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Blue Man Group, open run, Briar Street Theatre

Wonderful Town, September 10 through October 16, Goodman Theatre

Bloodshot, through September 10, The Greenhouse Theater Center

The Good Person of Szechwan, through September 11, A Red Orchid Theatre

Dementia Me, through September 12, Den Theatre

Man in the Ring, September 15 through October 16, Court Theatre

The Bardy Bunch, September 15 through November 20, Mercury Theater Chicago

1776, through September 17, Mary's Attic

Three Hotels, through September 17, Athenaeum Theatre

good friday, through September 17, Oracle Theatre

Sister Cities, through September 18, The Den Theatre

Oh Coward!, through September 18, Athenaeum Theatre

Cheers Live On Stage, September 20 through October 23, Broadway Playhouse

The Anton Chekhov Book Club, through September 23, Stage 773

Ultra American: A Patriot Act, through September 25, Silk Road Rising

Weekend Comedy, through September 25, Oil Lamp Theater

Rose, through September 25, The Greenhouse Theater Center

Dutchman and TRANSit, through September 25, The Greenhouse Theater Center

12 Angry Jurors, through September 25, Oil Lamp Theater

RejecTED, through September 30, Under The Gun Theater

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Love Jones The Musical (starring Raheem Devaughn, Chrisette Michelle, Marsha Ambrosius, Lyfe Jennings, Musiq Soulchild and M C Lyte), September 30 through October 2, Arie Crown Theater

Thee Trinity, through October 1, Royal George Theatre

Das Rheingold, October 1 through October 22, Lyric Opera

The Black Slot, through October 2, Raven Theatre

Amour, through October 8, Athenaeum Theatre

I Do Today, through October 9, The Greenhouse Theater Center

Next To Normal, through October 9, BoHo Theatre

Bakersfield Mist, through October 15, Stage 773

How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, through October 16, Marriott Theatre in Lincolnshire

Naperville, through October 16, Theater Wit

Smokey Joe's Cafe, through October 23, Drury Lane Theatre

Mamma Mia!, through October 30, Paramount Theatre in Aurora
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"Tuesdays on the Terrace" (Corey Wilkes), September 6, Museum of Contemporary Art

"Disney On Ice Presents Dare To Dream," September 7-11, United Center

German-American Fest, September 9-11, Lincoln and Leland avenues

19th Annual Chicago Football Classic (Clark Atlanta University vs. Central State University), September 10, Soldier Field

Brandy, Mariel Hemingway, Caroline Manzo, Monica & More at Women's Expo, September 10-11, Donald E. Stephens Convention Center

3rd Annual Fifth Star Awards, September 14, a free event at Millennium Park. Honorees include Buddy Guy, Victor Skrebneski, Jackie Taylor, Carlos Tortolero, The Second City. Presenters include Shemekia Copeland, Cindy Crawford, Chester Gregory and Fred Willard.

Jazzin' at the Shedd, each Wednesday at 5 p.m. through September 14, Shedd Aquarium 

Riot Fest (featuring The Flaming Lips, Morrissey, The Original Misfits and others), September 16-18, Douglas Park (www.riotfest.org)

The Devil's Ball, September 23, Auditorium Theatre

"Cole Porter 125: A Birthday Celebration," September 24, Auditorium Theatre

Kerry James Marshall: Mastry (exhibit), through September 25, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago

"Christopher Kimball Live" (founder of America's Test Kitchen and Milk Street Kitchen), September 29, Cadillac Palace Theatre

Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Theater ("Flamenco Passion"), September 29, Auditorium Theatre

"Adler After Dark," through December 15, Adler Planetarium

The Secret Lives of Objects (exhibit), through 2016, Chicago History Museum
THEATER
CONCERTS
ASSORTED ACTIVITIES
Kenya & Shana Tucker, September 9, The Promontory

Bryan Adams, September 15, FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island

Cedric The Entertainer, September 16, The Venue at Horseshoe Casino
Tommy James & The Shondells, September 24, Arcada Theatre

Yusuf/Cat Stevens: "A Cat's Attic" (one night only acoustic tour), September 30, Oriental Theatre

"Battle of the Saxes" (starring David Sanborn and Mindi Abair), September 30, The Venue at Horseshoe Casino

Rita Morena, October 2, Arcada Theatre

Drake & Future ("Summer Sixteen Tour"), October 5, United Center

Jackie Evancho, October 7, Star Plaza Theatre

Toni Braxton (with special guest Joe), October 16, Arie Crown Theater
George Thorogood & The Destroyers with special guest Damon Fowler, September 16, Genesee Theatre in Waukegan

Sammy Adams, September 16, House of Blues

Stephanie Mills and Eric Benét, September 17, Arie Crown Theater

ZZ Top (with special guest Gov't Mule), September 17, Rosemont Theatre

Alice Cooper, September 22, Genesee Theatre in Waukegan

Rickey Smiley & Friends (featuring JB Smoove, K Dubb, Wildcat), September 24, Arie Crown Theater


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The popular "Disney On Ice Presents Dare To Dream" showcases its host of characters at the United Center from September 7 through September 11.
The Emmy Award-winning show Cheers, one of television's most beloved shows that became must-see TV in the '80s and early '90s, has been resurrected and has found a new home in the theater. With new characters portraying Diane, Sam, Carla, Cliff, Norm and the rest of the gang, the recreation of the long-running sitcom will be showcased at Broadway Playhouse, beginning September 20 and continuing through October 23. The successful combination of slapstick comedy, romance and drama that characterized the TV show will be brought to the stage to highlight the antics from the bar in a Boston basement. For tickets and more information, go to www.broadwayinchicago. 
Musical performers Detour, Gina Gibson Trio and Petra VanNuis will close the 2016 version of Jazzin' at the Shedd on September 14 at the Shedd Aquarium.
Yusuf/Cat Stevens, the legendary singer/songwriter, brings his "A Cat's Attic" tour to the Oriental Theatre on September 30 to celebrate his 50-year anniversary in entertainment.
The Sones de México Ensemble will be among the performers at the 3rd Annual Fifth Star Awards on September 14 at Millennium Park.
The Marriott Theatre in Lincolnshire presents How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying through October 16.