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Italian Bred
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THE HILARIOUS and HEARTWARMING NEW show Written by and Starring Candice Guardino! May 17 – May 28 ONLY Greenhouse Theatre, 2257 N Lincoln Avenue With in this 85 minute one – woman show, Candice slips in and out of her family impersonations as she cooks up a full meal of growing up Staten Island. The stories in “Italian Bred” are derived from Candice’s childhood...

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Billy Elliot
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Billy Elliot October 6 – November 19Music by Elton JohnBook and Lyrics by Lee Hall Winner of both the Tony Award and Olivier Award for Best Musical, Billy Elliot is the inspirational story of a young boy’s fight to make his dream come true as he journeys from the boxing ring to a ballet class where he discovers a passion for dance that unites his family, inspires his community and...

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Merrily We Roll Along
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January 26 – March 11, 2018Music and Lyrics by Stephen SondheimBook by George FurthBased on the play by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart Set over three decades of friendship and business, the landmark musical Merrily We Roll Along charts the highs and lows of the turbulent relationship between three very close friends. Travelling backwards in time from the stark reality of knowing adulthood to the idealistic intentions of inexperienced youth, this...

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Memphis
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April 19 – June 3, 2018Music and Lyrics by David BryanBook and Lyrics by Joe DiPietro From the underground dance clubs of 1950s Memphis, Tennessee, comes the Tony Award winning Best Musical that bursts off the stage with explosive dancing, irresistible songs and a thrilling tale of fame and forbidden love. Inspired by actual events, Memphis is the story of a white radio DJ who wants to change the...

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Meet The Artists
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The Joffrey is pleased to offer “Meet the Artists,” a pre-performance discussion during which you will have the opportunity to meet dancers, visiting choreographers and members of the creative team. Meet the Artists occur during the run of every Joffrey program (except The Nutcracker). Upcoming dates are listed below. Game Changers February 15-26, 2017  Featuring choreographers who have changed the way we see dance, Game...

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the Tempel Lipizzans
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June 18 – September 10, 2017 only Lipizzans Farms, Old Creek Mill History, Art, Music in Motion The Tempel Lipizzans perform classical riding in the tradition of 16th century European riding. Come witness artistry, athleticism and coordination between horse and rider in a unique, live performance. Located in Old Mill Creek, IL on the property of Tempel Farms, Tempel Lipizzans is a full time...

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Mary Poppins
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March 29 – May 28, 2017 Mercury Theater, 3745 N. Southport Everyone’s favorite nanny stars in Disney’s “Supercalifragilistic” magical musical. Disney’s MARY POPPINS is a Supercalifragilistic hit! Combining the best of the original stories by P. L. Travers and the beloved Walt Disney film, the Tony Award-winning MARY POPPINS is everything you’d hope for in a Broadway musical—and like nothing you’d ever expect. Get...

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Marry Me a Little
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April 14 – May 21, 2017 performed at Stage 773, 1221 W. Belmont, Chicago Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim Conceived by Craig Lucas and Norman René Starring and Music Directed by Porchlight Artistic Associate Austin Cook Two urban singles, each alone in their apartment, share a Saturday night of sweet fantasies and deep yearning never knowing that they’re only a floor away from...

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Global Visionaries
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    April 26-May 7, 2017 A work by Alexander Ekman Choreographer: Alexander Ekman Music: TBA Celebrated around the globe for his originality and humor, Swedish choreographer Ekman returns to the Joffrey with his unique cinematic vision. “An inspired joker and true man of the theater,” says the Chicago Sun-Times. The Miraculous Mandarin Choreograher: Yuri Possokhov Music: Béla Bartók Master of invention Possokhov brings...

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HAIR: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical
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July 27 – September 17, 2016 Mercury Theater, 3745 N. Southport, Chicago The Revolutionary Rock Musical Celebrating Love, Life and Freedom A celebration of life, a love letter to freedom, and a passionate cry for hope and change, HAIR defined one generation and continues to inspire today. Join the tribe of the Age of Aquarius for the story of a group of friends choosing...

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Dracula – A Play
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October 7  – November 5, 2017 Mercury Theater, 3745 N. Souhtport, Chicago This Halloween’s most thrilling adventure. Just in time for Halloween, this wildly theatrical work weaves an engaging story of passion, yearning, cruelty and sacrifice. Bram Stoker’s haunting story comes to life as the friends and family of the beautiful Lucy Seward try to discover the cause of her mysterious illness. With the...

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My Son The Waiter, A Jewish Tragedy
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July 6 – August 13th, 2017 North Shore Center For The Performing Arts in Skokie  Joan River’s once  said  “I’ve had three great opening acts in my lifetime:  Billy Crystal, Garry Shandling & Brad Zimmerman.”   This is Brad’s hilarious and inspiring story about the grit & passion it takes to “make it” as an artist & the sweet rewards that come from ever giving...

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Christmas Schooner
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November 24- Dec 31, 2017 Mercury Theater, 3745 N. Southport, Chicago   THE CHRISTMAS SCHOONER sails again at the Mercury! The whole family will enjoy this heart-warming story of the first Christmas tree ship and the family who risked their lives to fill Chicago with the Christmas spirit. The production features a powerful, moving story, an exquisite score of original music and traditional holiday favorites....

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Bible Bingo
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Not Even St. Peter Could Deny This Much Fun In the New Comedy Bible Bingo:  A Comedy with God, Games and Goofy Prizes *Fridays and Saturdays at 8PM   You’ll be laughing so hard, you’ll have to be careful watching your bingo cards! Vicki Quade, creator of the hit comedy, Late Nite Catechism, brings to life a new comedy, Bible Bingo: An Act of Charity…in...

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Late Nite Catechism
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Royal George Theatre, 1641 N. Halsted, Chicago The Best Sister Act Ever! “Hilarious, Well-Written, Inspired”—New York Times “Gloriously Funny“—Chicago Reader “A habit-forming hoot”—Catholic Explorer “Gets a gold star”—New World Call it Loretta Young meets Carol Burnett. This is part catechism class, part stand-up routine. It’s an interactive comedy, one of the longest running shows in Chicago and U.S. theater history.You, the audience member, are...

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Group Theater Tix VIP Events
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At Group Theater Tix, we understand the importance of previewing a show to determine if it is the right fit for your group. Please check this page regularly for our VIP events. SAVE THE DATE: THURSDAY, AUGUST 16-17, 2017 Group Theater Tix, in partnership with the Chicagoland North Shore CVB will host    This year’s  FAM is sponsored, in part by Chicagoland Transportation Solutions!...

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