Tonight's Shows

6:00 PM
Nite Brunch

This show is a veritable BRUNCH BUFFET of comedy and music – from stand up, to solo sketch, to musicians of all kinds. It’s a new variety every week, always carefully...

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$10
7:30 PM
Free For All

9:15 PM
Kaleidoscope

The Kaleidoscope is an experiment where friends and strangers get together and perform. Every week, three improvisers will form teams with whom they have never performed to create teams that...

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Upcoming Shows

Date/Time Show

September 22, 2019

6:00 PM

Nite Brunch

September 22, 2019

7:30 PM

Free For All

September 22, 2019

9:15 PM

Kaleidoscope

September 23, 2019

8:00 PM

THE MIXER

September 23, 2019

10:00 PM

Comedy For A Cause

September 24, 2019

8:00 PM

Phantom Pilots

September 24, 2019

10:00 PM

Outside Amy Schumer

September 25, 2019

8:00 PM

Circles

September 25, 2019

10:00 PM

HEATWAVE

September 26, 2019

10:00 PM

Mom's Basement

September 27, 2019

8:00 PM

RESILIENT

September 27, 2019

10:00 PM

HoT Comedy Hour

September 28, 2019

7:00 PM

Lemonade Stand

September 28, 2019

9:00 PM

Saucy Saturdays

Recent News

2019 is the Year of Chicago Theatre!

Monday, January 21, 2019

The Belmont Theater District is thrilled to be partnering with the Mayor’s Office, the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, and the League of Chicago Theatres...

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Incubator Auditions 2019!!!

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 open Saturday, May 4th at Noon. Slots are emailed Monday, May...

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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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