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August 22nd through September 29th, "Casa Valentina" The Broadway, Pride Arts Center, 4147 N. Broadway, Chicago.  FYI www.pridefilmsandplays.com

August 23rd through September 8th, "Working 2012" Dunes Summer Theatre, 288 Shady Oak Dr Michigan City.  FYI (219) 879-7509 or http://www.dunesartsfoundation.org.  

**** August 23rd through September 8th, "A Wrinkle in Time" Chciago Street Theater,  54 W. Chicago St., Valparaiso.  FYI (219) 464-1636 x1 or https://tickets.vendini.com/ticket-software.html?t=tix&e=312ddc27d4770f941efdc39362dc809a&vqitq=ec5e02b5-f5d6-48ba-a0b5-4fed7ec6c733&vqitp=a6c9f5e9-9f91-4183-a924-ca97569fab91&vqitts=1565990266&vqitc=vendini&vqite=itl&vqitrt=Safetynet&vqith=e784f3393a06ca&linkNum=1&campaignID=338656&patronID=986721646&memberID=48759d43b880bd6f5cac4b7f508ed214

August 25th through 28th,  BECHDEL FEST 7: MOMENTUM, Broken Nose Theatre, Steppenwolf’s 1700 Theatre, 1700 N. Halsted St., Chicago.  FYI (312) 335-1650 or www.steppenwolf.org.  

August 28th through October 20th, "Something Rotten" Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire.  FYI (847) 634-0200, www.marriotttheatre.com or www.ticketmaster.com. 

August 29th through September 29th, U.S. Premiere, "Sons and Lovers" Co-Production with On the Spot Theatre, Greenhouse Theatre Center, 2257 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago.  FYI www.greenhousetheatercenter.org.

August 29th through October 5th, "Howard's End" Remy Bumppo, Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Avenue, Chicago.  FYI www.RemyBumppo.org.

August 30th through November 3rd, "Monty Python's Spamalot" Mercury Theater, 3745 N. Southport Ave., Chicago.  FYI (773) 325-1700 or www.MercuryTheaterChicago.com

September 3rd through 15th, "The Band's Visit" Broadway in Chicago, Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W. Randolph, Chicago. FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

September 4th through October 6th, Midwest Premiere, "Midsummer (A Play with Songs)" Co-Production with Proxy Theatre, Greenhouse Theater Center, Downstairs Main Stage, 2257 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago.  FYI (773) 404-7336 or www.greenhousetheater.org.  

September 4th through October 20th, "Newsies" Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd, Aurora. FYI (630) 896-6666 or www.paramountaurora.com.

September 5th through October 6th, "Holmes and Watson" Buffalo Theatre Ensemble, The McAninch Arts Center (MAC) at College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd, Glen Ellyn.  FYI (630) 942-4000 or www.AtTheMAC.org.  

September 5th through October 19th, Chicago Premiere, "Be Here Now" Shattered Globe Theatre, Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago.  FYI (773) 975-8150 or  www.shatteredglobe.org.  

September 5th through October 20th, "The Great Leap" Upstairs Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted St., Chicago.  FYI (312) 335-1650 or www.steppenwolf.org.

September 6th through 15th, "The Liar" Warner Studio Theatre, South Bend Civic Theatre, 403 N Main St, South Bend.  FYI (574) 234-1112 or www.sbct.org.

September 6th through 15th, "Doublewide, Texas" Footlight Players, Footlight Theater, 1705 Franklin Street, Michigan City.  FYI (219) 874-4035 or www.footlightplayers.org.  

September 6th through 28th, "The Smell of the Kill" Towle Theater, 5205 Hohman Avenue, Hammond.  FYI (219) 937-8780 or www.towletheater.org.  

September 6th through October 6th, World Premiere, "Dana H." Owen Theatre, Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn, Chicago.  FYI (312) 443-3800 or www.goodmantheatre.org. 

September 6th through October 27th, "Whose Body?" Lifeline Theatre, 912 N. Glenwood Ave., Chicago.  FYI (773) 761-4477, or www.lifelinetheatre.com

September 10th through October 20th, "Oslo" TimeLine Theatre Company & Broadway in Chicago, Broadway Playhouse, 175 East Chestnut, Chicago. FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

September 11th through October 27th, "Vanya on the Plains" The Artistic Home Theatre, 1376 W. Grand Avenue, Chicago.  FYI (866) 811-4111  or www.theartistichome.org/

September 12th through October 13th, "The Pajama Game" Theatre at the Center, 1040 Ridge Road, Munster. FYI (219) 836-3255 or www.TheatreAtTheCenter.com.

September 12th through October 13th, "August Wilson’s "King Hedley II" Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Avenue, Chicago. FYI (773) 753-4472 or www.CourtTheatre.org.

September 12th through October 20th, "Mother of the Maid" Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie.  FYI (847) 673.6300 or www.northlight.org.

September 12th through October 27th, North American Premiere, "The King's Speech" The Yard at Chicago Shakespeare on Navy Pier, 800 E. Grand Avenue, Chicago.  FYI (312) 595-5600 or www.chicagoshakes.com. 

September 13th through 22nd, "Billy Bishop Goes to War" Dunes Summer Theatre, 288 Shady Oak Dr Michigan City.  FYI (219) 879-7509 or http://www.dunesartsfoundation.org.  

September 13th through October 13th, Chicago Premiere, "Blue Stockings" Promethean Theatre Ensemble, The Den Theatre, 1331 N Milwaukee Ave., Chicago.  FYI  www.prometheantheatre.org.  

