Tuesday, April 23
HAMLET: THROUGH JUNE 9
Maurice Jones takes on the iconic title role, leading an outstanding company of actors.
NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE MAY 14
The wives of Henry VIII headline a pop-concert celebration of empowerment.
Beginning July 6
Follow the Yellow Brick Road to Navy Pier for 75 minutes of musical magic, live on stage.
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.
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.
April 15, 2019
People Magazine spoke with producer Kenny Wax about SIX, and how this smash hit musical rewrites history "with a strong dose of female empowerment."
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.
February 21, 2019
"Daldry's heart-stopping deconstruction of the post-war thriller was a reminder of all that live theater can achieve."
February 19, 2019
NewCity praises Short Shakespeare! Macbeth: “an example of just how the theater industry might combat accusations of irrelevance.”
January 24, 2019
Chris Jones from the Chicago Tribune says, “if you’re interested in the therapeutic value of storytelling, I doubt you’ll move a muscle.”
January 15, 2019
Be among the first to book your seat for the North American Premiere of SIX, on stage beginning May 14: tickets start at just $32.
December 20, 2018
SIX, a musical uniting the legendary six wives of King Henry VIII, has been rescheduled into the timeframe of the previously announced world premiere musical, Bedknobs and Broomsticks.
December 4, 2018
Alexandra Silber shares her memories of Chicago theater growing up, and why playing Titania in Joe Dowling’s production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream is like coming home.
November 23, 2018
Chicago Tribune’s Chris Jones highlights the hip-hop holiday treat as the perfect show for anyone who just needs some laughs.
October 24, 2018
This show “makes you appreciate the collective, world-changing power of creative risk-taking.” Performances end November 4!
October 1, 2018
Stage and Cinema hails, “Scarlett Strallen’s deservedly praised Nell beguiles and seduces everyone in the house.”
September 17, 2018
"A stunner of a show and here only through Sept. 22. So you can’t wait around. It is performed in such bravura fashion, you likely will be floored"
September 12, 2018
Creator and performer Valentijn Dhaenens and CST staff member Doreen Sayegh joined Jerome McDonnell to discuss this special WorldStage production from Belgium.
August 29, 2018
The Yard at Chicago Shakespeare took home top honors in Engineering News-Record’s 2018 Best Projects Awards, Cultural/Worship category.