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Our theater performance listings include most of the major downtown venues in what is called the "Theater District" as well as selected others. These theaters host shows, performances and concerts in Chicago throughout the year.

  • Briar Street Theatre: Home to the ground breaking show, Blue Man Group, snag theater tickets in Chicago for this incredible mix of rhythm, music, science, and art. This hilarious and vivid stage show provides family fun and showcases a one of a kind experience.
  • The Apollo Theatre: Currently the host of the Broadway smash hit Million Dollar Quartet, come check out this and other Chicago theater events and tickets. Find theater events tickets in Chicago and head out for a spectacular night on the town. You can even grab Chicago theater tickets for a matinee performance and then grab a bite after the show.
  • Ford Center for the Arts: In Chicago with the family this vacation? If so, check the listings for Chicago theater events and tickets. Grab a set of theater tickets in Chicago and come out to see the latest and greatest production on the main stage. The Windy City is known for its spectacular theater and events, so snatch up those Chicago theater events and tickets.

Shows in Chicago

Chicago is home to some of the greatest shows around, and everyone is sure to find something they like! Whether you're looking for a great musical, a compelling drama or a show that the whole family can see together, you can find something at one of the great Chicago theaters while you're here!

  • Million Dollar Quartet: This Tony award winning show currently showing at the Apollo Theatre is a performance you will want theater events tickets in Chicago to. Among Chicago theater events and tickets, Million Dollar Quartet tells the story of some of rock n' roll 's major icons. 
  • Blue Man Group Chicago: This show is fun for the whole family! You might appreciate the lack of words in this Chicago show, but there will certainly be no lack of entertainment. The Blue Man Group has been entertaining people of all ages since 1987 and combines clean comedy with empowering musical theatrics and a whole lot of fun! Another great thing about it is that there are always Chicago discount tickets to this show! The show is full of interactive entertainment, so get your tickets and find your seats early! You won't want to miss a beat!

Theater Resources

Chicago Theater Resources

Need help arranging a hotel stay, grabbing theater tickets or planning a theater tour? Make sure you check out our theatrical resources listed below.

  • Taking a Tour: If you happen to be interested in visiting some of Chicago's theaters and getting a behind the scenes glimpse of backstage, be sure to check out our list of Chicago Theater Tours in addition to Chicago theater events and tickets.
  • Staying the Night: Staying in Chicago and need a hotel room? Check out our list of Chicago hotels for a bulletin of lodging near the Theater District. Go ahead and snag theater events tickets in Chicago during your stay as well!
  • Finding Tickets: Check out our website for show tickets in Chicago and catch all of the great performances happening in the Windy City during your stay.
  • Snagging a Deal: Who doesn't love a price break? Check our Chicago Entertainment Discount Coupon page and find great deals on the best shows in Chicago!
Chicago Travel Info
  Show Info Price
Blue Man Group
Located in Lakeview Rating: PG


Cheap $50 Best $90
Million Dollar Quartet
Located in Lincoln Park Rating: G


Cheap $69 Best $175
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Located in The Loop Rating: G


Cheap $0 Best $100
Civic Opera House
Located in The Loop Rating:


Cheap $34 Best $224
Chicago Theatre Schedule
Located in The Loop Rating:


Cheap $20 Best $150

For information on all the best Chicago shows and theaters, check out our theater events page and find Chicago theater events and tickets.

Chicago is home to variety of theatrical events including Broadway productions, Cirque du Soleil shows, the Blue Man Group and more! Enjoy checking out our theater events tickets in Chicago web page for the latest information on Chicago shows. There is a show in the Windy City for everyone! Don't miss out on any of the family friendly shows when you're traveling with the whole gang, or the shows that are just good for grown-ups. Be sure to check out the Chicago events calendar to find everything else going on when you're in town, including all of the free shows that pop up from time to time! That's right, you can still enjoy great Chicago shows when you're on a budget.

When the show is over and you're looking for somewhere to crash, use Chicago Traveler to find the best Chicago hotel near your theatre. You can save big using our Chicago hotel deals so that you have a little extra to upgrade your seats for a better view or even see another great show!