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Blue Man Group, open run, Briar Street Theatre

Thirsty! open run, Apollo Theater

The Winner . . .of Our Discontent, open run, Second City

Spamilton, open run, Royal George Theatre

Sycamore, through April 29, Raven Theatre

Objects in the Mirror, April 29 through June 4, Goodman Theatre

King of the Yees, through April 30, Goodman Theatre

Born Yesterday, through April 30, Greenhouse Theater Center

Much Ado About Nothing, through April 30, Conservatory

Black Pearl: A Tribute To Josephine Baker, May 6 through June 25, Black Ensemble Theater

The Great and Terrible Wizard of Oz, through May 7, Chopin Theatre

Beyond Caring, through May 7, Lookingglass Theatre

The Most Happy Fella, through May 7, No Exit Cafe

Rent, May 9 through May 14, Oriental Theatre

Queen, through May 14, Victory Gardens Theater

For Peter Pan on Her 70th Birthday, through May 20, Shattered Globe Theatre

Linda Vista, through May 21, Steppenwolf Theatre

Marry Me A LIttle, through May 21, Porchlight Music Theatre
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The Firebirds Take the Field, through May 27, Rivendell Theatre

Hookman, through May 27, Steep Theatre

The Liar, through May 27, Athenaeum Theatre

Mary Poppins, through May 28, Mercury Theater Chicago

Jesus Christ Superstar, through May 28, Paramount Theatre in Aurora

Forty-Two Stories, through May 28, City Lit Theater

Never the Milk and Honey, through May 28, The Greenhouse Theater Center

3C, through June 4, Red Orchid Theatre

The Wiz, through June 11, Apollo Theater

Motherhood Out Loud, through June 11, Oil Lamp Theater

Not About Nightingales, through June 17, Raven Theatre

Chicago, through June 18, Drury Lane Theatre

She Loves Me, through June 18, Marriott Theatre in Lincolnshire

The Mystery of Love and Sex, through July 9, Writers Theatre

Paradise Blue, through July 23, TimeLine Theatre

Tony n' Tina's Wedding, through September 2, Chicago Theatre Works

Aladdin, through September 10, Cadillac Palace Theatre

Hamilton, through September 17, 2017, PrivateBank Theatre
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IN THE SPOTLIGHT . . .
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Race Through Wrigleyville (for Cubs Charities), April 29, beginning and ending at Wrigley Field

EN MAS': Carnival and Performance Art of the Caribbean, May 1 through August 13, DuSable Museum

2017 Margaret Burroughs Centennial Film Series, beginning May 2, DuSable Museum

Stars On Ice, May 6, Allstate Arena

Chicago Beer Classic, May 6, Soldier Field

Chicago Critics Film Festival, May 12 through May 18, Music Box Theatre

Odysseo (presented by Cavalia), through May 14, under the White Big Top at Soldier Field

Beer Under Glass, May 18, Garfield Park Conservatory

Exhibitionism (The Rolling Stones exhibit), through July 30, Navy Pier

Memoria Presente: An Artistic Journey (exhibit), through August 13, National Museum of Mexican Art
THEATER
CONCERTS
ASSORTED ACTIVITIES
Lakeside (with Mark Woods, Jr.), April 27, The Promontory

Chris Brown (with special guests 50 Cent, OT Genasis, Fabolous & Kap G.), April 28, Allstate Arena

Kool & The Gang, April 28, The Venue at Horseshoe Casino
American Heart Association's "Most Powerful Voices" Gospel Concert, featuring Tasha Cobbs, April 29, House of Hope

Close To You: The Music of The Carpenters, April 30, Arcada Theatre

The xx, May 1, Aragon Ballroom

Trey Songz, May 4, House of Blues

Euge Groove, May 6, The Montrose Room

A Mother's Day Celebration featuring Kirk Franklin, Shirley Caesar, Marvin Sapp, May 12, Star Plaza Theatre

Kenny (Babyface) Edmonds, Brandy, After 7, May 13, Arie Crown Theater

Mother's Day Extravaganza starring Tamar Braxton, Ginuwine, Avant, Tank, Dave Hollister, Donell Jones, May 13, Star Plaza Theatre

Daryl Hall & John Oates and Tears For Fears, May 15, Allstate Arena

Barry Manilow, May 17, Allstate Arena

Norah Jones, May 20-21, Chicago Theatre

Christopher Cross, May 22, City Winery

Jody Watley, May 25, The Promontory

George Benson and Kenny G, May 26, Chicago Theatre

Mel Brooks Live on Stage, May 27, Chicago Theatre

Jermaine Dupri Presents SoSoSUMMER 17 Tour, May 28, Chicago Theatre

Neil Diamond, May 28, United Center
Lewis Black, April 28, Chicago Theatre

Typhanie Monique, April 28, Winter's Jazz Club

Lynyrd Skynyrd, April 28, Star Plaza Theatre

Mary Wilson, April 29, Arcada Theatre

Bill Maher, April 29 and May 6, Chicago Theatre


         (Go From "I Don't Know" To Being In The Know)
The exhibit EN MAS': Carnival and Performance Art of the Caribbean will be on display at DuSable Museum, beginning May 1.
Spamilton, the hilarious musical that spoofs the world-renowned Hamilton, has an open run at the Royal George Theatre.
The popular, long-running Tony n' Tina's Wedding, a Chicago favorite, will be presented at Chicago Theatre Works through September 2.
The 2017 version of "Stars On Ice" comes to Allstate Arena on May 6.
The 20-year anniversary national tour of the musical RENT stops in Chicago for performances at the Oriental Theatre from May 9 through May 14. Since the rock musical opened on Broadway in 1996, the Pulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-winning production has affected the lives of millions of fans who have embraced its message of joy, hope and a big dose of encouragement in the face of adversity. In an energetic reimagining of Puccini's La BohèmeRENT highlights an extraordinary year in the lives of seven artists who are trying to make their dreams come true without selling out and not forgetting to "measure your life in love." For more information and tickets, go to www.broadwayinchicago.com.  
Entertainer and host of HBO's Real Time With Bill Maher appears at Chicago Theatre on April 29 and May 6.