Sorry! You missed How to Catch Creation at Albert Goodman Theater

Unfortunately, we don't have any information about upcoming performances of this show. Maybe we can interest you with something similar from the options below...

You might also like

Until Jun 23, 2019

Matilda - The Musical

Matilda The Musical continues to thrill and is the perfect naughty treat for children and adults, revolting or otherwise.

Until Jul 14, 2019

Ms. Blakk for President

Inspired by the true story of America's first black drag queen presidential candidate

Until Jun 30, 2019


star ratingstar ratingstar ratingstar rating

The most uplifting piece of new British musical theatre!


170 North Dearborn St, Chicago, IL 60601

How to Catch Creation Poster

How to Catch Creation

Closed February 24, 2019

[Anderson's] word play is captivating

Perform Ink

Why See How to Catch Creation?


The World Premiere Of How To Catch Creation

Winner of the Lorraine Hansberry Award amongst other accolades, playwright Christina Anderson has drawn much critical acclaim for her powerful mediations on relationships and the human condition. Her latest work comes to life under the direction of NYC-based performance artist and theater director Niegel Smith as part of the Goodman Theater's 2019 season. 

How To Catch Creation is a thought-provoking drama that explores the act of creating and its manifestations in life, family, parenthood and art. It's story of love, heartbreak, longing and weathering life's storms as told through the eyes of a black, queer and feminist writer whose life changes when her partner announces some unexpected and life-changing news that echoes over four decades. Poetic and deeply moving, the complex portrait of the finding and following of passions resonates with tenderness, grace and humanity. 

show content hide content

Additional Information


Opening night: 19 January 2019

What you thought

2 reviews, average rating: (4.0 Stars)

4.0 star rating

Leslie Shear: “Totally engaging ”

The acting was excellent, story compelling and thought-provoking. I had... more

Roger Conner: “As Confusing as Creation”

My wife and I in our 80s are probably too old to tune into the fluid relationships... more

Read all reviews Write a review


Venue home

Venue home







Additional Information

seating chart
SeatingSeating map

Spread the word

Sound good to you? Share this page on social media and let your friends know about How to Catch Creation at Albert Goodman Theater.

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 Albert Goodman Theater and/or How to Catch Creation as well as all associated graphics, logos, and/or other trademarks, tradenames or copyrights are the property of the Albert Goodman Theater and/or How to Catch Creation and are used herein for factual descriptive purposes only. We are in no way associated with or authorized by the Albert Goodman Theater and/or How to Catch Creation 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.