Chicago Theatre District

The Chicago Theatre District is a hub for Broadway productions.
Experience the best Broadway shows, musicals, and plays in Chicago, Illinois. Chicago’s theaters are treasure troves of artistic expression waiting to be discovered. Exciting shows are year-round at five distinct venues: Nederlander Theatre, CIBC Theatre, Auditorium Theatre, Cadillac Palace Theatre, and Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place. Find your favorite Broadway shows, plays,  musicals, family showscomedy shows, or concerts, and buy verified theater tickets at the lowest price. Don’t miss the most famous theatre shows this season!

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List Of Theatres

Check out the list of theaters and plays currently playing in theaters
# Venue Name
Address Upcoming Shows
Current Show
1 Auditorium Theatre - IL 60605, 50 East Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL, US 12
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Apr 17, 2024 7:30 PM
2 Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place 60611, 175 E. Chestnut Street, Chicago, IL, US 43
How I Learned What I Learned
Apr 20, 2024 7:30 PM
3 Cadillac Palace 60602, 151 W Randolph Street, Chicago, IL, US 140
Death Becomes Her
Apr 30, 2024 7:30 PM
4 CIBC Theatre 60603, 18 West Monroe Street, Chicago, IL, US 28
Leslie Odom Jr.
Apr 20, 2024 7:30 PM
5 Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts 60601, 24 West Randolph Street, Chicago, IL, US 229
Mamma Mia!
Apr 30, 2024 7:00 PM

About Theaters

Broadway In Chicago is a theatrical production company. It was formed in July 2000 by the Nederlander Organization to present touring Broadway productions in Chicago. It currently manages programming at five historic theaters. Occasionally, it presents tryouts and world premieres.

  • Economic impact: Since 2001, Broadway In Chicago has attended over 6.5 million people. Broadway In Chicago is located in Chicago’s Theater District and is currently the fifth-largest tourist attraction in Chicago. Approximately 42% of audiences are from out-of-state, and of these out-of-town patrons, 82% attribute the production as the main reason for their visit to Chicago. Broadway In Chicago provides over 7,500 jobs and has an annual economic impact of over $635 million. In addition, Broadway In Chicago audiences spend more than $75 million at local restaurants and account for 500,000 hotel room occupancies each year, which is 6% of Chicago’s annual total of hotel rooms used.

Broadway In Chicago also contributes to various public benefits by providing complimentary tickets to many charitable organizations and the Chicago Public Schools. Other public benefits include a field trip reward program, special access programs for seniors, and discounted programs for many of Chicago’s youth groups. Wikipedia.

Theaters

Broadway In Chicago operates five venues in downtown Chicago: the CIBC Theatre (18 W. Monroe St.), James M. Nederlander Theatre (24 W. Randolph St.), Cadillac Palace Theatre (151 W. Randolph St.), the Auditorium Theatre (50 E. Ida B. Wells Dr.), and the Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place (175 E. Chestnut St.)