September 13th through November 3rd, "The Color Purple" Drury Lane Oakbrook, Oakbrook Terrace. FYI (630) 530-0111 or www.drurylaneoakbrook.com. TicketMaster (312) 559-1212 or www.ticketmaster.com.

September 13th through November 3rd, "Hello Again" Theo-Ubique, Howard Street Theatre, 721 Howard Street, Evanston.  FYI (773) 347-1109 or www.theo-u.com

September 14th through October 20th, Chicago Premiere, "Bernhardt/Hamlet" Albert Theatre, Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn, Chicago.  FYI (312) 443-3800 or www.goodmantheatre.org. 

September 20th through October 20th, "Peter and the Starcatcher" Citadel Theatre, 300 S. Waukegan Road, Lake Forest.  FYI (847) 735-8554, ext. 1 or www.citadeltheatre.org.  

September 20th through October 20th, "Equivocation" Idle Muse Theatre Company (IMTC), The Edge Off Broadway Theatre, 1133 W. Catalpa Ave., Chicago.  FYI 7(73) 340-9438 or www.idlemuse.org.

September 21st through October 27th, "Hope: Part II of A Mexican Trilogy" (Part of DESTINOS – 3rd Chicago International Latino Theater Festival), Teatro Vista, Location TBA.  FYI www.clata.org.

September 22nd through October 27th, U.S. Premiere "X" Sideshow Theatre Company, Victory Gardens Richard Christiansen Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago..  FYI www.sideshowtheatre.org.

September 24th through October 13th, "Goliath" and "The Returning" Akvavit Theatre, Rivendell Theatre, 5779 N. Ridge Ave., Chicago.  FYI www.chicagonordic.org.  

**** September 24th through October 27th, "The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show" The Station, Chicago Children's Theatre, 100 S. Racine Avenue, Chicago.  FYI  (312) 374-8835 or www.chicagochildrenstheatre.org.  

September 25th through December 15th, "A Doll's House" Writers Theatre, 325 Tudor Court, Glencoe.  FYI 847-242-6000 or www.writerstheatre.org.

September 26th through November 10th, "The Silence in Harrow House" Rough House Theater Co., Chopin Theatre, 1543 W. Division, Chicago.  FYI (773) 278-1500 or www.roughhousetheater.com/

September 27th through October 27th, "Equus" AstonRep Theatre Company, Mainstage, The Edge Theater , 5451 N. Broadway St., Chicago.  FYI www.astonrep.com.

September 27th through October 30th, "The Mousetrap" Memorial Opera House, 104 E. Indiana, Valparaiso.  FYI (219 548-9137 or www.memorialoperahouse.org. 

September 27th through November 2nd, "THE GOLDEN GIRLS: The Lost Episodes – Bea Afraid Too" Hell in a Handbag, Mary’s Attic, 5400 N. Clark St., Chicago.  FYI www.handbagproductions.org.

September 27th through November 9th, "Oh Sh#t!, It's Haunted" Factory Theater, 1623 W Howard St., Chicago.  FYI (866) 811-4111 or www.TheFactoryTheater.com

September 27th through November 10th, "Hound of the Baskervilles" City Lit Theater (Inside Edgewater Presbyterian Church), 1020 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. Chicago.  FYI www.citylit.org.

September 28th through October 27th, "The Barber of Seville" Lyric Opera of Chicago, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago. FYI (312) 827-5600 or www.lyricopera.org.

September 28th through November 17th, "Big Fish" Boho Theatre, Greenhouse Theatre Cener, 2257 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago.  FYI www.bohotheatre.com.  

October 2nd through 19th, "The Brothers Size" Steppenwolf for Young Adults, Downstairs Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted St., Chicago.  FYI (312) 335-1650 or www.steppenwolf.org.

October 2nd through November 3rd, "Sherlock's Last Case" First Folio Theatre, Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W 31st St., off Rt. 83, Oak Brook. FYI (630) 986-8067 or www.firstfolio.org.

October 3rd through November 3rd, "Invisible" Her Story Theater, Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago.  FYI (773) 327-5252 or www.Stage773.org

October 3rd through November 17th, Chicago Premiere, "Sundown, Yellow Moon" Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark St. (at Granville), Chicago.  FYI (773) 338-2177 or www.raventheatre.com.  

October 4th through 13th, "Lerner and Loewe's Greatest Hits" Music Theatre Works, Nichols Concert Hall, 1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston.  FYI (847) 920-5360 or www.MusicTheaterWorks.com.

October 4th through 13th, "A Man of Good Hope" Isango Ensemble, in co-production with the Young Vic and in association with the Royal Opera, Repons Foundation, X and Y, a WorldStage Production from South Africa. Courtyard Theater, Chicago Shakespeare on Navy Pier, 800 E. Grand Avenue, Chicago.  FYI (312) 595-5600 or www.chicagoshakes.com.

October 4th through 20th, "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" Wilson Auditorium, South Bend Civic Theatre, 403 N Main St, South Bend.  FYI (574) 234-1112 or www.sbct.org.

**** October 4th through December 29th, "Madascar - A Musical Adventure" Marriott Theatre for Young Audiences, 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire.  FYI (847) 634-0200, www.marriotttheatre.com or www.ticketmaster.com. 

