This week’s Chicago theater openings/closings

Chicago Skyline from Adler Planetarium 

Opening This Week

The Bucktown Stand-Up Showdown Gorilla Tango Theatre

Cloclo Chicago Center for the Performing Arts

Cyrano de Bergerac Oak Park Festival Theatre

El Grito del Bronx Collaboraction

Get Comfortable: A Night of Shorts Gorilla Tango Theatre

On Stage with Megon McDonough Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University

One Year in June Gorilla Tango Theatre

Stud Terkel’s not Working The Second City etc

Somewhere in Texas Dream Theatre

Spinning Yarns the side project

These Shining Lives Theater on the Lake

Tupperware: An American Musical Fable The New Colony

Two Spoons Bailiwick Repertory

Walker & Dunn Gorilla Tango Theatre


Show Closings

The Alcyone Festival Halcyon Theatre 

In Your Facebook Prop Thtr

“Fog” and “Mr. Sycamore” Chicago Cultural Center

Little Brother Griffin Theatre

Our Future Metropolis Lookingglass Theatre

Strauss at Midnight Theater Oobleck

The Who’s Tommy Circle Theatre

Tony n’ Tina’s Wedding Piper’s Alley


special ticket offers

$15 tickets to The Great American Nudie Spectacular! by Scratch Media at Theatre Building Chicago, 1225 W. Belmont. TBC is offering a limited number of discount tickets for the following performances:  Friday, July 17, and Saturday, July 18, both at 10:30 p.m. The discount is available for these two performances only. Call the box office at 773-327-5252 and mention this offer.

Chicago Theater Openings and Closings – don’t miss out!


THE BIRD SANCTUARY – the side project

THE COUCH – Cornservatory

GHOSTWRITTEN – Goodman Theatre

HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH – American Theater Company

HOW CAN YOU RUN WITH A SHELL ON YOUR BACK? – Northwestern University Theatre


PUMPGIRL – A Red Orchid Theatre

THE ROCKS – the side project

SATELLITES – Gorilla Tango Theatre


WHITE JAZZ – Annoyance Theatre

WINK WINK, SKYPE SKYPE – Gorilla Tango Theatre


Show Closings – don’t miss out!

THE CHANGELING – Caffeine Theatre

THE GATHERING – Improv Playhouse

IDIOT TANGO – Annoyance Theatre

MODIGLIANI – The Artistic Home

RENT – Ford Center for the Performing Arts/Oriental Theatre

SAINT JAMES INFIRMARY – Congo Square Theatre

TALLGRASS GOTHIC – Caffeine Theatre

WATER – Gorilla Tango Theatre