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Live Productions Coming Soon:   

February 1st, I and You Lauren Gunderson (rights pending) STAGEWORKS Staged Readings, Acting Ensemble, ENSEMBLE ON THE AVENUE, 602 E. Mishawauka Avenue, Mishawaka.  FYI  www.actingensemble.com/box-office/   

February 1st through 13th, Hairspray, Broadway in Chicago, CIBC Theatre, 18 W. Monroe St., Chicago.  FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

February 2nd through March 27th, West Side Story, Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire.  FYI (847) 634- 0200, www.ticketmaster.com, or www.MarriottTheatre.com 

**** February 3rd through 6th, Disney On Ice presents Mickey’s Search Party, Allstate Arena, 6920 North Mannheim Rd, Rosemont.  FYI www.DisneyOnIce.com  

February 3rd through 13th, Something Rotten, Virginia Wadsworth Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts, 10 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston.  FYI 847-491-7282 or https://wirtz.northwestern.edu/2021-2022-season/.  

February 4th, 8:00 pm, February 5th, 3:00 & 8:00 pm,  I’m Not A Comedian… I’m Lenny Bruce Theatre 68 and the Venus Cabaret Theater, 3745 N. Southport Ave., Chicago.  $69-$79 FYI www.LennyBruceOnStage.com or www.mercurytheaterchicago.com

February 4th through 19th, Orpheus Descending, Chicago Street Theatre, 154 W. Chicago Street, Valparaiso.  FYI (219) 464-1636 or www.chicagostreet.org.  

February 4th through 20th, Jerry's Girls a musical revue of Jerry Herman classics, Footlight Players of Michigan City, Footlight Theatre, 1705 Franklin Street, Michigan City.  FYI (219)874-4035 or www.footlightplayers.org 

February 4th through 20th, Venus in Fur, Kane Repertory Theatre, Side Street Studio Arts, 15 Zeigler Ct, Elgin.  $30 Adults, $25 Seniors, and $15 Students.  FYi https://kanerepertorytheatre.thundertix.com/events/194332

February 5th, 7:30 pm, Trinity Irish Dance Company, Auditorium Theatre, 50 East Ida B. Wells Drive, Chicago.  Tickets to individual productions will go on sale on October 27th.  FYI https://tickets.auditoriumtheatre.org/

February 5th, 8:00 pm, The Jackie Smook Program of De-Dumbification, Devenport's Piano Bar & Cabaret, 1383 North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago.  $20.  FYI https://www.eventbrite.com/o/davenports-piano-bar-and-cabaret-32755398935

February 9th, 7:00 pm, Taylor Red, Lakeshore Community Concerts, Munster High School Auditorium, 8808 Columbia Avenue, Munster.  FYI Please contact Carolyn Borchardt (219-932-9795, cborc86914@aol.com) or Jim Rajchel (219-789-3851, jimsupt122@aol.com).

February 9th through March 13th, Blues in the Night Porchlight Music Theatre, Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn, Chicago.  FYI (773} 777-9884 or  PorchlightMusicTheatre.org 

February 10th, 7:00 pm, Hannah Berger, Heath Mainstage, The Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago. $26-$51.  FYI (773) 697-3830 or www.thedentheatre,org

February 10th through March 13th, World Premiere, When There Are Nine, PrideArts, The Broadway, Pride Arts Center, 4139 N. Broadway, Chicago.  FYI www.pridearts.org,

February 11th, 7:40 pm, Piaf! The Show, McAninch Arts Center (MAC), College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn.  $53.  FYI (630) 942-4000, or www.atthemac.org.

February 11th & 12th, Jamie Lee, Heath Mainstage, The Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago. $26-$51.  FYI (773) 697-3830 or www.thedentheatre,org

February 11th through 20th, Joe Turner's Come and Gone, South Bend Civic Theatre, 403 N Main St. South Bend.  FYI (574) 234-1112 or www.sbct.org.

February 11th through 27thRoald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical, Memorial Opera House, 104 Indiana Avenue, Valparaiso.  $21-$23.  FYI (219) 548.9137 or www.memorialoperahouse.com 

February 11th through March 12th, World Premiere, This Is Only a Test, Broken Nose Theatre, The Den Theatre. 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago.  Pay-what-you-can.  FYI  www.brokennosetheatre.com

February 11th through March 13th, Outside Mullingar, Citadel Theatre Company, 300 S. Waukegan Road, Lake Forest,  $40-$45.  FYI  (847) 735-8554, ext. 1 or www.citadeltheatre.org.

February 11th through March 20th, The Notebooks of Leonardo DaVinci, Owen Theatre, Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn, Chicago.  FYI (312) 443-3800 or www.goodmantheatre.org.  

February 12th, 5:00 & 8:00 pm, The Second City: The Best of the Second City, McAninch Arts Center (MAC), College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn.  $30-$48.  FYI (630) 942-4000, or www.atthemac.org.

February 13th, 7:00 pm, Romantic Music for Flute and Classical Guitar performed by Duo Sequenza, Portage LIVE!, Sycamore Hall at Woodland Park, 2100 Willowcreek Road, Portage.  $15.  FYI www.portagelive.org.

February 13th, 7:30 pm, February 14, 3:00 pm, Ballet Folklórico de México de Amalia Hernández, Auditorium Theatre, 50 E Ida B Wells Drive, Chicago.  Tickets start at $30.  FYI (312) 341-2300 or www.tickets.auditoriumtheatre.org.  

February 15th, 7:30 pm, The Chicago Ensemble, featuring the works of Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven.  Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Chestnut St., Chicago.  $35 includes light hors d’oeuvres, wine and other beverages available a half hour before the performance.    FYI TheChicagoEnsemble.org 

February 17th through March 20th, RuinedInvictus Theatre Company, 1106 W. Thorndale, Chicago.  FYI www.invictustheatreco.com

February 18th through 20th, "MFA Collaboration Series: Peerless" Virginia Wadsworth Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts, 10 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston.  FYI 847-491-7282 or https://wirtz.northwestern.edu/2021-2022-season/.  

February 18th through 27th, Doubt, The Drama Group, 330 202nd St, Chicago Heights.  FYI (708) 755-3444 or www.dramagroup.org.  

February 18th, 7:30 pmThe Chevalier, Music of the Baroque In partnership with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association (CSOA), the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts and Concert Theater Works.  Kehrein Center for the Arts, 5628 W Washington Blvd, Chicago.  $25-$100.  FYI www.northshorecenter.orgor www.cso.org.  

