News and reviews
The actor steps out of Nina Raine's play at the Guthrie and directly into the same role, with a new family and director, at Steppenwolf.
The poet Dylan Thomas drinks his way across America in Sidney Michaels's 1964 play.
A remount of the Neo-Futurists' 2011 production reflecting on the Iroquois Theatre tragedy has only been burnished in the interim.
Naomi Iizuka's blend of Greek myth and street vérité is powerfully acted and immersively staged in First Floor Theater's production.
Holiday show reviews
From venerable classics to new alternatives, these are some of the best Chicago theater and comedy shows to see this holiday season.
One of Santa's not-so-little helpers goes on a big adventure in the musical adaptation of the Will Ferrell movie.
Despite the title, this new holiday revue is heavier on contemporary winter's tunes than traditional.
A new stage adaptation hews cleverly but almost too closely to the classic TV special.
Actor John McGinty stars in Steppenwolf's Tribes
Theater shows in Chicago: reviews and comprehensive listings of plays and musicals
Interviews and features
The best shows in Chicago theater right now.
The 16 shows we're most looking forward to.
The former SNL star on show business and her new solo show at Theater Wit.
The writing duo on finding the ’50s.