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Tuesday, September 8

7:30 P.M. The Tempest
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THE TEMPEST BEGINS SEPTEMBER 8

Magic by Teller, haunting songs from Tom Waits and Kathleen Brennan, featuring Larry Yando

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The U.S. premiere of this adventurous new musical begins September 29.

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COMEDIC MASTERY AT PLAY

Tony Award-winning director John Rando stages David Ives' wonderfully witty The Heir Apparent.

LOVE AND JEALOUSY IN OTHELLO

Renowned British director Jonathan Munby takes on Shakespeare's most intimate tragedy.

A 75-minute Twelfth Night

In March, this Short Shakespeare! comedy is fueled by mistaken identity and unlikely love.

COMING IN 2016: TUG OF WAR

An electrifying adaptation of six Shakespeare plays from Artistic Director Barbara Gaines.

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First Lady Michelle Obama presents National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award.

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THE TEMPEST BEGINS SEPTEMBER 8

Magic by Teller, haunting songs from Tom Waits and Kathleen Brennan, featuring Larry Yando

GET READY TO RIDE THE CYCLONE

The U.S. premiere of this adventurous new musical begins September 29.

SUBSCRIBE TODAY, SAVE ALL YEAR

Choose a classic package or create your own with Chicago's most flexible theater subscription.

COMEDIC MASTERY AT PLAY

Tony Award-winning director John Rando stages David Ives' wonderfully witty The Heir Apparent.

LOVE AND JEALOUSY IN OTHELLO

Renowned British director Jonathan Munby takes on Shakespeare's most intimate tragedy.

A 75-minute Twelfth Night

In March, this Short Shakespeare! comedy is fueled by mistaken identity and unlikely love.

COMING IN 2016: TUG OF WAR

An electrifying adaptation of six Shakespeare plays from Artistic Director Barbara Gaines.

CST ON TOUR

CST shares its unique brand of storytelling with audiences around the world.

WHITE HOUSE HONORS CST

First Lady Michelle Obama presents National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award.

GREAT PRICES FOR GROUPS

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

BARD CORE CURRICULUM

Learn about drama-based teaching strategies for engaging your students with Shakespeare.

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7:30 p.m.

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2:00 p.m.

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Wed, Sep 16

1:00 p.m.

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Free Talk Back with the cast after the show

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7:30 p.m.

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Sat, Sep 19

3:00 p.m.

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Come for the PreAmble 1 hour before curtain

8:00 p.m.

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Sun, Sep 20

2:00 p.m.

The Tempest

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Come for the PreAmble 1 hour before curtain

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Mon, Sep 21
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Tue, Sep 22
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Wed, Sep 23
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Thu, Sep 24

1:00 p.m.

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Free Talk Back with the cast after the show

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Fri, Sep 25

7:30 p.m.

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

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Sat, Sep 26

3:00 p.m.

The Tempest

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Come for the PreAmble 1 hour before curtain

8:00 p.m.

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Sun, Sep 27

2:00 p.m.

The Tempest

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Come for the PreAmble 1 hour before curtain

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1:00 p.m.

The Tempest

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Free Talk Back with the cast after the show

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Next Performance:

Tuesday, September 8

7:30 P.M. The Tempest
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August 31, 2015

August 2015 Insider

Take a moment to check out CST’s current newsletter—a digest of notable events, plays and players.

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August 26, 2015

Executive Director Celebrates DePaul Roots

Criss Henderson talks about helping build CST after college and giving back with the Arts Leadership Program.

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August 21, 2015

11 Jeff Award Nominations for CST

A Q Brothers' Christmas Carol and Sense and Sensibility are both nominated for the much coveted New Work Award.

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Video: Behind the scenes of The Tempest

 

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