Tonight's Shows

A big, warm, sketch show you can bring your parents to, centered around positive relationships between friends and family. Friends with Benedicts is a collaboration of writers and actors who...

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9:00 PM
Saucy Saturdays

Playground Teams come together to create improv as good as your grandma's cookin'!!! Grab a date, a bottle of wine, and come see what Michelin's been missin'!* And, see if...

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Wanna party in the Chicago comedy scene like it’s 1999? Tired of underage twinks asking for cigarettes when all you want is to smoke in peace? Looking for...

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$15

Upcoming Shows

Date/Time Show

June 22, 2018 - June 23, 2018

10:30 PM

GayCo Presents: P.ride C.omedy P.arty

June 23, 2018

7:00 PM

Friends With Benedicts

June 23, 2018

9:00 PM

Saucy Saturdays

Barnacle
Sam Hill
Cop Squad

June 23, 2018

10:30 PM

GayCo Presents: P.ride C.omedy P.arty

June 24, 2018

6:00 PM

Nite Brunch

June 24, 2018

7:30 PM

The Free For All

June 24, 2018

9:15 PM

Silly Point Sundays

June 25, 2018

8:00 PM

Encircle

Compliment Queens

June 25, 2018

10:00 PM

THE MIXER

June 26, 2018

8:00 PM

Sketch on the Rocks

June 26, 2018

10:15 PM

312

June 27, 2018

8:00 PM

The New New Show

June 27, 2018

10:00 PM

Give Me Five

Velvet Maserati
Nature Baby
Regular Girl

June 28, 2018

8:00 PM

Word Brothel

Recent News

Incubator Auditions!!!

Monday, May 8, 2017

The Playground Theater is once again holding auditions for the Incubator Program.

Audition slots are assigned via lottery.

The lottery will close on Friday at noon and results will be sent out...

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Womyn’s Workshop Series

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

The Playground Theater is excited to announce its new Womyn’s Workshop Series.

Open to all female-identifying performers.

The series will be comprised of various workshops to strengthen each performer’s artistic voice...

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Playground Philanthropy

Friday, January 13, 2017

The Playground has formed a lot of partnerships with some pretty great philanthropic organizations.  The following is a list of shows we have going on and the philanthropies they support:

 

Undergrad Underground...

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