Chicago Theatre District Map

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List Of All Theatres
A-Z List Of All Theatres in Chicago, IUL
Albert Ivar Goodman Theatre
location 60601, 170 North Dearborn St, Chicago, IL, US
Upcoming Shows: 26
Arie Crown Theater
location 60616, 2301 Lake Shore Dr At Mccormick Place, Chicago, IL, US
Upcoming Shows: 5
Athenaeum Theatre - IL
location 60657, 2936 North Southport Avenue, Chicago, IL, US
Upcoming Shows: 8
Auditorium Theatre - IL
location 60605, 50 East Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL, US
Upcoming Shows: 33
Briar Street Theatre
location 60657, 3133 N Halsted, Chicago, IL, US
Upcoming Shows: 320
Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place
location 60611, 175 E. Chestnut Street, Chicago, IL, US
Upcoming Shows: 43
Cadillac Palace
location 60602, 151 W Randolph Street, Chicago, IL, US
Upcoming Shows: 140
Center Theatre At North Shore Center For The Performing Arts
location 60077, 9501 North Skokie Boulevard, Skokie, IL, US
Upcoming Shows: 43
Chicago Symphony Center
location 60604, 220 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL, US
Upcoming Shows: 55
CIBC Theatre
location 60603, 18 West Monroe Street, Chicago, IL, US
Upcoming Shows: 31
Copernicus Center
location 60630, 5216 West Lawrence Avenue, Chicago, IL, US
Upcoming Shows: 10
Courtyard Theater at Chicago Shakespeare Theatre
location 60611, 800 East Grand Avenue, Chicago, IL, US
Upcoming Shows: 35
Des Plaines Theatre
location 60016, 1476 Miner St, Des Plaines, IL, US
Upcoming Shows: 37
Donny's Skybox Theatre at Second City - Chicago
location 60614, 230 W. North Ave, Chicago, IL, US
Upcoming Shows: 43
Drury Lane Theatre Oakbrook Terrace
location 60181, 100 Drury Ln, Oakbrook Terrace, IL, US
Upcoming Shows: 154
Ensemble Theater At Steppenwolf Theatre
location 60614, 1650 North Halsted Street, Chicago, IL, US
Upcoming Shows: 21
Fisher Theatre - MI
location 48202, 3011w Grand Blvd #f100, Detroit, MI, US
Upcoming Shows: 116
Genesee Theatre
location 60085, 203 N. Genesee St, Waukegan, IL, US
Upcoming Shows: 16
Harris Theater
location 60601, 205 E. Randolph, Chicago, IL, US
Upcoming Shows: 5
Lyric Opera House - IL
location 60606, 20 North Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL, US
Upcoming Shows: 40
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List Of Shows Now Playing
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Upcoming Shows: 6
Auditorium Theatre - IL
Apr 17, 2024 7:30 PM
How I Learned What I Learned
How I Learned What I Learned
Upcoming Shows: 18
Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place
Apr 20, 2024 7:30 PM
Leslie Odom Jr.
Leslie Odom Jr.
Upcoming Shows: 1
CIBC Theatre
Apr 20, 2024 7:30 PM
South Chicago Dance Theatre
South Chicago Dance Theatre
Upcoming Shows: 1
Auditorium Theatre - IL
Apr 27, 2024 7:30 PM
Mamma Mia!
Mamma Mia!
Upcoming Shows: 24
Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts
Apr 30, 2024 7:00 PM
The Simon & Garfunkel Story
The Simon & Garfunkel Story
Upcoming Shows: 8
CIBC Theatre
Apr 30, 2024 7:00 PM
Death Becomes Her
Death Becomes Her
Upcoming Shows: 39
Cadillac Palace
Apr 30, 2024 7:30 PM
An Evening with Alan Ruck and Screening of Ferris Bueller's Day Off
An Evening with Alan Ruck and Screening of Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Upcoming Shows: 1
Auditorium Theatre - IL
May 2, 2024 7:30 PM
Bluey's Big Play
Bluey's Big Play
Upcoming Shows: 5
Auditorium Theatre - IL
May 3, 2024 6:00 PM
Hatsune Miku
Hatsune Miku
Upcoming Shows: 1
Auditorium Theatre - IL
May 14, 2024 8:00 PM
Golden Girls: The Laughs Continue
Golden Girls: The Laughs Continue
Upcoming Shows: 50
Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place
May 15, 2024 7:00 PM
Rain - A Tribute to The Beatles
Rain - A Tribute to The Beatles
Upcoming Shows: 6
CIBC Theatre
May 17, 2024 7:30 PM
Beetlejuice - The Musical
Beetlejuice - The Musical
Upcoming Shows: 8
Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts
May 21, 2024 7:00 PM
Sofia Nino de Rivera
Sofia Nino de Rivera
Upcoming Shows: 1
Auditorium Theatre - IL
May 24, 2024 8:00 PM
John Cusack
John Cusack
Upcoming Shows: 1
Auditorium Theatre - IL
May 31, 2024 7:30 PM
High Fidelity - Film
High Fidelity - Film
Upcoming Shows: 1
Auditorium Theatre - IL
May 31, 2024 7:30 PM
Rhett and Link
Rhett and Link
Upcoming Shows: 1
Auditorium Theatre - IL
Jun 1, 2024 8:00 PM
Six The Musical
Six The Musical
Upcoming Shows: 48
Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts
Jun 4, 2024 7:00 PM
Tye Tribbett
Tye Tribbett
Upcoming Shows: 1
Auditorium Theatre - IL
Jun 6, 2024 7:30 PM
The Kite Runner - Theatrical Production
The Kite Runner - Theatrical Production
Upcoming Shows: 17
CIBC Theatre
Jun 11, 2024 7:30 PM
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