February 19th, 7:30 pm, For the Love of TapChicago Tap Theatre (CTT), Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Sourthport Ave., Chicago. $26.20-$65.  FYI www.chicagotaptheatre.com/events.  

February 19th, 7:30 pmThe Chevalier, Music of the Baroque In partnership with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association (CSOA), the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts and Concert Theater Works.  North Shore Center in Skokie, 9501 Skokie Blvd., Skokie.  $25-$100.  FYI www.northshorecenter.orgor www.cso.org.  

February 19th, 7:30 pm, February 20th, 3:00 pm, New Philharmonic: A Night at the Movies New Philharmonic, orchestra in residence at the McAninch Arts Center (MAC), Belushi Performance Hall, College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn.  $53.  FYI (630) 942-4000, or www.atthemac.org.

February 19th & 20th, Chicago Travel & Adventure Show, Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, 5555 N River Rd, Rosemont.  FYI https://travelshows.com/shows/chicago/?utm_source=sendgrid.com&utm_mediu...

February 20th, 8:00 pmThe Chevalier, Music of the Baroque In partnership with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association (CSOA), the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts and Concert Theater Works.  Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago.  $25-$100.  FYI www.northshorecenter.orgor www.cso.org.  

February 20th, 3:00 pm, The Chicago Ensemble, featuring the works of Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven.  International House, 1414 E. 59th St., Chicago.  $35 includes light hors d’oeuvres, wine and other beverages available a half hour before the performance.    FYI TheChicagoEnsemble.org 

February 22nd through 27th, The Simon and Garfunkel Story, Broadway in Chicago, CIBC Theatre, 18 W. Monroe, Chicago.  FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

February 22nd through March 6th, Come from Away, Broadway in Chicago, Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W. Randolph, Chicago. FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

February 24th through March 6th, The Ballad of Mu Lan, Virginia Wadsworth Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts, 10 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston.  FYI 847-491-7282 or https://wirtz.northwestern.edu/2021-2022-season/.  

February 24th through March 20th, The Drag Seed (Chicago) Helll in a Handbag Productions, The Chopin Downstairs Theatre, 1543 W. Division St., Chicago.  FYI www.handbagproductions.org. 

February 24th through April 3rd, World Premiere, King James, by Rajiv Joseph, Downstairs Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted, Chicago.  FYI (312) 335-1650 or www.steppenwolf.org

February 25th, 7:00 pm, February 26th, 7:00 & 9: 15 pm, Laurie KilmartinHeath Mainstage, The Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago. $26-$51.  FYI (773) 697-3830 or www.thedentheatre,org

February 25th through 27th, This. Is. Monster Jam™! Allstate Arena | 6920 North Mannheim Rd, Rosemont.  Tickets go on sale to the general public on September 28th   FYI www.ticketmaster.com. 

February 25th through March 13th, Murder for Two, Towle Theater, 5205 Hohman Avenue, Hammond.  FYI (219) 937-8780 or www.towletheater.org.  

February 25th through March 27th, The Lady from the Sea, Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Avenue, Chicago.  FYI (773) 753-4472 or www.CourtTheatre.org

February 25th through April 19thRasheeda Speaking, Shattered Globe Theatre, Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago.  FYI (773) 975-8150 or www.sgtheatre.org

February 26th, 7:00 pm, Trial in the Delta: The Murder of Emmett TillCollaboraction and The DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Place, Chicago.  $45 for general admission, $25 for CollaborActivists and DuSable Museum members, and $15 for youth, educators, seniors, artists, activists and low income (be prepared to demonstrate eligibility onsite).  FYI collaboraction.org or dusablemuseum.org/visitor

February 27th, 2:00 pm, Spinosaurus: Lost Giant of the CretaceousNational Geographic Live Series, Auditorium Theatre, 50 East Ida B. Wells Drive, Chicago.  Tickets to individual productions will go on sale on October 27th.  FYI https://tickets.auditoriumtheatre.org/

February 27th, 7:30 pm, McGill Plays Mozart, conducted by Dame Jane Glover, with guest clarinetist Anthony McGill, Music of the Baroque.  The North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, 9501 Skokie Blvd., Skokie.  $25-$95.  FYI www.baroque.org.

February 28th, 7:30 pm, McGill Plays Mozart, conducted by Dame Jane Glover, with guest clarinetist Anthony McGill, Music of the Baroque.  The Harris Theater in Millennium Park, 205 E. Randolph Dr., Chicago.  $25-$95.  FYI www.baroque.org.

March 1st, "The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey" by James Lecense, STAGEWORKS Staged Readings, Acting Ensemble, ENSEMBLE ON THE AVENUE, 602 E. Mishawauka Avenue, Mishawaka.  FYI  www.actingensemble.com/box-office/   

March 2nd, 3rd & 4th, 7:30 pm, March 5th, 2:00 & 8:00 pm, March 6th, 3:00 pm, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Visiting Resident Company, Auditorium Theatre, 50 East Ida B. Wells Drive, Chicago.  FYI  (312) 341-2300 or https://tickets.auditoriumtheatre.org/

March 3rd & 4th, Rach & Blue, 80+20 Season of Anniversaries, Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra and Music Director/Conductor Kirk Muspratt.  Auditorium at Living Hope Church, 9000 Taft Street, on the Merrillville/Crown Point border.  FYI (219) 836-0525 or www.NISOrchestra.org  

March 2nd through 13th, Hadestown, Broadway in Chicago, CIBC Theatre, 18 W. Monroe St., Chicago.  FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

March 2nd through 13th, Spring Series, 44th Season: RE/CHARGE, Hubbard Street Dance, Museum of Contemporary Art’s Edlis Neeson Theater, 220 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago.  Tickets start at $72.  FYI (312) 334-7777 or www.hubbardstreetdance.com.

March 3rd through April 3rd, Wife of a Salesman, Alexandra C. and John D. Nichols TheatreWriters Theatre, 325 Tudor Court, Glencoe.  FYI (847) 242-6000 or www.writerstheatre.org.  

March 4th, 7:30 pm, BoDeans, McAninch Arts Center (MAC), College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn.  $60-$80.  FYI (630) 942-4000, or www.atthemac.org.

