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Tommy Gun's Garage

Tommy Gun’s Garage Dinner Theater

September 18 @ 11:00 pm - September 20 @ 1:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 pm on Friday, repeating until December 27, 2019

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday, repeating until December 28, 2019

An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Sunday, repeating until December 29, 2019

Enter the world of a Roaring ‘20s Chicago speakeasy featuring gangsters, flappers, food, hooch and plenty of fun at Tommy Gun’s Garage Dinner Theater. Following a delicious sit-down dinner, you’ll be treated to a musical comedy revue featuring the songs of Cole Porter, George Gershwin, Fats Waller, Duke Ellington and more, all with gorgeous flappers performing the Charleston. Be ready to get in on the act at Tommy Gun’s Garage Dinner Theater — Chicago’s longest-running audience interactive dinner show —…

Windy City Playhouse presents “Every Brilliant Thing”

September 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 22, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 22, 2019

Known from the popular, same-titled HBO adaptation, “Every Brilliant Thing” follows the protagonist as she guides the audience through a story of finding the things that make life worth living in the face of her mother's depression. In keeping with the original production and Windy City Playhouse’s immersive style, the show will offer a unique opportunity for audience members to participate in the story. The Playhouse invites audience members to be a part of the action through brief, optional audience…

Blue Man Group

Blue Man Group

September 19 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 28, 2019

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until December 15, 2019

Experience the magic and wonder of Blue Man Group Chicago in a newly revamped production that the Chicago Tribune raved about with a four-star rating. Enjoy the fun, comedy, and excitement of these alien men entertaining you and your family.

Profs & Pints: A Maritime History of Chicago

September 20 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Profs and Pints presents: A Maritime History of Chicago, with Ted Karamanski, professor of history at Loyola University Chicago, author of ten books on regional history, and a founder of the Chicago Maritime Museum. Come take a deep dive into Chicago's watery background, and learn the fascinating details of how its economic development, layout, and infrastructure were shaped by Lake Michigan and the Chicago River. Let Professor Ted Karamanski, a scholar of the region who teaches budding historians how to…

Idle Muse Theatre Company Presents Equivocation

September 20 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Sunday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 10, 2019

One event on September 23, 2019 at 8:00 pm

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 10, 2019

Idle Muse Theatre Company (IMTC) begins its 2019-20 Season with Equivocation, by Bill Cain, directed by Artistic Director Evan Jackson*, September 20 – October 10 at The Edge Theatre Off Broadway, 1133 W Catalpa Ave. Previews are Friday, Sept. 20 and Saturday, Sept. 21 at 8 p.m. Opening night is Monday, Sept. 23, at 8 p.m. The regular performance run is Thursdays - Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. with an additional performance: Wednesday, Oct. 9, at…

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The Second City’s Late Night Improv: After Hours

September 20 @ 11:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 28, 2019

Stay up late with The Second City as they bring you their latest and greatest with After Hours, a late-night improv show. It’s interactive. It’s hyperactive. It’s the most fun you can have past bedtime. Come see an entirely improvised, entirely ridiculous 60 minutes that’ll leave you with a full-fledged comedy hangover at Chicago’s UP Comedy Club.

Late Nite Catechism

September 21 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Late Nite Catechism is a hilarious two-act solo performance that’s part catechism class from back in the day, part stand-up routine.

“Get Out” with the Chicago Sinfonietta

September 21 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

The live concert experience of Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Jordan Peele’s "Get Out" comes to the Auditorium Theatre in this Midwest premiere. Score composer Michael Abels conducts the Chicago Sinfonietta, the city’s most diverse and inclusive orchestra, as they accompany the film with Abels’ heart-pounding music. The Sinfonietta is joined by a five-person choir which provides vocals for unforgettable songs such as “Sikiliza Kwa Wahenga” and “Run, Rabbit, Run.” "Get Out," nominated for four Academy Awards including Best Picture, is a…

Booze Your Own Adventure

Booze Your Own Adventure

September 21 @ 11:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until October 26, 2019

Everything you loved as a kid is always more fun when you throw alcohol in the mix: musical chairs, freeze tag and, of course, those Choose Your Own Adventure books. With Booze Your Own Adventure, playtime gets a grown-up spin in this all-new drinking game. The fate of the plot and characters rests in your hands as you get to decide which paths the hero takes throughout the story; meanwhile, the actors furiously gulp down some PBR for added drunken entertainment.…

She The People

She the People

September 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:40 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until September 29, 2019

One event on September 26, 2019 at 8:00 pm

Doesn’t matter if you’re a man or a woman, young or “seasoned,” progressive or conservative (ok that last one might matter a teensy bit) — you’re bound to find She the People laugh-out-loud funny. The sketches are short and fast-moving. You’ll barely recover from one zinger before the next one flies your way. Snacks and drinks served by the attentive wait staff make the night a win-win. From the Event Organizer We’ll bet you 72 cents on the dollar (or much, much…

Rats: The Musical

September 28 @ 7:30 pm

After sinning too much, a group of humans pay the ultimate price: getting turned into rat hybrids. Through the power of theatre, pure rat will, and Andrew Lloyd Webber, these abominations will work to answer the age-old question: what is sin?

This is Your Brain on Beer Comedy Show!

September 28 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm

See comedians put their skills to the test when they get to do two sets. One sober and the other after indulging in a few delicious brews from Motor Row Brewing. Then the audience decides which comedian had the best set! Hosted by: Ramon Smith & Leah Eva

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