October 5th only, "Mystery Science Theater 3000 Live: The Great Cheesy Movie Circus Tour" Broadway in Chicago, Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W. Randolph, Chicago. FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

October 5th through November 3rd, "The FACTS OF LIFE: The Lost Episodes – Satan’s School for Girls" Hell in a Handbag Productions, Stage 773, 1225 W Belmont Ave., Chicago.  FYI (773) 327-5252 or www.handbagproductions.org. 

October 5th through November 17th, "Songs in the Key of Stevie" Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark Street, Chicago.  FYI (773) 769-4451 or www.BlackEnsembleTheater.org.

October 10th through November 10th, "A Man Of No Importance" The Broadway, Pride Arts Center, 4147 N. Broadway, Chicago.  FYI www.pridefilmsandplays.com.

October 10th through December 1st, World Premiere, "Grey House" A Red Orchid Theatre, 1531 N. Wells Street, Chicago.  FYI  (312) 943-8722 or www.aredorchidtheatre.org.

**** October 11th through 13th, "Sesame Street Live! Make Your Magic" Rosemont Theatre, 5400 N River Rd, Rosemont.  FYI www.sesamestreetlive.com.

October 11th through November 24th, "Sunset Boulevard" Porchlight Music Theatre, Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn Street, Chicago. FYI (773) 777-9884 or www.PorchlightMusicTheatre.org.

October 12th through 31st, "Luisa Miller" Lyric Opera of Chicago, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago. FYI (312) 827-5600 or www.lyricopera.org.

October 13th through November 23rd, Chicago Premiere, "The Effect" Strawdog Theatre Company, 1802 W Berenice Ave., Chicago.  FYI www.strawdog.org

October 14th through 30th, DIRECTORS HAVEN 2019, Haven, The Den Theatre's Janet Bookspan Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago. FYI www.havenchi.org

October 16th through 27th, "Jane Eyre" Joffrey Ballet, Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, 50 East Congress Parkway, Chicago.  FYI www.joffrey.org.

October 17th through November 17th, "Kentucky" Gift Theatre, Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave. in Chicago.  FYI (773) 283-7071 or www.thegifttheatre.org.

October 18th through November 24th, Chicago Premiere, "Wolf Play" The Gift, Theatre 4802 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago.  FYI (773) 283-7071 or www.thegifttheatre.org.

October 19th through November 23rd, Chicago Premiere, "Sugar in Our Wounds" First Floor Theatre, The Den Theater, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago.  FYI www.firstfloortheater.com.  

**** October 19th through November 24th, "Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile" Kid Series, Lifeline Theatre, 912 N. Glenwood Ave., Chicago.  FYI (773) 761-4477, or www.lifelinetheatre.com

October 21st, Jeff Awards - Equity Ceremony, Drury Lane Oakbrook, Oakbrook Terrace.  

October 22nd through November 3rd, "An Evening with C.S. Lewis starring David Payne" Broadway in Chicago, Broadway Playhouse, 175 East Chestnut, Chicago. FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

October 23rd through 27th, "Andares" Makuyeika Theatre Collective, a WorldStage Production from México as part of Destinos – Chicago International Latino Theater Festival, Chicago Shakespeare on Navy Pier, 800 E. Grand Avenue, Chicago.  FYI (312) 595-5600 or www.chicagoshakes.com. 

October 23rd through November 10th, New Stages Festival, Owen Theatre, Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn, Chicago.  FYI (312) 443-3800 or www.goodmantheatre.org. 

October 24th through November 17th, World Premiere, "N" Co-Production with GLP Productions, Greenhouse Theatre Center, 2257 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago.  FYI www.greenhousetheatercenter.org.

October 25th through November 10th, "Machinal" Josephine Louis Theater, Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts, Northwestern University, 10 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston.  FYI (847) 491-7282 or https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/store/1771/packages

October 29th through December 1st, Pre-Broadway World Premiere, "Once upon a One More Time" Broadway in Chicago, Nederlander Theatre, 24 W. Randolph, Chicago. FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

October 29th through November 3rd, John Leguizamo’s "Latin History for Morons" Broadway in Chicago, Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W. Randolph, Chicago. FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

October 31st through December 7th, "Packing" About Face Theatre, Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago.  FYI  (773) 975-8150 or www.aboutfacetheatre.com.

**** October 30th through December 22nd, "Oliver!" Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire.  FYI (847) 634-0200, www.marriotttheatre.com or www.ticketmaster.com. 

October 31st through December 15th, "Hoodoo Love" Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark St. (at Granville), Chicago.  FYI (773) 338-2177 or www.raventheatre.com.  

October/November, ""Twice, Thrice, Frice" Silk Road Rising, The Historic Chicago Temple Building, 77 W Washington St, Chicago.  FYI (312) 857-1234 or www.silkroadrising.org.  

November 1st through 10th, "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time" Warner Studio Theatre, South Bend Civic Theatre, 403 N Main St, South Bend.  FYI (574) 234-1112 or www.sbct.org.

November 1st through 10th, "Last of the Red Hot Lovers" Footlight Players, Footlight Theater, 1705 Franklin Street, Michigan City.  FYI (219) 874-4035 or www.footlightplayers.org.  

November 1st through 24th, "The Suffrage Plays" Artemisia, The Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago.  FYI http://artemisiatheatre.org/plays/

November 1st through December 22nd, "Romeo and Juliet" Courtyard Theater, Chicago Shakespeare on Navy Pier, 800 E. Grand Avenue, Chicago.  FYI (312) 595-5600 or www.chicagoshakes.com.