March 4th, 7:30 pm, The Beekeeper 2021/22 Vanguard Opera, Chicago Opera Theater, Studebaker Theater, 410 S. Michigan, Chicago.   Subscriptions ($135-$450) available nowsingle tickets on sale August 1st.  FYI (312) 704-8414 or www.cot.org

March 5th, 10:30 pm, The Jackie Smook Program of De-Dumbification, Devenport's Piano Bar & Cabaret, 1383 North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago.  $20.  FYI https://www.eventbrite.com/o/davenports-piano-bar-and-cabaret-32755398935

March 6th, 7:00 pm, Mardi Gras Mambo Featuring Dirty Dozen Brass Band and Nathan and The Zydeco Cha Cha’s, McAninch Arts Center (MAC), College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn.  $60-$65.  FYI (630) 942-4000, or www.atthemac.org.

March 8th through April 3rd, Friends! The Musical Parody, Right Angle Entertainment, Apollo Theater, 2540 N. Lincoln, Chicago.  FYI (773) 935-6100 or www.ticketmaster.com. 

March 9th through April 3rd, How the Hell Did I Get Here starring Lesley Nichol, Greenhouse Theater Center, 2257 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago.  $30-$89.  FYI (773) 404-7336 or www.howthehellmusical.com

March 9th through April 24th, Sweat, Paramount Theatre's Bold Series, Copley Theatre, North Island Center, 8 E. Galena Blvd., Aurora.  FYI (630) 896-6666 or www.paramountaurora.com.  

March 11th through 20th, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Gynecological Exam at Sloane-Kettering, Acting Ensemble, ENSEMBLE ON THE AVENUE, 602 E. Mishawauka Avenue, Mishawaka.  FYI  www.actingensemble.com/box-office/   

March 11th through 27th, A Little Night Music, South Bend Civic Theatre, 403 N Main St. South Bend.  FYI (574) 234-1112 or www.sbct.org.  

March 11th through May 1st, Once upon a Mattress, Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre, Howard Street Theatre, 721 Howard Street, Evanston.  FYI (773) 347-1109 or www.theo-u.com 

March 12th, 3:00 & 7:00 pm, Drum Tao, McAninch Arts Center (MAC), College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn.  $40-$49.  FYI (630) 942-4000, or www.atthemac.org.

March 12th, 7:30 pm, The Chicago Ensemble 45th Anniversary Celebration,Classical Music Jukebox format inviting audience participation.  The Fortnightly Club, 120 E. Bellevue Place, Chicago.  $120 per person, Jukebox Selections are an additional $50 each..    FYI TheChicagoEnsemble.org 

March 12th through April 10th, Puccini, Tosca, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Lyric Opera House, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago.  FYI (312) 827-5600 or www.lyricopera.org.  

March 12th through April 17th, Good Night, Oscar, Albert Theatre, Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn, Chicago.  FYI (312) 443-3800 or www.goodmantheatre.org.  

March 13th, 2:00 pm, Wild Hope, with photographer and filmmaker Ami Vitale, National Geographic Live Series, Auditorium Theatre, 50 East Ida B. Wells Drive, Chicago.  Tickets to individual productions will go on sale on August 13th.  FYI https://tickets.auditoriumtheatre.org/

March 13th, 4:00 pm, Danu St. Patrick's Day Celebration, McAninch Arts Center (MAC), College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn.  $50-$60.  FYI (630) 942-4000, or www.atthemac.org.

March 14thWinter WindsOboist Michael Henoch’s ensemble, Dempster St. Pro Musica with Chicago Symphony Orchestra colleagues Jennifer Gunn, flute; John Bruce Yeh, clarinet; William Buchman, bassoon; and Oto Carillo, horn.  Guarneri Hall, 11 East Adams, Suite 350A, Chicago.  Tickets go on sale July 1st at www.guarnerihall.org.

**** March 15th through June 12th, Jonathan Rockefeller’s Disney’s Winnie the Pooh: The New Musical Stage AdaptationMercury Theatre Chicago, 3745 N. Southport Ave., Chicago.  FYI winniethepoohshow.com.

March 17th, 8:00 pm, The Man In Black: A Tribute To Johnny Cash with Shawn Barker.  Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd., Aurora.  $35-$42.  FYI (630) 896-6666 or paramountaurora.com

March 17th through April 16th, Laced, About Face Theatre at The Den Theatre, 1331 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago.  Ticket information coming soon.  FYI www.aboutfacetheatre.com

March 18th, 8:00 pm, Frank Caliendo, Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd., Aurora.  $52-$62.  FYI (630) 896-6666 or paramountaurora.com.

March 19th, 8:00 pm, An Evening with Killer Queen, Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd., Aurora.  $38-$48.  FYI (630) 896-6666 or paramountaurora.com,.  

March 19th through May 14th, Moulin Rouge! The Musical, Broadway in Chicago, James M. Nederlander Theatre, 24 W. Randolph, Chicago.  FYI FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com. 

March 20th, 7:30 pm, Classical Heroines, conducted by Nicholas Kraemer, Music of the Baroque.  The North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, 9501 Skokie Blvd., Skokie.  $25-$95.  FYI www.baroque.org.

March 20th through April 24thIt’s Just Like Coming to Church, Black Ensemble Theater, Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark Street,  Chicago.  $50-$55.  FYI (773) 769-4451 or www.blackensemble.org.  

March 21st, 7:30 pm, Classical Heroines, conducted by Nicholas Kraemer, Music of the Baroque.  The Harris Theater in Millennium Park, 205 E. Randolph Dr., Chicago.  $25-$95.  FYI www.baroque.org.

March 23rd through April 24th, Jane Austen's Emma, First Folio Theatre, 1717 31st Street, (on the grounds of the Mayslake Peabody Estate) Oak Brook.  FYI (630) 986-8067 or www.firstfolio.org.

March 24th through April 8th, Blanchard/Lemmons, Fire Shut Up in My Bones, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Lyric Opera House, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago.  FYI (312) 827-5600 or www.lyricopera.org.  

March 25th, 7:30 pm, American Ballet Theatre Studio Company, McAninch Arts Center (MAC), College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn.  $50-$55.  FYI (630) 942-4000, or www.atthemac.org.

March 25th, 8:00 pm, Purple Reign: The Prince Tribute Show.   Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd., Aurora.  $37-$57.  FYI (630) 896-6666 or paramountaurora.com,.  

March 25th through April 2nd, Disney's Newsies, South Bend Civic Theatre, 403 N Main St. South Bend.  FYI (574) 234-1112 or www.sbct.org.  

