEARE THIS SUMMER

A 75-minute abridged The Comedy of Errors travels to 19 parks across Chicago.

North American Premiere

The story that inspired the Academy Award-winning film comes home to the stage this fall.

ISANGO ENSEMBLE RETURNS

A young refugee’s journey through Africa told through glorious singing, music, and dance.

This Fall: Love at first sight

In November, Artistic Director Barbara Gaines stages Shakespeare’s famous tragic romance.

COMING JANUARY 2020

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

AS YOU LIKE IT: SPRING 2020

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

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Limited Engagement On Stage Now

Chicago Tribune declares, "A darn fine Hamlet...very likeable and especially emotional."

NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE

The wives of Henry VIII headline a pop-concert celebration of empowerment—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 fun begins July 6

Follow the Yellow Brick Road to Navy Pier for 75 minutes of musical magic, live on stage.

FREE SHAKESPEARE THIS SUMMER

A 75-minute abridged The Comedy of Errors travels to 19 parks across Chicago.

North American Premiere

The story that inspired the Academy Award-winning film comes home to the stage this fall.

ISANGO ENSEMBLE RETURNS

A young refugee’s journey through Africa told through glorious singing, music, and dance.

This Fall: Love at first sight

In November, Artistic Director Barbara Gaines stages Shakespeare’s famous tragic romance.

COMING JANUARY 2020

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

AS YOU LIKE IT: SPRING 2020

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

CST FOR $20

Bringing students and young professionals world-class theater at an everyday price.

GREAT PRICES FOR GROUPS

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

Navy Pier Dining Deals

Save 20% 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!

CALENDAR

May 2019
SMTWTFS
01
Wed, May 1
02
Thu, May 2
03
Fri, May 3
04
Sat, May 4

3:00 p.m.

Hamlet

(PA)

 Come for the PreAmble 60 minutes before curtain

8:00 p.m.

Hamlet

05
Sun, May 5

2:00 p.m.

Hamlet

(PA)

 Come for the PreAmble 60 minutes before curtain

6:30 p.m.

Hamlet

06
Mon, May 6
07
Tue, May 7
08
Wed, May 8

1:00 p.m.

Hamlet

(PS)

 Free Post-Show Discussion with the cast

7:30 p.m.

Hamlet

09
Thu, May 9

7:30 p.m.

Hamlet

10
Fri, May 10

7:30 p.m.

Hamlet

11
Sat, May 11

3:00 p.m.

Hamlet

(PA)

 Come for the PreAmble 60 minutes before curtain

8:00 p.m.

Hamlet

12
Sun, May 12

2:00 p.m.

Hamlet

(PA)

 Come for the PreAmble 60 minutes before curtain

13
Mon, May 13
14
Tue, May 14

7:30 p.m.

Hamlet

7:45 p.m.

SIX

15
Wed, May 15

1:00 p.m.

Hamlet

(PS)

 Free Post-Show Discussion with the cast

7:30 p.m.

Hamlet

7:45 p.m.

SIX

16
Thu, May 16

7:30 p.m.

Hamlet

7:45 p.m.

SIX

17
Fri, May 17

7:30 p.m.

Hamlet

(CC)

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

7:45 p.m.

SIX

18
Sat, May 18

3:00 p.m.

Hamlet

(PA)

 Come for the PreAmble 60 minutes before curtain

8:00 p.m.

Hamlet

8:30 p.m.

SIX– Sold Out

19
Sun, May 19

2:00 p.m.

Hamlet

 Audio-described with optional Touch Tour

(PA)

 Come for the PreAmble 60 minutes before curtain

3:00 p.m.

SIX

20
Mon, May 20
21
Tue, May 21

7:30 p.m.

Hamlet

7:45 p.m.

SIX

22
Wed, May 22

1:00 p.m.

Hamlet

(PS)

 Free Post-Show Discussion with the cast

7:30 p.m.

Hamlet

23
Thu, May 23

7:30 p.m.

Hamlet

7:45 p.m.

SIX

24
Fri, May 24

7:30 p.m.

Hamlet

(CC)

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

7:45 p.m.

SIX

25
Sat, May 25

3:00 p.m.

Hamlet

(PA)

 Come for the PreAmble 60 minutes before curtain

6:00 p.m.

SIX

8:00 p.m.

Hamlet

8:30 p.m.

SIX

26
Sun, May 26

2:00 p.m.

Hamlet

(PA)

 Come for the PreAmble 60 minutes before curtain

3:00 p.m.

SIX

6:00 p.m.

SIX

27
Mon, May 27
28
Tue, May 28

7:45 p.m.

SIX

29
Wed, May 29

1:00 p.m.

Hamlet

(PS)

 Free Post-Show Discussion with the cast

7:30 p.m.

Hamlet

7:45 p.m.

SIX

30
Thu, May 30

7:30 p.m.

Hamlet

7:45 p.m.

SIX

31
Fri, May 31

7:30 p.m.

Hamlet

 ASL Duo-interpreted

7:45 p.m.

SIX

Next Performances:

Friday, May 24

7:30 P.M. Hamlet
7:45 P.M. SIX

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News

May 15, 2019

Chicago Tribune highlights SIX opening

With Memorial Day just around the corner, Chris Jones of Chicago Tribune has named SIX "one to see" in his May openings list.

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April 26, 2019

★★★½ for Hamlet

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."

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April 21, 2019

"Shakespeare will always be relevant"

Maurice Jones talks Hamlet and his approach to the title role with Rolling Out, sharing his thoughts on the importance of Shakespeare today.

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Watch & Listen

 

Video: Watch the trailer for Hamlet

 

Video: SIX is divorced, beheaded, live!

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