November 2nd through 22nd, "Dead Man Walking" Lyric Opera of Chicago, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago. FYI (312) 827-5600 or www.lyricopera.org.

November 6th through December 15th, "The Niceties" Writers Theatre, 325 Tudor Court, Glencoe.  FYI 847-242-6000 or www.writerstheatre.org.

November 7th, 9th, 10th, Fall Series, Hubbard Street Dance, Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph Dr., Chicago.  FYI www.seechicagodance.com/event/hubbard-streets-season-41-summer-series.

November 7th through December 8th, "Oedipus Rex" by Sophocles, Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Avenue, Chicago. FYI (773) 753-4472 or www.CourtTheatre.org.

November 7th through December 15th, World Premiere, "The Wickhams: Christmas at Pemberley" Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie.  FYI (847) 673.6300 or www.northlight.org.

November 7th through December 29th, "lindiwe" Downstairs Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted St., Chicago.  FYI (312) 335-1650 or www.steppenwolf.org.

**** November 7th through December 29th, "The Nutcracker" House Theatre of Chicago, Chopin Upstairs Theatre, 1543 W. Division Street, Chicago.  FYI (773) 769-3832 or by visiting www.thehousetheatre.com.  

November 8th through 24th "Fun Home" Ethel M. Barber Theater, Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts, Northwestern University, 10 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston.  FYI (847) 491-7282 or https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/store/1771/packages

**** November 9th & 10th, "Earth to Kenzie" Lyric Unlimited,  Vittum Theater, 1012 N Noble St, Chicago.  FYI 312-827-5600 or www.lyricopera.org/Kenzie.

November 13th through December 14th, "Peg" Broken Nose Theatre & New Colony, The Den Theatre (2A), 1331 N Milwaukee Ave., Chicago.  FYI  www.brokennosetheatre.com and www.thenewcolony.org

November 13th through January 19th, "Beauty and the Beast" Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd, Aurora. FYI (630) 896-6666 or www.paramountaurora.com.

November 14th through December 8th, "Don Giovanni" Lyric Opera of Chicago, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago. FYI (312) 827-5600 or www.lyricopera.org.

November 14th through December 22nd, "Irving Berlin's White Christmas - The Musical" Theatre at the Center, 1040 Ridge Road, Munster. FYI (219) 836-3255 or www.TheatreAtTheCenter.com.

November 15th & 16th, "Everest" and "Aleko" Chicago Opera Theater, Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph, Chicago.  FYI (312) 704-8414 or www.cot.org. 

**** November 15th through January 5th, "Corduroy" Broadway in Chicago & Emerald City Theatre, Broadway Playhouse at Watertower Place, 175 E. Chestnut, Chicago.  FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com. 

**** November 15th through January 19th, Disney & Cameron Mackintosh's "Mary Poppins" Drury Lane Oakbrook, Oakbrook Terrace. FYI (630) 530-0111 or www.drurylaneoakbrook.com. TicketMaster (312) 559-1212 or www.ticketmaster.com.

November 16th through December 29th, 42nd Annual Production, "A Christmas Carol" Albert Theatre, Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn, Chicago.  FYI (312) 443-3800 or www.goodmantheatre.org. 

November 19th through December 1st, "The Simon and Garfunkel Story" Broadway in Chicago, Broadway Playhouse, 175 East Chestnut, Chicago. FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

November 20th & 21st, "Call Me Madam" Porchlight Revisits, Porchlight Music Theatre, Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn Street, Chicago. FYI (773) 777-9884 or www.PorchlightMusicTheatre.org.

**** November 22nd through December 22nd, "Annie" Citadel Theatre, 300 S. Waukegan Road, Lake Forest.  FYI (847) 735-8554, ext. 1 or www.citadeltheatre.org.  

November 23rd, 11th Annual Writer's Series, AstonRep Theatre Company, The Edge Off Broadway, 1133 W. Catalpa Ave., Chicago.  FYI www.astonrep.com.

November 27th through December 28th, "THE GOLDEN GIRLS: The Lost Episodes, The Holiday Edition, Vol. 2" Hell in a Handbag, Mary’s Attic, 5400 N. Clark St., Chicago.  FYI www.handbagproductions.org.

**** November 29th through December 15th, "Meredith Wilson's Miracle On 34th Street, The Musical!" Memorial Opera House, 104 E. Indiana, Valparaiso.  FYI (219 548-9137 or www.memorialoperahouse.org. 

**** November 29th through December 22nd "Elf" Wilson Auditorium, South Bend Civic Theatre, 403 N Main St, South Bend.  FYI (574) 234-1112 or www.sbct.org.

November 30th through December 29th, "The Nutcracker" Joffrey Ballet, Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, 50 East Congress Parkway, Chicago.  FYI www.joffrey.org.

**** December TBA, "Herschel and the Hanukkah Goblins" Strawdog Theatre Company, 1802 W Berenice Ave., Chicago.  FYI www.strawdog.org

December 1st through 7th, "The Three Queens" A Semi-Staged Concert, Lyric Opera of Chicago, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago. FYI (312) 827-5600 or www.lyricopera.org.

December 6th through 21st, "The Santaland Diaries" Warner Studio Theatre, South Bend Civic Theatre, 403 N Main St, South Bend.  FYI (574) 234-1112 or www.sbct.org.

December 6th through 28th, "BETTE: XMAS AT THE CONTINENTAL BATHS" Hell in a Handbag, Mary’s Attic, 5400 N. Clark St., Chicago.  FYI www.handbagproductions.org.