March 25th through April 10th, Evil Dead: The Musical, Chicago Street Theatre, 154 W. Chicago Street, Valparaiso.  FYI (219) 464-1636 or www.chicagostreet.org.  

March 26th, 7:00 & 9:15 pm, Todd Barry: 2022 Stadium Tour, Heath Main Stage, Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago.  $18-$40.  FYI (773) 697-3830 or  thedentheatre.com 

March 26th, 7:30 pm, March 27th, 3:00 pm, Ballet Hispánico – Doña Perón: The Rise and Fall of a Diva,  Auditorium Theatre, 50 East Ida B. Wells Drive, Chicago.  Tickets to individual productions will go on sale on October 27th.  FYI https://tickets.auditoriumtheatre.org/

March 26th, 8:00 pm, Jay Leno.  Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd., Aurora.  $89-$109.  FYI (630) 896-6666 or paramountaurora.com.  

March 27th, 3:00 pm, The Chicago Ensemble, featuring the works of Hindemith, Beethoven, Husa and Bruch.  International House, 1414 E. 59th St., Chicago.  $35 includes light hors d’oeuvres, wine and other beverages available a half hour before the performance.    FYI TheChicagoEnsemble.org 

March 27th, 3:00 pm, Fanfare Chicago: Respighi, Midwest Premiere by Higdon, World Premieres by Moya and Hubbell, Maestro Scott Speck conducts the Chicago Philharmonic, Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E Randolph St, Chicago.  Single tickets begin at $25.  On sale July 19th.  FYI www.chicagophilharmonic.org.  

March 27th, 4:00 pm, The Ten Tenors Presents Love Is in the Air, McAninch Arts Center (MAC), College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn.  $66-$85.  FYI (630) 942-4000, or www.atthemac.org.

March 27th 6:00 pm, An Evening with Under the Streetlamp, Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd., Aurora.  $45-$65.  FYI (630) 896-6666 or paramountaurora.com.  

March 29th, 7:30 pm, The Chicago Ensemble, featuring the works of Hindemith, Beethoven, Husa and Bruch.  Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Chestnut St., Chicago.  $35 includes light hors d’oeuvres, wine and other beverages available a half hour before the performance.    FYI TheChicagoEnsemble.org 

March 29th through July 3rd, Six, Broadway in Chicago, Broadway Playhouse, 175 East Chestnut, Chicago. FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

April 1stSir Andrew Davis Conducts Beethoven 9  Lyric Opera of Chicago, Lyric Opera House, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago.  FYI (312) 827-5600 or www.lyricopera.org.  

April 1st through 10th, Drinking Habits, Footlight Players of Michigan City, Footlight Theatre, 1705 Franklin Street, Michigan City.  FYI (219)874-4035 or www.footlightplayers.org 

April 1st through May 1st, Swing State, Owen Theatre, Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn, Chicago.  FYI (312) 443-3800 or www.goodmantheatre.org.  

April 1st through May 22nd, Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I, Drury Lane Oakbrook, Oakbrook Terrace. FYI (630) 530-0111 or www.drurylaneoakbrook.com. TicketMaster (312) 559-1212 or www.ticketmaster.com.

April 2nd, 8:00 pm, The Jackie Smook Program of De-Dumbification, Devenport's Piano Bar & Cabaret, 1383 North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago.  $20.  FYI https://www.eventbrite.com/o/davenports-piano-bar-and-cabaret-32755398935

April 2nd through May 1st, World Premiere, In Every Generation, Victory Gardens Theater, Biograph Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln, Chicago.  FYI (773) 871-3000 or victorygardens.org.  

April 3rd, 4:00 pm, Heather Headley, McAninch Arts Center (MAC), College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn.  $95-$100.  FYI (630) 942-4000, or www.atthemac.org.

April 5th, the Fry Street Quartet will perform a new work they have commissioned by Chicago pianist and singer Clarice Assad, as well as music by Benjamin Britten.  Guarneri Hall, 11 East Adams, Suite 350A, Chicago.  Tickets go on sale July 1st at www.guarnerihall.org.

April 5th, My Barking Dog, by Eric Coble, STAGEWORKS Staged Readings, Acting Ensemble, ENSEMBLE ON THE AVENUE, 602 E. Mishawauka Avenue, Mishawaka.  FYI  www.actingensemble.com/box-office/   

April 7th through May 15th, World Premiere, Parks & Rec!  The Unauthorized Musical Parody, Right Angle Entertainment, Apollo Theater, 2540 N. Lincoln, Chicago.  FYI (773) 935-6100 or www.ticketmaster.com. 

April 8th, 7:00 & 9:15 pm, Michael Kosta, Heath Mainstage, The Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago. $26-$51.  FYI (773) 697-3830 or www.thedentheatre,org

April 8th through July 2ndSex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man, Greenhouse Theater Center, 2257 N. Lincoln, Chicago.  $49.95-$79.95.  FYI (773) 404-7336 or www.sextipsplay.com.   

April 9th, 7:00 pm, An Evening with Renée Elise Goldsberry Auditorium Theatre, 50 East Ida B. Wells Drive, Chicago.  Tickets on sale January 12th.   FYI https://tickets.auditoriumtheatre.org/

April 9th, 7:30 pm, April 10th, 3:00 pm, New Philharmonic: West Side Story in Concert, New Philharmonic, orchestra in residence at the McAninch Arts Center (MAC), Belushi Performance Hall, College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn.  $53.  FYI (630) 942-4000, or www.atthemac.org.

April 10th, 7:30 pm, Easter Oratorio, conducted by Dame Jane Glover, Music of the Baroque.  The North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, 9501 Skokie Blvd., Skokie.  $25-$95.  FYI www.baroque.org.

April 11th, 7:30 pm, Easter Oratorio, conducted by Dame Jane Glover, Music of the Baroque.  The Harris Theater in Millennium Park, 205 E. Randolph Dr., Chicago.  $25-$95.  FYI www.baroque.org.

April 12th & 13th, Innovative cellist Oliver Herbert and Naumberg-award-winning pianist Xiaohui Yang in performances of the Complete Beethoven Cello Sonatas.  Guarneri Hall, 11 East Adams, Suite 350A, Chicago.  Tickets go on sale July 1st at www.guarnerihall.org.

April 13th through May 29th, Ragtime, Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd, Aurora. FYI (630) 896-6666 or www.paramountaurora.com.

