Tuesday, December 1
|7:30 P.M.||The Heir Apparent|
Chicago Celebrates Shakespeare
In 2016 CST spearheads an international yearlong arts festival all across the city.
THE HEIR APPARENT NOW PLAYING
Tony Award-winner John Rando stages David Ives' uproarious comedy through January 17.
A Q Brothers' Christmas Carol
A cheeky take on Dickens' classic, this acclaimed holiday hit plays though January 3.
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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.
TUG OF WAR BEGINS SPRING 2016
An electrifying adaptation of six Shakespeare plays from Artistic Director Barbara Gaines.
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.
November 25, 2015
Chris Jones of the Chicago Tribune talks to the acclaimed playwright about his "transadaptions" and future projects.
November 19, 2015
The Chicago Sun-Times features the yearlong international festival's initial events, January-March 2016.
November 12, 2015
Arts festival will make Chicago all the world's stage, encompassing more than 60 local and about a dozen international cultural organizations.
November 4, 2015
Chris DeRose interviews actors Jackson Evans and Tiffany Tatreau from the acclaimed new musical—extended to November 15.
October 26, 2015
Acclaimed actors from Broadway's Once and Les Mis join Whitehead in David Ives' bawdy comedy, The Heir Apparent.
October 20, 2015
On CBS Chicago, theater critic Chris Jones urges audiences to book tickets to this musical thriller—extended by popular demand to November 15.
October 13, 2015
Chicago Magazine lauds CST's productions, education programs and mission.
October 1, 2015
Terry Teachout lauds The Tempest's incomparable Prospero, "Once again Mr. Yando outdoes himself..."
September 24, 2015
Chicago Tribune spoke with CST's Artistic Director about directing The Marriage of Figaro at Lyric Opera.
September 16, 2015
The silent half of Penn & Teller) speaks to the Chicago Tribune about co-directing Shakespeare's magical tale.
September 15, 2015
Chicago Tribune's Chris Jones picks the U.S. premier of the new musical Ride the Cyclone as a must see.
September 10, 2015
The Reader explores directors Aaron Posener and Teller's unique approach to The Tempest.
September 3, 2015
Chicago on the Aisle explores a "once in a lifetime" show, kicking off a season of theater like no other.
August 21, 2015
A Q Brothers' Christmas Carol and Sense and Sensibility are both nominated for the much coveted New Work Award.
August 17, 2015
Before their closing weekend, the cast of Disney's The Little Mermaid made a visit to Lurie Children's Hosptial.
Watch & Listen
Video: Shakespeare 400 Chicago
Gallery: In Rehearsal The Heir Apparent