December 6th through January 26th, "Working" Theo-Ubique, Howard Street Theatre, 721 Howard Street, Evanston.  FYI (773) 347-1109 or www.theo-u.com

**** December 7th through 29th, "The Beatrix Potter Holiday Tea Party" The Station, Chicago Children's Theatre, 100 S. Racine Avenue, Chicago.  FYI  (312) 374-8835 or www.chicagochildrenstheatre.org.  

December 10th through 15th, "Irving Berlin's White Christmas" Broadway in Chicago, Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W Randolph St., Chicago. FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

December 12th through January 26th, "Dance Nation" Upstairs Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted St., Chicago.  FYI (312) 335-1650 or www.steppenwolf.org.

December 13th through 28th, The Ruffians’ "Burning Bluebeard" Porchlight Music Theatre, Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn Street, Chicago. FYI (773) 777-9884 or www.PorchlightMusicTheatre.org.

December 14th through 17th, West Ridge Story Festival, Silk Road Rising, The Historic Chicago Temple Building, 77 W Washington St, Chicago.  FYI (312) 857-1234 or www.silkroadrising.org. 

December 14th through January 26th, "The Other Cinderella" Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark Street, Chicago.  FYI (773) 769-4451 or www.BlackEnsembleTheater.org.

December 18th through January 5th, "The Phantom of the Opera" Broadway in Chicago, Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W Randolph St., Chicago. FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

December 21st through 31st, "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" Music Theatre Works, Cahn Auditorium, 600 Emerson Street, Evanston.  FYI (847) 920-5360 or www.MusicTheaterWorks.com. 

December 25th through January 26th, "Mean Girls" Broadway in Chicago, Nederlander Theatre, 24 W. Randolph, Chicago. FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

Coming in 2020

January 3rd through February 16th, "Voice of Good Hope" City Lit Theater (Inside Edgewater Presbyterian Church), 1020 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. Chicago.  FYI www.citylit.org.

January 10th through 26th, Fillet of Solo Festival, Lifeline Theatre, 912 N. Glenwood Ave., Chicago.  FYI (773) 761-4477, or www.lifelinetheatre.com

January 10th through February 15th, "Whisper House" Black Button Eyes, The Athenaeum Theatre (Studio Two), 2639 N. Southport Ave., Chicago.  FYI www.blackbuttoneyes.com.  

**** January 11th through February 16th, "Bunny's Book Club" Kid Series, Lifeline Theatre, 912 N. Glenwood Ave., Chicago.  FYI (773) 761-4477, or www.lifelinetheatre.com

January 16th through February 16th, Agatha Christie's "The Mousetrap" Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Avenue, Chicago. FYI (773) 753-4472 or www.CourtTheatre.org.

January 16th through February 22nd, "Top Girls" Remy Bumppo, Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Avenue, Chicago.  FYI www.RemyBumppo.org.

January 16th through February 29th, Chicago Premiere, "Sheepdog" Shattered Globe Theatre, Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago.  FYI (773) 975-8150 or  www.shatteredglobe.org.  

January 16th through March 8th, "Verböten" House Theatre of Chicago, Chopin Upstairs Theatre, 1543 W. Division Street, Chicago.  FYI (773) 769-3832 or by visiting www.thehousetheatre.com.  

January 16th through March 8th, Chicago Premier, "Do You Feel Anger?" A Red Orchid Theatre, 1531 N. Wells Street, Chicago.  FYI  (312) 943-8722 or www.aredorchidtheatre.org.

January 18th through February 23rd, Chicago Premiere, "Roe" Albert Theatre, Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn, Chicago.  FYI (312) 443-3800 or www.goodmantheatre.org. 

January 21st through February 2nd, "Once on This Island" Broadway in Chicago, Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W Randolph St., Chicago. FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

**** January 21st through February 27th, "Wake Up, Brother Bear!" The Station, Chicago Children's Theatre, 100 S. Racine Avenue, Chicago.  FYI  (312) 374-8835 or www.chicagochildrenstheatre.org.  

January 3rd through March 1st, World Premiere, "How A Boy Falls" Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie.  FYI (847) 673.6300 or www.northlight.org.

January 23rd through March 8th, Downstairs Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted St., Chicago.  FYI (312) 335-1650 or www.steppenwolf.org.

January 24th through March 7th , Duke Ellington's "Sophisticated Ladies" Porchlight Music Theatre, Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn Street, Chicago. FYI (773) 777-9884 or www.PorchlightMusicTheatre.org.

January 28th through March 15th, "Emma" Courtyard Theater, Chicago Shakespeare on Navy Pier, 800 E. Grand Avenue, Chicago.  FYI (312) 595-5600 or www.chicagoshakes.com.

January 29th through March 1st, World Premiere, "Jeeves Saves the Day" First Folio Theatre, Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W 31st St., off Rt. 83, Oak Brook. FYI (630) 986-8067 or www.firstfolio.org.

January 30th through March 1st, "The Cake" Buffalo Theatre Ensemble, The McAninch Arts Center (MAC) at College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd, Glen Ellyn.  FYI (630) 942-4000 or www.AtTheMAC.org. 

January 31st through February 9th, "Julius Caesar" Josephine Louis Theater, Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts, Northwestern University, 10 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston.  FYI (847) 491-7282 or https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/store/1771/packages

January 31st through March 29th, "An American in Paris" Drury Lane Oakbrook, Oakbrook Terrace. FYI (630) 530-0111 or www.drurylaneoakbrook.com. TicketMaster (312) 559-1212 or www.ticketmaster.com.