April 14th through May 15th, Intimate Apparel, Northlight Theatre, North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, 9501 Skokie Blvd., Skokie.  FYI (847) 673-6300  www.northlight.org/subscribe.

April 15th through May 29th, Emma's Child,  City Lit Theatre, 1020 W. Bryn Mawr Ave (Inside Edgewater Presbyterian Church), Chicago.  $25-$30.  FYI (773) 293-3682 or www.citylit.org.  

April 17th, 2:00 pm, Social by Nature with photographer Ronan Donovan, National Geographic Live Series, Auditorium Theatre, 50 East Ida B. Wells Drive, Chicago.  Tickets to individual productions will go on sale on October 27th.  FYI https://tickets.auditoriumtheatre.org/

April 19th through 24th, The Prom, Broadway in Chicago, Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W. Randolph St., Chicago.  FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

April 20th through May 22nd, Picasso at the Lapin Agile Citadel Theatre Company, 300 S. Waukegan Road, Lake Forest.  $40-$45.  FYI (847) 735-8554, ext. 1 or www.citadeltheatre.org 

**** April 21st through May 21st, Shrek the Musical, The Theatre for Young Audiences, Drury Lane Oakbrook, Oakbrook Terrace. FYI (630) 530-0111 or www.drurylaneoakbrook.com. TicketMaster (312) 559-1212 or www.ticketmaster.com.

April 21st through June 12th, World Premiere, Last Hermano,"  A Red Orchid Theatre, 1531 N. Wells Street, Chicago.  Tickets go on sale October 4th.  FYI www.aredorchidtheatre.org

April 22nd through 24th, MFA Collaboration Series: Late, A Cowboy Song, Virginia Wadsworth Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts, 10 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston.  FYI 847-491-7282 or https://wirtz.northwestern.edu/2021-2022-season/.  

April 22nd through May 1st, Noises Off,  South Bend Civic Theatre, 403 N Main St. South Bend.  FYI (574) 234-1112 or www.sbct.org.  

April 22nd through May 1st, Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo, Virginia Wadsworth Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts, 10 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston.  FYI 847-491-7282 or https://wirtz.northwestern.edu/2021-2022-season/.  

April 22nd through May 28th, World Premiere, On the Greenbelt, Strawdog Theatre Company at Filament Theatre, 4041 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago.  FYI www.strawdog.org.

April 22nd through May 29th, The Tragedy of King Christophe, House Theatre of Chicago, at the Chopin Theatre, 1543 W. Division St, Chicago.  FYI  (773) 769-3832 or www.thehousetheatre.com.   

April 23rd & 29th, 7:30 pm, May 1st, 3:00 pm, Quamino's Map, Chicago Opera Theater, Studebaker Theater, 410 S. Michigan, Chicago.    Subscriptions ($135-$450) available nowsingle tickets on sale August 1st.  FYI (312) 704-8414 or www.cot.org

**** April 23rd through May 22nd, Saturdays & Sundays at 10:30 am & 12:30 pm, Carmela Full of Wishes, Chicago Children's Theatre, 100 S. Racine, Chicago.  FYI chicagochildrenstheatre.org

April 23rd through May 29th, All's Well That Ends Well, Courtyard Theater, Chicago Shakespeare Theater on Navy Pier, 800 East Grand Avenue, Chicago FYI (312) 595-5600 or www.chicagoshakes.com

April 25th through May 1st, Black Ensemble’s BPI (Black Playwrights Initiative) Presents: The Black Playwrights Festival, Black Ensemble Theater, Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark Street,  Chicago.  $50-$55.  FYI (773) 769-4451 or www.blackensemble.org.  

April 27th through May 8thSpring Program: Of Mice and Men and Balanchine’s Serenade, Joffrey Ballet, Lyric Opera House, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago.  FYI (312) 386-8905 or www.joffrey.org.

April 28th through May 29th, Naperville, Buffalo Theatre Ensemble (BTE), Playhouse Theatre, the McAninch Arts Center (MAC), College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn.  FYI (630) 942-4000 or www.atthemac.org

April 28th through May 22ndMike Birbiglia's The Old Man and the Pool, Steppenwolf's Downstairs Theater, 1650 N. Halsted, Chicago.  $55-$75.  FYI (312) 3351650 or steppenwolf.org/OldManandThePool 

April 28th through June 12th, Seagull, by Anton Chekhov, translated, adapted & directed by Yasen Peyankov, NEW Round Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted, Chicago.  FYI (312) 335-1650 or www.steppenwolf.org

April 29th through May 8th, Crowns, The Drama Group, 330 202nd St, Chicago Heights.  FYI (708) 755-3444 or www.dramagroup.org.  

April 29th through May 8th, The 91st Annual Waa-Mu Show Virginia Wadsworth Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts, 10 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston.  FYI 847-491-7282 or https://wirtz.northwestern.edu/2021-2022-season/.  

April 29th through May 8th, Big Scary Animals, Acting Ensemble, ENSEMBLE ON THE AVENUE, 602 E. Mishawauka Avenue, Mishawaka.  FYI  www.actingensemble.com/box-office/   

May 3rd, Kill Move Paradise, by James Ijames, STAGEWORKS Staged Readings, Acting Ensemble, ENSEMBLE ON THE AVENUE, 602 E. Mishawauka Avenue, Mishawaka.  FYI  www.actingensemble.com/box-office/   

May 3rd through 8th, Jersey Boys. Broadway in Chicago, Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W. Randolph St., Chicago.  FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

May 4th through June 19th, Chicago Premiere, The Luckiest. Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark Street, Chicago.  FYI (773) 338-2177 or www.raventheatre.com

May 5th & 6th, Movie Classics. 80+20 Season of Anniversaries, Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra and Music Director/Conductor Kirk Muspratt.  Auditorium at Living Hope Church, 9000 Taft Street, on the Merrillville/Crown Point border.  FYI (219) 836-0525 or www.NISOrchestra.org  

May 5th through June 11th, World Premiere, The Secretaries: A Parable, First Floor Theater, at The Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago.  FYI www.firstfloortheater.com.  

May 5th through July 17th, Athena, Gillian TheatreWriters Theatre, 325 Tudor Court, Glencoe.  FYI (847) 242-6000 or www.writerstheatre.org.  

**** May 6th through 15th, Junie B. Jones Is Not a Crook, Chicago Street Theatre, 154 W. Chicago Street, Valparaiso.  FYI (219) 464-1636 or www.chicagostreet.org.   

