Tonight's Shows

Showcasing Chicago's best talent in consideration for the Just For Laughs festival in Montreal, Canada! This evening's line-up:

Brittani Yawn Andy Buldoc Yazmin Ramos Case Blackwell Brittany Flynn Bill Stern

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10:00 PM
Junk Drawer

The Junk Drawer is for any kind of performance! Improv, sketch, music, solo, acting, dance, speech, stand up, and whatever doesn’t fit anywhere else – it all goes right into...

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Upcoming Shows

Date/Time Show

March 26, 2019

5:30 PM

Just For Laughs Characters Showcase

March 26, 2019

8:00 PM

Phantom Pilots

March 26, 2019

10:00 PM

Junk Drawer

March 27, 2019

5:30 PM

Just For Laughs Characters Showcase

March 27, 2019

8:00 PM

Leftovers presents: FRESH MEAT

March 27, 2019

10:00 PM

New Hearts Club

March 28, 2019

8:00 PM

Queer Eye: The Musical Parody

March 28, 2019

10:00 PM

Mom's Basement

March 29, 2019

8:00 PM

Queer Eye: The Musical Parody

March 29, 2019

10:00 PM

HoT Comedy Hour

March 30, 2019

7:00 PM

Lemonade Stand

March 30, 2019

9:00 PM

Queer Eye: The Musical Parody

March 30, 2019

10:30 PM

PREACH

March 31, 2019

6:00 PM

Nite Brunch

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!!!

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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