February 5th through March 16th, "Stick Fly" Writers Theatre, 325 Tudor Court, Glencoe.  FYI 847-242-6000 or www.writerstheatre.org.

February 6th through March 8th, "Madama Butterfly" Lyric Opera of Chicago, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago. FYI (312) 827-5600 or www.lyricopera.org.

February 6th through March 22nd, Chicago Premiere, "A Doll's House" Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark St. (at Granville), Chicago.  FYI (773) 338-2177 or www.raventheatre.com.  

February 7th through March 8th, World Premiere, "Graveyard Shift" Owen Theatre, Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn, Chicago.  FYI (312) 443-3800 or www.goodmantheatre.org. 

February 7th through March 8th, "The Fantasticks" Citadel Theatre, 300 S. Waukegan Road, Lake Forest.  FYI (847) 735-8554, ext. 1 or www.citadeltheatre.org.  

February 8th, 14th & 16th, "Freedom Ride" Chicago Opera Theater, Studebaker Theatre, 410 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago.  FYI (312) 704-8414 or www.cot.org. 

February 12th through 23rd, "The Times Are Racing" Joffrey Ballet, Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, 50 East Congress Parkway, Chicago.  FYI www.joffrey.org.

February 12th through 23rd, "Summer: The Donna Summer Musical" Broadway in Chicago, Nederlander Theatre, 24 W Randolph St., Chicago. FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

February 12th through March 29th, World Premiere, "The Secret of My Success" Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd, Aurora. FYI (630) 896-6666 or www.paramountaurora.com.

February 13th through March 15th, "Titus Andronicus" Haven, The Den Theatre's Janet Bookspan Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago. FYI www.havenchi.org

February 13th through March 22nd, "Almost Heaven: John Denver's America" Theatre at the Center, 1040 Ridge Road, Munster. FYI (219) 836-3255 or www.TheatreAtTheCenter.com.

February 14th through March 1st, "Legally Blonde: The Musical" Ethel M. Barber Theater, Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts, Northwestern University, 10 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston.  FYI (847) 491-7282 or https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/store/1771/packages

February 14th through April 5th, "Middle Passage" Lifeline Theatre, 912 N. Glenwood Ave., Chicago.  FYI (773) 761-4477, or www.lifelinetheatre.com

February 15th through March 1st, "The Queen of Spades" Lyric Opera of Chicago, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago. FYI (312) 827-5600 or www.lyricopera.org.

February 15th through March 27th, Chicago Premiere, "Plano" First Floor Theatre, Steppenwolf’s 1700 Theatre, 1700 N. Halsted St, Chicago.  FYI (312) 335-1650, www.steppenwolf.org or www.firstfloortheater.com.  

February 26th through March 21st, World Premiere, "I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter" Steppenwolf for Young Adults, Upstairs Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted St., Chicago.  FYI (312) 335-1650 or www.steppenwolf.org.

**** February 28th through March 27th, "Red Kite, Brown Box" The Station, Chicago Children's Theatre, 100 S. Racine Avenue, Chicago.  FYI  (312) 374-8835 or www.chicagochildrenstheatre.org.  

February 28th through March 29th, World Premiere Adaptation, "Mrs. Warren's Profession" Promethean Theatre Ensemble, Otherworld Theatre, 3914 N Clark St., Chicago.  FYI www.prometheantheatre.org

February 28th through April 12th, "Thirteen Days" City Lit Theater (Inside Edgewater Presbyterian Church), 1020 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. Chicago.  FYI www.citylit.org.

March 6th through 22nd, "Gypsy" Footlight Players, Footlight Theater, 1705 Franklin Street, Michigan City.  FYI (219) 874-4035 or www.footlightplayers.org.  

March 6th through April 5th, "In the Next Room (or the vibrator play)" Idle Muse Theatre Company (IMTC), The Edge Off Broadway Theatre, 1133 W. Catalpa Ave., Chicago.  FYI 7(73) 340-9438 or www.idlemuse.org.

March 6th through April 26th, "Grey Gardens" Theo-Ubique, Howard Street Theatre, 721 Howard Street, Evanston.  FYI (773) 347-1109 or www.theo-u.com

March 7th through April 12th, "Molly Sweeney" Albert Theatre, Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn, Chicago.  FYI (312) 443-3800 or www.goodmantheatre.org. 

March 12th, 14th, 15th, Spring Series, Hubbard Street Dance, Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph Dr., Chicago.  FYI www.seechicagodance.com/event/hubbard-streets-season-41-summer-series.

March 12th through April 12th, Henrik Ibsen's "The Lady from the Sea" Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Avenue, Chicago. FYI (773) 753-4472 or www.CourtTheatre.org.

March 12th through April 19th, "Intimate Apparel" Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie.  FYI (847) 673.6300 or www.northlight.org.

**** March 14th through April 19th, "Neither" Kid Series, Lifeline Theatre, 912 N. Glenwood Ave., Chicago.  FYI (773) 761-4477, or www.lifelinetheatre.com

March 18th through June 7th, "The Last Match" Writers Theatre, 325 Tudor Court, Glencoe.  FYI 847-242-6000 or www.writerstheatre.org.

March 18th through May 10th, "Henry V" House Theatre of Chicago, Chopin Upstairs Theatre, 1543 W. Division Street, Chicago.  FYI (773) 769-3832 or by visiting www.thehousetheatre.com.  

