★★★★ TO THE BOOK OF JOSEPH
Chicago Tribune gives highest praise to this world premiere, playing through March 5.
“Joyous” LOVE'S LABOR'S LOST
This lush comedy hailed as “moving and true” by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel ends March 26.
A SPACE FOR THE IMAGINATION
Learn about our expanded campus and the transformative campaign making it possible.
This 75-minute, abridged Romeo and Juliet plays Saturday mornings starting February 25.
SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE
The Oscar-winning romantic comedy makes its Chicago stage premiere beginning April 15.
PETER BROOK'S BATTLEFIELD
The legendary director’s work returns to Chicago for 5 shows only, beginning April 5.
GREAT PRICES FOR GROUPS
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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.
February 2, 2017
Chicago Sun-Times features the world premiere from Artistic Director Barbara Gaines, playing through March 5.
January 30, 2017
The dynamic ensemble and artistic team for the 75-minute abridgment includes adapter and director Marti Lyons.
January 23, 2017
Artistic Director Barbara Gaines and Executive Director Criss Henderson top the list of Fifty People Who Really Perform for Chicago
January 16, 2017
Author Rich Hollander speaks with WBAL NewsRadio 1090 about how his book has been adapted to the stage.
January 10, 2017
Chicago Theatre Week celebrates with an array of shows including Shakespeare's playful romatic comedy from CST.
December 29, 2016
Chicago Tribune's Chris Jones picks the world premiere from Artistic Director Barbara Gaines beginning January 29.
December 14, 2016
In this Project Innovation episode, BuiltWorlds dons its hard hat for a sneak peak of CST's new theater.
December 7, 2016
Robert Bathurst discussing taking on the title role with Chris DeRose
November 28, 2016
The CST hit, now in NYC with director Rachel Rockwell was named a New York Times Critics' Pick.
November 21, 2016
Developed with CST Creative Producer Rick Boynton, the Q Brothers' hip-hop adaptation opens to raves in NYC.
November 16, 2016
The 2015 Olivier Award winner for Best New Play makes its highly anticipated Chicago premiere. Now playing.
October 31, 2016
Chicago Shakespeare's biggest annual fundraiser garnered a record $1.4 million and entertained 500 guests in 2016.
October 18, 2016
The Tempest and Ride the Cyclone brought home 5 wins including Best Production and Best Director.
Watch & Listen
Video: The Book of Joseph Critical Acclaim
Video: Love's Labor's Lost Montage