An independent show guide not a venue or show. All tickets 100% guaranteed, some are resale, prices may be above face value. We're an independent show guide not a venue or show. We sell primary, discount and resale tickets, all 100% guaranteed prices may be above face value. We are an independent show guide not a venue or show. We sell primary, discount and resale tickets, all 100% guaranteed and they may be priced above or below face value.

location

Navy Pier, 800 East Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611

Venue home

Venue home

location

Location

restaurantsDiningRestaurants
parking

Parking

hotels

Hotels

seating chart
SeatingSeating map
venue location restaurants parking hotels seating map
  • The Enigmatist

    Until Jun 30, 2024

  • Corduroy

    Jun 18 - Jul 14, 2024

  • The Lord of the Rings

    Jul 19 - Sep 1, 2024

  • Henry V

    Sep 6 - Oct 6, 2024

  • Pericles

    Oct 20 - Dec 8, 2024

The Enigmatist Poster

The Enigmatist

Until June 30, 2024

The mysterious and bewildering magician and maker of crosswords for the New York Times is bringing his hit show, The Enigmatist to Chicago this summer. David Kwong is ready to rock your mind and make you question everything you thought you knew about puzzles as he invites you on a journey through the land of brain teasers and cryptology. Don't forget to figure out the puzzle walls in the lobby before the show starts!

Corduroy Poster

Corduroy

June 18 - July 14, 2024

A delightful adaptation of the beloved children's books, don't miss this summer engagement of Corduroy at the Chicago Shakespeare Theatre! Aimed at ages three and up, the production is designed to keep the little ones entertained and engaged with physical comedy, circus elements, song and dance, as well as important life lessons concerning unconditional love and empathy.

The Lord of the Rings Poster

The Lord of the Rings

July 19 - September 1, 2024

After a hugely successful run across the pond, the hit musical The Lord of the Rings is coming to Chicago this summer. Journey to Middle Earth with creator and director Paul Hart as the cast takes you on the epic quest from the Shire to the perilous Mount Doom, via way of Moria and Lothlorien and beyond. Don't miss out on joining the Fellowship on their epic adventure, get your tickets now before they sell out!

Henry V Poster

Henry V

September 6 - October 6, 2024

CST's well versed artistic director Edward Hall stages his epic production of Shakespeare's famous finale to The Henriad, Henry V. With a distinguished resume, having previously directed Shakespeare in New York, London's West End and on tours around the world, Hall brings an expertise in bringing Shakespeare's famous stories to modern audiences.

Pericles Poster

Pericles

October 20 - December 8, 2024

The United Kingdom's prestigious Royal Shakespeare Company begin a new association with Chicago Shakespeare Theatre by bringing William Shakespeare's classic, lesser known play, Pericles, to the stage! Fresh from a string performances in Shakespeare's hometown of Stratford-Upon-Avon, RSC's artistic director Tamara Harvey's brand new production will be the 100th international production at the Chicago Shakespeare Theatre.

Chicago Shakespeare Theater

venue exterior

Navy Pier, 800 East Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611

  • Year opened: 1986
  • Disabled access
  • In-house bar

Chicago Shakespeare Theater is a non-profit theater company which holds over 600 annual performances throughout most of the year. The company re-located in 1997 to Navy Pier and now hosts the largest youth and family-orientated arts-in-education program in the state of Illinois - the "Team Shakespeare" program. The theater has won many awards, including 77 Joseph Jefferson awards, 3 Laurence Olivier Awards and the 2008 Regional Theatre Tony Award.

show content hide content

About Chicago-Theater.com: We are an independent show guide not a venue or show. We sell primary, discount and resale tickets which may be priced above or below face value.

Venue home

Venue home

location

Location

restaurantsDiningRestaurants
parking

Parking

hotels

Hotels

seating chart
SeatingSeating map

Spread the word

Sound good to you? Share this page on social media and let your friends know about it.

Keep up to date

I want email news and updates for events in my area! Read how we protect your data.

Please note: The term Chicago Shakespeare Theater as well as all associated graphics, logos, and/or other trademarks, tradenames or copyrights are the property of the Chicago Shakespeare Theater and are used herein for factual descriptive purposes only. We are in no way associated with or authorized by the Chicago Shakespeare Theater and neither that entity nor any of its affiliates have licensed or endorsed us to sell tickets, goods and or services in conjunction with their events.