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Measure for Measure
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October 21 - November 27, 2022

Shakespeare’s fiery play is brought to life in the glamour, music, and sensuality of 1950s Cuba.

Wuthering Heights
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January 27 - February 19, 2023

Emily Brontë’s epic novel is transformed into “a wildly imaginative, exhilarating piece of theatre.”

The Comedy of Errors
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March 10 - April 16, 2023

Barbara Gaines revisits Shakespeare's riotous comedy in her final production as artistic director.

Chicago ShakesSTREAM
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Stream a variety of free programs—scenes from Shakespeare, musical performances & more!

RECENT PLAYS & EVENTS

ABLE Reconnect
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NOVEMBER 19, 2022

Community Partner A.B.L.E. celebrates a return to live performances with an all-day festival.

The Notebook
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SEPTEMBER 6 - OCTOBER 30, 2022

A World Premiere Musical based on the bestselling novel that inspired the iconic film.

It Came From Outer Space
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JUNE 22 - JULY 31, 2022

Based on the ‘50s sci-fi film, this World Premiere musical comedy will be out-of-this-world fun.

Chicago Shakespeare in the Parks
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JULY 14 - 23, 2022

Free pop-up performances of Shakespeare-inspired musical revue in neighborhood parks this summer.

All’s Well<br>That<br>Ends Well
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April 22 - May 29, 2022

No challenge can match the power of a determined woman in Shakespeare’s rarely seen dark comedy.

To Be
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APRIL 23 - MAY 22, 2022

A free, virtual event for Shakespeare’s Birthday featuring musical performances and special guests.

 

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