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*Below is a list of shows currently playing in the Chicagoland area, along with a star rating. The ratings run from zero stars (the lowest) to 4 stars (the highest).

*A (G) next to the title indicates the show is appropriate for families. The full review is linked to the show title.

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Current Productions



Admissions May 26 (Theater Wit)
Adventures of Augie March June 94(Court Theatre)
Algorithm Nation Open Run (Second City-Main Stage)
August Bush: The Musical (G) June 2(ParamountTheatre)
Blue Man Group Open Run(Briar Street Theatre)
Chicago Magic Lounge(G) Open Run(Chicago Magic Lounge)
Children,The June 9 (Steppenwolf [Downstairs]Theater
Emma [Soon] July 14(Lifeline Theatre)
Falsettos [Soon] Open Run(Nederlander Theater)
Footloose June 2(Marriott Theatre)
Grinning From Fear to Fear Open Run ( Second City e.t.c.)
Hamlet June 9(Chicago Shakespeare[Courtyard] Theatre)
How To Succeed In Business [Soon] July 27(Music Theater Works)
If I Forget [Soon] July 7(Victory Gardens)
Into The Breeches June 16(Northlight Theatre)
Love, Chaos & Dinner [Soon] Open Run(Teatro ZinZanni)
Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein [Soon] June 16(LookingglassTheater)
Matilda (G) June 23(Drury Lane Theatre)
Medieval Times(G) Open Run (Colossal Stone Castle)
Miracle (G) Open Run(Royal George Theatre[Main Stage])
Ms. Blakk For President [Soon] Open Run(Steppenwolf (Upstairs) Theater)
Next To Normal June 16(Writers[Nicholas]Theatre)
Number, A June 9 (Writers Theatre [Gillian])
Six [Soon] June 30 (Chicago Shakespeare Theater [The Yard])
She The People June 2 (2nd City  UP Comedy Club)
Style and Grace [Soon] June 30(Black Ensemble Theater[BET])
Volta(CirqueduSoliel)(G) July 6(Soldier Field)
West Side Story June 12(Lyric Opera)
Winter’s Tale, A June 9(Goodman[Albert] Theater)




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