May 6th through 22nd, Hope and Gravity, Towle Theater, 5205 Hohman Avenue, Hammond.  FYI (219) 937-8780 or www.towletheater.org.  

May 7th, 7:00 & 9:30 pm, Sasheer ZamataThe Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago. $26-$51.  FYI (773) 697-3830 or www.thedentheatre,org

May 7th, 8:00 pm, The Jackie Smook Program of De-Dumbification, Devenport's Piano Bar & Cabaret, 1383 North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago.  $20.  FYI https://www.eventbrite.com/o/davenports-piano-bar-and-cabaret-32755398935

May 8th, 7:00 pm, The Oak Ridge Boys, McAninch Arts Center (MAC), College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn.  $75-$85.  FYI (630) 942-4000, or www.atthemac.org.

May 8th, 7:30 pm, The Brothers Haydn, conducted by Dame Jane Glover, Music of the Baroque.  The North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, 9501 Skokie Blvd., Skokie.  $25-$95.  FYI www.baroque.org.

May 9th, 7:30 pm, The Brothers Haydn, conducted by Dame Jane Glover, Music of the Baroque.  The Harris Theater in Millennium Park, 205 E. Randolph Dr., Chicago.  $25-$95.  FYI www.baroque.org.

May 8th through June 18th, The Chinese Lady, TimeLine Theatre Company at T heater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago.  FYI (773) 281-8463 x6 or timelinetheatre.com.

May 12th through 15th, Summer Series, 44th Season: RE/CHARGE, Hubbard Street Dance, Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 East Randolph Street, Chicago.  Tickets start at $72.  FYI (312) 334-7777 or www.hubbardstreetdance.com.

May 12th through June 11th, The Magnolia Ballet," About Face Theatre at The Den Theatre, 1331 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago.  Ticket information coming soon.  FYI www.aboutfacetheatre.com

May 12th through June 12th, Two Trains Running, Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Avenue, Chicago.  FYI (773) 753-4472 or www.CourtTheatre.org.

May 12th through June 12th, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf, Invictus Theatre Company, 1106 W. Thorndale, Chicago.  FYI www.invictustheatreco.com

May 12th through August 21st, Lookingglass Alice, Lookingglass Theatre in Water Tower Water Works, 821 N. Michigan, Chicago.  FYI (312) 337-0665, www.lookingglasstheatre.org

May 13th through 22nd, The Lonesome West, South Bend Civic Theatre, 403 N Main St. South Bend.  FYI (574) 234-1112 or www.sbct.org.  

May 13th through June 11th, Chicago Premiere, Friends with Guns, Broken Nose Theatre, The Den Theatre. 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago.  Pay-what-you-can.  FYI  www.brokennosetheatre.com

May 13th through June 12th, Chicago Premiere, When We Were Young and Unafraid, AstonRep Theatre Company, The Edge Off-Broadway Theatre, 1133 W. Catalpa Ave., Chicago.  FYI www.astonrep.com.

May 16thDempster St. Pro Musica returns with Spring Strings: music by Mozart, Stravinsky, and Beethoven played by the Lincoln Quartet, violinists Qing Hou and Lei Hou, violist Lawrence Neuman, and cellist Kenneth Olsen.  Guarneri Hall, 11 East Adams, Suite 350A, Chicago.  Tickets go on sale July 1st at www.guarnerihall.org.

May 17th through 22nd, Fiddler on the Roof, Broadway in Chicago, Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W. Randolph St., Chicago.  FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

May 17th through 29th, Harper Lee's To Kill A Mockingbird, Broadway in Chicago, James M. Nederlander Theatre, 24 W. Randolph St., Chicago.  FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

May 18th & 19th, Porchlight Revisits Spring Awakening, Porchlight Music Theatre, Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn, Chicago.  FYI (773} 777-9884 or  PorchlightMusicTheatre.org 

May 20th & 21st, 7:30 pm, May 22nd, 2:00 pm, Eifman Ballet of St. Petersburg - Russian Hamlet, Auditorium Theatre, 50 East Ida B. Wells Drive, Chicago.  Tickets to individual productions will go on sale on October 27th.  FYI https://tickets.auditoriumtheatre.org/

May 20th through 22nd, Teen Fest, (Productions TBA) Chicago Street Theatre, 154 W. Chicago Street, Valparaiso.  FYI (219) 464-1636 or www.chicagostreet.org.  

May 20th through 29th, Water by the Spoonful, Virginia Wadsworth Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts, 10 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston.  FYI 847-491-7282 or https://wirtz.northwestern.edu/2021-2022-season/.  

May 23rdChicago Sings Stephen SondheimPorchlight Music Theatre's annual fundraising concert, Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago Ave.  Chicago.  Tickets sales begin Monday, March 1st at 12:00 pm.  FYI www.PorchlightMusicTheatre.org.

May 24th through June 5th, Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of the Temptations, Broadway in Chicago, Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W. Randolph St., Chicago.  FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com.

May 24th through August 28th, World Premiere, Skates, starring Diana DeGarmo and Ace Young, Studebaker Theater inside the historic Fine Arts Building, 410 S Michigan Ave, Chicago.  $46-$99.  FYI (312) 753-3210 or www.fineartsbuilding.com/events/skates.  

May 25th through June 26th, World Premiere Musical Event, It Came from Outer Space Upstairs at Chicago Shakespeare Theater on Navy Pier, 800 East Grand Avenue, Chicago FYI (312) 595-5600 or www.chicagoshakes.com

May 25th through July 10th, Hand to God, Paramount Theatre's Bold Series, Copley Theatre, North Island Center, 8 E. Galena Blvd., Aurora.  FYI (630) 896-6666 or www.paramountaurora.com.  

May 27th through 29th, MFA Collaboration Series: Men on Boats, Virginia Wadsworth Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts, 10 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston.  FYI 847-491-7282 or https://wirtz.northwestern.edu/2021-2022-season/.  

May 27th through July 10th, The Outsiders, Albert Theatre, Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn, Chicago.  FYI (312) 443-3800 or www.goodmantheatre.org.  

May 28th through July 3rd, A Fine Feathered Murder: A Miss Marbled Mystery, Hell in a Handbag Productions, The Chopin Downstairs Theatre, 1543 W. Division St., Chicago  FYI www.handbagproductions.org.

