Menu

Plays & Events

UP NEXT

Holiday Artisan Market
Learn More
December 3–6, 2020

Twenty-five Chicago artisans will showcase more than 200 homemade wares in an online pop-up shop. One hundred percent of proceeds will go directly to the artisans.

Peter Pan, A Musical Adventure
Learn More
December 19, 2020–
January 1, 2021

Stream FREE on demand! A newly re-mastered, 80‑minute feature film of our much-loved 2018 proudction, captured in front of a live audience.

I, Shakespeare
Learn More   Subscribe
WINTER 2021

Stream at home or attend in-person at the Theater—you get to choose! Two of Shakespeare’s supporting characters are given the spotlight in solo performances.

It Came from Outer Space
Learn More   Subscribe
WINTER 2021

Adapted from the ‘50s classic sci-fi film about flying saucers, and what lies just beyond the stars.

Measure for Measure
Learn More   Subscribe
SPRING 2021

Shakespeare’s searing exploration of sexual politics and social injustice plays as part of a return to our repertory roots.

Twelfth Night
Learn More   Subscribe
SPRING 2021

Shakespeare’s lyrical tale about a pair of shipwrecked twins and mistaken identity plays as part of a return to our repertory roots.

As You Like It
Learn More   Subscribe
SPRING/SUMMER 2021

Hit songs from The Beatles mix with Shakespeare's poetry in this joyous comedy. Ticket holders, we'll be in touch with the new performance schedule as soon as we are able—there’s nothing you need to do right now.

 

PREVIOUSLY THIS SEASON

Fall 2020 Adult Learning
Learn More
FALL 2020

From hands-on classes to discussion seminars, our new online courses were designed to spark thoughtful dialogue and deepen your connection to Chicago Shakespeare.

Chicago ShakesFEAR
Watch Now
OCTOBER 29, 2020

Stream at home! Join us as we explore the scary, strange, and supernatural in Shakespeare’s canon.

Romantics Anoymous
Learn More
SEPTEMBER 2020

This WorldStage event from the UK enabled audiences to delight in the joys of live performance with a one-time, special broadcast—streamed from the Bristol Old Vic direct to viewers’ homes.

 

MAJOR SEASON SUPPORTERS

Chicago Shakespeare Major Season SupportersChicago Shakespeare Major Season SupportersChicago Shakespeare Major Season SupportersChicago Shakespeare Major Season Supporters

 

Additional Pages