March 24th through April 12th, "My Fair Lady" Broadway in Chicago, Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W. Randolph, Chicago.  FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

March 25th through April 26th, World Premiere, "Louisa May Alcott's Little Women" First Folio Theatre, Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W 31st St., off Rt. 83, Oak Brook. FYI (630) 986-8067 or www.firstfolio.org.

March 27th through April 26th, Chicago Premiere, "School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play" Owen Theatre, Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn, Chicago.  FYI (312) 443-3800 or www.goodmantheatre.org. 

**** March 31st through April 26th, "Me…Jane: The Dreams & Adventures of a Young Jane Goodall" The Station, Chicago Children's Theatre, 100 S. Racine Avenue, Chicago.  FYI  (312) 374-8835 or www.chicagochildrenstheatre.org.  

Spring 2020, "Here Lies Henry" Interrobang Theatre Project, Rivendell Theatre, 5779 N. Ridge Ave., Chicago.  FYI www.interrobangtheatreproject.org.

April 2020, Royal Shakespeare Company engagement, a World Stage Production from the UK, The Yard at Chicago Shakespeare on Navy Pier, 800 E. Grand Avenue, Chicago.  FYI (312) 595-5600 or www.chicagoshakes.com.

April 1st through May 3rd, World Premiere, "Under the Tree" New Colony, The Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago.  FYI www.thenewcolony.org.

April 2nd through May 17th, "The Most Spectacularly Lamentable Trial of Miz Martha Washington" Downstairs Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted St., Chicago.  FYI (312) 335-1650 or www.steppenwolf.org.

April 4th & 11th, "Götterdämmerung (Twilight of the Gods)" Lyric Opera of Chicago, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago. FYI (312) 827-5600 or www.lyricopera.org.

April 4th through May 10th, World Premiere, "The Dream King" Teatro Vista, Richard Christiansen Theatre, Victory Gardens, 2433 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago.  FYI (773) 871-3000 or www.victorygardens.org.  

April 9th through May 10th, "When We Were Young and Unafraid" AstonRep Theatre Company, Mainstage, The Edge Theater , 5451 N. Broadway St., Chicago.  FYI www.astonrep.com.

April 10th through May 24th, Chicago Premiere, "Disney’s Freaky Friday, A New Musical" Porchlight Music Theatre, Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn Street, Chicago. FYI (773) 777-9884 or www.PorchlightMusicTheatre.org.

April 13th through May 3rd, LYRIC'S NEW RING CYCLE: "The Ring of the Nibelung (Der Ring des Nibelungen)" Lyric Opera of Chicago, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago. FYI (312) 827-5600 or www.lyricopera.org.

April 13th, 20th, 27th, "Das Rheingold (The Rhine Gold)" Lyric Opera of Chicago, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago. FYI (312) 827-5600 or www.lyricopera.org.

April 14th, 21st 29th, "Die Walküre (The Valkyrie)" Lyric Opera of Chicago, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago. FYI (312) 827-5600 or www.lyricopera.org.

April 16th, 23rd, May 1st, "Seigfried" Lyric Opera of Chicago, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago. FYI (312) 827-5600 or www.lyricopera.org.

April 16th through May 30th, "The Duchess of Malfi" Babes with Blades Theatre Company (BWBTC), The Factory Theater, 1623 W. Howard St., Chicago.  FYI www.BabesWithBlades.org.  

April 16th through May 30th, "Welcome to Keene, New Hampshire" Strawdog Theatre Company, 1802 W Berenice Ave., Chicago.  FYI www.strawdog.org

April 18th, 25th, May 3rd, "Götterdämmerung (Twilight of the Gods)" Lyric Opera of Chicago, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago. FYI (312) 827-5600 or www.lyricopera.org.

April 18th through May 30th, World Premiere, "The Juniors" First Floor Theatre, The Den Theater, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago.  FYI www.firstfloortheater.com.  

April 22nd through May 3rd, "Don Quixote" Joffrey Ballet, Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, 50 East Congress Parkway, Chicago.  FYI www.joffrey.org.

April 23rd through June 6th, "When the Rain Stops Falling" Shattered Globe Theatre, Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago.  FYI (773) 975-8150 or  www.shatteredglobe.org.  

April 23rd through June 14th, Chicago Premiere, "The Moors" A Red Orchid Theatre, 1531 N. Wells Street, Chicago.  FYI  (312) 943-8722 or www.aredorchidtheatre.org.

April 24th through May 3rd, "Peter and the Starcatcher" Ethel M. Barber Theater, Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts, Northwestern University, 10 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston.  FYI (847) 491-7282 or https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/store/1771/packages

April 24th through May 24th, "Brighton Beach Memoirs" Citadel Theatre, 300 S. Waukegan Road, Lake Forest.  FYI (847) 735-8554, ext. 1 or www.citadeltheatre.org.  

April 25th through May 31st, Chicago Premiere, "American Mariachi" Teatro Vista, Albert Theatre, Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn, Chicago.  FYI (312) 443-3800 or www.goodmantheatre.org. 

April 29th through June 14th, Midwest Regional Premiere, "Kinky Boots" Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd, Aurora. FYI (630) 896-6666 or www.paramountaurora.com.

April 30th through May 31st, "Naperville" Buffalo Theatre Ensemble, The McAninch Arts Center (MAC) at College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd, Glen Ellyn.  FYI (630) 942-4000 or www.AtTheMAC.org. 