May 29th, 7:00 pm, Aretha Rising, Maestro Scott Speck conducts the Chicago Philharmonic, Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E Randolph St, Chicago.  Single tickets begin at $25.  On sale July 19th.  FYI www.chicagophilharmonic.org.  

May 29th through June 26th, Grandma's Jukebox, Black Ensemble Theater, Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark Street,  Chicago.  $50-$55.  FYI (773) 769-4451 or www.blackensemble.org.  

May 31st, 7:00 pm, Staged Reading of Paul Oaley Stovall’s Clear, A New Musical Experience,, Porchlight Music Theatre, Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn, Chicago.  FYI (773} 777-9884 or  PorchlightMusicTheatre.org 

June (TBA), Hurricane Diane, starring Kelli Simkins, Theater Wit, 1229 N. Belmont Ave., Chicago.   FYI (773) 975-8150 or www.TheaterWit.org.  

June 2nd through 12th, Don Quixote, Joffrey Ballet, Lyric Opera House, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago.  FYI (312) 386-8905 or www.joffrey.org.

June 2nd through July 3rd, Chicago Premiere, Adam, PrideArts, The Broadway, Pride Arts Center, 4139 N. Broadway, Chicago.  FYI www.pridearts.org,

**** June 3rd through 19th, The Sound of Music, Footlight Players of Michigan City, Footlight Theatre, 1705 Franklin Street, Michigan City.  FYI (219)874-4035 or www.footlightplayers.org 

June 4th, 8:00 pm, Straight No Chaser, Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd., Aurora.  $55-$95.  FYI (630) 896-6666 or paramountaurora.com.  

June 4th, 8:00 pm, The Jackie Smook Program of De-Dumbification, Devenport's Piano Bar & Cabaret, 1383 North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago.  $20.  FYI https://www.eventbrite.com/o/davenports-piano-bar-and-cabaret-32755398935

June 7th, The Revolutionists, by Lauren Gunderson, STAGEWORKS Staged Readings, Acting Ensemble, ENSEMBLE ON THE AVENUE, 602 E. Mishawauka Avenue, Mishawaka.  FYI  www.actingensemble.com/box-office/   

June 10th through 19th, Run for Your Wife, The Stables Theatre of Hastings, England at The Drama Group, 330 202nd St, Chicago Heights.  FYI (708) 755-3444 or www.dramagroup.org.  '

June 10th through 19th, The Outsider, South Bend Civic Theatre, 403 N Main St. South Bend.  FYI (574) 234-1112 or www.sbct.org.  

June 10th through 26th, Stop Kiss, Chicago Street Theatre, 154 W. Chicago Street, Valparaiso.  FYI (219) 464-1636 or www.chicagostreet.org.  

June 10th through July 31st, Steel Magnolias, Drury Lane Oakbrook, Oakbrook Terrace. FYI (630) 530-0111 or www.drurylaneoakbrook.com. TicketMaster (312) 559-1212 or www.ticketmaster.com.

June 10th through July 31st, Godspell, Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre, Howard Street Theatre, 721 Howard Street, Evanston.  FYI (773) 347-1109 or www.theo-u.com 

June 10th through August 7th, Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, Mercury Theater Chicago, 3745 North Southport Avenue, Chicago.  FYI www.MercuryTheaterChicago.com.

June 11th, 7:30pm, Giordano Dance Chicago, Auditorium Theatre, 50 East Ida B. Wells Drive, Chicago.  Tickets to individual productions will go on sale on October 27th.  FYI https://tickets.auditoriumtheatre.org/

June 11th through July 17th, Regional Premiere, cullud wattah, Victory Gardens Theater, Biograph Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln, Chicago.  FYI (773) 871-3000 or victorygardens.org.  

June 11th through July 17th, Life After, Albert Theatre, Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn, Chicago.  FYI (312) 443-3800 or www.goodmantheatre.org.  

June 16th & 17th, Iconic Hits of the 70s, 80+20 Season of Anniversaries, Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra and Music Director/Conductor Kirk Muspratt.  Auditorium at Living Hope Church, 9000 Taft Street, on the Merrillville/Crown Point border.  FYI (219) 836-0525 or www.NISOrchestra.org  

June 16th through July 24th, Choir Boy, by Tarell Alvin McCraney, Downstairs Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted, Chicago.  FYI (312) 335-1650 or www.steppenwolf.org

June 17th through 26th, Who's Afraid of Virginai Woolf? Acting Ensemble, ENSEMBLE ON THE AVENUE, 602 E. Mishawauka Avenue, Mishawaka.  FYI  www.actingensemble.com/box-office/   

June 18th through 25thUntitled About Face Youth Theatre Show, About Face Theatre at The Den Theatre, 1331 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago.  Ticket information coming soon.  FYI www.aboutfacetheatre.com

June 23rd through 25th, Comedian, writer and podcaster Hari Kondabolu, The Heath Mainstage, Den Theatre,  1331 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago.  FYI  (773) 697-3830 or www.thedentheatre.com.  

June 23rd through July 24th, Pearl's Rollin' with the Blues, Alexandra C. and John D.hols TheatreWriters Theatre, 325 Tudor Court, Glencoe.  FYI (847) 242-6000 or www.writerstheatre.org.  

June 28th through July 10th, 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.

July 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th (Fridays in July), Fridays on the Green (A Musical Celebration), Black Ensemble Theater, Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark Street,  Chicago.  $50-$55.  FYI (773) 769-4451 or www.blackensemble.org.  

July 1st through August 14th, The Playboy of the Western World,  City Lit Theatre, 1020 W. Bryn Mawr Ave (Inside Edgewater Presbyterian Church), Chicago.  $29-$34.  FYI (773) 293-3682 or www.citylit.org.  

July 7th, Peter and Alice, by John Logan (rights pending) STAGEWORKS Staged Readings, Acting Ensemble, ENSEMBLE ON THE AVENUE, 602 E. Mishawauka Avenue, Mishawaka.  FYI  www.actingensemble.com/box-office/   

July 7th through August 7th, Ken Ludwig’s Dear Jack, Dear Louise, Northlight Theatre, North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, 9501 Skokie Blvd., Skokie.  FYI (847) 673-6300  www.northlight.org/subscribe.

July 8th through 24th, Reefer Madness, Towle Theater, 5205 Hohman Avenue, Hammond.  FYI (219) 937-8780 or www.towletheater.org.  

