The magic Parlour

Now On Sale through July 2017

An intimate evening of classic magic with Houdini himself, in the historic Palmer House Hilton Hotel. Award-winning, third-generation magician Dennis Watkins delivers an evening of sophisticated tom-foolery in one of the Windy City's most unique entertainment experiences.



United FLight 232

September 1 - October 21, 2017

2016 Joseph Jefferson Awards for Best Production of a Play (midsize) and Best Ensemble

Drawing on the interviews and research conducted by Evanston author Laurence Gonzales for his critically acclaimed book, Flight 232: A Story of Disaster and Survival, this original play is a reflection on how to comprehend tragedy and celebrate human ingenuity in the face of overwhelming challenges.

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The nutcracker

November 3 - December 30, 2017!

We bring this wholly original, ballet-free show back year after year because it truly has something for everyone.The show is fast-paced, beautifully choreographed, family-friendly, and moving for even those of us that might be on the grinch’s side from time to time. Celebrate with Clara as she battles the Rat King and saves the holidays for her grieving family.

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Hatfield & Mccoy

January 19 – March 11, 2018

Murder and moonshine! Hoe-Downs and Holy Rollin’! Inspired by the true story of the famous families at war.  Gunplay and romance erupt between the Hatfields and McCoys, served up with a heaping helping of bluegrass and bloody revenge. On the border of Kentucky and West Virginia, North and South, Fact and Fiction, two cabins both alike in dignity wage a war of words and bullets.

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Plus, you'll enjoy early access to in-demand tickets, fully flexible dates, and discounts on extra tickets for friends!




Ellen Bond, Union Spy

March 30 - May 20, 2018

Mary Bowser is the (real!) freedwoman who risked it all to go undercover as "Ellen Bond, dim-witted but able" house slave inside the Confederate White House. "Ellen" cooks, cleans, and uses her photographic memory to collect military intel.  This action-packed new seriocomedy also features contemporary music and dance, illuminating Mary’s exhilarating visions for the end of the Confederacy and the future of America.


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 Memberships to The House are now available. (These are our Season tickets, and will save you big while giving you total flexibility)!

Single tickets go on sale June 30th for United Flight 232 and fall performances of The Magic Parlour.


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