Saturday, February 17
|11:00 A.M.||A Midsummer Night’s Dream|
|2:00 P.M.||A Midsummer Night’s Dream|
Short Shakespeare! in The Yard
Come enjoy a 75-minute Saturday matinee of
A Midsummer Night’s Dream through March 10.
SCHILLER’S MARY STUART
Two queens go head to head in a power play over the right to rule beginning February 21.
A SPACE FOR THE IMAGINATION
Learn about our expanded campus and the transformative campaign making it possible.
See MACBETH in The Yard
The creators of CST’s sold-out The Tempest return with a magical psychological thriller.
WAITING FOR GODOT
Ireland's Druid Theatre returns to present a revelatory take on Beckett’s masterpiece.
GREAT PRICES FOR GROUPS
Book a group of 10 or more and save on a first-class theatrical experience at CST.
February 5, 2018
Members of the Short Shakespeare! cast discuss adapting the Bard’s timeless words.
January 25, 2018
The Chicago Stage Standard highlights the flexibility of CST’s newest theater, The Yard.
January 5, 2018
Our artistic director was honored as the top player in Chicago’s theater scene this year, for her ambitious production Tug of War and the opening of The Yard at Chicago Shakespeare.
October 31, 2017
The American Institute of Architects honors The Yard with the 2017 AIA Innovation Award Honorable Mention for Stellar Architecture.
October 19, 2017
Splash Magazine is among many to praise the work of México’s Teatro Línea de Sombra, playing in The Yard through October 29.
September 25, 2017
Artistic Director Barbara Gaines shares details on her all-woman adaptation of The Taming of the Shrew.
August 18, 2017
The cast of Madagascar – A Musical Adventure had everyone up and dancing to MOVE IT, MOVE IT!
August 11, 2017
Artistic Director Barbara Gaines stages Shakespeare’s raucous comedy The Taming of the Shrew with a powerhouse, all-woman cast
April 13, 2017
Chicago Shakespeare Theater presents a season of incredible performances, fresh interpretations, and the opening of The Yard.
March 14, 2017
The hit 70-minute musical adaptation of the DreamWorks film begins July 13 at Chicago Shakespeare.
March 6, 2017
Partner of award-winning Chicago firm Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture (AS+GG), talks with Chicago Architecture Foundation.
March 2, 2017
The Chicago Latino Theater Alliance (CLATA) festival will enhance visibility for Latino artists, featuring Chicago as a world-class theater destination.
February 20, 2017
Daily North Shore talks to CST's Creative Producer about his life, career and The Book of Joseph.
February 14, 2017
CST's Sean Allan Krill won for "Outstanding Featured Performance in a Musical" for his portayal of Colonel Brandon at The Old Globe.
Watch & Listen
Video: Making Macbeth with directors Aaron Posner and Teller
Gallery: In Rehearsal: Schiller's