This week’s Chicago theater openings & closings


show openings

Garden of the Three Gorilla Tango Theatre

A Hampstead Hooligan in King Arthur’s Court Chicago dell’Arte

Illocal Comedy Corn Productions

It’s Good for You 2 Gorilla Tango Theatre

Jackie: an American Life Theatre-Hikes

The Night Season Vitalist Theatre

Rollin’ Outta Here Naked Gorilla Tango Theatre

Scotland Road Gorilla Tango Theatre

Last of My Species Redmoon Theater

Timeless Is More Gorilla Tango Theatre

TV Re-Runs A Reasonable Facsimile Theatre



show closings

Cirque Shanghai: Bright Spirit Navy Pier

Culture/Clash Rasaka Theatre 

The Duck Variations Theatre-Hikes

Rod Blagojevich Superstar! The Second City

Short Shorts Annoyance Theatre

The Tragedy of Jennifer, Brad and Angelina Blackbird Theatre

side project theatre is looking good

thesideproject The owners of the side project’s building, located in Rogers Park’s Jarvis Square, has totally rehabbed the front of the structure, adding classy landscaping, benches, and bike racks.  Along the way, they assured a very beautiful space for the front of the theatre.  Here’s some pictures to show off their new outdoor facade:


side project theatre at night:


Currently playing at the side project:


  The Tragedy of Jennifer, Brad and Angelina
  August 14 – September 6 (buy tickets)
  Blackbird Theatre Company