Tonight's Shows

Thirsty for some good ass improv? Great! We have an open bar (stage) and we’re serving up some signature drinks (improv)! ***To clarify, we’re BYOB and do not have a bar...

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ATTENTION: Undergrads, Post-grads, and PEOPLE JUST TRYING TO HAVE A GOOD TIME! The HOTTEST college show in town is here to bring you Chicago's FINEST stand-up comedy. Don't miss a new show...

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Upcoming Shows

Date/Time Show

November 13, 2018 - November 27, 2018

8:00 PM

Phantom Pilots

November 15, 2018

8:00 PM

THIRSTY THURSDAY

November 15, 2018

10:00 PM

Undergrad Underground

November 16, 2018

8:00 PM

Doubles

November 16, 2018

10:00 PM

College Improv Night

November 17, 2018

7:00 PM

The Up Next Sketch Show

November 17, 2018

9:00 PM

Weekend RECESS

November 18, 2018

6:00 PM

Nite Brunch

November 18, 2018

7:30 PM

The Free For All

November 18, 2018

9:15 PM

Silly Point Sundays

November 19, 2018

10:00 PM

THE MIXER

November 20, 2018

8:00 PM

Phantom Pilots

November 20, 2018

10:00 PM

Sketch on the Rocks

November 20, 2018

10:00 PM

Sketch on the Rocks

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:

RESILIENT and Rape...

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