July 12th through August 7th, Get Out Alive, Haven Theatre at the Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago.  FYI www.havenchi.org.  

July 15th through 31st, Something Rotten, South Bend Civic Theatre, 403 N Main St. South Bend.  FYI (574) 234-1112 or www.sbct.org.  

July 19th through 31st, 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.

July 19th through August 21st, The Devil Wears Prada, Broadway in Chicago, James M. Nederlander Theatre, 24 W. Randolph, Chicago.  FYI FYI (800) 775-2000, all Ticketmaster retail locations and www.BroadwayInChicago.com. 

August 2nd, Two Thirds Home by Padraic Lillis, STAGEWORKS Staged Readings, Acting Ensemble, ENSEMBLE ON THE AVENUE, 602 E. Mishawauka Avenue, Mishawaka.  FYI  www.actingensemble.com/box-office/   

August 3rd through September 18th, Fun Home, Paramount Theatre's Bold Series, Copley Theatre, North Island Center, 8 E. Galena Blvd., Aurora.  FYI (630) 896-6666 or www.paramountaurora.com.  

August 5th through 14th, Leading Ladies The Drama Group, 330 202nd St, Chicago Heights.  FYI (708) 755-3444 or www.dramagroup.org.  

August 5th through 14th, Becky Shaw, Acting Ensemble, ENSEMBLE ON THE AVENUE, 602 E. Mishawauka Avenue, Mishawaka.  FYI  www.actingensemble.com/box-office/   

August 12th through 28th, Sense and Sensibility/Much Ado About Nothing, South Bend Civic Theatre, 403 N Main St. South Bend.  FYI (574) 234-1112 or www.sbct.org.  

August 21st through September 18th, My Brother Langston, Black Ensemble Theater, Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark Street,  Chicago.  $50-$55.  FYI (773) 769-4451 or www.blackensemble.org.  

August 23rd through 27th, Black Ensemble’s BPI (Black Playwrights Initiative) Presents: Sex in the Summer in the City Summer Series, Black Ensemble Theater, Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark Street,  Chicago.  $50-$55.  FYI (773) 769-4451 or www.blackensemble.org.  

August 25th through October 15th, William Shakespeare's Richard III, Babes with Blades Theatre Company, in partnership with he University of Illinois Chicago’s Disability Cultural Center, The Edge Theater, 5451 N. Broadway, Chicago.  FYI www.babeswithblades.org.

August 26th through 28th, Haven Chicago's first annual Festival au Cinéma, The Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago.  Festival au Cinéma accepting submissions through June 1st at havenchi.org/festival-au-cinema.  Tickets go on sale June 1st.  FYI havenchi.org.

August 26th through October 30th, Clue: The Musical, Mercury Theater Chicago, 3745 North Southport Avenue, Chicago.  FYI www.MercuryTheaterChicago.com.

August 31st through October 23rd, Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express, Drury Lane Oakbrook, Oakbrook Terrace. FYI (630) 530-0111 or www.drurylaneoakbrook.com. TicketMaster (312) 559-1212 or www.ticketmaster.com.

September through October, The Tempestdirected by Sheldon Epps, Chicago Shakespeare Theater on Navy Pier, 800 East Grand Avenue, Chicago FYI (312) 595-5600 or www.chicagoshakes.com

September 6th through October 16th, Pre-Broadway World Premiere, The Notebook, The Yard at Chicago Shakespeare Theater on Navy Pier, 800 East Grand Avenue, Chicago FYI (312) 595-5600 or www.chicagoshakes.com 

September 9th through 18th, Silent Sky, South Bend Civic Theatre, 403 N Main St. South Bend.  FYI (574) 234-1112 or www.sbct.org.  

September 9th through 25th, The Last Lifeboat, Towle Theater, 5205 Hohman Avenue, Hammond.  FYI (219) 937-8780 or www.towletheater.org.  

September 16th & 17th, Children of Eden, developed by Onesti Entertainment and the Chicagoland Theatre Fund, Arcada Theatre, 105 E Main Street, St. Charles.  Subscriber ticket sales open at 10:00 am February 14, 2022.  Subscribe at groups@chicagolandtheatrefund.com

Fall TBA, World Premiere, Lucy and Charlie's Honeymoon, Lookingglass Theatre in Water Tower Water Works, 821 N. Michigan, Chicago.  FYI (312) 337-0665 or www.lookingglasstheatre.org

October 5th through November 20th, BULL: A Love Story, Paramount Theatre's Bold Series, Copley Theatre, North Island Center, 8 E. Galena Blvd., Aurora.  FYI (630) 896-6666 or www.paramountaurora.com.  

October 8th & 9th, West Side Story, South Bend Civic Theatre, 403 N Main St. South Bend.  FYI (574) 234-1112 or www.sbct.org.  

October 21st through 30th, The Outsiders, South Bend Civic Theatre, 403 N Main St. South Bend.  FYI (574) 234-1112 or www.sbct.org.  

October 30th through November 27th, Blue Heaven, Black Ensemble Theater, Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark Street,  Chicago.  $50-$55.  FYI (773) 769-4451 or www.blackensemble.org.   

November 4th through 13th, The Full Monty, South Bend Civic Theatre, 403 N Main St. South Bend.  FYI (574) 234-1112 or www.sbct.org.  

November 9th through January 9th, Elf the Musical, Drury Lane Oakbrook, Oakbrook Terrace. FYI (630) 530-0111 or www.drurylaneoakbrook.com. TicketMaster (312) 559-1212 or www.ticketmaster.com.

November 25th through December 30th, A Christmas Carol, The Theatre for Young Audiences, Drury Lane Oakbrook, Oakbrook Terrace. FYI (630) 530-0111 or www.drurylaneoakbrook.com. TicketMaster (312) 559-1212 or www.ticketmaster.com.

**** December 2nd through 18th, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Jr. South Bend Civic Theatre, 403 N Main St. South Bend.  FYI (574) 234-1112 or www.sbct.org.  

December 10th, 11th, 17th, & 18th, Black Ensemble's Christmas Cabaret, Black Ensemble Theater, Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark Street,  Chicago.  $50-$55.  FYI (773) 769-4451 or www.blackensemble.org.  

Coming in 2023

**** January 25th through March 8th, A Chorus Line, Drury Lane Oakbrook, Oakbrook Terrace. FYI (630) 530-0111 or www.drurylaneoakbrook.com. TicketMaster (312) 559-1212 or www.ticketmaster.com.

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