April 30th through May 31st, "Talley's Folly" Theatre at the Center, 1040 Ridge Road, Munster. FYI (219) 836-3255 or www.TheatreAtTheCenter.com.

April 30th through June 6th, "The Agitators" Remy Bumppo, Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Avenue, Chicago.  FYI www.RemyBumppo.org.

May 1st through 10th, "Steel Magnolias" Footlight Players, Footlight Theater, 1705 Franklin Street, Michigan City.  FYI (219) 874-4035 or www.footlightplayers.org.  

May 1st through June 21st, "As You Like It" Courtyard Theater, Chicago Shakespeare on Navy Pier, 800 E. Grand Avenue, Chicago.  FYI (312) 595-5600 or www.chicagoshakes.com.

May 6th through June 14th, Writers Theatre presents "MEMENTOS MORI" Created by Manual Cinema Writers Theatre, 325 Tudor Court, Glencoe.  FYI 847-242-6000 or www.writerstheatre.org.

May 7th through June 7th, "The Gospel at Colonus" Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Avenue, Chicago. FYI (773) 753-4472 or www.CourtTheatre.org.

May 7th through June 14th, "Songs for Nobodies" featuring Bethany Thomas, Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie.  FYI (847) 673.6300 or www.northlight.org.

May 7th through June 21st, World Premiere, "Eden Prairie, 1971" Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark St. (at Granville), Chicago.  FYI (773) 338-2177 or www.raventheatre.com.  

May 7th through June 21st, "King James" Upstairs Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted St., Chicago.  FYI (312) 335-1650 or www.steppenwolf.org.

May 14th through 17th, "Soldier Songs" Chicago Opera Theater, Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago Avenue, Chicago. FYI (312) 704-8414 or www.cot.org. 

May 14th, 16th, 17th, Summer Series, Hubbard Street Dance, Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph Dr., Chicago.  FYI www.seechicagodance.com/event/hubbard-streets-season-41-summer-series.

May 15th through 24th, "Peerless" Josephine Louis Theater, Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts, Northwestern University, 10 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston.  FYI (847) 491-7282 or https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/store/1771/packages.

May 17th through June 21st, World Premiere, "Pro-Am" Sideshow Theatre Company, Victory Gardens Richard Christiansen Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago..  FYI www.sideshowtheatre.org.

May 22nd through July 12th, "LOKI, the End of the World Tour" Lifeline Theatre, 912 N. Glenwood Ave., Chicago.  FYI (773) 761-4477, or www.lifelinetheatre.com

May 29th through June 21st, "42nd Street" Lyric Opera of Chicago, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago. FYI (312) 827-5600 or www.lyricopera.org.

Summer 2020, World Premiere, "Sexbot" Interrobang Theatre Project, Rivendell Theatre, 5779 N. Ridge Ave., Chicago.  FYI www.interrobangtheatreproject.org.

June 4th through July 26th, Chicago Premiere, "Catch As Catch Can" Downstairs Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted St., Chicago.  FYI (312) 335-1650 or www.steppenwolf.org.

June 5th through 28th, "Every Waiting Heart" Artemisia, The Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago.  FYI http://artemisiatheatre.org/plays/

June 5th through July 19th, "The Virginian: A Horseman of the Plains" City Lit Theater (Inside Edgewater Presbyterian Church), 1020 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. Chicago.  FYI www.citylit.org.

June 5th through July 26th, TBA, Theo-Ubique, Howard Street Theatre, 721 Howard Street, Evanston.  FYI (773) 347-1109 or www.theo-u.com

June 10th through August 2nd, World Premiere, "The Outsiders" Albert Theatre, Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn, Chicago.  FYI (312) 443-3800 or www.goodmantheatre.org. 

June 13th through July 18th, World Premiere, "A Town Called Progress" Promethean Theatre Ensemble, Strawdog Theatre, 1802 W Berenice Ave, Chicago.    www.prometheantheatre.org

June 19th through 28th, "Blue" in collaboration with Lyric Opera of Chicago, Courtyard Theater, Chicago Shakespeare on Navy Pier, 800 E. Grand Avenue, Chicago.  FYI (312) 595-5600 or www.chicagoshakes.com.

**** July 1st through 26th, "Narnia" Footlight Players, Footlight Theater, 1705 Franklin Street, Michigan City.  FYI (219) 874-4035 or www.footlightplayers.org.

July 2nd through August 2nd, World Premiere, "The Fig and the Wasp" Haven, The Den Theatre's Janet Bookspan Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago. FYI www.havenchi.org

July 9th through August 9th, "Ain't Misbehavin'" Theatre at the Center, 1040 Ridge Road, Munster. FYI (219) 836-3255 or www.TheatreAtTheCenter.com.

July 15th through August 15th, World Premiere, "Other Rockpools" New Colony, The Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago.  FYI www.thenewcolony.org.

August 11th through 23rd, 50th Anniversary North American tour "Jesus Christ Superstar" Broadway in Chicago, Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W. Randolph, Chicago. FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

September 10th through October 11th, "Hello Dolly!" Theatre at the Center, 1040 Ridge Road, Munster. FYI (219) 836-3255 or www.TheatreAtTheCenter.com.

**** October 21st through January 3rd, 2021, Disney's "Frozen" Broadway in Chicago, Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W. Randolph, Chicago.  FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

November 12th through December 20th, "Elf, The Musical" Theatre at the Center, 1040 Ridge Road, Munster. FYI (219) 836-3255 or www.TheatreAtTheCenter.com.

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